It happened so fast. Auto-pilot. There are these moments that occur when I'm no longer forcing my hands to do their task: they're simply following pre-destined programming that understands my boundaries and understands when I have finally taken all I can. The message came in, a flurry of letters and words and sentences and accusations … Continue reading Stand, and sometimes lay, in love.
A few weeks ago I finally took the plunge and got my first tattoo. You can read about what it means and why I did it here, but for now I just want to talk about the process of caring for a new tattoo! Caring for your tattoo will vary slightly based on size and … Continue reading Caring For Your First Tattoo
A few weeks ago I was at Walmart and happened upon some beautiful Hard Candy products that I had to have: the Hard Candy Glitteratzi Gel Glitter Palette in Electric Sunset ($6.00) and the 3-In-1 Powder Highlighter Trio in 24 Karat Gold ($6.00)! The glitter palette has 6 shades of glitter and each one is … Continue reading Review: Fun Fall Must Haves From Hard Candy
When we think of selfcare we so often focus on just the fun parts: bubble baths, Netflix marathons, cups of tea, and good books. But caring for yourself involves so much more than just being warm and cuddly. Sometimes taking care of yourself also means doing the things you need to do. In my new … Continue reading Self Care Sunday – Apologizing
A few years ago a peer and I were discussing working independently in a creative field. At that time he was still figuring out which direction he wanted to go and how to get to where he was going, but I knew I wanted to be and I would be a writer. I'd picked up … Continue reading You Are Where You’re Supposed To Be
If you're on Instagram you've probably seen at least a few photos of shiny cheeked young women, standing in the sunlight, practically glowing. While many of these photos have been photoshopped to really emphasize that glow, there is an actual product they're using to create the effect: highlighter! No, not this: But, this: Today I'm … Continue reading Highlighter: The Extra Pop Your Makeup Routine Needs This Spring
If you've been following the blog for a while, you've probably already checked out this post, where I discussed some of my FAVORITE apps I use as a micro-influencer and blogger. (If you haven't, make sure you toodle over there and give it a read when you're done here. It's full of good stuff!) One … Continue reading Review: A Content Creating Game-Changer: Crowdfire