10 Happiness Hacks for Winning Life

image of happinessAh, happiness. We all want it, but how do we really get it? How do we feel like we are being true to ourselves while going through the motions of daily life? What is happiness even? Where does happiness come from?

I learned a very long time ago that happiness comes from within. It does not come from anyone else or any material thing. It starts within you and grows from there. If you are looking to [Read more…]

Younique’s February Beloved Kudos is Here & You Need It!

image of younique february kudos

Y’all need this beauty in your life! It’s SO good!

You know you’re in rough shape when a brand new beautiful eyeshadow palette arrives in the mail and you’re too sick to want to play with it. Yep, totally got hit by the flu. My son got came home sick from school one afternoon and after going to the doctor, it was revealed that he had the flu. After a few days of remaining healthy, I was sure that I was invincible, but then I was immediately put in my place, complete with a [Read more…]

Adios pimples: My Younique skincare regimen that has worked wonders!

image of clear skin Remember back in September how I posted about how awesome Younique’s liquid foundation is, but that it was because my skin decided to break out with bumps all over and I needed some additional coverage? Well, I am so excited to provide an update about that little problem that is no more!

It seems like the older we get, the more we have to “work” at our skin. I remember how good I had it back in high school. One of my [Read more…]

Younique Epic Mascara Review: Is it really that amazing?

image of Younique Epic MascaraIt’s official: I’m in love! Where are all my mascara-lovers out there?! You are going to want to hear what I have to say because it’s such great news in the girl world! In case you’ve been living under a rock, I’m sure you’ve heard the amazing news that Younique has done it again with a new mascara. In fact, it’s so amazing that the name says it all: Younique Moodstruck Epic Mascara. Yep, it’s Epic all right!! This mascara is unlike any other product that’s ever [Read more…]

Pimples Be Gone! Thanks Younique Liquid Foundation

image of younique liquid foundation covering up pimpleBe careful what you wish for, right? I’ve always been obsessed with Younique’s liquid foundation and the flawless look I get after applying it. There has been a time or two when I have even “wished” that I had a pimple on my face to have the chance to cover it up with our liquid foundation. Well, I’ll be damned if my wish didn’t come [Read more…]

Younique’s July Kudos: The True Colors Collection

image of Younique's eye pigment colorsListen up, y’all! I have some exciting news!! I’m really excited about Younique’s product special this month because it involves the loose eye pigment powders in the True Colors Collections. Not only are there thirty-four colors to choose from, but these eye pigment powders last forever! And the 34 colors are beautiful, vibrant, and extremely [Read more…]

Younique Liquid Foundation Review: Is it really that good?

image of liquid foundationDid someone say free shipping?? Younique’s liquid foundation (the best ever!) ships free this month! You can combine the liquid foundation with other products to take advantage of free shipping or you can purchase it by itself. Isn’t that the best news ever?! The liquid foundation is SO good! To be honest, before [Read more…]

Finally! A lip plumper that actually plumps lips!!

image of plump lipsYou know how we all have those things that we would like to change about ourselves? One of mine is my lips, more specifically my upper lip.  It’s so small that it’s nonexistent and that just doesn’t work for me. I’m crazy envious of the people with plump lips, a la Angelina Jolie. I’ve purchased lip plumpers in the past, but never noticed a huge difference. I even got my lip liner tattooed on [Read more…]

SQUIRREL: How to live in the present

image of a squirrelSQUIRREL!!

This is me just about all of the time! I like to think I’m multitasking, but, if I’m honest, it’s complete BS. I’m just busy being busy. I’m pulled in a million directions and jump from one thing to another… just like a freakin’ squirrel.

I’m not a fan of feeling like that. I love to feel productive and I love to accomplish things and check them off of my list. (Speaking of lists, I have lists about lists even so it’s probably a bit [Read more…]

White wine and melanoma: What you need to know

image of wine corksPicture it: The lights are off, candles are lit, and bubbles are filling up the bathtub while you are relaxing and having a glass of chardonnay. You pick up a magazine to take the relaxation a step further only to read an article that says that there could be a danger found in your glass of white wine. Yep, you read that right: there could be a danger lurking in your wine glass.

Say what??

If you didn’t guess by now, this is [Read more…]

My Favorite Must-Have Products for Summer

image of beauty productsSummertime is here! This time of the year is the best: No school, sunshine, friends, the beach, and so much more!  It’s definitely my happy time of the year (well, in addition to my birthday and Christmas, of course). Since my birthday just passed, I wanted to share a few new beauty products that I was gifted. These products are amazing and one of the things I love most about them is that they all smell so wonderful and [Read more…]

Review of the Moodstruck 3D Fiber Lashes+ Mascara by Younique

image of 3D Fiber Lashes+ mascaraBack in 2014, Younique was known for amazing 3D Fiber Lash mascara. Let’s face it; that’s the whole reason I signed up to be a Younique presenter in the first place.  The mascara was so fantastic and made my lashes incredible!  In the middle of 2015, changes were made to the mascara and, to be honest, while many still loved the new 3D Fiber Lashes+, there were many that had issues with it.  Fast-forward to January 2nd though, and guess what? [Read more…]

Hello Fresh Review: Is This Meal Delivery Service Really Worth It Or Not?

Image of the Hello Fresh food deliverey service with review.Hey all you busy people! Listen up! I have a way to make your life so much easier, at least three times per week, that is.  It’s called Hello Fresh deliveries and it came into my life about two weeks ago. It’s been amazing, the food, the excitement of receiving my weekly boxes, and the whole cooking experience.

Grab yourself some coffee or wine and read my review on why you need to try out Hello Fresh.

What is Hello Fresh?

From the Hello Fresh site, “Hello Fresh is more than food. Chef curated recipes based on sensational farm fresh ingredients delivered every week to your doorstep”.

Sounds pretty amazing, doesn’t it?

What they don’t mention is that [Read more…]