Dinnertime Comfort with Stouffer’s New Mac & Cheese Varieties

Dinnertime Comfort with Stouffer’s New Mac & Cheese Varieties

This was the toughest winter since I moved to my small town, up here on the hill two miles from the ocean. It was freezing, windy, anything but comfortable. Over a four week period, we got more than 10 feet of snow. Every … Continue reading

Ciate London Nail Polish: Periwinkle Blue Nails!

Ciate London Nail Polish: Periwinkle Blue Nails!

I haven’t done a nail polish post in ages. I’m into mini polishes these days because I’ve run out of storage for nail polish! Recently, I picked up a mini bottle of sheer blue sparkle polish from PIXEL Nail Lacquer … Continue reading

Healthy Hair with New York Streets Hair Repair

Healthy Hair with New York Streets Hair Repair

My color-treated red hair is a big investment. I could take a nice vacation on what I spend to have it colored in a salon in Boston. So I try to take care of my bright red locks by keeping the color … Continue reading

Sephora Spring Beauty Insider Discount Event

OK, the Sephora Spring VIB Discount Event has already started for the VIB Rouge members and they know all about it. They can shop for 3 extra days all by themselves with their 15% discount. The VIB members sale starts on my … Continue reading

FOTD: Lorac Unzipped Gold Shadow & Colorful Essence Teal Eyeliner

FOTD: Lorac Unzipped Gold Shadow & Colorful Essence Teal Eyeliner

Last week, I went out to dinner with my friend, Kim, to celebrate her birthday. Since it was a happy and festive event – even though it was just the two of us on a Tuesday night, I decided to … Continue reading

Beauty Blog Coalition 12 April 2015 Weekly Roundup Posts

Beauty Blog Coalition 12 April 2015 Weekly Roundup Posts

Well, I stayed up till the 17th inning of the Red Sox-Yankees game on Friday night/Saturday morning and then I gave up. Happy to learn the Sox pulled off a win in the 19th, and glad I didn’t stay up … Continue reading

Weekly Roundup 11 April 2015 Beauty Blogazons

Weekly Roundup 11 April 2015 Beauty Blogazons

It must be spring ‘coz we’re watching the Red Sox play the Yankees! By Sunday, the temperature is supposed to hit 60, finally. I’d like to jog outside and go to the movies this weekend. What’s on your agenda? Here are … Continue reading

Bite Beauty Vivid Luminous Creme Lipstick Duo: Colors for Spring!

Bite Beauty Vivid Luminous Creme Lipstick Duo: Colors for Spring!

I went crazy for the Bite Beauty Lipstick Duos that came out for the holiday season 2014 (reviewed here). I bought two of ‘em and another for a gift. Bite Beauty just came out with a new duo that’s perfect … Continue reading

Major Sparkle with Milani Fierce Foil Eyeshine

Major Sparkle with Milani Fierce Foil Eyeshine

I’m a matte shadow lover. I own more matte palettes than anyone I know. But I also love cream shadows. So when Milani sent me all four of their Fierce Foil Eyeshine palettes several weeks ago, I knew I had … Continue reading

March Empties: Success or Fail?

March Empties: Success or Fail?

I haven’t done an empties post in forever, like about 9 months. In fact, I’ve saved all the empty containers so I can do a big empties post, one of these days, so I can really report on the brands … Continue reading

Happy Easter & Beauty Blog Coalition Roundup 5 April 2015

Happy Easter & Beauty Blog Coalition Roundup 5 April 2015

Happy Easter to those who celebrate the holiday, and continued Happy Passover to those celebrating the 8 days! Hope you’re having a great holiday weekend! I went to two Seders, Friday and Saturday nights. And today, I’m off to an … Continue reading

Beauty Blogazons Weekly Roundup 4 April 2015

Beauty Blogazons Weekly Roundup 4 April 2015

Ladies, it’s a hectic holiday weekend so this will be short and sweet! Here are this week’s beauty blogposts from the Beauty Blogazons. There’s lots of variety in this week’s posts so if you have a chance, take a look! … Continue reading

Sonia Kashuk/Linda Mason Limited Edition Accessories Collection at Target

Sonia Kashuk/Linda Mason Limited Edition Accessories Collection at Target

A year and a half ago, I wrote a blogpost to accompany an article in the New York Times on Linda Mason, makeup artist, artist and fabulist. She believes in the transformational power of makeup as well as makeup as … Continue reading

Stila Stay All Day Vinyl Lipgloss: The Real Deal

Stila Stay All Day Vinyl Lipgloss: The Real Deal

About a year ago, I followed a thread in a makeup artist and makeup enthusiast group I belong to on Facebook about long-wear lipstick. Over and over again, MUAs mentioned Stila Stay All Day as one of the long-lasting lippies … Continue reading

Get Ready for Prom & Wedding Season with Victoria’s Dress

Get Ready for Prom & Wedding Season with Victoria’s Dress

Have you ever had a dress that you saw somewhere get stuck in your mind? Even though you don’t have an occasion to wear it, you want it anyway! When I was in seventh grade, I went to a party … Continue reading

Beauty Blog Coalition 29 March 2015 Weekly Roundup

Beauty Blog Coalition 29 March 2015 Weekly Roundup

March came in like lion and is going out like a lion around here. It’s snowing again, and it’s actually sticking. Hopefully, it’ll melt soon. Like later today. I need to read some beauty blogposts to take my mind off … Continue reading

Last Call for Beessential Giveaway & Beauty Blogazons Weekly Roundup 3/28/15

Last Call for Beessential Giveaway & Beauty Blogazons Weekly Roundup 3/28/15

Wow, this was a quick week. I attended the monthly meeting of my garden club and got to look at gorgeous photos of stunning gardens. Seeing all that green was almost too much for me. I’m so used to seeing … Continue reading