From February, 2018

Mikasa Beauty | 10-Piece Complete Eye Set

Aside from radiant, healthy skin – quality brushes are a must when it comes to flawless make-up application. It’s simply fact. Before I get into my brush review, I’m gonna go off on a tangent real quick. A couple years ago, I went to Vegas for my friend’s bachelorette party, and my luggage was lost/stolen. The sheer, fucking panic I went into is indescribable. I was so ready to hop on the next flight back home, but I thought, okay… it’s just been misplaced. That’s all. They will find it. First of all, I’m a planner – I had outfits…

Nostalgia

Isn’t it amazing how a song or scent can transport you back to a time or place? Lately, I’ve been reminiscing about my childhood. I miss it so much; it hurts. A few things that have triggered my emo state of mind is: My parents. They’re getting old. As a little girl, I always looked at my parents and thought that they would outlast us all with their powerhouse work ethic, wild spirits, and fun, crazy ways. I look at them now (my eyes are tearing up as I type this), and they’re fragile – worn down and frail. The…

Slow & Steady Wins the Race

So, yesterday was a bitter pill to swallow. I went to the gym. And met with a personal trainer. YES. A personal freakin’ trainer. See, I’m overweight, and have been this way for 11 years now. A few years ago, I saw my doctor for a wellness visit, and she spoke to me about my…