Mom Gets Braces: More Rubber Bands (8)

Braces 14 Months

It’s been 4 months since I last wrote about my braces, and that is because there really wasn’t much to report. I’m now 14 months into the process with approximately 10 months to go (although I am hoping for 9 months left to have them off by Christmas). Ever since I started my triangle elastics [...]

Divergent Shirts at CafePress

Divergent Shirts

One of my favorite book series of the last few years was the Divergent Trilogy (except the final book, which I am still on the fence about). The first book in the series, Divergent, was one of those books that I absolutely could not put down. Most of my friends who read Young Adult books [...]

CoverGirl Lash Blast Fusion Review (Not Impressed)

Cover Girl Lash Blast Fusion

I am not a big makeup wearer, but I do wear the basics pretty much every day. The one thing I almost never leave the house without is mascara. I like to try different types of mascara because my eyelashes are very light colored and not extremely long. I’ve even been known to use two [...]

Dove Commercial That Made Me Cry

Dove Sketch Artist Commercial

I have a friend who often tells me that she thinks I don’t see myself the same way that others do. I always give her the “yeah, yeah, yeah” treatment and then change the subject. So a Dove commercial that I saw this morning really hit home to me. Women we asked to get to [...]

Love Neutrogena Healthy Lengths Mascara

I’m a bit of a mascara snob. I have tried probably 100 different kinds. I have light colored lashes that are probably average in length. I’ve tried lengthening products but they usually make my eyes turn reddish while I use them (which can be for more than a month to get a good impact). So [...]

Gel Nails at Home

Gel Nails at Home

When I saw all of my friends getting gel nails done, I knew I wanted them, too. I never paint my nails because they always chip so quickly. But I also don’t really like going to the salon (or the salon prices). Gel nails are the perfect solution because they are supposed to last for [...]

Review: Voluminous False Lashes Mascara by L’Oreal

L’Oreal Voluminous False Fiber Lashes Mascara, Black Brown I’m always on the lookout for new mascara. The thicker the better for me! I especially love the kinds that lengthens lashes. Because of that, I was really excited to try out the L’Oreal Voluminous False Lashes. According to the adds, the mascara uses special fibers to [...]

Order Disney H2O Products Online

Disney H2O Spa Products

It may sound a little strange, but one of my favorite things to do when I am missing Disney is smell my leftover bottles of the H2O Spa products that I get when I stay at Disney resorts or take a Disney Cruise. There’s just something about the smell of them that reminds me of [...]

FPGirl Commercials on Television!

FPGirl commercial

10-05-12 update with FashionPlaytes Coupon: $10 off on orders of $50 or more with code FP10 until 1/31 at FPGirl (FashionPlaytes) Have you seen the new FPGirl commercials on television? We were ahead of the curve when we did our Fashion Playtes Review a couple of months ago because they are now everywhere! Fashion Playtes [...]