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Free Printable Health and Fitness Planner

I want to be healthy. Drink more water, exercise regularly, and eat healthy. But I get derailed from my fitness goals easily because I really like breakfast tacos and dark soda. So, this time I am doing something about it with a free printable health and fitness planner. Get Your Printable Here What is in …

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25 Scent-sational Sugar Scrubs For Fabulously Flawless Skin

Harsh weather leaving you with sad skin? No worries, we’ve got the solution: these scent-sational sugar scrubs will leave your skin fabulously flawless, and they all smell ah-maz-ING! Don’t give in to flaky, dry, dusty skin, give it some ‘sugar’ instead! Trust us – you’ll thank us when you’re older. Have fun! 25 Scent-sational Sugar …

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LuLaRoe Christmas Prints Are Coming!!!

Seriously, when someone mentioned this yesterday I was torn between hoping and dreading. I mean, if you were around for the Great LuLaRoe Halloween Rush of 2016, you know what I’m talking about. How fast all those uh-mazing prints went. And then I saw the pictures… Oh. My. God. I want candy cane legs! These …

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Why I Chose A LuLaRoe Nicole Over A Little Black Dress (And You Should, Too!)

I recently had the opportunity to go to a super fancy event and let me tell you, the anxiety of getting dressed to go was enough to make me want to hide in a closet under a pile of boxes. Or something. Luckily, I had a secret weapon hanging in my closet that fixed everything: …

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The Ta-Ta Towel Is Here, And I’m – I’m Dead

So this morning I log onto Facebook and basically every other post is someone super stoked about the Ta-Ta Towel. I click on link after link and I’m like, “WTF?” Like, if your boob sweat needs its own towel, do you maybe think you should talk to your doctor about that? Seriously, the Ta-Ta Towel …

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Taking A Trip? Don’t Forget To Pack Your Leggings!

Mid-May my now husband and I eloped to Jamaica. I knew going in that I’d have some, shall we say, wardrobe struggles? You see, I wear leggings 99% of the time these days. I can dress them up, down, work out in them and not worry about my comfort, thigh chafing or being appropriately dressed. …

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3 Reasons You Should Go Out And Rainbowfy Your Hair TODAY!

I’ve always wanted rainbow hair. You can blame Lady Lovely Locks, or really pretty much any 80’s cartoon geared towards girls. Every one of those shows had rockin’ chicks sporting epic bangs and multicolored hair. Apparently I never grew up, or those things came back into style, because I finally got my rainbow hair, and …

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10 Amazing Reasons You Should Start Drinking More Water TODAY!

Water is an essential for life and I know, and you know it too. But why? What exactly is so great about water? It’s tasteless and colorless so what makes it so amazing? Well, I want to share with you 10 Amazing Benefits of Water so you can stop wondering and start drinking…more water! 10 Amazing …

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10 Reasons You Should Be Stalking Your Favorite LuLaRoe Consultants RIGHT NOW

Seriously, if you don’t know about LuLaRoe yet, you MUST be living in a cave. But since your cave apparently has Wi-Fi, here are 10 reasons you should be stalking your favorite LuLaRoe consultants right now. Really, don’t even wait…you will experience major LuLaRegret if you do! 10 Reasons You Should Be Stalking Your Favorite …

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Two Things You Love Are Having A Baby: Disney + LuLaRoe…Can We Say UNICORN LOVE?

Yesterday LuLaRoe put out this super short video on Instagram. I was trucking through the airport in Montego Bay when I saw it come across my feed. Disney fans, go couch hunting for coins, because LuLaRoe is going Disney! I remember how bummed I was that I didn’t score any of the princess palace or …

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About The Time My Eye Swelled So Badly I Looked Like Rocky Balboa

I’ve been on a kick lately to take better care of my skin. I’m in my thirties, I’ve accepted that I’m aging, and there are things I can do to age more gracefully, shall we say. It’s all fun and games until your eyes swell shut! Yup, I changed my facial routine and ended up …

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10 Things Your Fingernails Are Trying To Tell You

What do you think of when I say “fingernails?” For most people, visions of pretty nail polish in every color and acrylic nails with fancy tips dance across their minds. People who work with their hands may think of stubborn grease stains under and around their nails … nothing that a good sandpaper-like washing with …

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LuLaRoe Life Balance: Keeping My Closet Happy Without Making My Wallet Cry

A few weeks ago I had no idea what LuLaRoe was. Despite the fact that there have been several articles about the fashion line have been posted on this very website, I hadn’t done much more than scan them. I got the basic idea. Competitive clothes shopping? No. Freaking. Thank. You. I have to watch …

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This Ain’t Makeup, Sweetheart, It’s War Paint!

January of 2013 the company I was working for shut the doors to their Dallas office and I became one of the telecommuting proud. I knew it was coming. The signs had been there for a while, so I wasn’t unprepared, but I was also in no way ready for that kind of transition. Three …

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The Time I Found Out Giving Birth Is Easier Than Waxing At Home

I’m a product of the 80’s so for my time, Nair was the big thing for hair removal (I’m talking the bikini area). Effective, painless, but like shaving it grew back so fast that I was scratching my girly bits from regrowth a day after I’d done it. That’s always attractive, “No, I don’t have crabs…why …

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The LuLaRoe Obsession Starts With Just A Pair Of Black Leggings…

I’ve gotten a lot of questions lately from people about LuLaRoe and where to start. I might not be the best person to hand out advice on how to navigate this obsession. I dove right on in last February and bought up a bunch of the Valentine’s Day leggings right off the bat, but most …

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How I Learned Not To Use Dollar Store Razors Near My Lady Bits…

This year we’re really trying to cut costs. Since I’ve transitioned to writing full time I’m always looking for ways to save a buck. The other week we decided to visit our new dollar store and load up on some essential items where cost cutting is allowed. We were strolling the aisles, looking for some …

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When You’re In Your Thirties And Having To ‘Get Some Work Done…’

As the result of a car wreck in late 2012 (thanks to a texting man who rear-ended me at a yield sign), I was forced to have nasal reconstruction surgery: Septoplasty with osteotomy and grafts. Let’s just say it: medically necessary nose job. Without this procedure, I would have remained with one nostril collapsed with …

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Can I Touch You? And Other Odd Questions Only Another LuLaRoe Addict Will Understand.

Okay, yes, I’m fully aware of my LuLaLove. Pretty sure I’ve got a fan club badge around here somewhere. Oh wait. I’m wearing it. 😀 I was chatting with Totally The Bomb’s writer Mary the other day, recounting some of the absurd questions people have asked me since I dove into this crazy pool and …

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Online Pearl Parties…Is That A Thing?

I’d never even heard of an online pearl party until a couple of months ago. Now, I’ve been to 4 this month and I’ve bought two pieces. That’s a rarity for me. It’s a fun experience. I enjoy seeing what other people pick and which setting they’ve chosen. I like the suspense of the openings and …

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That Hopeless Moment Every Make-Up Girl Knows Too Well…

That moment where you see it. The little glimmering glimpse peeking from your compact. You think to yourself, “Just move to the outer edges. There’s still plenty of product here.” You take extra care to only put your brush in the edges knowing it’s futile. The damage is already done.  That Hopeless Moment Every Make-Up …

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Hunting The LuLaRoe Unicorn: A How To Guide

We’re just about to my one year, LuLaCrazy anniversary. I’ll never forget the invitation from a friend to the on-line pop up and the absolute madness that ensued. If you have no idea what I’m talking about, let me break it down to you real quick. LuLaRoe is a clothing line that’s not sold like …

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The Last Day I Wore Pants… (A LuLaRoe Love Story)

I remember my last day wearing jeans. It was the week PokemonGo became the thing to do. We’d planned our first big, group hunting expedition and I was really worried that my newly found love of LuLaRoe leggings would run way too hot given the extreme Texas heat. So to be safe I opted to …

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This 2 Ingredient Hair Mask Will Change The Way You Treat Your Hair!

When it comes to hair and cutting corners, I’m all about what I can do for cheap. I’m the kind of person who goes to a cosmetology school for a price break on the fancy conditioning treatments, I bleach and dye my own hair, and I make my own hair mask. There are a lot …

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Why I Chose To Be A LuLaRoe Evangelist

Calling myself a LuLaRoe Evangelist sounds way better than saying I couldn’t handle it as a consultant. Over the last few weeks I’ve had a lot of people say to me, “Man! You’d be a great LuLaRoe consultant!” And you know what? I probably would be! But I don’t choose to be. And there are some really …

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You Can’t Dry LuLaRoe In A Dryer, So What Do You DO!?!?!

If you are wondering what happens when you dry LuLaRoe, the answer is honestly that it doesn’t last as long. The stuff is pretty much cheap crap and you shouldn’t buy LuLaRoe at all. If you did buy a bunch of LuLaroe, then don’t dry it. And if you’re thinking about selling LuLaRoe, you should …

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LuLaRoe Leggings: An Introduction To Their Clothes, Review And Suggestions For Styling

Welcome back! So far we’ve covered what LuLaRoe is and why some people feel their clothing is worth the price tag. Today I want to run down what they offer in leggings, some basic reviews and what to expect, and a few styling suggestions, tips and tricks. Just in case you didn’t know yet, LuLaRoe is LIFE …

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My Lil’ Hufflepuff Heart Can’t Take It! I NEED These Harry Potter Eye Shadow Palettes In My Life!

Accio Eyeshadow! When Reddit user Spellsandstars first posted pictures of her imagined Harry Potter House Palettes, she wanted to make it clear that she owns nothing HP related. In fact, she’s an artist. Not a manufacturer, not a marketer, she’s someone who imagined an amazing idea and wanted to share it with the world. Well, I’m …

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LuLaRoe Dresses: An Introduction To Their Clothes, Review And Suggestions For Styling

Welcome back! So far we’ve covered what LuLaRoe is and why some people feel their clothing is worth the price tag. Today I want to run down what they offer for dresses, some basic reviews and what to expect, and a few styling suggestions, tips and tricks! With so many options, you should have no …

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LuLaRoe Shirts: An Introduction, Reviews And Suggestions For Styling

LuLaRoe Shirts are awesome, and the LuLaRoe Randy is one of the shirts that people ask about most of the time. That’s because the sizing on the LuLaRoe Randy is a little different than the others. Let me tell you all about it! So far we’ve covered what LuLaRoe skirts are and why people feel …

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LuLaRoe Skirts: An Introduction To Their Clothes, Review And Suggestions For Styling

Welcome back! So far we’ve covered what LuLaRoe is and why some people feel their clothing is worth the price tag. Today I want to run down what they offer for skirts, some basic reviews and what to expect, and a few styling suggestions, tips and tricks. My biggest recommendation, and will always be, is …

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Questions You Didn’t Think To Ask: A LuLaRoe Q&A

In asking questions and preparing for this LuLaRoe blog series I had a bunch of questions. I’ve corralled as many of them as I could, and will keep answering what I know! If you have more questions, leave them in the comments below! Questions You Didn’t Think To Ask: A LuLaRoe Q&A Are there panty …

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You Paid How Much For That? Why LuLaRoe Is More Than Money

Look, you could read the rest of this if you are wondering, “Why is LuLaRoe so expensive?” But let me be honest with you, I have no idea why it’s so expensive. Even LuLaRoe sellers know that LuLaroe Leggings are total crap, and you should NOT waste your money on the LuLaRoe dresses, shirts, or …

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LuLaRoe Alert! Halloween Prints Have Been Spotted!

Okay, so if you’re a LuLaRoe fan, you know that their holiday and special themed runs are to die for awesome, and super small. As in, there’s only a couple thousand of the prints and styles made, so if you want it, be ready to Thunderdome style fight for what you want, because it’s going …

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LuLa…Rows, Where? A “What Is It, How To Shop, And What The Deal Is” Guide To LuLaRoe.

Chances are if you are even remotely online you’ve seen people on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and SnapChat taking pictures of their legs while wearing crazy, print leggings and talking about #HowIRoe or something called a LuLaRoe. What Is It, How To Shop, And What The Deal Is Please, someone tell me, what is a LuLaRoe? LuLaRoe …

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How to Have The Money to Be a LuLaRoe Consultant

LuLaRoe is the hot new way to make money working from home all while feeling comfortable and looking great. Being a consultant has been amazing* and I’ve only been a consultant for a little over a month. While many want to jump into selling LuLaRoe like I do, there are also many that are scared …

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How To Make Sparkler Nails This Independence Day!

Well, we couldn’t let the fourth of July pass without some really boss Independence Day Nails, now could we? Seriously, these Fourth of July nails are super easy to do and why let the fireworks be the only sparkly one at the party? Enjoy! Want more nail fun plus so much more? Check out why …

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Caring for Your New LuLaRoe Clothes

Disclosure: I’m sharing #purclean in my life as part of a Tide® sponsored series for Socialstars™ By now I think everyone has heard about LuLaRoe. One quick browse on Facebook and you’ll see someone posting their newest patterns and goodies. I for one, have become a bit obsessed with stalking groups for the next pop-up …

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Tips, Tricks And Hacks For Do-It-Yourself Funky Colored Hair

Over a year ago now I decided to just…change my hair color. I’ve never been scared to play with it, but it’s usually been for periods of time. As of today I’ve been some shade of pink for over twelve months and I have zero plans to go brown again. But the crazy hair colors …

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I Wear What Makes Me Happy (And You Should, Too!)

Over the last year the legging fashion has caught on and more and more women have begun wearing fun patterned leggings as everyday leg wear. Multiple companies have sprung up to feed this fad and communities of wearers have cropped up around them, supporting each other and calling for more. More leggings! The patterns you …

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This Ombre Eyeliner Will Be Your Go To Look This Summer

First it was unconventional lipstick shades. Then it was rainbow highlighters. Now there’s something called rainbrows that I am trying to wrap my head around. I think it’s safe to say that rainbows are very “in” right now. Meanwhile, I’m just waiting for pajamas to suddenly be chic. I don’t think I’m ready to sport rainbrows, …

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VLOG: The Most Ridiculous Kylie Lip Kit Wear Test Ever

Prepare yourself for this. No really. Get ready. This is going to be the most ridiculous kylie lip kit wear test ever. I recently did a First Impressions video and tried the Kylie Jenner Lip Kits. At first swipe, I really loved them, and was pretty impressed by the formula- BUT, it was a completely …

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Rock A Glittery Lip Without Looking Like A Toddler

Did you know that glitter lips are back in? I know, right? All of my Britney Spears pre-teen dreams are coming true and the only way I know how to handle it is by reminiscing about my blueberry scented Bath & Body Works Roll-On Glitter and taking full advantage of the glitter madness before it …

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Easy Kid’s Valentine’s Day Hair Tutorial

Looking for an adorable Valentine’s Day hairdo for your little one, but don’t want to fiddle around with curlers and bobby pins? This easy Valentine’s Day hair tutorial is perfect because it requires no hot tools, it keeps hair away from the face, and doesn’t require too much time for a fidgety kid. We’ll go through …

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How To Do Eyeliner That Doesn’t Look Like A 5 Year Old Did It.

Eyeliner is one of those things that can be so downright frustrating to do that a lot of women just say “Screw it!” and skip it altogether. Whether you can’t get both sides even, or you just struggle with technique: Here are some tips on how to do eyeliner that doesn’t look like a 5 …

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How To Wear Colorful Makeup Without Looking Like You’re 12

If you have ever walked past the Urban Decay Electric Palette, or any brightly colored eyeshadow for that matter, and thought “I WANT!” and then “I could never wear that without ending up on peopleofwalmart.com,” you aren’t alone. Brightly colored eyeshadow appeals to those of us who had Lisa Frank toys as a kid, but it’s …

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Star Wars Makeup You Will Actually Wear

Photos of Star Wars inspired makeup have been splattered across the internet and magazines since the moment the new Star Wars Movie was announced. While these makeup looks are beautiful, I cant really say I found them wearable or easy to achieve. Here is some Star Wars makeup you will actually wear, whether you lean …

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I Woke Up Like This: Makeup for The Morning After

It’s your fifth date. You’ve sat through three corny romantic comedies and one ridiculous action movie. You even went put-put golfing. You like him. He is effortlessly charming and painfully handsome. He asks you thoughtful questions about yourself and actually listens to your answers. He does cute things like switching places with you while you’re …

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Work Dinner Makeup on a Taco Bell Budget

It’s your day off and you just got the most amazing, well deserved massage ever.  You’re definitely not dancing to One Direction in the car on the way home when your husband calls. “Hey Babe! I’m here at Bonefish with Steve and Don (colleagues). Their wives are on the way- can you make it?” You swallow …

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Adele Inspired Winged Liner Tutorial

Okay, lets be real here for a second; Adele could sing about dirty diapers and I would still cry. As if her soulful music didn’t make her awesome enough, she is also always rocking a PERFECTLY EXECUTED winged liner. Her makeup artist needs to make a YouTube channel. Like yesterday. But until then you’re just going to have to settle …

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Smokey Silver New Year’s Eve Makeup Tutorial

It’s New Years Eve. You’re going out tonight. Even though New Years Eve is one of the only times of year it’s appropriate to go over the top with your makeup; you also realize that body glitter isn’t “in” anymore and honestly, who really wants glitter near their eyeball? Your New Years Eve makeup should …

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How To Take All Your Makeup With You When You Travel

I am travel obsessed. If I don’t get on a plane and fly somewhere at least once a month, I feel like I have failed at successfully quenching my wanderlust. I am also makeup obsessed, which can be a huge pain when you are traveling all the time, because you are constantly moving makeup from …

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15 Star Wars Nails That Show off Your Love For The Force

I am all about the Light Side of the force but I’ll admit, I’ve thought about turning to the Dark Side. I mean, you get to dress in darker clothing (which is totally slimming) and be feared by many. The downside is you have an entire colony of troopers that can’t hit their targets even …

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10 Ways to Improve Oral Health

Disclosure: This is sponsored by Trident. The opinions expressed remain 100% my own. Oral health is so important. According to the American Dental Hygienists Association, 80% of the U.S. population has some form of periodontal gum disease which means not enough people are taking care of their mouths properly. It could be a lack of …

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Refresh Your Look to Go Back to Work After Baby

When you’ve had a baby, a lot has changed. I mean, you’ve been off work for 3, 4 or even 6 weeks (LOVE the 6-weeks off!) and, hopefully, you didn’t even have to wear make-up once during that entire mini-baby-cation. But, chances are, you need to Refresh Your Look to Go Back to Work After Baby. …

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Homemade Face Mask

This winter has seemed exceptionally long and cold.  With the cold comes dry skin, chapped skin, and inevitably irritated and acne prone skin.  That’s exactly where my skin condition lies now.  I’ve been playing around with some homemade masks and skin care products that will get my skin and complexion feeling and looking better.  This …

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5 Totally Fun Ways to Lose Weight and Feel Awesome!

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Nutrisystem for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I have little or no patience when it comes to losing weight and being healthier. It can be like the worst thing EVER if it’s a drag. But I’m not messing around this year with un-fun, …

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Christmas Present Nails with Piggy Paint Polish {And a Giveaway!}

My daughter and her friend had the most fun having an awesome mani/pedi party with Piggy Paint Nail Polish. They even came up with a little nail art tutorial! How To Paint Christmas Present Nails: Start by painting your nails lots of different colors. Use a white striper to add the lines to your nails. …

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