Spring Beauty 2015

Beauty is blooming with captivating colorful trends. Here’s how to achieve one of our favorites! XO AC Continue reading

Going With the Flow

Merry Christmas, Happy Hannukah, Happy Kwanza, Happy Holidays, Happy New Year!! Hopefully, I haven’t missed anything. Well here we are 2015! I’m always excited for a new year, new beginnings, new adventures!! It’s been a while, but life, family, and … Continue reading

Get the look: 2015 Holiday Smokey Eye

1. Start with a clean and moisturized face.  This means grooming your brows too. 2. Apply a Face Primer all over your face. Add Shadow Primer to the eye lids only. 3. Using a wide shadow brush apply INK…Cosmetics Shadow called … Continue reading

The Homeless Have Names Too: Meet Karen and Frank!

What an amazing holiday season!  Here is the recap thus far! Stage 1: Week before Thanksgiving. I can honestly say this Thanksgiving has been one I will never ever forget!  Let me set the stage… Every year I feed the … Continue reading

Just A Moment

I stepped outside the other day, it was just as the sun was rising. I watched my dog run off in our tiny backyard. The air was crisp, all I could see we’re the trees beyond my fence. It was … Continue reading

All I Want For My Birthday

Happy New Year to me! I absolutely love birthdays, especially my own!! I just love knowing that I am another year older, wiser (I hope), and stronger!  I love hearing from my family and friends, seeing posts that I am … Continue reading

INK…Cosmetics 2015 Focus

Well it’s that time of year!  INK…Cosmetics has unveiled their three new focus areas for 2015.  Take a look at the vision video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5KoX02wh-_0&feature=em-share_video_user One thing we pride ourselves on is the fact our followers are organic to INK… … Continue reading

NEW #inkcosmetics 2015 “Magnetic” Face Palettes

Hello Beauty Lovers, Yes, we do listen! We are happy to share our fan requested “build your own” MAGNETIC Face Palette by @inkcosmetics which will launch December 2014 just in time for the new year!  INK..Cosmetics is looking forward to … Continue reading

Romantic Treasure Hunt

I had an extremely early morning, followed by a terrible time trying to connect my work laptop with the hotel internet connection. Still working on this by the way.  I did however meet two fabulous Southwest Air flight attendants and … Continue reading

Feast to Celebrate the Birth of Christ

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WOW! What an amazing day.  The only thing missing is Mini Me.  I didn’t plan on cooking a huge meal but after mass yesterday I couldn’t help but take in what the Father said and decided to cook in celebration … Continue reading

Christmas Blessing

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2013 has been a difficult year.  I worked for most of Christmas Eve but needed to make time to stop and reflect, so I went to the 4pm mass.  I showed up about an hour early and noticed a young … Continue reading