Favorite Things: The Best Birthday Present

August 5th, 2016

I am at that age where it is hard to buy birthday presents for friends and for family. We all tend to indulge ourselves a bit too much and buy what we want and what we need for ourselves. And when it comes time for my birthday, of course my family wants a "list" or "ideas" for what to buy, and I never know what…

My Go-To Lip Color

June 30th, 2015

[caption id="attachment_3302" align="aligncenter" width="335"] Color: Mademoiselle[/caption] I love a good bold lip in red or pink. I pull those strong lip colors out on a regular basis, but we all need that one go-to color that coordinates with your everyday makeup and whatever you are wearing. Mine is Chanel Rough Coco Ultra Hydrating Lip Colour in Mademoiselle. It is a neutral pink that is not too…

This Little Lady Went to Market

March 29th, 2015

[caption id="attachment_3247" align="aligncenter" width="550"] Floors and floors of shopping. Miles and miles of walking.[/caption] For years I have heard people talk about going "to market" to see the latest trends for the upcoming season and buy for their stores. It always seemed so exclusive and exciting. So I jumped at the chance to go this weekend with my friend Amy Hester who owns Red Beauty…

A Small Bag of Perfect Makeup

March 21st, 2015

I am known to carry a lot of luggage because I want to be prepared for any situation. I have recently been working to lighten my load given back pain, shoulder pain and just the general feeling that my "stuff" is more of a burden than a resource. It is for these reasons that I was so interested in the new makeup line, Stowaway. The…