a geeky nail artist with a crafting streak and an obsession with all things beauty

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Crush it on Instagram in 2019 ~ Tips & Tricks

Crush it on Instagram in 2019 ~ Tips & Tricks

Keeping current with every new Instagram algorithm change is a huge pain in the neck. I mainly stay hands off with my account because I simply don’t have the time or willpower to micromanage every post. I’d rather shoot it off into the blue instead […]

Ulta & Sephora 2019 Birthday Gifts Breakdown

Ulta & Sephora 2019 Birthday Gifts Breakdown

Ulta and Sephora both have no purchase necessary reward programs that give freebies during your birthday month, but are they even worth watching out for? What do Sephora and Ulta offer as birthday gifts? In my experience, Sephora’s birthday gifts are the equivalent of a […]

How I flipped our fugly 70’s apartment to Boho Chic!

How I flipped our fugly 70’s apartment to Boho Chic!

It’s taken me over five months, but I’ve finally gotten the house we’re renting (temporarily) decorated and all my furniture arranged in just the right way! We’ve been putting up with very small apartments up until now. I’ve been shoving things where they fit so […]

My Top 7 Influencer Websites

My Top 7 Influencer Websites

It took me ages to sift through the giant haystack of influencer sites out there and I want to share some of my favorite websites with you today!

How to find Korean sheet mask bargains online

How to find Korean sheet mask bargains online

I’m showing you where to buy the cheapest places to buy Korean skin care and beauty products online!

Starting a beauty blog: Things I wish I knew

Starting a beauty blog: Things I wish I knew

To be fair, when I first started publishing my musings online I was too young to think about making a serious impression in the blogosphere. I was mainly writing to kill time, unlike today where I write to share my experiences in the beauty world and […]

I Dew Care Disco Kitten

I Dew Care Disco Kitten

Disco Kitten Illuminating Peel-Off Mask I actually bought this mask by accident to be perfectly honest! I’ve been trying to track down a tub of Space Kitten for eons, but for some reason, it’s constantly out of stock at my local beauty store. On my last visit a […]

Jack o’ Lantern Nails w/ Born Pretty

Jack o’ Lantern Nails w/ Born Pretty

First Halloween nails of the year! October is simply not long enough to satisfy my immense craving for Halloween nail art so I’m getting a head start this year! If stores are going to shove Christmas crap in my face this early in the year, I […]

Gel Nails For Dummies

Gel Nails For Dummies

Hello lovelies! I’ve been painting gel nails at home for over five years and after seeing all of your comments on my DIY gel nail kit giveaway, I realized that a surprising amount of people find the idea of doing gel nails too daunting.So this will […]

DIY Coffee Body Scrub

DIY Coffee Body Scrub

Hello lovelies! I just reviewed the DIY beauty book Fresh & Pure by Jules Aron, and as promised I’m dishing all the details on my first creation using one of the recipes. I’m a coffee addict, so of course I whipped up an amazing batch of […]