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PSA: I’m blonde – very blonde. Between fair skin and light hair, it can sometimes be difficult for me to figure out the beauty tricks to enhance my features. My eyebrows (as patchy as they unfortunately are) are the only “dark” feature I have on my face. I’ve often fallen victim to envying my friends sweeping chestnut locks and thick eyelashes. There’s still one thing I’ve always wanted more than anything but haven’t been able to permanently achieve: dark, full lashes. That’s when I was introduced to Rimmel Volume Colorist Mascara at Target.
Checking in to remind you all that it’s the LAST DAY to enter this incredible Nordstrom Anniversary Sale giveaway. I wish I had new content to share but I’m taking a one week hiatus as I travel to Denver for Wildhearts Wknd! Stay posted and let’s connect on Snapchat – jillian_writes.
Have you ever been disappointed because your vacation wasn’t as good as you expected it to be? Unfortunately, this is the feeling many people have when they return home after spending some time away. Below are some of the most effective ways to ensure that from now on, every vacation you take will be memorable for all the right reasons.
Happy Friday! Do you know those days where you are just craving something sweet but you also had a hell of a day? Yep. That’s how this drink was born, friends! It’s been the kind of week that deserves a sweet reward. Craving ice cream, but also seeking to unwind, I decided to whip up the perfect, nostalgic beverage that brings me back to childhood trips to diners—well, with an adult twist. This cocktail recipe is perfect for a sweet craving, girl’s night in, or a “cheat day.”
Big news: we are FINALLY moving! As I type this from my crammed apartment with what sounds like a night club blaring above me, I can not say goodbye to this place sooner. We found a nice apartment building in Uptown that I can’t wait to move into. We’ll have more space, better amenities, an actually OFFICE with a real door (better than my current office situation) and hopefully neighbors who don’t like to play “Drop It Like It’s Hot” on the highest volume at 2 a.m. Aside from a new environment, I’m most excited to decorate our new adobe. Believe it or not, the most valuable tool for home remodeling isn’t a measuring tape or hammer. Right now, it’s probably in your pocket. I’ve rounded up the ways you can use your smartphone to decorate and design your home.
There has been a LOT of color happening on the blog lately. From the Sugar & Cloth Color Wall to the bright Blogger Union meet-up, I’m having a moment with bright hues. When Brenda Grands contacted me with the opportunity to help create a blogger mural, I couldn’t even think to pass it up. Well, joined by four amazing bloggers, we designed a colorful mandala at Pop Shop Houston to be displayed at TOMO Mags.