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Monday, June 2, 2014

Monday Hair-Spiration!

Back on track love birds! Today is beautiful here on the east coast, and I'm feeling inspired. Here are some of my favorite looks right now on pinterest -  go check out my good hair board for more lovely styles!


1. http://wethepeoplestyle.com/2014/01/glass-house/
2. http://hartandsew.blogspot.com/2011/02/braids.html
3. http://fiftyshadesofhair.tumblr.com/image/55838716139
4. http://thenletitbe.tumblr.com/post/42318152841
5. http://alwayschoosejoy.tumblr.com/post/59427681795/borninboots-op-we-heart-it
6. http://hitchcockblonde.tumblr.com/post/26343715975
7. http://indulgy.com/post/kHpW9J4Mf1/hair-style

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Weekly Catch-Up

Even with an extra day in the sun, this weekend was super busy! I hope everyone enjoyed their (hopefully) beautiful Memorial Day with lots of loved ones, delicious food, and gave a thought to what the day is really about; remembering and appreciating those who have served our country.

I wish I had just one more day off from work, but -sigh- the show must go on. Let's procrastinate with some photos from the past week, shall we?


Sunday, May 11, 2014

Happy Mother's Day


Happy Mother's Day to the most kind-hearted, loving, and hard-working lady I know. Raising 3 kids on your own was not easy (especially with a nut like me), but you somehow got us all to where we are today. I know I can speak for all of us when I say there are no amount of thank you's that can fully express our gratitude to you.

To all the mommies out there, have a beautiful day.

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Mid-week pick-me-up




I found this written on the first page of my most recent journal, although it had to be from over a year ago. I could have never imaged at the time writing this, that I'd be where I am today. I should focus on phrases like these more often. I often feel lost, and I often feel confused. It's as though I'll never be truly settled into life. But maybe life isn't supposed to have a conclusion. There are no rules, and the path I'm on can (and will) always change. I like it that way. Each and every day, I am where I need to be.

Monday, April 7, 2014

Monday Hair-spiration

Oh my! How am I letting this blog get away from me for a week?? I know...because I am crazy busy and have exciting prospects on the horizon. Back to work...



Does anyone have the luxury to be able to wear a flower crown on the reg? I would love to be walking through the grocery store and spot a beauty looking like this... le sigh.





Photo credit, clockwise:


1. http://www.vogue.es/novias/galerias/una-novia-de-inspiracion-rural/10407/image/793006
2. http://www.hairandmakeupbysteph.com
3. http://www.tumblr.com
4. http://www.pinterest.com
5. http://www.pinterest.com

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

The Most Delicious DIY Lip Scrub



Happy April my loves! With warm weather (hopefully) on the way soon, you'll need to keep that pout looking smooth and supple. I've made an easy, natural lip scrub with ingredients you can find in your pantry!


This is really a very simple lip scrub that anyone can do! I took organic coconut oil, raw honey (you can also use standard, refined honey, I just prefer the consistency of raw), brown sugar, and some apricot oil (you can also omit this, or replace it with any other oil you have). 


Place two parts brown sugar to one part raw honey and one part coconut oil into a small bowl. I added about two drops of apricot oil. Combine!


Once all of the ingredients are incorporated, roll into a small ball and place in any airtight container. This should keep up to two weeks. Now go scrub away and enjoy beautiful, soft lips! 


Monday, March 24, 2014

Monday Hair-spiration

Does anyone else feel that a new season always has to be welcomed with a new hair style? I'm getting edgy this Monday and thinking spring! Everyone is embracing pastels lately, and while I can't say I'm  that edgy (yet), I'm so in love with this trend! Here are some of the loveliest spring-ready pastels I've found. Happy Monday, beauties.




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