Where a love for beauty, style, and home collide

Where a love for beauty, style, and home collide

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15 things you may not know about me

15 things you may not know about me

Hi ya’ll! To celebrate my new “lifestyle” section on SSD, I wanted to share 15 things about myself you may not know. You may know some of these, but hopefully there’s some you don’t! I hope you are as excited for this new section as […]

Top IKEA must haves

Top IKEA must haves

IKEA is a massive, amazing, headache. It just is, and there is no other way to describe it. There are millions of products that the store has you thinking you need (you don’t) but also several that you do need… and you end up buying […]

Makeup Revolution haul

Makeup Revolution haul

Makeup Revolution isn’t the most talked-about brand. It’s not super easily accessible in the U.S. (it’s only available at Ulta here) and not many beauty YouTubers rave about their new products like they do with NYX or Maybelline. All of that said, Makeup Revolution is […]

Kimonos everyone needs

Kimonos everyone needs

Hey ya’ll! So, so sorry I’ve been MIA the last two weeks. Everything has been crazy with work, wedding planning, and my small ounce of a social life. Anyway, everything is finally settling down and I have the opportunity to sit down and get back […]

Fenty Beauty First Impressions

Fenty Beauty First Impressions

If you haven’t heard about Rihanna’s new Fenty Beauty collection, you’re living under a rock. I got a sample of the brand’s Pro Filt’r Soft Matte Longwear Foundation–one of the most talked about products– to test out and see if it’s really worth the hype… […]

Storage solutions that are cute enough to keep out

Storage solutions that are cute enough to keep out

If your house is at all like mine, there isn’t a whole lot of storage space. I also really hate (visible) clutter, so it can be hard to figure out where things should belong. When I started moving things from my parent’s house to my […]

Naked 3: Eyeshadow for work to drinks

Naked 3: Eyeshadow for work to drinks

I love makeup. I love the process of doing my makeup, and I love how seeing the final result too. But, even I’ll admit, I hardly ever wear eyeshadow to work. I barely have time in the mornings to put on my foundation and concealer, […]

How to: Office makeover

How to: Office makeover

You always want the places in your house that you’re in most often to look, and feel, the best. My favorite spots in our house are where we gather with our friends and families– in the kitchen, the dining room, and the living room. But, […]

SheIn: Worth it, or total scam?

SheIn: Worth it, or total scam?

If you’re like me, you always see those ads for sites like Romwe and SheIn and wonder if it’s a total scam. Because let’s face it— it looks like a scam. The websites are not professional, the prices are too good to be true, and […]

Note to all my readers

Note to all my readers

Sometimes in blogging, you only see the glam side of things. I say this because I recently realized that I do it too– I see bloggers that I love posting on social media and on their sites about all the amazing things they do, how […]