spring is in full bloom and it’s time to smell the roses. i adore the natural smell of roses, but i can’t handle synthetic fragrance, so i’ve been on a mission to find the best, and most affordable beauty products that have the strongest smell of roses thanks to essential oils, not chemical perfume. it’s so disappointing when something is labeled as rose and then doesn’t smell like it… [read more]
my girlfriends always ask me what skincare products i’m using, so i’ve decided to share a seasonal snapshot of my current skincare esstenials. these are the products i have on my bathroom shelf and am using right now. because my skin gets drier in the winter from the cold and indoor heat, i switch things up seasonally, and i’m always trying new products and discovering new favorites.
so this is kind of a big change for me, as i’ve been a long haired girl pretty much since being a teenager… having a baby that was pulling and tearing my hair out was an incentive. as was the time i wasted on conditioning and brushing my long hair. it was just too long, and too dry. since i’m a mom i have very little me time, so if i was going to the salon, i wanted to have a real cut, not my usual trim and layers. [read more]