life

The Good Life

Last week was one of those weeks when it felt like EVERY little thing was going wrong. Maddie (my dog) got sick and I had to go to four different pharmacies to get her prescription filled. I was pulled over by a cop for a registration mix-up. Β I lost my mail key. Work was difficult… Continue reading The Good Life

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Flashback to Mixed CDs

Here’s a little flashback for your Friday! Remember making mixed CDs on your computer, decorating them with sharpies and giving them to your friends? Mixed CDs were the perfect way to compile your favorite songs, reflect on a specific time period and connect with friends or a loved one. But, newsflash — CDs are dying, and so… Continue reading Flashback to Mixed CDs

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The Scoop: 3D Fiber Lash Mascara

It wasn’t until I dove into a black hole of beauty products on Amazon that I found out about fiber lash mascara. I discovered that women use this stuff instead of false eyelashes or eyelash extensions, and then I saw the before and after photos and decided I needed to try this stuff out for… Continue reading The Scoop: 3D Fiber Lash Mascara

fashion

Fall Trends on a Budget

Fall trends always tend to captivate me in a way that they do not in other seasons. So assuming I am not the only one in this boat, I’m sharing some trendy fall pieces that are totally affordable. From florals and suede to layers and booties, I aimed to include all the top trends and some more classic… Continue reading Fall Trends on a Budget

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The Perfect Polish for Fall

I was feeling adventurous when I recently got a manicure, and that lead me to finding a new favorite nail polish for fall. It’s a beautiful burnt orange, red color called Deutsch You Want Me Baby? by OPI. I was worried at first that it might be too orange and too odd. But the voice telling… Continue reading The Perfect Polish for Fall

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The Best Dry Shampoo

Dry shampoo is the holy grail of my beauty routine. If you haven’t heard, it saves you from washing your hair everyday and keeps your hair from looking oily.  I have tried a handful of dry shampoo products, but one has continued to go above and beyond what the other dry shampoos do! Dove’s Refresh+Care… Continue reading The Best Dry Shampoo

travel

Jamaica Withdrawals

Vacation withdrawals is a real thing. I’m learning that is especially true when you come back to the DC area after a tripΒ to Jamaica. First, I tried to wear shorts when the high temperature was 64 degrees. Then my tan started to fade and my daydreams of laying at the beach continually interfere with my… Continue reading Jamaica Withdrawals