how to apply airbrush makeup

When I was a bridesmaid in my sister-in-law Megan‘s wedding, was lucky enough to get airbrush makeup applied by a makeup artist before the event. The makeup artist assured us that the airbrush foundation would last all day long and keep us looking flawless for photos. I was honestly pretty skeptical of her claims. The […]


Kate Spade 30% off Friends & Family Sale + $300 Kate Spade Giveaway

I’ve already got the holiday shopping fever. All of my favorite brands are launching their holiday collections, and I’m especially drooling over all of the new items at Kate Spade. If you’re a Kate Spade fanatic too, you’re going to want to take advantage of their awesome Friends and Family Sale! Right now, you can […]


polka dots and red lips

Dress: Conversation Pieces  |  Heels: Forever 21 Necklace: Lily Wang on ShopLately  |  Lipstick: Maybelline Siren in Scarlet There’s something magical that happens when you try on a dress that fits perfectly.  When I first put on this adorable polka dot Charm The Date dress from Conversation Pieces, I had one of those enchanted moments. The perfect dress […]


Bundled Up for Fall: A Warm & Cozy OOTD

There are few things that I love more than waking up to a crisp autumn breeze. The slight chill in the air somehow makes everything seem a bit more festive and leaves me dreaming about pumpkin patches, apple picking, and hay rides. The cool fall weather also means a change in wardrobe. It’s time to trade […]


Fall 2014 Fashionista Giveaway #2 {$360 Fashion Giveaway!}

Thanks to Violet Fringe Boutique, Calinana Jewelry, Sunset 45, Edith Marie Jewelry, and Bleue Boutique for sponsoring today’s giveaway! Yes, that’s right- I’m offering not one but TWO awesome giveaways today! As I mentioned in my first giveaway post, the Fall 2014 Fashionista Giveaway Hop has officially begun! Over 100 bloggers have teamed up to […]


Fall 2014 Fashionista Giveaway #1 {Win $354 in Fashion Prizes!}

Thank you to The Red Ruby, Conversation Pieces, Lulu and Wink, Star Candy Boutique, and Mariposa Medley for sponsoring today’s giveaway! #FashionistaGiveaway Ladies, the big day has finally arrived! The Fall 2014 Fashionista Giveaway Hop is up and running, and the 100+ bloggers participating are offering bundles of prizes worth a a total of $26,000! […]


my new fitness plan {get a membership to planet fitness for $10 a month!}

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Planet Fitness. I received a membership to Planet Fitness to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. #MC #PlanetFitness As a former classical ballet dancer and ballet instructor, I’ve been a little bit spoiled in […]