genius $ saving hack – honey

    I just came across the most helpful Facebook ad I’ve seen so far. Generally, they seem pretty relevant to my interests, but this one hit the nail on the head! From their website: “Honey is a service that makes it ridiculously easy to save money and time. Honey automatically finds coupon codes forContinue reading “genius $ saving hack – honey”

paint & sip with art inclusive

One of my two extraordinarily talented sisters is teaching byob painting classes in Morristown, NJ! Right now, Living Social is offering her classes for 44% off!!! Check out the Art Inclusive Facebook! Below are a sampling of the work that her students have done in previous classes. You can buy this fabulous deal for oneContinue reading “paint & sip with art inclusive”

help me get my ipsy bag? pretty please?!

So I discovered today. I personally am a huge fan of Michelle Phan and her YouTube channel. I think she posts great content, and overall her videos are super fun. was founded by Michelle, and provides a service similar to Birch Box, however, combing through posts of what’s included in Birch Box vs.Continue reading “help me get my ipsy bag? pretty please?!”

i need this

So, I like to think I’m good at applying makeup in a variety of situations. In a moving car, dim lighting, on the train… I’ve done it all. [] However, I just received an email from PureWow (who sends out great stuff btw), and now I NEED this: Beauty Beam Quoted from their site, itContinue reading “i need this”

priv it! on-demand beauty & fitness services

I am so excited to announce that I am now a PRIV certified freelance hairstylist and makeup artist in the PRIV app!! PRIV is an innovative app that connects you directly with beauty/fitness professionals on demand! Use the app to book same-day services, including Makeup Applications, Blowouts, Haircuts, Nails, Massage and Personal Training! The app geo-targets theContinue reading “priv it! on-demand beauty & fitness services”

she’s crafty: the poo brown end table

My husband’s grandmother gives us some awesome stuff. She’s traveled the world and brought back things like masks, shields and spears from various countries, three of which are currently up in our home. She’s also amassed some great stuff from domestic locations, and those things are super cool too. So when she moved, we receivedContinue reading “she’s crafty: the poo brown end table”

frugal friday

  This week was INTENSE for saving $$$ on super cool stuff!! I am upcycling a table this weekend (post to come next week) and I wanted to get some new knobs. I stopped by Anthropologie, which is notorious for being expensive in my mind, and hit their sale section HARD. I came away withContinue reading “frugal friday”

taking fashion risks

I bought a hat last week, and it’s a bit unusual. I got it from Buffalo Exchange (as I mentioned in a previous post) and it’s called a “deerstalker,” better known as a “Sherlock hat.” I have to say I kind of fell in love with it at the store, and it’s not so muchContinue reading “taking fashion risks”

frugal friday

[] This week I stopped by Buffalo Exchange on 26th Street in NYC. I’d actually never been to that location before (only the ones in BK and the Village) and it was a goldmine!! I personally purchased a hat and a Free People sheer top ($20 total!!) but the amount of designer goods, in great shape,Continue reading “frugal friday”