Glamorous, Yet Easy, Up-Do

The FiFi Awards were held earlier this week to honor the top fragrances of the year. But one thing stole the show and it wasn't a perfume, it was Nicole Richie's super glamorous up-do. I love the height and volume of this up-do. While it may look complicated and intricate, it's actually quite easy to [...]

Summer Inspiration Board

Spending the day outside has got me thinking about my favorite summertime items. I was inspired to do a board that showcases my favorite things right now. I love doing inspiration boards because I am very visual and they help get my mojo flowing. TOP *Charlotte Ronson "A Perfect Touch" rollerball fragrance $20 This new [...]

Inspiring Nail Art

It's a gloomy day here in Minneapolis so I've been perusing Pinterest. I had no idea there was a whole new world of nail art out there! Wow, there are some super creative people doing super amazing things with their nails. I find it quite inspiring and interesting. I don't think I have a steady [...]

Moisturizing Sunscreen

All my life I've received comments about how soft my skin is. I've been a moisturizing fool for as long as I can remember. The thought of getting dressed without applying moisturizer makes me squirm. Just like our faces, the body needs a barrier as well. During the winter I opt for an intense lotion [...]

Rosy, Sun-kissed Cheeks

When I was twenty, there was one woman who's pictures hung in my bathroom. Super model Rachel Williams was, to me, the essence of beauty. Her sun-kissed glow, her ocean-bleached hair-that was the look I wanted. She looked natural, healthy, and beautiful. These Elle covers from 1990 hung on my bathroom mirror. I actually saw [...]