…because Leigh Ann told me so!

I’ve started watching YouTube beauty experts more than ever. I think it comes from the fact that I have to wear makeup for work… so I go through the stuff much faster than I used to.  I also don’t have the time or money to waste on TRYING expensive products… it just doesn’t work for […]

Small ways to help overnight guest feel extra special

Over the years I’ve picked up a few hosting tips from close friends and relatives. Even though our house isn’t exactly perfect (I sometimes wish I had the means and time to iron 1,000 thread count sheets and sprinkle fresh orchids around the house), there are some simple details that can make a big impact […]

I’m a purebred Ginger that LOVES sunscreen

I’m a purebred Ginger. My Dad has had BRIGHT ORANGE red hair and my Mom had strawberry blonde hair (now it’s a beautiful bright white). Both my parents have fair skin and freckles. I had NO hope. I’ve always been pale and freckled. It’s just how I am. I’ve grown to love my coloring…. but […]

How to make a Heart Shaped cake…

Hearts are easily my favorite shape… that’s why this is such an important post from baconcheeseburger-sunday.com!!! Making a heart shaped cake is easy. Just back one square cake and one round cake. See original post HERE. 

Kool-Aid Lip Stain!

  The Beauty Department comes up with the CUTEST ideas!  Love the idea of using Kool-Aid as a lip stain.. Here is a copy of their color chart: Cherry = orange red Tropical Punch = bright red Peach Mango = peach Pink Lemonade = Barbie pink Strawberry Kiwi = light red Grape = purple For a […]

Happy Tummy!

Happy Tummy is so random… so delicious…. so simple… so fun. If you are planning a visit to Huntsville, Alabama– be sure a plan a day for walking around Lowe Mill Arts and Entertainment… Don’t worry about lunch, because Happy Tummy is located inside! Click HERE to view their full Menu!  Address: 2211 Seminole Dr […]

Belle Chèvre in Elkmont, AL

(Picture taken at Tasia’s ADORABLE Puppy Party!) I recently visited Elkmont, AL to check out my friend’s new cheese tasting room. “Belle Chèvre. Cheese Shop and Tasting Room” It’s so cute and filled with delicious treats! We had a wonderful time. The next time life takes you to Elkmont, you must stop by the Belle […]

Little Free Library!

(this is a story I produced for WAAY-31 News. It ran a few days ago. Hope you like it.) Classic public libraries might conjure up memories of cramming for final exams, or trying to figure out the card catalog. But now there is a new trend in book borrowing that comes on a much smaller […]

Goodbye July….

♥ It’s hard to believe that it’s the last day of July!! Don’t forget to say “Rabbit Rabbit” first thing tomorrow morning! ♥

A Tory Trick!

Big news guys… …according to For Chic Sake: “..if you are a Tory Burch email subscriber (click the “subscribe” link on the top right of the page), Tory will send you a $50 gift card on your birthday!” SAY WHAAaaa? Check out ForChicSake.com ♥  

No-show socks for flats and heels!

These no-show socks are my latest obsession. I never go a day without them. One thing I always hated about summer is the blisters! Not anymore. Now I can wear any shoe and never worry about those no-sock annoyances. If you’ve never experience the luxury of no-show socks ….I would highly recommend you give them […]


♥ Help keep your sweet pets safe and calm tonight! Maybe play this music for them… 😉

How to make a perfect bow!

Found this picture tutorial HERE.  

Cake Batter ChapStick!

Super excited about this new flavored Chap Sick! It’s so fun and cute! Rumor has it they also have a RED VELVET CAKE!

Do you follow your favorite blogs in Bloglovin?

Follow me on BlogLovin! Follow my blog with Bloglovin Bloglovin is an easy way to keep all your favorite blogs organized.

1/2 off Dogeared Jewelry this morning!

Use promo code GMA and get 1/2 off on select styles! I finally got the Sand Dollar I’ve been wanting… Click HERE to see all selected styles! {next on my list- the Gold Star!}

I learned how to make a Signature Image!

How do y’all like my new SiGnAtUrE? I learned how to make it on a really helpful blog called HerNewLeaf.com. Her post about “How to create a signature image without photoshop” is very interesting and helpful! CHECK IT OUT.  

How to LOVE your Instagram feed again…

If you are sick of seeing blurry X-Pro ll party pics, Lo-Fi selfies, and trite pictures of food FILL your Instagram feed…. I’m here to tell you, there is HOPE. You have options!!! There are beautiful Instagrams out there that can help break up the monotony and predictability of your feed. These are a few […]

Always good to know!

  ♥ (From LaurenConrad.com)

Liz Lemon Frozen Greek Yogurt

I highly recommend trying Ben and Jerry’s newest and cutest flavor; Liz Lemon frozen Greek Yogurt! It’s delicious!