Summer is a lot of people's favorite time of year. If you are from the Midwest like I am, it is a sight for sore eyes after a long, cruel winter. It is our one and only chance to really get out and stretch our legs. Since summer isn't very long for us way up north, we like to get in as much as we can during these couple of months. ...more
I walked into Costco the other day and BAM! Christmas trees, wreaths, bows, garlands, lights... All right there when we walked in; which is a painful reminder that, holy cow, Christmas is almost here! Which of course brought up the question do I have my Christmas money yet?!
When it comes to shopping, I like to save money where I can. I rarely to never buy clothing full-priced, unless it’s at a store that’s low-cost to start with. I’m even more stingy when it comes to shopping for makeup. Sure, I love makeup as much as the next girl. My lipstick collection could rival any woman I know. But I just can’t justify the high end makeup costs that so many women pay these days. I cringe when I walk through Sephora and gasp when I hear the cost of a makeup palette or bottle of foundation. Drugstores and Target are my makeup havens....more