It has been one year since my son’s baptism and I thought I would remember the important event by sharing all the beautiful decor and pieces that we used in the party. A friend helped me decorate the party and my mom helped make the favors. The theme was an elegant/beachy feel with white and … More White & Blue Ocean Feels // Dilan’s Baptism decor
My first impression of Chicago is that it is a very pretty city. Chicago is full of delicious, exquisite cuisine. I had endlessly heard how much of a top favorite city Chicago is for people and I discovered why. A lot was always going on. People are always out. People are very friendly. Architecture doesn’t … More Chicago getaway
I have been nominated by Meghan (immalady) for the Liebster Award! It is an online award given to newer bloggers from other bloggers who have discovered their blog. I appreciate Meghan for taking the time to nominate me! Super cool of you to have given me this shout out! My 11 Questions from immalady: 1. What led … More Liebster Award Nomination
My quick review on my ipsy bag from this month: Bellapierre Cosmetics Mineral Blush: pretty soft brown, peachy mineral blush. I didn’t think I would like it that much because it is not pressed blush, but it applies very gently and the color goes very well with my skin. It Cosmetics Bye Bye Under Eye … More Ipsy February glam bag *tried products review*
Rachel Ray (from the Food Network) came out with a new dog food called DISH from Rachel Ray Nutrish and my corgi loved it! The dry food pebbles actually have bits of real chicken, carrots, peas, potatoes, and apples. My dog loved it very much, ate it right up, and he didn’t have an upset … More New food for our corgi
Now that I have tried all the products in my Ipsy bag this month, here is my quick review on them: Hey Honey Eye Contour Lifting Fluid Basically a fancy way of saying eye cream. LOL. This eye cream felt like a typical under-the-eye cream that I could leave on all night and feel awake … More Ipsy January 2016 bag *tried products review*
My husband, baby Dilan, and I flew to Mexico last September and one of the places we got to visit was Tulum. It was very hot. The kind of hot that you start sweating even though all you are doing is standing. As we looked and learned about the ancient ruins of the … More While in Tulum
Sometimes, I really want to do my nails, but because of the time it takes to apply the nail polish and wait for it to dry, I tend not to. On top of all of that, there are no guarantees that there won’t be a mess. Plus, the nail polish smell is too strong for me too … More Quick manicured nails, without the mess!
Before a big event or a family photo session I want my skin to feel clear, smooth and great. But who doesn’t, right? It’s nice to be able to feel as confident as possible during these important occasions. To do so, I like to use this Clear Improvement Active Charcoal Mask to clear pores by … More A favorite face mask + family photoshoot sneak peek
Lately, I have become OBSESSED with coconut oil. Not only is it natural, it is super non-expensive! There are so many ways I have been using it lately. I’ll go ahead and share some: I use it on my baby’s body and on my body, in place of body lotion. I leave it on my … More Coconut Oil – new obsession!