Anxious Ramblings

Fun fact!  Today is a pretty special day.  At least, it is for me.  Why is that you may ask?  Oh, because this girl is celebrating a birthday today.  That’s right!  On this day, 35 very long years ago, I came wailing into this world.  It was quite a dramatic experience from what I’ve been Read More

Book Review: #FashionVictim

Bitches get stitches.  No, really.  That’s the tagline for this book by Amina Akhtar.  Honestly, that should have been my first inkling that this book was going to be a little bit darker than I originally expected, but let me explain myself a little for a second. This book was purchased through a lovely monthly Read More

September BoxyCharm – Wild Flower

Another month has come and gone which means it’s time for another BoxyCharm subscription box review.  For those that don’t know, BoxyCharm is a US beauty subscription box that costs $21 a month.  In the box, you receive 4 or 5 full-size (sometimes, there will be some deluxe samples) beauty products.  Boxes usually have a retail Read More

Fall TV Watch List

Fall is finally here, and you know what that means!  It’s television premiere season!  There are numerous reasons to love the fall, but one of my favorite reasons is that the television shows that I love to watch all come back with new episodes.  There is somewhat an irony in this because I am downright Read More

Where I Come From — an AncestryDNA Update

Last week, I received an email from Ancestry that my DNA results have been updated.  Cool.  I always knew that there was a chance that my DNA results could change as people I’m actually related to took the test (it’s one of the reasons they recommend testing your entire family).  Naturally, I assumed that this Read More

What I Wanted to Be When I Grew Up

We’re heading into Libra season, and that means that my birthday is quickly approaching.  I can’t believe that I’m going to be turning 35 this year.  No, seriously.  How are we already approaching my 35th year of being born.  I literally just realized that I have freckles on my face a few days ago.  But, that’s Read More

My Favorite Apps

These days, it’s kind of hard to imagine a time where cell phones weren’t part of normal life.  Chances are that if someone asks for you phone number, you’ll automatically give them your cell number.  In fact, there are numerous households that do not even have landline phone numbers anymore because cell phones have become Read More

How To Create a Puzzle Layout for Instagram (Easy!)

Puzzle layouts.  Over the past few months, I’ve been trying out this new technique when it comes to my Instagram feed.  I don’t always stick to it, but when I do, I tend to get the most engagement on my posts.  In fact, I recently posted a poll questioning whether or not it was the Read More

August BoxyCharm – Life of the Party

Another month has come and gone which means…it’s time for another BoxyCharm subscription box review!  For those that don’t know, BoxyCharm is a subscription box that ships every month.  Inside each box is approximately 4 or 5 full size beauty related products for you to enjoy and try out for yourself.  Sometimes there are deluxe Read More