with the warming weather and the construction of our back deck in it’s planning stages, i have summer on my mind. the days of heat waves and cool drinks are quickly approaching, which means it’s time for some ICED TEA SYRUP and other tea hacks for personal and home care. iced tea syrup ingredients: 10 tea bags… Continue reading iced tea syrup & a million other ways to use tea
it’s hard to deny that a nicely shaped and groomed brow is an essential part of any makeup look. unfortunately, not only was i born with sadly sparse brows, but i was raised in the over-plucking years, and like many, i must refer to some product to bulk up the ‘brows. i am a major fan… Continue reading battle of the brow gel
just wanted to take a minute to thank everyone for their continued support. it’s too easy to get down on yourself when you have worked so hard to get an education and can’t find a job! i can only make so many cookies! as i prepare for a really important job interview, i have found myself… Continue reading crappy day? watch this.
i will be the first to admit that my wardrobe [and closet] would not be nearly as healthy as it is if it were not for buying clothes second hand. i live for bag sales, final clearances & thrift shops. alas, i headed to team red on their best day – TOONIE TUESDAY – to… Continue reading frugal finds & spring looks
as much as i hate to admit it, i was a nail biter forever. it was a nervous habit, bored habit and a nasty habit that took a long time to get over. i tried the stuff that tastes gross, painting them regularly, getting manicures. it was just a terrible habit! and still continues to be… Continue reading adorable & affordable spring manicure
i was watching the kitchen on tv the other day and i saw the cutest way to make festive, marbled eggs that you can actually eat! obviously, being the chipper housewife that i am, i had to try to make an easy and appropriate easter appetizer: marbled deviled eggs. to dye the eggs, you will need: baggies… Continue reading festive marbled deviled eggs
well, guys, i’m definitely feeling the end of winter slump. just when i thought the snow was gone and spring was here, we got another healthy pile of it. good news! i was feeling inspired by my newest lou lou magazine and needed to get out of the house, so i decided to go for… Continue reading under $100 outlet haul!