10 Great Bridesmaid Gifts Under $20

Personally, when I give gifts, I ask myself two questions: 1. Is the gift suited to the person? 2. Is it practical? Ideally, a gift should be something the receiver will use. I know that sometimes it’s easiest to buy a gift certificate and call it a day, but I find it...

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DIY Sugar Face Polish

In the past, I’ve spent big bucks on sugar face polish from Fresh. Recently I ran out, and in my quest to save money, I made my own, which I ended up LOVING! Here’s an easy tutorial on how to make your own. Items you will need: Coconut oil (refined or unrefined) -...

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Avant Garde Shoot ~ “The Mask”

We all have masks we wear. Some of us have created these masks because we’re afraid of what people will think of us, or because we don’t feel we are good enough as who we are. Some of us are hiding from something – pain, loss, insecurity. I went through a really hard...

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Giving Back: Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep

I am super DUPER excited! I put in my application to volunteer for Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep over two months ago, and have been waiting patiently for a response. Today I was accepted, and I’m filling out my paperwork. Yay! Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep is a nation-wide...

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