Sweet spring.

I am so rejuvenated after a weekend with my peeps. It’s been more than two long months since I’ve seen my parents, and how I’ve missed them. These are people whose zip code I just have to live in eventually again — life is too hard and sad without them in it more frequently. We […]

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Marco

My mom and I had an incredible time on Marco Island. The weather tried to break our spirits for the first half of the trip… …so we entertained ourselves with the fitness center, a few hours of HGTV, and a film in a nearby movie theater (Philomena — SO good!). We went on one of […]

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Living’s easy

I’ve been having a great time. Somehow, I’ve been blessed with the gift of free time. I haven’t had an exam since last Monday, and I don’t have one for another two weeks. (WHAT?!) Every other week of the semester has been test, test, double tests, paper, tests papers tests. (Side note: this will come […]

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Coolest new make up product

This is a stick of eyeshadow that lasts a ridiculous amount of time on your eyes. It is by Bobbi, my new goddess.   This is the long-wear cream shadow stick, and not only is it affordable, long-lasting, and does it come in great colors, but it’s a blast to play with, too. You can […]

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At-home waxing

I really enjoy sharing products with you that I use and love, and now we’re going to tackle kind of a weird one. Leg waxing stuff. If you care to read on, let me first make a Friends reference to the girls using non-hot wax, pulling off the hair, and screaming. I think this is […]

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GPOM

Gratuitous picture of myself simply to demonstrate that I have finally found the perfect shade of lipstick after 10 years of relentless searching. L’oreal Color Riche lipstick in DIVINE WINE. How perfect! It looks nothing like the shade when it’s on your lips. I don’t know why I don’t look happy in this photograph because […]

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Sunflowers

Do you have a favorite flower? I don’t think I do, but I know that if there were to be an election, sunflowers wouldn’t even be in the running. And then I drove past what can only be called a sunflower field on my way back to Virginia this morning. At least a half mile […]

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