Recently I shared with you how I got ready for my family Christmas Cardsfamily Christmas Cards — something on my “to do list” that was filling me with dread! My pictures turned out great, in large part because I looked more awake than I really was! The COVERGIRL Simply Ageless primer and foundation really made my skin look flawless while the concealer hid my residual circles. Turns out, it works for a lot of women!…

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It’s that time of year again, when invitations to parties start to roll in. Some you’re excited to attend, a few might just be an obligation. Either way, I like to look my best when heading out to a holiday party, which usually means a polished look with a bit of something special, whether it’s a sparkly eye look or a statement lip. Recently Kohl’s asked me to share how I get ready for a…

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The Christmas Card… I know I’m not the only mom who kind of dreads taking the pictures for this every year. I have 2 little girls, and they are adorable, but me? Not so much always. Sure, I have a beauty blog, but that kind of increases the expectations, doesn’t it? Instead, I’m a normal woman with undereye bags and circles, and sometimes my complexion is less than glowy. That’s especially true if I’ve been…

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Product Sent for Review, Sponsored Post I’ve posted a few quick and easy makeup looks lately, and the response has been great! Readers have asked for a few more tutorials, so I’ll keep showing easy makeup looks, but I’m hoping to feature more brands at different price points. Today’s look only took about 5 minutes, something about using all pencil products makes application very fast and easy! The color products that I used are all…

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I Bought It, Affiliate Links I’m a sucker for a good palette. Usually I want eye shadow only palettes. Shadows that work together easily in a preset trio or quad, neutrals that are all interchangeable, I want them! However, recently I heard about this new all encompassing palette from Charlotte Tilbury, and I knew that I had to have it. The palette has 3 shadows that work together for a pretty, glowy look, a bronzer,…

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