Join me on my wardrobe makeover!

I love to shop. And I love a great deal. Especially on clothes. My closet is filled with dresses, tops, and bottoms that I snagged on the cheap. A clearance sale at the mall? I’m there. Eighty percent off the lowest price in my favorite online shop? Let me grab my debit card. Never mind […]

The Better Beauty Box review

There are a ton of beauty sample boxes out there. However, one thing sets The Better Beauty Box apart from most of them—it’s curated with teenagers in mind.  You won’t find wrinkle creams or anti-aging serums in any of The Better Beauty Box’s shipments. Instead, you’ll find age-appropriate cosmetics that are natural, organic, and non-toxic. […]

My Birchbox reviews

Birchbox is a subscription service that, for $10 a month, offers sample sizes of beauty products ranging from fragrances to makeup to skin care to hair care and more. Samples are customized according to preferences that you indicate when you sign up for the service. Every time you review your five monthly samples on the Birchbox […]

My Stitch Fix reviews

Stitch Fix is a personal styling service that, for $20 per shipment, sends you a box of five fashion items—tops, bottoms, jewelry, accessories—and lets you decide which pieces you want to keep. You can apply the $20 you spent on your styling fee toward the cost of your purchase. Then simply return the other garments in a […]

Why does my dog do that?

If you have dogs, you know what insanely goofy, sometimes maddening, but always adorable monsters they can be. I’m “mom” to several furkids, and I can’t count the number of times I’ve watched them do something either completely bonkers or heart-meltingly cute and wondered, ‘What kind of thought process led to THAT?’ Following are five extra-cute or […]