Spring Giveaway Week: Win $75 in Hair Clips and Jewelry from Lilla Rose

As a busy mom who likes to maintain a quick and simple getting-ready routine in the morning, I can tend to resort to ponytails. Lots of ponytails. Not that there’s anything wrong with a ponytail necessarily, but it’s nice to look a little more pulled together when possible. Lilla Rose clips have been a brilliant way to break out of the mold and do something prettier, in just as short a time as it takes to stick in an elastic band. These beautiful clips let […]

Hair Clips That Actually Stay in Place: Lilla Rose Giveaway!

I guess it’s giveaway week around here, because I have a giveaway for you today, one more coming up this Monday, and did you catch the Cultures for Health giveaway on Monday? I usually stick to products that are specifically natural, healthy, related to going green or some such thing. Every once in a while, though, it’s fun to do something that’s just pure girly. I’ll confess to being skeptical when I first agreed to try out the hair clips from Lilla Rose. I have […]

My Frugal Beauty Routine

A stylin’ self-portrait of me in my bathroom seemed right for a post that takes you through a day-in-the-life of my frugal beauty routine. Beauty and skin care doesn’t have to be complicated or expensive (or toxic, for that matter). I’m choosy about the few things I use and I like to keep things simple when it comes to the time I spend in front of the mirror. Ever wondered what products grace my bathroom counter? Wonder no more. 7:07 am – I take a […]