An Easy Recipe for Bolognese Sauce

An Easy Recipe for Bolognese Sauce

Perk Up Your Pasta with this Classic Sauce I love pasta. Like, I love it so much I want to take it behind a middle school and get it pregnant (Thank you, 30 Rock, that line oddly fits so many things in my life). If loving it is wrong, I don't want to be right, y'all. One of my favorite…
Fighting Frizz? Smooth Your Hair Problems Away!

Fighting Frizz? Smooth Your Hair Problems Away!

NEW Moroccanoil Smoothing Collection - Review Were you unfortunately born with unmanageable hair? Have you fought a lifetime battle for sleekness, wasting countless styling hours in your struggle against snarls and frizz? Then this is your lucky day, because the new Moroccanoil Smooth Collection is here, and these new products can change your bad hair mojo like THAT (imagine me…
The Lipstick League – week of 9.22.14

The Lipstick League – week of 9.22.14

Dirty tissues and cotton balls? Or, a signal that new fall makeup reviews are coming? You decide! Question of the Week: What are your favorite perfumes or scented body products to wear in the fall? Answer: My scents don't change seasonally. I'm always either a spicy, woodsy girl, or a white floral. Here's what was going on around the league…
5 Favorite Things – Krista’s List

5 Favorite Things – Krista’s List

Current holy grail beauty products and other goods that are making me happy Have you ever loved something so much, you felt like you had to shout it from a mountaintop? Possibly whilst twirling like Julie Andrews in The Sound of Music? (I do that A LOT.) So imagine me twirling right now, because here are five things that I'm…
9 Products that got me Red Carpet Ready…

9 Products that got me Red Carpet Ready…

It was one month ago that I was overpacking for my trip to the 2014 Emmys. Just how many things does one person need to prep for an award show? Apparently, quite a lot! Besides what my hairstylist and MAC makeup artist used on me, these were the 9 products that got me ready for my walk down the red…
Just what the doctor ordered: FAB-ulous skin care

Just what the doctor ordered: FAB-ulous skin care

First Aid Beauty Review - Facial Radiance Polish and Overnight Mask Living in a hot, dry and smoggy climate, I'm always on the lookout for products that can hydrate my skin and make it soft and smooth. In short, I want it to work miracles. When I was asked to try First Aid Beauty (aka FAB), I couldn't wait to…
The Most Important Thing You Can Do for a Friend in Need

The Most Important Thing You Can Do for a Friend in Need

“I’m fine!” Those were the first words out of my mouth as I sat flat on my ass on the beach boardwalk, two legs sprawled out in front of me, two broken arms behind me (two broken elbows, to be exact.) I’ll spare you the gory details, but needless to say one seemingly harmless day of roller skating took a…
The Lipstick League – week of 9.15.14

The Lipstick League – week of 9.15.14

I have a major Zac Posen crush going on. I never thought anyone could fill Michael Kors shoes on Project Runway. But Zac has really come into his own this season. He's adorable, his skin is a color found on humans (vs. MK's orange-hue) and I am absolutely LIVING for his smirks and eye rolls. Do you agree? Question of…
3 Things: Inside Your Closet

3 Things: Inside Your Closet

image: SFGate I know I should be thinking about buying the latest fall fashions - but it has been so hot here in California that it's almost impossible to get excited about autumn wear. So instead of talking about fall fashion just yet, let's play a round of three things, all about the inside of your closet! Is your closet…
MAC Fall Trends And How To Wear Them

MAC Fall Trends And How To Wear Them

How to add runway style beauty to your everyday look. Recently, I attended the MAC Cosmetics Autumn/Winter 2014 Trends Presentation in Los Angeles. Alongside beauty editors, bloggers and makeup artists, I learned about the biggest trends we'll be seeing this fall, from four of MAC's most prestigious professional artists including Gregory Arlt (seen above), Caroline Donnelly, Cynthia Rivas and John…