Kushyfoot Legwear & Ballet Flats: Cushy, Comfy, Warm

Kushyfoot Legwear & Ballet Flats: Cushy, Comfy, Warm

I love to visit my close friends, Fintan and William, in their adorable ranch house. They bought it a little over a year ago, and they renovated the whole house. They put down beautiful new wood floors throughout. William who … Continue reading

Valentine’s Mani 2015 and Beauty Blogazons Weekly Roundup

Valentine’s Mani 2015 and Beauty Blogazons Weekly Roundup

Happy Valentine’s Day! In the Boston area, it’s the calm before the next storm that starts this afternoon. So our plans for going out to dinner are up for grabs. But in the meantime, I did an easy polka dot … Continue reading

My Valentine’s Day Makeup Look

My Valentine’s Day Makeup Look

Somehow I lost track of time. Even though I stopped at Dunkin’ Donuts for another heart-shaped donut, I didn’t realize that Valentine’s Day is this Saturday!       This week, Jeff is in New York on business, but he … Continue reading

Zim’s Max-Freeze: My Answer to Too Much Shoveling!

Zim’s Max-Freeze: My Answer to Too Much Shoveling!

This winter in the Boston area is one for the record books. We have gotten an unprecedented amount of snow in a very short time, well over five feet. And we’re expecting more snow on Thursday and another blizzard during the … Continue reading

Drugstore Longwear Lipsticks: Maybelline, CoverGirl and NYC

Drugstore Longwear Lipsticks: Maybelline, CoverGirl and NYC

I’m always on the lookout for long wearing lipsticks for those times when it’s inconvenient to reapply my lipstick. And I’m always listening for everyone’s recommendations. Over the past several months, I’ve picked up three affordable long wearing lipsticks from … Continue reading

LATHER LE All Natural Tinted Lip Balm Trio

LATHER LE All Natural Tinted Lip Balm Trio

Just in time for a little Valentine’s Day treat, LATHER has introduced a limited edition trio of 100% natural Tinted Lip Balms.   The three shades are perfect for Vday or any day actually: Pink Peony: shimmery pale pink Cinnabar … Continue reading

My Crocheted Hat & Infinity Scarf

My Crocheted Hat & Infinity Scarf

For a change of pace, I thought I’d share a DIY or craft post. I love to crochet, and from time to time, I like to show you what I’ve been working on. Today, I’ve got one of the hats … Continue reading

The Beauty Blogazons Weekly Roundup 7 February 2015

The Beauty Blogazons Weekly Roundup 7 February 2015

Saturday! Glad the weekend’s here, but not looking forward to more snow that’s on its way tonight through Tuesday. Enough already If you’re stuck in the house like I will be, check out this week’s beauty blogposts from The Beauty … Continue reading

ChiaDerm Serum and Balm: Serious Skincare from Chia Seeds

ChiaDerm Serum and Balm: Serious Skincare from Chia Seeds

A few months ago, I was sent ChiaDerm Serum and Balm to try out and review. It was late autumn, I think, when I received them, and I put them aside while I was finishing up with other skincare products. … Continue reading

Valentine’s Day, Hearts and LUSH Bath Bombs!

Valentine’s Day, Hearts and LUSH Bath Bombs!

Valentine’s Day would be my favorite holiday if it weren’t in February. Living in New England makes it tough to celebrate any holiday that occurs when we’re buried under more than 5 feet of snow, lol. But I love hearts. … Continue reading

Jordana Complete Cover 2-in-1 Concealer & Foundation

Jordana Complete Cover 2-in-1 Concealer & Foundation

Today, I’ve got the first installment of reviews for Jordana’s new Spring 2015 makeup collection that I recently received. If you are new to Jordana, it is the second brand in Milani Cosmetics stable of fabulous drugstore brands. Jordana is sold at … Continue reading

Hubalou Hair Wrap Towel

Hubalou Hair Wrap Towel

A couple of weeks ago, I was given the opportunity to try a Hubalou Hair Wrap Towel, the kind of wrap you can use to protect your hair if you’re giving yourself a facial or using a cleansing brush or, … Continue reading

End of January 2015 Beauty Blog Coalition Weekly Roundup

End of January 2015 Beauty Blog Coalition Weekly Roundup

Today’s the big day in New England – Super Bowl Sunday! Regardless of your take on deflategate, it should be a hard fought game. Whether you’re a football fan or not, an advertising fan or not, the game and the … Continue reading

Beauty Blogazons Weekly Roundup January 31 2015

Beauty Blogazons Weekly Roundup January 31 2015

This week in the Boston area featured “snowmageddon”. And where I live on the North Shore, the weatherman was right on target. We got about 3 feet of snow and high winds that knocked the power out…again. Fortunately, my friend … Continue reading

Fresh Start ipsy Glam Bag January 2015

Fresh Start ipsy Glam Bag January 2015

The month just seems to be rolling on, and we’re almost at the end of January. Two months till Spring! But this time of the month usually means ipsy time for me. And I received my January 2015 ipsy glam bag … Continue reading