Marshall’s: Old Favorites & New Finds

  Let’s start with this Stila Liquid Lipstick in the color, Lume Shimmer. It’s a beautiful magenta color with a dash of gold glitter. I couldn’t resist. $5.99 I’m in love with Kat Von D. Studded Creme Lipsticks. I love the packaging of these lipsticks. The studs are cool! This is a black and purple…

Camille Rose’s Lavender Heaven for Your Hair!

Camille Rose is my favorite hair product line. It has amazing products, but it’s expensive. I’ve been wanting to purchase some products from the new Lavender line, and wouldn’t you know it, Camille Rose had a flash sale. Everything $10 or less. Lavender Quench Deep Conditioner. First of all, the lavender scent is a rich,…

IPSY Bag May 2019

I’m loving these sparkly bags IPSY has been sending lately. They’re great as makeup bags or even decor.   Filorga Time-Filler Wrinkle Cream. Peptides and hyaluronic acid are supposed to knock out the wrinkles. I can’t wait to try this. Marc Anthony Hydrating Curl Cream. This is something I’d use on the weekend to revive…

Don’t Sleep on Hallmark: Luxury Soap

Sometimes when I want to decompress, I visit my local Hallmark store. The cards are nice to read, but I like to check out the novelty items.       I’m obsessed with soap. I can’t explain it, but I love trying different types of natural soaps. This is a luxury soap by Finchberry. These…

Lazy Beef Stroganoff

This is a Sunday morning… dump everything in the slow cooker meal. Minimal effort is used for a tender and tasty dish. Ingredients: 1-2 lbs of sirloin steak sliced in bite-size pieces 2-3 cups of egg noodles 1/2 yellow onion minced Freshly sliced mushrooms 3 cloves of garlic minced 1 can of cream of mushroom…

Getting Organized: Farmhouse Style!

I’m all about the trendy rustic farmhouse look, but I try to do it on a budget. I bought this sign at Hobby Lobby for about $12. Not sure if it’s tacky or not, but I like it. I’m also trying to minimize my belongings. I often waste food because I don’t know what I…

Marshall’s: Marc Jacobs, Too Faced and More Goodies

It was all about the lips this week. I’m always obsessed with lip products but this year, I’m losing my mind. I’m finding loads of high-end brands at Marshall’s, and I have to try them all. I picked up two more Kat Von D Studded Kiss Creme lipsticks. The formula is smooth and moisturizing. $5.99…

Stila versus Urban Decay: Which Liquid Eyeshadow is Best?

I recently discovered the convenience and beauty of liquid eyeshadows. They’re easy to apply and stay on forever. Today, I’m going to compare two liquid eyeshadows from Urban Decay and Stila. I purchased both brands from Marshall’s at the discounted price of $7.99. They usually cost $21 each.   Let’s start with Urban Decay’s Liquid…

Coconut Chicken & Shrimp Curry with Lemon Rice

This dish tastes authentic but it takes minimal effort. You’ll be surprised how easy it is to make. Ingredients 2 large chicken breasts cut into cubes Shrimp with tails off 1/2 a medium onion 3 small red potatoes -quartered 1 sliced carrot stick 2 to 4 cloves of garlic Cashew or peanuts Ginger (I used…

Ancestry.com Results: Where Am I From?

It has crossed most of our minds. What is my heritage? With innovative DNA breakthroughs, you can find out if you really are part Native American, Irish or Chinese. Or can you? I gave it a shot. I paid Ancestry.com a hundred bucks to test my DNA. Before I started the testing process, I knew…