We live in a time where we as women don’t uplift one another nearly enough. We live in a time where many have the belief that shining a light on someone else, somehow diminishes their own light. In honor of Women’s History Month, I’m going to be spotlighting some of the most influential women in my life. To kick it off, I want to introduce … Continue reading Because of her, I do. Part one
Skin: Too Faced’s Hangover Rx Primer Maybelline’s Fit Me powder in Medium deep Cover Fx illuminating setting spray Eyes: L.A Girl’s Shady Slim brow pencil in Espresso Sephora’s Bright future concealer in Creme Caramel Bad Habit’s Aphrodite palette L’Oréal Voluminous primer Tarte’s Tartiest Lash Paint mascara E.L.F’s liquid liner Face: Lancôme’s Teint Idole Ultra Wear foundation in 460 Suede Warm Sephora’s Bright future concealer in … Continue reading 1st MOTD for 2018
Hello December!! I am a total holiday junkie. I’m talking planning out menus and outfits for Thanksgiving (I was a slacker this year), putting the tree up as soon as Thanksgiving is over, baking cookies for Santa, leaving carrots for Rudolph, and Christmas movies kinda junkie. Every year, my family and I have a couple traditions that we enjoy and do together. We all pile … Continue reading Hello, December!
Brows: Mac eyeshadow- Embark Mac Studio Fix Concealer Eyes: Nyx eyeshadow base (neutral) Anastasia Beverly Hill -Realgar from the Modern Renaissance Palate – Transition shade Anastasia Beverly Hill’s Love Letter from the Modern Renaissance Palate – Crease and Inner corner Shade Anastasia Beverly Hill’s Primavera from the Modern Renaissance Palate – Center Lid Shade Morphe 35T Palate – 5th row 4th Shade – Outer V … Continue reading #MOTD
So, every Thanksgiving my mom and grandma do all the cooking. Typically, I will make a dessert and it comes out BOMB (if I do say so myself). This year was no different. I spent time scouring Pinterest for the perfect recipe and settled on Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars. The directions seemed simple enough and boy, was the picture pretty! Perfectly dark graham cracker base and … Continue reading Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars
Hand, foot, and mouth disease. HFMD. This is a condition that is fairly common. It widely affects children under the age of 5. Typically, babies contract HFMD because they touch everything and then make a beeline for their mouths, if they can. Most people think this is an illness that mainly affects children in daycare and that couldn’t be further from the truth. We have … Continue reading HFMD
From the beginning, I had this goal to have an all-natural birthing experience. I told myself over and over again, women were pushing out babies long before epidurals even existed. YOU GOT THIS GIRL!! I had my mind completely made up. I had done my research, made my birth plan, & irritated the hell out of my doctor and family. I’m sure she cringed when … Continue reading If it was easy it wouldn’t be called labor…