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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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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Affiliate Links 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…

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Bought It Myself Today for Top 10 Tuesday we’re sharing our favorite manicure products. If you read my blog regularly, you’ll likely recognize many of these products, they were most recently featured in My Quick and Easy Manicure Routine. I’ll discuss why I like each product here, but if you want a real step by step for an at home manicure you should head over to that post instead. 1. Cutex Nail Polish Remover Pads:…

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I haven’t been writing as much about nail polish and manicures lately, though be assured that yes, I am wearing lots (and lots) of nail polish. Despite being super busy with my toddler, my “real” job, the blog and all of my other writing, I do manage to squeeze in manicures! It’s been a while since I wrote my Manicure 101 series, and my original My Manicure Routine post (I still can’t believe how long…

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