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Growing up I was taught to never leave the house without a full face of makeup. My mother was passionate about always looking her best, so I learned, at an early age, that it was unacceptable to show my undone face pretty much anywhere, except the confines of my own bedroom. This was my normal. Makeup […]
As Vogue puts it, “Fashion cycles and recycles.” About every 20 years fashion trends will resurface with a fresh take on an old favorite. Twenty years ago I was 14 and a freshman in high school. That fall for my homecoming dance, I wore a deep burgundy Paris Sport Club brand velvet dress with a […]
I’ve always considered myself somewhat of a fashionista–I take pride in dressing for the occasion, whether that be a holiday, a wedding, a themed party, or just looking good for date nights. Well, my fashion sense has evolved since I’ve become a mama. I still try to look put together (okay, not always at home, […]
Hair removal. Just those two words bring back a flood of memories and emotions. Ever since I hit puberty (a very late puberty), I have done everything in my power to appear hairless. In desperation I have tried razors, creams, hard wax, soft wax, and once even purchased an epilator (commonly known as rotating tweezers […]
The search for a supportive, sexy, and slimming swimsuit is over! After chasing toddlers through splash parks, pools, and lakes last summer it was very evident that my BC (before children) swimsuit was not cutting it. I was constantly tugging on my bottoms while simultaneously keeping one hand on my chest so nothing slipped out, over, […]
Eventually I had to face the public again. I have found a few beauty products that have made me feel more human again.
Hair protection from summer heat and activities! A few low maintenance tips will get you through one of Omaha’s most unpredictable seasons.
Being under five feet tall makes finding clothes difficult enough – pants especially! During my second pregnancy I realized that getting back into my old jeans probably wasn’t going to happen. I gathered them together and dropped them off for donation. On a good day I still had two pairs that fit me. When my […]
Summer has arrived and with that, a sense of style returns. Every year it’s tanned legs popping out of short-shorts, sun-kissed tresses, multi colored flip-flops, and breezy dresses. We gussy up when our friends invite us over to grill and we choose swim suits to thrill. The call of hot pink and Caribbean blue […]