4 Steps to Beautiful, Smooth Skin ... With Drugstore Products

Having beautiful, smooth skin is a beauty must in my book. I had the typical acne as a teenager, but since then my skin is regularly smooth and bright—mostly thanks to genetics. I've been working to get more on a routine lately, though, as I ...more

How Gwynnie Bee Totally Turned Me Around About Fashion

I was never into fashion … but then Gwynnie Bee happened, and suddenly I'm posting my outfit of the day on Facebook. Here's how the subscription works. ...more

How to Wear Marsala Makeup for Every Skin Tone

Marsala is the color of 2015, according to Pantone, but figuring how to add this hue to your makeup arsenal can be a bit overwhelming. Playing with makeup can be fun, but it can also be frustrating when you're trying something new. You do want to ...more

What I Got in This Month's Birchbox

As I mentioned in my January Birchbox review, I decided to stick with the subscription for a few months to see if I find any new beauty favorites. I figured, I enjoyed last month’s box, so why not try it again for just $10 more? ...more

Top Backpack Picks to Replace Your Handbag

I wasn’t sure if I would get into the backpack trend, but do you remember how easy they made your life? The last time I had a backpack was university, and I couldn’t wait to get rid of my backpack or anything to do with school at the time. ...more

5 Spring Runway Makeup Looks to Try

I saw oodles of spring beauty trends on the runways. Some of them were applicable to "real life," and some were just plain scary. I've narrowed it down to five spring trends that are easy as pie to try, so shake that snow out of your hair and go for daisies and spring! 1. The No-Makeup (aka "The Natural") Look...more

Facial Exercises to Get Rid of "Resting Bitch Face"

Every so often when I'm at the computer, I look up, unwittingly catching a glimpse of myself in the mirror and am always surprised to see a furrowed brow and grumpy expression. I may be deep in thought, engaged in whatever it is I'm doing, but I look really pissed off. My 6-year-old granddaughter asked me recently what was wrong, to which I answered, "Nothing." I was sitting there reading peacefully, thank you very much. ...more
Michelle Candice, there's a cure!more

First Look! Favorite Pieces From the New Lilly Pulitzer x Target Collection

I am so excited about the upcoming Lilly Pulitzer x Target Collection launch! I love Lilly's signature Palm Beach-inspired prints and preppy resort-wear vibe. And prices range from $2 to $150! Read on for my five absolute favorite items from the collection … ...more
Love the prints in this collection, thanks!more

Genny the Genesis Coupe and a Link Up

A very cold gust of wind attacked me in this picture, hence the funny face. Sweater: ...more

Inspiring Style: Crate & Barrel Wishlist

Happy first day of April! It might be April Fools' Day, but this ain't no joke! Home decor is a serious matter ....more

How to Wear a Striped Blazer

I got a beautiful striped blazer in my Stitch Fix box back in August that is...more

Spring Style with Pink Blush Part 1: Cardigans

A few weeks ago I was privileged to take part in a spring photo shoot for the Pink Blush clothing line. This is the first of a series of three posts featuring Pink Blush’s spring styles. I was able to collaborate with some amazing bloggers, who also happen to be some of my closest friends ....more

Utility Vest Style

Do you ever buy a piece of clothing and wear it so much that others start to wonder if you plan on mixing it up? When it goes with everything, it’s hard to part with it even for a day. That’s how I feel about this utility or military inspired vest that my husband and kids bought me for my birthday ....more

6 Must-Have J.Crew Spring 2015 Items

1. Collection Pleated Shell in Metallic Stripe - I really like the color of this top and the metallic stripes make it a bit funky, but adorable. 2. Pave Cluster Charm Necklace - love at first sight! ...more

This or That: St. Tropez Mousse Vs. Jergens Instant Sun Mousse (Comparison + Reviews)

Y'all, if I had one beauty regret (in addition to my awesome 80s bangs) it would be all of that sun tanning I did. I cringe just thinking about it. Now, I rely on sunless tanners ....more

Hashtag Happenings

Having some hashtag fun today....Who says they're only for social media? I'm a little embarrassed to say, but I "think" in hashtags more often than I'd like to admit. ...more

Five Facts

It's April Fools Day and although I'm terrible with pranks, I thought I could share five facts you may or may not know about me. ...more

Review & Giveaway: Imbue Naturals Vitamin C Serum

press sample Official description Discover the Secret to Radiant Rejuvenated Skin. Our Vitamin C Serum is Natural, Organic and it WORKS! Hi this is Jet, founder of Imbue Naturals where our passion is natural skincare ....more