How to Pack a Cosmetics Carry-On Bag

Despite the TSA’s strict regulations, you can pack liquid make-up in your carry-on. (Imagine not having your make-up, falling asleep, and waking up to smudges everywhere!?! Or, worse, waking up with raccoon eyes? You have to bring along make-up remover, at the very least!) The reality is you won’t be able to bring all of your cosmetics in your carry-on, but (if you’re willing to make some concessions) you can board with just enough make-up to spruce up before de-boarding.

Liquid Rules


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Holiday Gift Ideas: Shopping for Mom

Mother's Ring

The holidays are right around the corner, and I’m going to be rolling out a series of shopping-related posts. I’d like to provide my unique perspective on holiday shopping, and help my readers determine which gifts are best for the people on their list.

Today’s post is about shopping for mom. The following are some creative and sentimental gifts for the woman who brought you into the world.

Rings for Mom

A couple Christmases ago, I purchased a ring for my mom. It was a traditional mothers...

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Gustav Klimt “Lady with Fan” Painting Review

Lady with Fan

Do you love it?

Disclaimer: In exchange for my honest review, Fulcrum Gallery offered me free shipping and $75 to purchase anything on their website. I chose to receive Gustav Klimt’s “Lady with Fan” painting transferred to 15 x 15 canvas. 

About The Artist and Painting

Gustav Klimt is a twentieth century symbolist painter from Austria. His work is incredibly sensual (erotic, even), and his colorful paintings are wonderful depictions of the world he lived in...

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Spooky Eyes Pure Natural Violet Contact Lenses Review

Dream Eyes Purple Contacts

From the manufacturer:

Dream Eyes Contact Lenses are high quality fashion contact lenses. They are soft and breathable, with a high water content that makes them very comfortable to wear. These violet & purple color contact lenses keep your eyes feeling hydrated and comfortable all day long. They are easy to use and clean, working in complete harmony with your eyes.”

Spooky Eyes has partnered with Dream eyes to bring the world beautiful, natural-looking contact lenses...

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Have You Tried BookBaby?

Bookbaby Banner

“A team of authors, poets, bloggers, and artists’ providing an e-book distribution network and offering publishing services to authors not looking to sell-out to ‘big publishing.’” — I have fallen in love with this quote from BookBaby!

I was browsing The Independent Publishing Magazine, and I came across their post, “Bookbaby – Reviewed.” This one quote kicked off an interesting article, and it was the quote that made me feel awesome...

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I Received a #GoVoxBox from Influenster!


Everything I received in my #GoVoxBox.

I’ve recently moved into a bigger house, and got behind on reviews and things. I’ve had this VoxBox for a little while, but couldn’t find the time to post about it. I’m finally all moved in, and so ready to get back to blogging. I’ve missed it!

Over the next few days, I’ll be reviewing everything I received in the #GoVoxBox I received free from Influenster. For now, here’s a breakdown of everything I received. (This was a really good one!)

(Product Descr...

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Win a VIP Trip for Two to Las Vegas #IJUSTWONTHEJACKPOT

Enter to win this giveaway, and you could win a VIP trip for two to fabulous Las Vegas! Entry is super easy, so don’t miss out.

Win a VIP trip to Vegas with Quiz Clothing

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Sally Hansen Salon Gel Polish Starter Kit: Shell We Dance? Review

Salon Gel Polish

From the manufacturer:

Professional salon results at home have never been so easy. Saving you time and money. Up to 10 salon gel manicures at home up to 2 week wear.· Salon tested· Safe· No dry time · nails feel protected· Easy removal. The LED lamp will cure (set) your manicure to a solid, high-gloss finish with zero dry time.”

The Starter kit contains:

1 LED Lamp

1 Gel Base Coat

1 Gel Nail Color (Shell We Dance?)

1 Gel Top Coat

10 Nail Cleanser Pads

Acetone Remover

Cuticle Stick


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Coolway Knotty Girl Brush Review

Knotty Girl Brush

Receive 10% off your entire order when you check out using the code: mycoolway2

From the manufacturer:

Leave your hair on your head. Not on your brush! Detangle your hair with No Pulling! No Pain! and No Breakage! Though it might look like any other brush, the magic of the Knotty Girl Brush is in the bristles. Our innovative SoftFlowTM bristles are specially designed to bend when they encounter a tough knot, loosening it a fractional amount as the next bristle loosens it a little more...

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Giveaway: Enter to Win a $30 Firmoo Gift Card! 5 Winners will be Randomly Selected

Cat Eye Glasses

Do you guys remember when I reviewed those Firmoo sunglasses? I adore Firmoo’s sense of style because their catalog ranges from mod to punk to classic to business professional and the list goes on and on…They have what you need whether you have a prescription or not.

Today, I am reintroducing you to Firmoo by offering you this easy-to-enter/easy-to-win Firmoo “Cat Eyes” eyeglasses giveaway. In total, I’ll be giving away $150 in Firmoo gift cards. 5 winners will be selected, and each w...

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