I’ll be the first to admit that I love to shop – there’s something therapeutic about the process, and the rewarding feeling I get when I score a deal totally makes my day. But just because I love to shop it doesn’t mean I have to drain my wallet each time, so here are my 7 tips on how you can become a smarter shopper and save a pretty penny while you’re at it :)
One of the first thing that I decided when I got was engaged was “who am I making my bridesmaids?” Once that was decided, I had to figure out “how was I going to ask them?” After some googling, I came across these amazing boxes and I knew that’s what I wanted to give to my girls: Materials used: white cigar boxes, name plates, scrapbook paper, shredded paper filling, and gold acrylic paint from Michael’s card and information card from CatPrint gold bracelet from aMatterOfChoice photo print from Riteaid Now I just gotta give/mail them and hope that they …
I’m really getting into posting up outfits of the day again, though I really should enlist the help of my fiance in taking the photos – DSLR cameras are heavy, and these mirror shots make me feel like a newbie.
I believe the last time I did a Beauty Favorites post was back in 2010 o_o Since this blog focuses more on just beauty products, I figured I’d do a roundup of my favorite products/items across multiple categories.
Do you have days where you just feel like giving up completely? Like things just keep going wrong and you can’t seem to catch your breath? Like no matter how hard you try things just aren’t working out? I often feel all the above and more, and frankly social media has only exacerbated this feeling of not enough. And then the ugly monster that is jealousy appears: “Why is her skin perfect when she doesn’t even wear sunscreen?” “Why did he get promoted when I’ve worked twice as hard?” “Why is their marriage perfect while we keep having the same …
One of my favorite things about summer: the beach. Though I’m not a fan of tanning, I do enjoy the sand, the ocean, and just the relaxing feeling of getting away :) Of course, a beach trip isn’t complete without the perfect swimsuit, and even before writing this post one of my favorite places to shop for bikinis was Old Navy – I probably own at least 5 from there. They always have such great variety and the prices are very affordable, so you’re sure to find something to suit your body type.
This is a continuation of the Is it worth it? Skincare edition part 1 in which I share my opinions on which skincare products I think are worth splurging on and which aren’t. This time I’ll talk about toners, serums, moisturizers, and eye cream.