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Packing for a Trip Abroad: Shoes & Bag

The count down is in full force!  We leave for Dublin in less than a week, then off to London and Barcelona.   I will be sharing my packing list favorites before I go.  Starting with shoes and my day bag:   Camera Bag: Ona, Palma Camera Satchel Sneakers: Vans, Authentic Brushed Twill Sneakers   |    Vince, Sneaker Sandals: Eric Michael,…

Beauty Routine – Eyes

one. Stila Stay All Day Waterproof Liquid Eye Liner in intense black is my go to liner for a cat eye.  The liner has a great tip that makes it easy to apply and stays on all day. two. Mirabella Pick 4 Colour Palette is my favorite brand for eye shadows.  They have amazing colors that are great for blending. three. MAC Eye Shadow Matte in the color…

Want, Love, Do, Wear, Read – 4.19

Want: Adeline Adeline, Pashley Britannia Bicycle - how dreamy would it be to ride home from the farmers market with fruits and veggies in basket and wind in your hair.  One day I will get one. Love: Hotlanta Yoga is expanding their studio and has announced that they are hosting teacher training in the fall.  Finally I think I will be able to…

Long weekend in Sandestin

This past weekend Greg and I spent a few days in San Destin with our close friends.  The trip consisted of lots of yummy food, fishing, Euchre, golf carts, naps, baseball (yes we classed things up with a good 'ol fashion drinking game), and of course the beach. Waking up to this view each morning might have been my favorite…

Beauty Routine- Lips

one.  Nars, Velvet Matte Lip Pencil - Cruella: These velvet lip pencils have replaced all of my lipsticks - I find the color stays on for much longer than normal lipsticks.  And to add moisture or a touch of shimmer I just coat with a gloss. two. Fresh sugar Fresh Sugar Advanced Therapy Lip Treatment: makes my lips feel like butter - seriously,…

Want, Love, Do, Wear, Read – 3.6

Want: These adorable Ceramic hanging planters for my office peg board. Love:  These kick-ass desktop and mobile wallpapers designed by KT Smail.  It was hard to pick, but I went with the second one - Now I instantly feel happy when I open my computer. Do:  Plant my baby seeds in this Germination Station - I already have kale and arugula sprouts after 3…

The Language of Flowers Dictionary

I read a beautiful book last month, The Language of Flowers: A Novel by Vanessa Diffenbaugh, which has opened my eyes to flowers and the meaning behind them. During the Victorian Era flowers were used to send secretive message.  The flowers most often conveyed a romantic expressions but they could also reflect a negative message.  In the book Victoria created a Flower Dictionary-…

Beauty Routine- Shower

one. Neutrogena, Acne Stress Control, Power-Clear Scrub: My go to face wash for 3 years- I try to mix it up but I keep coming back for more. two. Bioelements, Pumice Peel: I use this pumice peel about once a week and gently scrub my face for about 3 minutes.  Once rinsed off my face is silky smooth and fresh. three. Gillete, Venus…