Stress – Coping Strategies for a Happier Year

Stress is something that will occur throughout our lives. Though there are different forms of stress (financial, occupational, emotional) I’ve written a list of coping strategies that I personally use to combat stress of all kinds. My friends will tell you that they don’t know hardly anyone busier than I […]

Healthy Choices for a More Successful 2016

It’s that time of year when everyone swears to lose 10 pounds and join a gym/exercise regularly, but the majority never come close to making his or her goals. So what’s the deal? Is it really that hard to be healthy? Yes, it is, partly due to our “fast food” lifestyle and overindulgent […]

Canvas Silhouette

This is another Pinterest inspired project I decided to try my hand at, and man, I loved it! The instructions are simple, the project fairly inexpensive, and the results great. Ready to try this? I bought the canvas from Michaels for $12 for a ten pack. Put on a 50% […]

Fake Succulent

My closest friend Alex absolutely LOVES cacti and other succulents. However, she finds it difficult to balance placing them in an aesthetically pleasing location that also has enough light so the plant won’t perish. Here comes in the dupe. Now I know quite a few people aren’t fans of fake flowers/plants, but […]

L’Oreal Infallible ColorStay Matte-Wear Foundation

I am a Mary Kay girl, through and through. However, I’m very swayed by Instagramers like Desi Perkins and LustreLux and have been dying to try this drugstore makeup that they swear by. So when I became too pale for my Mary Kay Timewise Matte Foundation is beige 1, I knew it was time. I […]

DIY Gifts for Friends

I happen to be one of those people who prefers to hand-make or “DIY” gifts for friends and family rather than throw out a handful of gift cards. In my opinion, it seems more authentic to put time and effort and find/make that perfect something I know they will love. Crafting […]