Fall Project: Autumn Wreath

Fall Project: Autumn Wreath

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   The calendar says it’s officially fall, although Texas has not quite finished reading the memo yet. 🙂 But that won’t stop me from pumpkinfying my house and doing...
My Visit to Magnolia Market

My Visit to Magnolia Market

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   If you’ve read my blog before you know I love Chip and Joanna Gaines from HGTV’s Fixer Upper. Who doesn’t love them? I kinda love/hate Joanna. 🙂 She...
Mug Recipes for College Students

Mug Recipes for College Students

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   College students are always hungry. Campuses today have many dining options, so it is easy for students to grab a bite to eat. Back when I was in college during the...
My New Favorite Skin Care Products

My New Favorite Skin Care Products

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   I’m at it again. If you have read my blog before, you know I love to try out new skin care products. I’m always looking for new things to try and reading reviews...
Coping with Homesickness in College

Coping with Homesickness in College

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   Homesickness. It is defined as the distress caused by being away from home. It can happen to anyone at any age. But it can be particularly acute for college students,...
Apps Every College Student Needs

Apps Every College Student Needs

School is starting back up again everywhere! Colleges are starting their fall semester and students have to get back in the swing. Managing everything a college student has to do can be challenging and any help is welcomed. This week I want to talk about some apps...
Bulletproof Backpacks–Do They Work?

Bulletproof Backpacks–Do They Work?

School shootings. How I wish they were not something we even know or have to worry about. But there were 23 school shootings so far in 2018 where someone was hurt or killed. With a new school year about to start it is something we have to be mindful of again. I saw a...
Applying Makeup with the BlendSMART Brush

Applying Makeup with the BlendSMART Brush

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   Who among us isn’t on a quest for the perfect makeup application? I know I am. I’ve used many kinds of liquid, cream and powder makeup, along with many different...
Junior Year College Move-In Day

Junior Year College Move-In Day

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   College move-in day. Oh, we were doing so well. Sophomore year move-in day went great last year. Then this year happened. I think we may have gotten cocky. We just got back...
DNA Results: Ancestry DNA vs. 23andMe

DNA Results: Ancestry DNA vs. 23andMe

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   It’s official.  I’m a Neanderthal. 🙂 I got my results back from 23andMe, which tests for Neanderthal DNA, and I have it. A LOT of it. Which explains so many...