My favorite Instagram accounts to follow

Happy Friday!  Here is another round of favorites- some of my favorite Instagram accounts! Beauty: Lauren Bown Kate Bryan,  Small Things Blog **They are sisters too! Mackenzie Brown Home Design: Hip and Humble Style Becki Owens Nesting with Grace Fashion: One Little Mama Almost Ready Blog The Lillie Bag Photography: Dear Photographer Blog Beyond the…

Easy Everyday Eyeshadow Tutorial

Need a quick eyeshadow look for everyday?  I got you covered!  This look will transition great from day to night too, with adding one more color, Trust, on the outer corner.  Trust me, it worked great- no pun intended.  I hope you are having a great Thursday and all the colors and brushes are linked…

Snow Day #6

Snow days.  We have had 6 of them since my kids went back to school in January.  They have had one full week of school between holidays and snow days and it seems like this winter will never end.  That being said, we have definitely enjoyed our fair share of sledding this year, which makes…

Maskcara Artist Program

I wanted to let you know I added a section all about the Maskcara Artist Program here on my site!  I joined the program in January 2018 and it has been such a fun year of learning!  If you are curious about it or want to know more, head on over to the side bar…

Get Ready With Me! #GRWM

I always love watching the full on tutorials of other artists getting ready to pick up any tips/tricks on how they do their makeup so I thought I would do a sped up version.  I listed all the products below of what I used, makeup brushes and linked everything to my Maskcara Beauty site to…

Favorite Books I have Read

I love reading about others’ favorites, so I thought I would share a few of my favorite books I have read.  Some of these titles I have read recently and others it has been a while, but nonetheless, they are my favorites!   Top five favorite cookbooks: 1. Well Fed by Melissa Joulwan 2.  Gather…

Eyeshadow Tutorial

  I have shared this eyeshadow tutorial before on my Instagram page, but thought it was worth sharing here because it is one of my favorite looks!  I used the following colors and they are all available via the links!  Let me know if you try the tape trick I show in this tutorial, too!…

New Blue Eyeshadows Arrived

Maskcara Beauty released 4 new blue eyeshadows this past month and I thought it would be fun to show you a way you could use them!  I like mixing warm and cool shades together and also using mattes and shimmers together.  I think it keeps the eye look from looking too flat or too disco…

My Curly Haired Tutorial and Favorite Products

I have been asked a few times about doing a tutorial on how I curl my hair, so here is my indepth way I curl my hair.  To begin with, I am starting with clean and blow dried hair. When I dry my hair, I like to use the following products. Lanaza Healing Color Care…

All about those brows

Today, let’s talk about brows! Brows bring balance to your face and frame your beautiful eyes.  They can really change your overall look, so it’s important to fill them in correctly.  Let’s jump right in. Beginning with your face shape, things to consider- is your face more rounded or is it more long and thin?…

My Skin Care Routine

Skin Care.  It seems like everyone is talking about it and with good reason.  Your skin is the very foundation for how your makeup will lay and appear.  If you take care of it well, your makeup will look its best and most natural.  I would encourage you to do your research for your own…

Trendsend Box from Evereve

This week, I want to share about a great clothing service from Evereve, The Trendsend Box. I began using this service about 2 years ago, when I knew I was done having kids and wanted to rebuild my wardrobe after living in maternity clothes off and on for 5 years. I love how this subscription…

Maskcara Makeup Brushes

Happy Friday! I am not sure about you, but this week has been an interesting one! Back from a trip, a shortened school week, decorating for Christmas and of course regular kids activities! I am tired just thinking about it! Anyway, I wanted to hop on here to share a bit about Maskcara’s Makeup Brushes…

DIY earring holder

  The other day as I was getting ready, I realized my jewelry was getting a little unorganized.  I had earrings all over my closet shelf and couldn’t find what I needed quickly, so I looked up on Pinterest different jewelry organizers.  I didn’t want or need anything too fancy, and saw something similar to…

Favorite 20 minute Workouts

I don’t know about you, but I get bored with my workouts pretty easily.  I have found over the years that the best way for me to stay motivated is to switch up my routines.  Some weeks I focus more on lifting, other weeks it might be more cardio based.  Sometimes it is a mix…