Homemade Lip Plumper with Essential Oils

Homemade lip plumper

I own several lip glosses that plump your lips while providing gloss and color. Both cost close to $30 a tube which to me is a bit much. Don’t get me wrong, I love lip gloss but for $30 I can buy a pair of shoes instead. When I can, I really prefer to make […]

Washi Tape Candles

Easy Washi Tape Candle Spa Garden to relax and unwind

The end of the night after my walk is my time to unwind and pamper myself. I fill the tub up with hot water and add some bubble bath. I light a few scented candles to set the mood, and I relax.     Washi Tape Candles I have been just grabbing the candle from the […]

Easy Nail Polish Designs for Beginners

I love doing my nails, but I don’t have much luck duplicating the designs I find on Pinterest. I love the pins titled “Easy Nail Polish Designs for Beginners” but most of them don’t turn out anything like the picture when I try them. I keep trying, but, most of the time I stick with […]

Stylish Shoes with Arch Support for Fall

Stylish shoes with arch support

Several years ago, I developed plantar fasciitis that resulted in painful foot problems.  Gone were the days of me wearing whatever shoes I wanted or standing as long as I wanted. All of a sudden, I had to pay closer attention to things like arch support.   Stylish Shoes with Arch Support for Fall I had a […]

What is a Capsule Wardrobe

What is a capsule wardrobe

If you’ve been following along with me for a while, you have heard me mention that I have too much stuff. I’ve found that too much stuff is distracting, harder to clean around, and not helpful to my stress level. My goal is to eliminate the stuff I don’t necessarily want and replace it with things […]

How to Hand Wash Lingerie

How to hand wash lingerie

Lingerie is one of my weaknesses. There’s just something about a romantic bra and panty set that makes me feel pampered. I don’t splurge on myself that often. When I do, I tend to buy higher quality items that I want to last. How to Hand Wash Lingerie Because I want my lingerie to last […]

How To Tone Down Redness From Rosacea

How to tone down redness from Rosacea

I received a product for this post. In my thirties, I noticed that my cheeks were flushed all the time. I started to be aware that no matter what I did to improve my complexion I still had large pores and breakouts. I knew it probably wasn’t from my skin care routine because I spent […]

Eucalyptus Oil Beauty Benefits

Eucalyptus oil beauty benefits

I was provided products for this post. I love essential oils. There are many benefits of using essential oils in your health and beauty routines. They can pick me up or help me relax depending on which essential oil I use. Unlike products that are loaded with artificial ingredients, essential oils are natural, and I feel […]

Vera Bradley Cosmetic Cases

Vera Bradley Cosmetic Cases

It’s a rare day that I leave the house without a few essential cosmetics in my bag. The last time I did, I had to leave early to bring my daughter’s boyfriend to work. I was in a rush and didn’t have time to do my hair or makeup. The car broke down on the […]

How to Make Your Own Jewelry Cleaner

How to make your own jewelry cleaner

I love wearing jewelry, but I don’t like how it loses its shine after a while. Some of the reasons it gets dull include exposure to oils on your skin or simply by exposure to the air or water. Perfume, hair spray or exposure to cleaning products can do the same thing. How to Make […]