I don’t talk about it on the blog so much, but I’m a mani-pedi girl. When I have the time (which isn’t super often, given I have 2 young girls), I love to have my nails done. I don’t go out for a professional mani-pedi. Instead, I do it myself at home. I like the convenience, I know where the tools have been (and how they’ve been cleaned) and I have polish at home that…

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I Bought It Affiliate Links As much as I love going to get a pedicure, it isn’t often that I have an hour to spare for such a luxury! I have everything that I need at home to do my own pedicure. I have to admit that I’ve developed my own “lazy” system to get a pedicure done in the shower. The whole thing probably takes at most 10-15 minutes. First, I do most of…

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Sponsored Post I’m not a big nail art person. A glitter accent nail is about the most I usually wear with my manicure, much more than that takes me too long and is a bit too much for my conservative day job. But, the new trend of “negative space” nail art is much more streamlined than previous nail art trends, and it is so easy that even I can’t mess it up! I’ve started doing…

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Now that it is 2015, it’s time to try something different! And also… to admit a bit of defeat. Why is that? I’m a girl with thousands of nail polishes. Yes, you read that right. I have thousands of nail polishes. They live in plastic drawers in the closet of my home office. This is the admitting defeat part. I love my polishes. I really do. But it is very difficult to find time to…

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Great cuticles take a lot of work. This isn’t a once a week treatment, instead you need to take care of your cuticles multiple times a day to keep them hydrated and looking perfect. There are a lot of cuticle products out there, but which ones are great and how often should you use them? I thought I would share my favorite cuticle products and tips on how to use them to get perfect cuticles…

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