My Picks from the November 2016 Sephora VIB Sale

‘Tis the season for VIBs to get their beauty picks 20% off! *insert money with wings flying away emoji* The Sephora sale is happening today, Friday November 11th, through Monday November 14th. As a self-proclaimed beauty junkie, I always look so forward to this sale, which happens twice a year, typically in April and November. The November sale is especially clutch, because Sephora has released all of their holiday sets. This makes it the perfect time to not only stock up on your holy grail products and maybe try some more expensive items you’ve had your…

Ways to Disconnect and Unplug

Raise your hand if the first thing you do when you wake up, and the last thing you do before you go to bed involves your phone? *reluctantly raises hand, slightly embarrassed* Technology is definitely something that has quickly been integrated into our daily lives, and with internet capable devices becoming smaller and more portable, social media, email, and YouTube are now more easily accessible than ever before. While the internet certainly has a place in our lives, I’d argue that sometimes it dictates our lives. I’ve been challenging myself to disconnect and unplug for a…

October Favorites 2016

  Happy November! I have to admit, while I’m not a fan of the time change, I’m a huge fan of the fact that I get a little less judged for wanting to listen to Christmas music and burn holiday candles. (Yes, I’m that person!) I’m looking forward to this brand new month, but before we kiss October goodbye, I wanted to share some of my favorites from the month! Fashion Favorites: Baseball hats: I featured a hat in my September favorites, and yes, I’m still obsessed. October was definitely…

Wedding Wednesdays: Our Engagement Photos

A few weeks back, Ted and I had our engagement session with our too awesome for words photographer, Ben Elsass. (Seriously, if you’re in the market for a Cincinnati based wedding photographer, I’d highly recommend him!) And I’m so excited to share some of the photos with you, today! (We ended up with 126 images, and it was hard to narrow them down for this post…I tried haha) Before I share my favorite shots with you, I wanted to quickly discuss some important things to consider for your engagement shoot: Time of…

Wedding Wednesdays: Finding Your Perfect Dress

Happy Wedding Wednesday! Today is one of the installments of Wedding Wednesdays for which I’ve been the most excited because today I’m discussing…wait for it…the dress! The dress has always been one of the wedding elements that I’ve looked forward to most…it’s second only to food/desserts #honesty I’m pretty sure I’ve seen every episode of “Say Yes to the Dress”, New York and Atlanta, at least twice, and yes, I’ve dedicated untold hours to searching for various…