Book Review and Giveaway: House of Wonder

Theirs wasn’t always the misfit family in the neighborhood. Jenna Parsons’s childhood was one of block parties and barbecues, where her mother, a former beauty queen, continued her reign...more

August Empties

I had a ton of empties this month! You Might Also Like Mint and Purple Summer Look with Kat Von D’s Esperanza Palette L’Oreal Brow Stylist Sculptor Review and Demo August Favorites How to Contour with Powder Sunday Favorites and Fails Covergirl Ready, Set, Gorgeous Review The post August Empties appeared first on ....more

August Favorites

I think it’s required that I say something about how fast August flew by. It really did! And with the end of August comes the end of summer ....more

Give Your Kitchen a Facelift

Easy Updates to Increase Your Home’s Value & Save You Time (Family Features) Ever hear the saying “Kitchens sell a home?” Well it’s true; the kitchen is the most important room in the home. Whether you’re considering putting your house on the market or investing in your home for personal long-term enjoyment, an upgraded and attractive kitchen can make your home irresistible. While a well-designed kitchen incorporates elements of luxury and style, it’s also important to focus on kitchen updates that will make everyday life easier — so you can spend less time doing chores and more time making memories with the family ....more

5 Looks Featuring the Tarte Rainforest After Dark Palette

The long awaited 5 looks in 5 days with Tarte’s Rainforest After Dark Palette. Which palettes do you want to see in this series? You Might Also Like Mint and Purple Summer Look with Kat Von D’s Esperanza Palette Tarte Rainforest After Dark Palette Review and Swatches L’Oreal Brow Stylist Sculptor Review and Demo Too Faced Rock and Roll Palette Review and Swatches May Drugstore Hauls Top 10 Mascaras The post 5 Looks Featuring the Tarte Rainforest After Dark Palette appeared first on ....more

Smart Kids’ Rooms that Grow with Time

(Family Features) Costs for furnishing and decorating a child’s room can mount quickly, but with careful planning and a few smart purchases, the decisions you make for that nursery or toddler’s room can create a functional and clutter-free space that grows with your child well into the teen years. From convertible furniture to neutral walls, you can establish a framework that evolves as your child’s interests change, significantly extending the life of those early investments. Lorie Marrero, a certified professional organizer and author of “The Clutter Diet,” has partnered with the experts at ClosetMaid to offer these tips for creating a room that transitions with your youngster as childhood gives way to adolescence ....more

Vlog: First Day of School, Samson Attacks, TJ Maxx Haul

You Might Also Like What’s Vlogging Got to Do With It? L’Oreal Brow Stylist Sculptor Review and Demo Mint and Purple Summer Look with Kat Von D’s Esperanza Palette Drugstore Mini Haul Flower Beauty and e.l.f. Drugstore Haul VIDEO: Gangnam Style The post Vlog: First Day of School, Samson Attacks, TJ Maxx Haul appeared first on ....more

Book Review: Losing Him, Gaining You + Giveaway, Review, Excerpt

Losing Him, Gaining You is a refreshingly honest and uplifting guide through divorce. Based on research and her own experience, Corbin Lewars coaches her readers through tough territory with a direct, straightforward step by step approach to divorce. With inspiration and a large dose of humor, Corbin offers a way forward that will help others trust themselves and make wise choices for their new life ....more

Tarte Rainforest After Dark Palette Review and Swatches

I am really loving this palette! It is such a great value. What do you think about it? ...more

Sunday Favorites, Fails, and Makeup Basket

I am still up in the air about what I want to call this every week! If you have a suggestion, leave a comment! Products Mentioned: Clean & Clear Blackhead Eraser, $4.58 on sale at Target Afterbite, $3.95 eos lip balms in summer fruit, $2.99 Dr ....more