On the 12th Day of Christmas, Blogging Gave to Me

On the 12th Day of Christmas, Blogging Gave to Me

12 beauty gift guides 11 starbucks red cups 10 holiday lookbooks 9 of which are red lips 8 instagram tutorials 7 stichfix referral links 6 fake staged home tours 5 glitter DIYs 4 tirades on…
The After Photos: Fixing My Hair Thinning

The After Photos: Fixing My Hair Thinning

if you recall, back in september i posted about having a meltdown over my hair thinning for no apparent reason whatsoever.  that post coincided with my starting the Women’s ROGAINE® Foam , …
Confessions of a Lazy Blogger and a Giveaway

Confessions of a Lazy Blogger and a Giveaway

goodness, has life been hectic.  my law clerk is missing at my office, he's been on vacation since november 18 and it has been insane here.  all the work he normally does plus a real…
30 Questionable Things I've Done in 30 Years

30 Questionable Things I've Done in 30 Years

happy birthday to me!  indeed, november 20th, today is the day. 31 years.  that's totally crazy to me.  so while i'm off celebrating (read: getting a cavity fixed at the dentist, w…
Quit Your Job to Blog: A Review

Quit Your Job to Blog: A Review

photo courtesy of helene in between you've heard of it by now, no?  the online course from the blogging guru helene of helene in between .  the e-course is titled 'Quit Your Job to B…
101 in 1001 (Round 2)

101 in 1001 (Round 2)

i'm offically starting my next 101 in 1001 list.  well, starting it on january 1.  technically my first list isn't over until march, but the things left on it that i think will get…
Wait, What, It's Tuesday?

Wait, What, It's Tuesday?

it's tuesday, november 10 and i have no idea how that happened.  i swear i just celebrated halloween on saturday, no?  somewhere, i lost like a week.  i blame daylight savings.  or som…
Three on Thursday

Three on Thursday

welcome back to three on thursday, a post of my weekly (and all time) top three favorites.   1. nars satin lip pencil in bansar .  my perfect fall color.  i think it would work for a lot of p…
Three on Thursday [Halloween Edition]

Three on Thursday [Halloween Edition]

welcome back to three on thursday, a post of my weekly (and all time) top three favorites.  this week we're all about halloween of course!  it's my favorite holiday of the year, act…
I Finished 25 Movies!

I Finished 25 Movies!

in case you don't remember this post , i decided this year to participate in jenn's movie challenge.  to watch 25 movies in the different categories she set, and i finished!  (i thi…
Saving Money on Halloween (and After)

Saving Money on Halloween (and After)

well, i'm past the days of buying store bought costumes.  partly because they're not creative enough, partly because they're too slutty and i'm at the age when i just want …
Three on Thursday [Short Edition]

Three on Thursday [Short Edition]

welcome back to three on thursday, a post of my weekly (and all time) top three favorites.  i titled it short edition this week, not because there's less than 3, but because i'm r…
This Is Mostly Just to Show Off Hawkeye

This Is Mostly Just to Show Off Hawkeye

i am, surprisingly, not hungover after my weekend with tara.  i did get insanely busy at work though, so while i haven't had time for post writing, i have had time for video editing.  …
Three on Thursday

Three on Thursday

welcome back to three on thursday, a post of my weekly (and all time) top three favorites.  1. pull on dress pants from ny and co .  yes that's right.  they look like typical work pants…
Chicago Blackhawks 2015 Banner Raising [New Video]

Chicago Blackhawks 2015 Banner Raising [New Video]

in case you didn't know, the blackhawks won the stanley cup a few months ago.  wednesday was opening day of the new season, so they had a whole ceremony thing for raising the banner up…
Three on Thursday

Three on Thursday

welcome back to three on thursday, a post of my weekly (and all time) top three favorites.  1. scentbird .   scentbird is like a subscription box but better - you get sent a .25 oz spritzer …
Tips & Tricks: The Key to Thicker, Fuller Hair

Tips & Tricks: The Key to Thicker, Fuller Hair

even though my hair my hair was falling out like crazy for awhile there, it's stabilized now.  it's not shedding, so now i'm trying to get it back to the fluffy mane it used to …