Time of the Month Indulgence without the Guilt-Zucchini Nachos

Zuchini Nachos

Will power is something that must be consciously maintained. I’d like to think when I’m serious and focused I can say no to fatty foods, sweet treats, and other things that will ruin my diet. Usually the hardest times for me are during that dreaded week of my period. My will power is usually out Read More

MakeUp Wars: Urban Decay Pulp Fiction Palette

Urban Decay Pulp Fiction Review

  In celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the movie Pulp Fiction Urban Decay release an entire Pulp Fiction collection. Pulp Fiction came out when I was a young girl and I wasn’t allowed to watch it so I really can’t say that I know anything about the movie. I do know that it was Read More

Milani Color Statement Nail Lacquers Swatches

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[button link=”#” target=”_blank” color=”default” shape=”rounded” size=”small” align=”right”]Press Sample, Picture Heavy[/button][button link=”#” target=”_blank” color=”default” shape=”rounded” size=”small” align=”right”]Swatches by Amy Kline[/button]     I am so glad Milani Cosmetics changed their Nail Lacquer formula because I was not a huge fan of that fast dry sticky tacky stuff that they’ve been selling.  The new Milani Color Statement Nail Read More

Not Your Grandmothers Floral -Florabotanica Balenciaga Perfume

FloraBotanica Balenciaga

 “The wearer is beautiful but dangerous, like some rare botanical species” I pride myself on being a fragrance connoisseur. I love to have different scents for all the seasons as well as scents for different occasions. Florabotnica Balenciaga is definitely not your grandmothers Floral perfume. Unlike scents from the past, this one is super complex Read More

Fall Beauty Trends with Macy’s Impulse Beauty

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Just last week I had the pleasure of attending an event at the Impulse Beauty at Macy’s in Center City Philadelphia. If you didn’t know, Macy’s Impulse beauty is home to some of the most popular and prestigious names in beauty and they even have their own Urban Decay Boutique!!  The event was hosted by Read More

Feeling Beautiful with Skintimate


I made my legs happy with Skintimate as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars #SkintimateStars though all opinions are my own. Judging by this photo you can probably already tell that I have a very complicated Beauty Routine. Between skin care, color correcting, highlight and contouring, and adding eyeshadow it sorta “takes a village” Read More

The Hit and Misses of Studded Kisses from Kat Von D.

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I’m kind of surprised that I’m so late to get hip to the Kat Von D craze. When I saw the Kat Von D Studded Lipsticks on the Sephora website I knew I had to pick some up, and when they arrived I went back to the store and picked up even more!  This hybrid Read More

Top Ten Tuesday: Essential MakeUp Brushes

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So how many Make Up Brushes does one really need to create an every day face? Foundation Brushes, Eye Brushes, Lip Brushes, and there are even brushes for brows. Do you need to own one for every single thing? I say not at all! For me, there’s only ten as I try to use brushes Read More

Fresh from the Garden: Zucchini Soup

Zucchini Soup

      This summer was the first time I tried my hand at growing my own Zucchini and Squash and I’ll admit it’s been one huge lesson after another. Next year, I think I’m going to stick with Zucchini as it’s proven to be a bit more prolific than the squash and we’ve been Read More

New Nars Cosmetics Audacious Lipstick, Go Get One!

Nars Cosmetics Audacious Lipstick

[button link=”#” target=”_blank” color=”default” shape=”rounded” size=”small” align=”Right”]Press Sample[/button] [button link=”#” target=”_blank” color=”default” shape=”rounded” size=”small” align=”left”]Affiliate Links[/button]    “A lipstick so creamy and pigmented you won’t want anything else.”  NARS pays tribute to its beginnings with the launch of The Audacious Lipstick Collection: lipsticks so shamelessly seductive in touch and texture, the sensation is absolutely audacious. Read More