30 for 30 challenge

30 for 30 Halloween Edition

At first my friend Krystyn and I were not going to include this day in the challenge but we realized that our costumes were recycled. Krystyn made her very chic Alice in Wonderland costume out of a bridesmaid’s dress, belt and other accessories she already owned. I on the other hand recycled this costume from… Continue reading 30 for 30 Halloween Edition

Beauty · Product Reviews

October Birch Box

I’m a little late with this post but here are the goodies I received in my October Birch box. If you are not yet familiar with Birch Box, it’s a monthly beauty subscription service that is just $10 a month that you can cancel at anytime with  no penalty. Based on a beauty profile that… Continue reading October Birch Box

Beauty · Product Reviews

L’Oreal Infallible Never Fail Lip Gloss

I was on the hunt for a new lip gloss that actually lasts for several hours without drying out your lips. After a little research, I decided to try out L’Oreal’s Infallible gloss. They claim it lasts a full six hours between applications and never fails. That is a lofty claim and while this lip… Continue reading L’Oreal Infallible Never Fail Lip Gloss

Beauty · Product Reviews

BirchBox September Arrival

Last month, I mentioned signing up for a wonderful beauty subscription service called Birchbox. Basically for $10 a month Birchbox sends you sample sized beauty goodies based on a beauty profile you set up upon subscribing. If you like the product, you can buy the full size through Birchbox. Every time you purchase something or… Continue reading BirchBox September Arrival

Fashion · My Life

High-Waist Belt part 2

I’m getting more into the high-waist belt trend the more I try it. I always shied away from it because I have tummy, but so do most girls right? It’s about camouflaging what you don’t like. Today I paired this patterned top (that I got from a thrift store) with a high-waist belt from Forever… Continue reading High-Waist Belt part 2

Fashion · Product Reviews

Big Buddha ‘Pearl’ handbag

I recently purchased the Big Buddha Pearl from Zappos.com, retail value $89.99. I wanted a little larger bag for traveling and work. When i spotted my coworker with it, I knew I wanted one too. the handles are braided and the bag is made of a soft quilted material. It comes with a smaller pouch… Continue reading Big Buddha ‘Pearl’ handbag