Something is changing in the blogosphere. The pictures are glossier. The text is wittier. The branding is everywhere. Today Racked posted an interesting article about the age of the blogazine in which successful blogs are metamorphosing into online magazines. Several of the sites referenced in the article I happen to visit regularly, but the majority […]
Good Reads Edited by: Victoria of vmac+cheese Yawn. Mid-week holidays are fantastic because, well, they’re mid-week holidays. The down side? It’s Thursday and I’m sure we’re all wishing it was the weekend! Waking up after a holiday that includes all of summers’ best aspects (warm weather, fireworks, swimming, and grilling) can be painful indeed. To […]
Thanks to Lana Del Rey flower crowns are topping the heads of girls everywhere. Inspired by tutorials I saw on Pinterest, I decided to make my own. A quick stop at the thrift store for silk flowers and pipe cleaners meant this project ended up costing me less than $2. Supplies pipe cleaners silk flowers scissors/wire […]
Summer days call for a simple beauty routine. A dollop of sunscreen. A swipe of mascara. A spritz of perfume. Here are the products I’m reaching for this summer: Garnier Skin Renew Miracle Skin Perfector B.B. Cream in Light/Medium – like a tinted moisturizer but with better coverage Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry-Touch Sunblock – doesn’t […]
Nails glitter like fairy wings! The colors used One coat OPI Las Vegas Strip Poker A bit of MAC Bad Fairy on the tips Some MAC soiree applied in the middle with a wet Q-tip A coat of Ulta Diva all over plus a second coat on the tips A dash of glitter on the […]
When I saw this scarf on Pinterest, I knew I had to try and make one for myself. This project is super easy although a little time consuming. What you’ll need: scarf tea bags and bowl of warm water (optional) Sharpie A selection of poems, quotes, or lyrics Step #1 I chose to tint a […]
Loving: Making yummy oatmeal cookies Watching this Soviet parody of the movie industry Hearting this lace peter pan dress Getting postcards through postcrossing Listening to The Because Show Reading: Before Versailles: A Novel of Louis XIV by Karleen Koen Watching: Once Upon A time, Daniel Deronda Listening: Bruno Mars singing “Talking to the Moon”
Reread a childhood favorite? Write a letter to a friend? Listen to a podcast? Make cookie dough dip? Eat dessert first? Write a style manifesto? Have a Disney marathon? Build a blanket fort in the living room?