Monthly Archives - July 2018

Our Adoption Story + A Summer Look Featuring the Hourglass Scattered Light and Caution Extreme Mascara

Welcome home, Johannah Elle.  On July 19th, 2018, we welcomed our adopted baby girl, Johannah Elle into the world. Looking into your baby's eyes for the first time is unlike anything I could ever imagine and I can't believe I'm at the point in my...

A Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2018 Updated Shopping Guide for General Access Dates!

New beauty picks for the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2018 General Access.  Last week, I shared my shopping guide for the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale for early access for card members and today--since General Access to the sale begins on 7/20 and runs through 8/5--I am excited...

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2018 Shopping Guide…Exactly What I Bought

The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is here!   The hotly anticipated Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2018 has arrived, extending serious savings on brand new fall releases in every category! Nordstrom cardholders get early access to the sale today through July 19th and the sale is open to everyone...

Video Tutorial: A 9-Product Face and a First Look at the New Cle de Peau Beaute Lipstick Cashmere

My 9-product face.  I've been all about beauty minimalism lately and, consequently, am excited to share an easy tutorial for a 9-product face as well as a first look at the glorious new *Clé de Peau Beauté Lipstick Cashmere formula!  Kindly scroll on for the video,...

Hot Weather Makeup Musts from Sisley, Girlactik, Stila and BY TERRY

Hot weather makeup musts.  We've experienced record-breaking highs at the beach in Southern California this week...I haven't sweat this much in ages (we have no air-conditioning)! However, amongst the agony of having the thermostat reach 99 degrees indoors yesterday, I was inspired to break out...

On Location Look: Featuring the Clé de Peau Beauté Radiant Corrector for Eyes and Lip Glorifier, Pat McGrath Skin Fetish and the Pacific Ocean

The Pacific Ocean in San Simeon, CA.  Happy July, dear readers; I hope your month is off to a marvelous start! Today's post features a first look at a few new launches--namely from *Clé de Peau Beauté and Pat McGrath--while basking in the glorious environs of...