The Ever So Grateful Thanksgiving Cocktail Recipe

The Ever So Grateful Thanksgiving Cocktail Recipe

Are you as excited for all of the Thanksgiving food as we are? Bring on the turkey and stuffing and mashed potatoes! (Sure, and a vegetable…if we have to.) Thanksgiving is full of so much delicious butter-laden food, and that food deserves to be washed down with something equally delightful. Yes, wine is a safe go-to, but how about impressing…
Stef discovers Blue Medi Spa (and never looks back)

Stef discovers Blue Medi Spa (and never looks back)

2016 was the year I delved into injectables. And not only am I ok with that, I'm ok with sharing it with all of you! My first experience was with a doctor at a VERY fancy Beverly Hills location (which I was lucky enough to have comped.) But since I had a feeling this would be something I would continue…
Urban Decay Full Spectrum Palette swatches and review

Urban Decay Full Spectrum Palette swatches and review

Color junkies: it's obvious that the new limited edition Urban Decay Full Spectrum Palette ($55) is for you. 21 shades of bold color straight from a rainbow; pinks, oranges, yellows, greens, blues, purples. I mean...duh. But what might not be entirely a given is that even the most conservative of eye shadow wearers can benefit from this palette. Because I…
Natasha Denona Eyeshadow Palette mini haul – thanks Sephora VIB sale!

Natasha Denona Eyeshadow Palette mini haul – thanks Sephora VIB sale!

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 11.7.16 Question of the Week: Fess up, what did you buy at the Sephora VIB sales? Answer: I simply could not resist getting a couple of the Natasha Denona Eyeshadow Palette 5 Color ($48). I swatched these at The Makeup Show last year and the pigment is through the roof! I…
3 Things: Zombie Apocalypse

3 Things: Zombie Apocalypse

The Walking Dead is back with season 7 and every time I watch it, I am hit with the question: What would I do in the event of a zombie apocalypse (or other natural disaster)? The hubby and I are fairly rural, so our chances of survival are decent. We have a generator, well water and a stockpile of canned…
Top Ten Holiday Beauty Must Haves for 2016

Top Ten Holiday Beauty Must Haves for 2016

If you've been in a store in the last couple weeks, you know that Christmas is right around the corner. (Yes, two months away is considered just around the corner.) As all of you fellow beauty-product obsessives know, that means the holiday collections of makeup and more are now out! This year, my only difficulty is in narrowing down all…
bareMINERALS barePro Performance Wear Powder Foundation swatches and review

bareMINERALS barePro Performance Wear Powder Foundation swatches and review

barePro Offers Yet Another Choice in Amazing Mineral Foundations Hey Ho, everyone! It’s me, Sherri, the bareMinerals superfan here to share my thoughts on yet another new bareMinerals foundation: BarePro Performance Wear Powder Foundation ($30). Cut to the chase—it’s good. Better than the rest? That depends. Let’s chat and take a walk down foundation memory lane... bareMinerals has been my…
Is Mason Pearson worth the hype?

Is Mason Pearson worth the hype?

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 10.31.16 Question of the Week: What was the last product you purchased due to hype, that ended up truly living up to it? Answer: I have wanted a Mason Pearson brush FOREVER. The iconic British hand-crafted hairbrush has been around since 1885, and converts swear of its almost otherworldly ability to…
3 Things: Holiday Wishlist

3 Things: Holiday Wishlist

Most beauty brands have released their holiday makeup collections and I am having such a hard time narrowing down what I want under the tree this year. I've been on a beauty buying binge for the last few months (seriously, Chanel and NARS need to quit releasing amazing collections), so I have to really narrow down what makes the cut…
we heart Bluemercury (and M-61 Hydraboost Body Butter!)

we heart Bluemercury (and M-61 Hydraboost Body Butter!)

If you've never shopped at Bluemercury, please take a minute to do a Google image search. Go ahead, I'll wait. I want you to have a mental picture of the breathtaking visual overload that will greet you when you walk in the door. Add to that an array of scrumptious scents and a friendly, chill atmosphere, and you'll still only…