Russie Blanche: Beauty Queen Spills Her Skincare Secrets Into a Jar


Russian women are known to have great skin, thanks to beauty rituals that have been passed on for many generations. When a Russian beauty queen develops a skincare line, it’s definitely worth taking a closer look! That’s why I didn’t think twice when I was invited to meet Julia Lemigova (former model and elected Miss […]

5 Tips for Hosting an Awesome Ugly Sweater Party


The holidays are a great time to get in the spirit of the season with family and friends. I feel like everyone gets invited to traditional holiday parties, so when I started to plan my first holiday soirée at my new house, I decided to change things up and hop on the ugly sweater party […]

Luka Cosmetics “New Year, New You” Giveaway!


Luka Cosmetics “New Year, New You” Giveaway! Organized by Pretty In Pigment Sponsored by Luka Cosmetics 2014 has been a fabulous year for Luka Cosmetics and they are spreading holiday cheer to celebrate. What are they celebrating you ask? The opening of their second Luka store, which is located at The Shoppes at Addison Place […]

Lessons from Mother Nature

Lesson from nature

“Look deep into nature, then you will understand everything better.” — Albert Einstein After a few weeks of preparing for holiday events at work and spending many evenings at stores surrounded by frantic shoppers, I have been feeling mentally and physically exhausted. These situations have sucked me dry of my natural radiance, leaving my entire […]

Picture Perfect Christmas Sweepstakes | Ends 12/24

Picture Perfect Christmas Sweepstakes

Welcome to the Picture Perfect Christmas Sweepstakes Organized by Budget Earth Can you believe that Christmas is nearly here? We know you are working hard to make sure everyone is taken care of on your Christmas list, but have you considered spoiling yourself this holiday season? We know how hard you work all year round […]

Gift Guide For The Creative Friend

Gift Guide for the creative friend

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post in collaboration with Uncommon Goods. All opinions and suggestions remain 100% my own. We all have an artsy fartsy friend on our holiday shopping list this year (I’m usually that person on the list!) and for some people it’s the hardest person to shop for. Creative types are not […]