For many years, I was the only redhead in my entire family. That has since changed (yay!), but it was a bit of a shock to my parents when I was born. How could a blonde mother and a brunette father produce a child with strawberry-colored hair? Well, of course I learned how in my … Continue reading My Hair Journey
As it gets closer to the big day, no matter how much you think you've got it together, stress becomes inevitable. You can't avoid it, you can't run away from it, you can't put it off. If there's one certainty about wedding planning it's that stress will come for you eventually. Since alcohol doesn't solve everything, I put together a list of ways to really relax and de-stress. I find I need all the help I can get during this final countdown, so I figured other engaged couples could use some help too.
Now that I feel comfortable working in the kitchen, my desire to decorate has come to life. And after months of collecting little things here and there, we finally have a complete kitchen 🙂
Those who know me well know I enjoy taking baths. Several years ago I discovered the wonder of bath bombs---a fizzy ball you drop into your bath, to add a little color and smell for relaxation. This turned my world around and suddenly bath time was no longer a mundane chore. It had become a … Continue reading My Essentials for Bath Time
Out of all my seasonal beauty posts, this is the one I've been looking forward to writing the most. If you know me, you know that Fall and Winter have always been my favorite seasons. I love the colors, the weather, the holidays, and the layers upon layers of clothing. But lately I've grown a … Continue reading My Top 10 Beauty Must-Haves for Spring
"...These are a few of my favorite things." The month of April will be upon us tomorrow, and it feels like March passed in the blink of an eye. I say that a lot, don't I? 🙂 Every day I wait for time to slow down just a tad, but here we are, well on … Continue reading Favorite Things: March 2017
After years of being a tea drinker, coffee has quickly become my drink of choice. Nothing calms me down like a cup of peppermint tea before bed, but my day absolutely cannot start without a steaming cup of black coffee. Most days I'm made up of more caffeine than water, much to Mike's dismay. Since … Continue reading Caffeine Spotlight: Art + Science Cafe