I don't know about you, but I think oxblood reds are just about as gorgeous as it gets for a manicure...!

Cutting My Own Bangs at Home

Spoiler alert: I used kitchen scissors.

Confessions of an Former Makeup Addict

Hey everyone! The other day I was googling 2016 holiday collection previews for Sephora. I wanted to see what sets and cool new releases would be coming out in the next few weeks. I had some luck but knew I should turn to Instagram, where there are accounts completely dedicated to this stuff- girls who get the … Continue reading Confessions of an Former Makeup Addict


I Can’t Blog While I Write My Books

Hey everyone! Recently I purchased a laptop to replace my extremely fatigued 2007 iMac. I was stubborn in my loyalty to my desktop Mac, seeing as the computer had seen me through six moves in two states, the entirety of my five-year college career, and literally hundreds of writing attempts. An iMac is not a particularly … Continue reading I Can’t Blog While I Write My Books

8 Live Podcasts in 2 Days

  I think one of the best (and most unlikely) things about listening to podcasts is when they stop being a solitary activity and you get to see them live. I was so thrilled when I found out my favorite comedy duo and podcasters, Jake and Amir, were coming to Austin for their first annual podcast festival. … Continue reading 8 Live Podcasts in 2 Days

Holy Grail Beauty Favorites!

Hey everyone! I just posted a video with my Holy Grail beauty faves, or in other words, my ALL TIME FAVORITE products!! You should check it out 🙂 ♥ PRODUCTS MENTIONED: Too Faced Better Than Sex Mascara Anastasia Beverly Hills Dipbrow Pomade in Blonde MAC 217 Blending Brush MAC 160 Contour Brush MAC 129 Blush … Continue reading Holy Grail Beauty Favorites!

New YouTube Video!

Hi everyone! I posted a new video today! It's the TMI Tag that circulated YouTube last year. I think this is a really fun tag, and halfway through you get to hear all about what instrument I play. I hope you enjoy it! And please subscribe to my channel- I'm new to YouTube! Questions I … Continue reading New YouTube Video!


A few weeks ago, I decided to move away from cups and mugs to a real make up storage unit for my make up station. I found this beauty at the Container Store, and could not be happier.   I put coffee beans in the back three compartments to keep my brushes upright, and stacked … Continue reading BEAUTY STORAGE!