Some Thoughts on Makeup and Feminism

I was never one to wear a lot of makeup, so I don't always read articles about makeup or beauty. But this one caught my attention today. Refinery29 published an article on "10 Ways to Find Feminism in Your Beauty Routine," and I really appreciate everything it has to say....more

Try It Tuesday...3 beauty products to try!

TRY IT TUESDAY...BEAUTY PRODUCTS  ...more

Empties: products that I have used up

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