Hope everyone's 2018 is off to a great start! This first week back at work is always extra exhausting...it's like you have to retrain your brain to think for more than a few minutes a day. During the time off, I caught up with friends, saw a few movies, spent a whole lot of time on the couch, and posted this makeup tutorial. It was created with NYE in mind, but it's really perfect for any time you're looking to get a little glam. What I didn't mention in the post was that I prepped my skin before I started applying makeup.Read More
Anyone else frequently get the Sunday night jitters? You know, that feeling you get when you realize the weekend is almost over (even if you still have an entire day left). I do. Big time. So I generally try and reserve Sunday night as a time to relax, recharge, and reset my mind before I start the week. Stress can have real, physical impacts, and it's important to take a little "me time" every now and then. I guess you can say that I'm jumping on the "self-care Sunday" bandwagon.Read More
If you follow along on my Insta Story (@chicago_latte), you know that I'm writing this while watching the Emmys and shamelessly indulging in Halo Top (a mix of oatmeal cookie and birthday cake, and it is fantastic). But this post is not about delicious, low calorie, low sugar, high protein ice cream. It's about another new obsession of mine...Ole Henriksen 3 Little Wonders.
I've collected drawers full of beauty samples over the years, and it really takes a lot for me to try a sample and like it so much that I go out the very next day to buy the full-size product. But that's exactly what I did with this kit.Read More