My Easy Makeup For Work

Something that I've been really into recently is fast, easy, simple makeup that can take me from pooped to professional in a matter of minutes. I wake up every day at around 5:00 (okay... 5:15ish) because I drive to work (and get there at 7:00), so the shorter my makeup routine, the more sleep I… Continue reading My Easy Makeup For Work


The Best Lipstick Ever

I am admittedly a lipstick junkie. When it comes to lipsticks I have way more than I could ever possibly need and that obsession was what really kick-started my interest in makeup.I started wearing makeup the summer before my sophomore year of college and went from owning five lipsticks to twenty. Literally, I could not… Continue reading The Best Lipstick Ever

Makeup Products I DON’T Use

In some ways, I am a little bit predictable when it comes to my makeup. And in other ways, I'm a little bit unexpected. Although I am always sharing with you guys new products and loves that I discover, there are actually quite a few makeup products that I do not use. A common misconception… Continue reading Makeup Products I DON’T Use

Products I Won’t Buy (Anti-Haul!)

I wanted to do a beauty post but felt like it was a little too late for a favorites post (to be honest, the only new products I've been using are body products, so I will do a post on those eventually). I haven't been tempted to buy any new products recently... new launches haven't… Continue reading Products I Won’t Buy (Anti-Haul!)

My Top 5 Holy Grail Beauty Products

I have admittedly tried a lot of products. But when I find a holy grail product, boy do I find a holy grail product. Once I find an absolutely amazing product that blows me away, I bond to it for life. I decided to share my five products, THE five beauty products that I would… Continue reading My Top 5 Holy Grail Beauty Products

Five Places I Want to Travel To

When I graduated and decided that I would apply for jobs nationwide, I think I shocked a lot of my friends. I love Chicago. I think it is the greatest city in the world but I'm still young and there are so many places I want to live and see. I think I'll eventually wind… Continue reading Five Places I Want to Travel To

The First Person Who Laughed At My Blog (Prescribed Narratives)

There's a certain story that I've thought about telling all of you, so when I read Charlotte's post on prescribed narratives, I took it as a sign from the universe. I think Charlotte explains prescribed narratives best in her words: So, what is a prescribed narrative? Well, it is a term I made up to… Continue reading The First Person Who Laughed At My Blog (Prescribed Narratives)