Romantic Fall look with a Twist

This look is a basic neutral eye with a fun, fresh twist and a bit of unexpected color. Most of the makeup in this tutorial is NYX cosmetics. Everything other than the Mascara and lower lash line color, is all from my local CVS....more

Exciting News Big Changes

Three years ago I thought it would be a great idea to create a blog. I had no idea what I was doing. I logged in to Blogger and went through the steps. It was easy to get started but then I was stuck looking at a blank canvas not knowing what direction to take this new project. Over the years my blog has become something more than what I originally thought it would be. I have put countless hours in creating a space that is mentally and visually stimulating for myself and hopefully you guys enjoy and maybe learn something new.When I started, this blog was focused on all natural DIY's for home and skin. Picking the name Mama's Crazy Happy Life seemed perfect, especially since I had just had a baby and life was Crazy Happy. However the name no longer fits what this blog has become nor does it explain my vision....more

A Do-It-Yourself Vampy Look For Halloween

All Hallows’ Eve will be here before we know it. It falls on a Friday, leaving no excuse not to celebrate!Many of my friends have already started to discuss their plans for dressing up. I have some friends who are extremely creative and will opt for face paint, hair extensions and glitter, and others who will go for a simpler, yet still festive, look....more

My New Favorite Lip Color Product EVER

I’m not really a lipstick person.I mean, I love the look of lipstick in photographs, but in real life I’m more of a Chapstick or Carmex kinda girl. I’ve actually been known to wake up in the middle of the night, slop some Carmex on my lips and then go back to sleep. I’m kinda hardcore like that....more

Today's pick (lookbook and makeup)

Outfit feat:Jacket: Think about (Korean store)Top: French ConnectionPants: ForeverNewShoes: Wittner...more

LAURA MERCIER – Secret Concealer

Here is another concealer that I have used for a while.  On Laura Mercier’s website, it is described as:A moisture-rich concealer designed specifically for under and around the eye area to conceal discolorations and dark circles without settling into fine lines and wrinkles.I got this concealer during winter. More...more

10-Min Look with Allure’s Best of Beauty Products

Beauty junkies rejoice. Allure magazine just announced its editor’s favorite products this year. There were bold products that made the list. Smoky shadows, bright shadows and lipsticks. But many of the products were as versatile as they come, perfect for any occasion. I picked my favorites to create this barely-there, go-to look that can be completed in less than 10 minutes....more

Five Minutes, Five Products: Your New Lazy Everyday Makeup

I don’t know about you, but when I wear everyday makeup, I want it to take as little time as possible. I’m a master of trying to figure out shortcuts to my beauty routine, just so I can spend five more minutes in bed (it makes a difference when it’s like 8 a.m.)....more