Doodle Diary of a New Mom

Doodle Diary of a New Mom

Scottish illustrator Lucy Scott came out with a book featuring doodles from her daily parenting battles during the first year of her daughter’s life.   I love the humorous doodles.  For $7.77 its a steal and something to get every new mom!  Perfect for a mother’s day gift! These two are my current favorites! Buy it here More about the book “In 2012, Lucy Scott gave birth to her first baby..

Spring Cleaning Your Makeup Bag

A very serious story this week came out about a woman who is now paralyzed after using her friend’s makeup brush (she contracted MRSA.) Experts recommend never sharing makeup. This made me think about my makeup brushes and makeup bag needing a serious spring cleaning. How to clean your makeup brushes: If you don’t have a makeup brush cleanser… use baby shampoo. Use a paper towel, add baby shampoo and.

Flower Hack – Use Scotch Tape To Make Florist Like Arrangements

Flower Hack – Use Scotch Tape To Make Florist Like Arrangements

I visited the Meredith Viera show with a fun hack to make your flower arrangements looking like you got them at the florist. Here’s an easy hack to make sure your flowers stay upright in a vase – create a grid by using a few strips of scotch magic tape. Just place 2-3 pieces of tape in one direction, then 2-3 pieces in the opposite direction, similar to how you.

Carrots in Dirt – Easter Treats

Carrots in Dirt – Easter Treats

I’m working on a segment for FOX Philly on Easter Treats and one of my favorites is this carrot in dirt! What you’ll need: Sugar Cones – I used keebler sugar cones Orange Chocolate Melts – I used Wilton Orange Candy Melts Orange Funfetti Cake Mix (if you can’t find orange cake mix, you can use white cake mix with equal parts yellow and red food color) – I used.

Best Under Eye Concealers

Best Under Eye Concealers

Whether you’ve been out all night, a new mom or anyone in between, sometimes those dark circles under our eyes don’t want to go away. Make up artists always cake on my under eye concealer because apparently my eyes just soak them up, so I’ve tried almost all of the concealers on the market.   I rounded up some of my favorites! 1) NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer – NARS is.

Drinks Made with Pinnacle Cucumber Vodka

Drinks Made with Pinnacle Cucumber Vodka

Pinnacle just came out with their Cucumber Vodka. Perfect for spring and summer entertaining. I rounded up some recipes below! There’s also one bonus recipe made with Pinnacle Mimosa Vodka, I mean, Mimosa vodka?? I can’t even! Brunch anyone? what does it taste like? “Pinnacle Cucumber Vodka serves as the perfect ingredient for a new take on the classic martini or Bloody Mary, delivering a vibrant blend of ripe cucumber.

Throwing a Wine and Cheese Party

It’s almost the weekend, and if you’re planning a girls night in or a Wine and Cheese party, then I have some great tips and pairings for you!  My husband loves wine, (but not cheese)  and I love cheese with my wine, so while he doesn’t know how to pair them, its always been something I wanted to do!  So I’ve broken it down below! I paired them below with.

National Cherry Blossom Festival-Inspired Cocktail

National Cherry Blossom Festival-Inspired Cocktail

The National Cherry Blossom Festival is in full bloom, March 20 – April 12, and if you can’t make it, maybe you can have a cocktail inspired by the cherry blossoms!   Very Cherry Smash 1 part Sauza Blue Silver 100% Agave Tequila 2 parts JDK & Sons 03 Premium Orange Liqueur 5 cherries (pitted and stemmed) 1 tbsp. agave nectar 1 part fresh lime juice 1 part club soda.

New Mom Products

New Mom Products

Yesterday I did a Satellite Media Tour showcasing some of my favorite new products. 20 TV and Radio interviews in 3 hours! It was a fun day. I always love sharing new products with everyone. As a new mom, it’s always hard to know which products are good and with all of the choices out there, it’s hard to weed through and know what is really the best for me.

Review – Skinnygirl Spicy Lime Margarita

Review – Skinnygirl Spicy Lime Margarita

I love me a spicy margarita. This week I tried the new Skinnygirl Spicy Lime Margarita and it was delicious! I was expecting it to have a little bit of an aftertaste but it was really good! A good balance of heat and lime. I almost wanted to drink the whole bottle but had to stop at a glass because I’m still breastfeeding. Next time, I’m going to rim the.

Today’s Fab Find – Amelie Mancini

Today’s Fab Find – Amelie Mancini

Looking for amazing, unique hand-made products? Look no further than Amelie Mancini. From her beautiful wooden spoons to her bags and pillows, everything is simply hand-crafted perfection. I’ve known Amelie for a few years now, but wanted to share some her beautiful work with everyone after I saw one of her napkins yesterday. They are so pretty and delicate.   Make a perfect for Mother’s Day or any day really!.