A Resource Guide for Creative Inspiration

I usually assume that since I'm online 24/7 that everyone else is too and therefore knows all of the same sites and magazines and blogs and social media outlets for all things fashion, design, and beauty. But alas, I am probably in a very small percentage of women who seek out this creative inspiration so frequently. Or maybe I'm not? ...more
Love those sources! I get most of mine from Pinterest, Glamour, and other ... more

Battling Your Arch Enemy and Other Tips to Frame Your Face

I have to be honest, I’m often lazy with my makeup routine. There are times when I just don’t want to be bothered. There are also times when I only have four minutes until I have to leave the house. On these days, I fill in my brows and throw on a bit of liner and mascara. My entire look changes instantly. Framing the face can easily take your look from blah to alive! ...more
I always use eyeliner, really helps to define my eyes.   Check out my post about affordable face ... more

Life Well Lived Moments Sweepstakes 7: Share A Moment and Enter to Win a Kindle Fire!

This sweepstakes is now closed. Thanks to everyone who entered! Please check out our new sweepstakes launching April 6. ...more
My favorite moments are when I am cooking in my parent's kitchen with my mom and sister.  more

(PHOTOS) 10 Spring 2012 Fashion Trends I Love

From New York to Paris, the spring 2012 runways were bursting at the seams with fun new and old styles and trends to incorporate into our modern wardrobes. Here are the top 10 budding trends for spring:   1. Peplum: a short full flounce or an extension of a garment below the waist, covering the hips. ...more
Love those shoes!    I wrote about what trends I incorporate into my spring style ... more

Life Well Lived Moments Sweepstakes 6: Share A Moment and Enter to Win a Kindle Fire!

This sweepstakes is now closed. Thanks to everyone who entered! Please check out our new sweepstakes launching March 1. ...more
Every once in awhile I have to give myself a reality check and remember to live in the moment. I ... more

(VIDEO) How To: Find That Perfect Hairstyle

Among the millions or billions of videos on YouTube, hair tutorials make up a large percentage of them. For almost any style you'd like to create or can imagine up, there's a how-to video there to help you out. But with all the trillions of tutorials at your fingertips, navigating through them all is some serious business. ...more
Great tips! I just posted about using Pinterest to find tutorials and blogs with great hairstyle ... more

Knorr Four™ Recipe Contest

Here is the link to my ... more

Where do I submit my Knorr Four Recipe Contest entry? Can someone please help me? BlogHer says I don't have permission to access the page.

Where do I submit my Knorr Four Recipe Contest entry? Can someone please help me? BlogHer says I don't have permission to access the page. ...more

I am having the same problem. Will someone post it here when it is up? more

Join the cause with KFC and Susan G. Komen for the Cure!

Did you know that one in eight women in the US will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime and breast cancer is the leading cause of death among US women ages 40-59?KFC is Joining the Cause in helping fight this devastating disease through Buckets for the Cure™, a partnership with Susan G. Komen for the Cure® Look for special pink commemorative buckets at participating KFC restaurants. For every Pink Bucket, KFC makes a 50 cent contribution to Susan G. Komen for the Cure. The Pink buckets will be available in KFC restaurants through May 23rd....more

My family has always been big Susan G. Komen supporters but when my grandmother was diagnosed ... more

What Does the Easter Bunny Put in Your Basket?

Once again I need to start a holiday post with my standard disclaimer: I was raised Jewish. I converted to Christianity during college, and many Christian holiday traditions involving kids are things I've had to muddle through without any guidance from my past to inform my duties as the parent. ...more

You have gotta have Peeps, Cadbury Eggs, Reeses and all those old fashion Easter candies. But I ... more