• Sleepless Nights: 3 Months in with Twins

    Well, we’ve made it to the 3-month mark. The twins are gaining weight, I’m still alive despite being drained of life on an hourly basis, and my husband and I are still…

  • Double the Trouble, Double the Time

    Can I please get a show of hands for every parent who is overwhelmed by their baby’s health information? Now, how about combining the general overwhelm with being a first-time parent and newborn…

  • When Grief and Hormones Collide

    It’s been two months since my grandma passed away.  I’ve been working on this post for just as long. My last living grandparent; the strong, loving matriarch of my mother’s family.  It…

  • Make Way for the Multitaskers

        I’m not one for New Year’s resolutions, but there are two things I do on New Year’s Eve as part of my routine; 1) clean my makeup brushes and 2)…

  • Preggo Problems: Vision Changes

    Among the millions thousands hundreds many side effects of pregnancy, there is one that caught me pretty off-guard.  Have you ever heard of pre-natal vision changes and/or eyeball swelling? No?Well, trust me, it’s…

  • Easy Peasy At-Home Chemical Peels

        Let’s talk about adult acne. Plainly, it sucks. When I was a pimply-faced teenager, I remember counting down the days until I was an adult and I grew out of my…

  • What’s the Deal with Beauty Blenders?

    If you haven’t heard of these magical little sponges by now, it’s your lucky day. Beauty blenders, or makeup blenders, or complexion sponges, are a makeup kit must-have to get a seamless…