2016 Holiday Gift Guide

Whether you’re shopping for your bestie, your big sis, or bae, you’ll score major points with these presents! (And Mom, if you’re reading this, I love ALL of these things.) For the friend that’s into all things beauty … Glossier Black Tie Set Glossier has used its “cool factor” to set itself apart from the the rest of the beauty world. Make your beauty lover a … Continue reading 2016 Holiday Gift Guide

Lumee Case Review

What’s a selfie without good lighting? Recently I caved and bought a LuMee case. For those that don’t know, LuMees cases are iPhone cases with LED lights lining the front left and right sides of the phone. When the lights are on, the case resembles a full Hollywood style makeup mirror. Allan Shoemake created it after being frustrated by bad lighting when facetiming his daughter while she … Continue reading Lumee Case Review

Summer Beauty Essentials

Ahh! It’s that time of the year again: sunny days, warm nights and day drinking– its summer! This is a time to kick back, relax and have fun. In a perfect world I would be carefree and makeup-less all summer, but that’s not the reality. Thankfully, the sun loves melanin so there’s a natural and effortless glow that comes during this time of year. However, that doesn’t mean … Continue reading Summer Beauty Essentials

Apartment Shopping 101

I recently moved into a new apartment and I vowed it wouldn’t be the party-house my last place was. I’ve committed  my summer to decorating my first “big-girl” apartment, the right way. This has been especially important to me because I’m supporting myself… okay maybe not 100%… But as I’m getting closer and closer to being cut off by my mom I’ve paid more attention to … Continue reading Apartment Shopping 101

Grammys Drinking Game

Tonight is music’s biggest night! Every year we tune into the Grammys for all the corny jokes, jaw-dropping performances, and wardrobe malfunctions. This year I decided to combine one of my favorite hobbies, drinking, with watching the Grammy’s. I (with the help of my BFF Lynnze) have created the ultimate Grammys drinking game. Grab a glass of your favorite wine, whip up a strong cocktail, or … Continue reading Grammys Drinking Game