Breathe New Life into Your Skin: A Review of Liquid Oxygen


It seems like every time you turn around, there's a new product being marketed to moms, but many of them don't cater to our real skin needs. Along with the beginnings of wrinkles (thank you, Time!), a lot of us suffer from embarrassing breakouts. But using medicated acne treatments targeted at … [Read more...]

SoCozy: Haircare for every kid! *$3 COUPON*

SoCozy Haircare for Kids

We've use SoCozy in our house - with three kids (two of whom are girls with long hair) we go through a lot of hair products! I swear, every time I'm at Target it jumps into my cart! SoCozy, a line of salon formulas for the unique hair needs of kids between the ages of 2 and 12 years old, has … [Read more...]

BeautyKind: Shop and Give Back to Charity and free $50 gift code!


Today I’m super excited to introduce you to BeautyKind, an online beauty retailer that I’m completely in love with!  I’ve mentioned before how much I love brands that give back... and this is where my love of beauty products and my favorite charities are coming together! When you sign up for … [Read more...]

Sally Hansen Insta-Dri Nail Polish for the Busy Mama


Life as a mom does not give me the opportunity to get my nails done nearly as often as I would like. That's the sad truth -- but it doesn't mean bad nails are the whole story. The key to an at-home manicure is a solid formula that goes on nice and opaque for minimal coats necessary, and dries … [Read more...]

5 Ways to be Pretty in Pink this Season


Whether saccharine or sassy, a dash (or a heavy dose) of pink can make any outfit super-special this spring. Have fun with shades, dimensions, and layering and bring out that inner girly-girl, even if she only makes a rare appearance. Here are five fun ideas: Preppy Alright, prepsters. You don't … [Read more...]

Spring Nails for the Trendy Mama


It's finally time for a splash of much-needed color, and one place that works for everyone are the nails. Unlike liner and lipstick that carry with them some irritating color rules, any hue can work on anyone's manicure. Need proof? Here's what we're loving for spring. Shake things up with your … [Read more...]

Mommy Wants Candy, Too

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Gone are the days when hearing the words "Hard Candy" called to mind silvery-blue liquid eyeliner (though you can totally still get that if it's your thing). But if like me you'd rather leave the dramatic liners to the teen set, there's still a color-packed, stay-put, affordable makeup item (or ten) … [Read more...]

DIY Peachy-Pink Lipstick 

DIY Lipstick Tutorial

Trying to go more natural in the beauty department? Why not make your own? This DIY recipe for Peachy-Pink Lipstick looks suprisingly easy! For ingredients, or to have your own DIY beauty projects delivered right to your door, visit You will need:   4 oz Lipstick … [Read more...]

Paris in the Spring: Lancome’s New Hues


Wouldn't it be lovely if we could all pack a bag full of floral flocks and head to Paris for the springtime? If that's your plan, then enjoy it, girl. But the rest of us will be sitting here in marginally nice weather wearing inspired makeup to get us through. I get tons of press releases on new … [Read more...]