The Lazy Girl’s Guide: Makeup

The Lazy Girl's Guide to Makeup : For those who don't want to spend a lot of money & time but still want to look good! -

I am here to talk about your everyday warrior wear a.k.a. makeup! For some people, no makeup is their go-to & for others, it’s full-face-on or you’re not leaving the house. Wherever you fall on the scale, embrace it! Seriously, some days I NEED to feel super girly & glamorous & put on a full face of makeup including contouring, highlighting, lip-lining, you name it, I want to do it. But most days, I keep it super basic. I am[Read more]

Freezing Vegetables: You can do it yourself!

Don't let those fresh vegetables go to waste! Learn how to freeze your own veggies to save money! -

Let’s talk about fresh vegetables. They are healthy, wholesome, & delicious but sometimes you just can’t eat them before they go bad. I’m here to say, don’t let them go to waste and save yourself some money by freezing your own! This especially comes in handy when seasonal vegetables go on sale (I’m looking at you 25 cent corn cobs!) or when your own garden is yielding a lot of produce. Just take a second to think about all those[Read more]

Book Recommendations: My Goodreads List

Looking for a book suggestion? The BIG list of great books according to my Goodreads reviews! -

I have always been an avid reader. Seriously, I remember when I didn’t have a new book I would turn to an encyclopedia just to have something to read. [sidenote: does anyone even own encyclopedias anymore?] I have had my slumps where I do not read, obviously, but in the last two years I have been devouring books at an alarming rate. So much so that I decided to finally start using Goodreads to help keep up with what I[Read more]

Goals & Daydreams: The Search for the Perfect Job

Daydreams & Goals: The Search for the Perfect Job -

My once-a-week posts have halted because I have hit a creative block that I cannot get around! So, here is what I have been up to lately… I’ve been daydreaming & thinking about my goals in life. For the past few years I have been conscientiously making resolution lists that include things to enrich my life and push me out of my very small comfort zone but also remind me to leave the world a better place than I found[Read more]

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What I Keep Stocked in my Kitchen & Why

What I Keep Stocked in my Kitchen & Why! -

Inspired by my last two recipe posts, which held to the theme of ‘Chopped Challenge’ days at my house, I now present to you a post on what I keep stocked in my kitchen & why! I try to live a frugal and budget-friendly life, so keeping a well-stocked kitchen with versatile, flavorful, & simple ingredients is a natural habit that I have picked up. I also do not enjoy going grocery shopping all the time, so keeping important, useful[Read more]