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“Instructions for living a life: Pay attention. Be astonished. Tell about it.” ― Mary Oliver

Lipstick review: department store or Target store?

A girl’s beauty product choices are very personal, and perhaps telling. That is, if you splurge on the expensive hair treatments promising a crown of silken luster, you are probably also … Continue reading

May 6, 2012 · Leave a comment

Shellaced at the club

Sounds like a wild time, until I clarify these two points: the club is the health club, not a CLUB, and “Shellaced” is actually the professional nail product that was introduced at salons … Continue reading

October 5, 2011 · Leave a comment

Summer sale at Smythson of Bond Street

Cannot stop gazing at some of the finest leather goods on sale in vivid jewel tones like hibiscus, amber, and jade. My fascination with Smythson started years ago when I had … Continue reading

June 21, 2011 · Leave a comment

Spring cleaning for your face

So much craziness going on now with our pending move (11 days ’til the big day!), work stress (a big project coming to a head), and recovering from the last week … Continue reading

April 11, 2011 · Leave a comment

A few tricks for your make-up bag

I don’t wear a lot of make-up, the main reason is I’m too lazy.  So, that’s why I haven’t posted much on beauty products.  However, I was thinking the other … Continue reading

December 19, 2010 · 4 Comments

Gift Ideas: Part II

If you aren’t out on Black Friday, read below and maybe it will help you cross someone off your list with a great Christmas gift find (or give you an idea … Continue reading

November 26, 2010 · Leave a comment

Pretty, pretty, nails

If you want some pretty nails with modern colors and a little less toxic than the typical, check out these polishes from Deborah Lippman. They’re not tested on animals, and … Continue reading

November 2, 2010 · 1 Comment