Smoothie Recipes Cucumber, Kale and Black Cherry

Smoothie Recipes Cucumber, Kale and Black Cherry

Lately, at the Shay House, our go-to Summer Smoothie recipes involve cool cucumber, kale and frozen black cherries. It's super-tasty, so the little ones won't even know there are veggies in there! Need a quick healthy start to your day? Look no further. Ingredients 2 cups Lowfat Vanilla Yogurt 2 cups sliced Cucumber 2 cups Kale 2 cups frozen Black…
The Lipstick League – week of 6.29.15

The Lipstick League – week of 6.29.15

Happy 4th of July to our readers in the US! I'm celebrating our freedom from the British empire with the most American nails I could muster, the Salon Perfect Rocking the Red, White and Blue topcoats. I especially love Liberty Bubbles (shown on the pinkies) but I got literal bubbles while trying to build up the coverage. But it's so…
Another French Line to Love – Vichy Idealia review

Another French Line to Love – Vichy Idealia review

I am French so I have a natural bias toward French beauty products. I scour the para pharmacies when I’m there for the latest and greatest serums, creams and masks. But many Americans also love French products. Is it the quality? The classy packaging? The Je ne sais quoi of all things French? I know one of the reasons why…
Four Brilliant Picks from Butter London

Four Brilliant Picks from Butter London

There’s just something about the Butter London line that makes me want to drop phrases like “bloody brill” and “chuffed” into everyday conversations. And after being lucky enough to test out four products, I can confidently confirm that from nail polish to mascara, these products are quite fit. Butter London was founded in 2005 as a nail polish brand, but…
Herbal Essences Body Wash review

Herbal Essences Body Wash review

New body wash scents to liven up your shower Herbal Essences is one of those brands that has literally been there my whole life. I used it through my junior high and high school years. And I'm happy to still see it sitting on the store shelf staring back at me. I'm betting most of you know that signature scent…
Easy Picnic Recipes: Pineapple Coleslaw

Easy Picnic Recipes: Pineapple Coleslaw

With BBQ Season in full-swing and July 4th just around the corner, I thought now would be the perfect time to share my family’s secret Pineapple Coleslaw recipe with you. With only a mere 5 ingredients, it whips up in a snap. And who doesn't love easy picnic recipes? It’s an adaptation of my Grandmother Kate’s recipe. However, she really…
Beauty lovers need snacks too! Check out Urthbox…

Beauty lovers need snacks too! Check out Urthbox…

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 6.22.15 I love a good beauty subscription box, but beauty lovers need snacks too! Which is why I am all over UrthBox. It is literally a snacker's dream. There are four box sizes to choose from. A six month subscription runs $9 a month for 6 items, while $36 per month…
The Best Hummus Pasta Salad Recipe

The Best Hummus Pasta Salad Recipe

Stop looking: You've found the best hummus pasta salad recipe Rather bold claims, I know. But make it and tell me you don’t agree. Appetizer, entrée, dessert. Been there, always do that. Are you having people over on July 4th? We (and Sabra) think hanging out with friends and family calls for celebration. It calls for an extra course! That’s…
Sabra Hummus and $100 Visa gift card GIVEAWAY

Sabra Hummus and $100 Visa gift card GIVEAWAY

If you thought our hummus pasta salad recipe looked delicious, wait until you check out the other recipes that Sabra has cooked up. Any one of them is worth of another course from the upcoming holiday. That's right, a 4th on the 4th... So, check them out HERE and follow the instructions on the widget below, and you could be…
Becca Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed Blushed Copper swatches and review

Becca Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed Blushed Copper swatches and review

Until I encountered the new addition to the Becca Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed collection, I had no idea that the sparkling, coppery glow of summer sunshine could be tucked into one small compact. Just take a look at Blushed Copper ($38), the line’s new, limited edition color. The compact is slim, solid and so beautiful-- a rose gold and etched…