Rosé Wine Slush Recipe

TGIF! My first week back at work went pretty well, luckily we have Austin’s mom visiting us which was a huge help! It’s been really fun having her with us for the week and we are really going to miss her when she leaves on Sunday. I made this cocktail for Glitter Guide so head Continue Reading

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Rose Slush Recipe

10 Pretty Ikea Hacks

Who else is inspired by IKEA hacks? What I love about these DIY projects is that they are so unique. It’s incredible how simple and affordable furniture items can be easily be turned into extremely stylish pieces- pieces that look a lot more expensive than they actually are. All it takes is a bit of Continue Reading

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Best Ikea Hacks

Jeans For Every Mood

This post is sponsored by Target.  Have you heard about Target’s new denim collection? They’ve taken some serious time to re-vamp their jeans offering a ton of styles and washes that fit and look better than ever before.There’s really something for everyone and I had fun picking out a few new pairs for fall and styling Continue Reading

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cami tank

Fall Wish List

It’s hard to believe fall is right around the corner! My favorite time of year and I couldn’t be more excited to build a capsule wardrobe this season. It’s the perfect time to experiment with mixing and matching basics, layering, and creatively wearing the same pieces in different ways. Click through the slides to see what Continue Reading

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Fall basics

The Best Products For Straight Sleek Hair

   Battling the Maryland humidity is always quite the task during the summertime — so Melissa test drove a few products claiming to straighten and smooth and ended up with a new set of favorites for landing frizz-free locks this summer. “Some days my hair will poof and frizz up, even when it doesn’t feel Continue Reading

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L'Oreal Damage-Erasing Balm

Piper Rose’s One Month Update

Image by Olive Juice Photography  I decided that I’ll try to post monthly updates on Piper here on my blog — if you’re not into babies than I apologize in advance :) I can’t believe that Piper is already 5 weeks old, I know that everyone says time flies but I didn’t expect it to Continue Reading

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One Month Baby Update

J.Crew’s Fall Collection

Throughout my pregnancy I wore a capsule wardrobe — (you can read about it all here) and I liked having a curated collection of clothing of which I loved each and every piece so much that I’m planning to create a capsule wardrobe for the fall! Since it’s still 90 degrees I have some time Continue Reading

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J.Crew Fall 2015

Motherhood with Olivia Capone Myers

These motherhood interviews have been an amazing source of tips, words of assurance, and good daily reminders for me and all of the other new mamas out there! Olivia immediately came to mind when selecting women to interview- she is the Style Director over at Destination Maternity, and I’ve gotten to know her through this Continue Reading

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Motherhood with Olivia Capone Myers

My Favorite Mascaras

I have a pretty mild obsession with mascara- there are so many options out there- some give you long lashes, others add volume and thickness, and to be honest, the options can be overwhelming at times. I’ve tried my fair share of formulas, played with layering and finally landed on a few tried & true favorites!   Continue Reading

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Best Mascara

My Refreshing Summer Treat

 Now that I’ve slowly started working again I’ve been learning how to balance my time–I no longer have hours to spend perfecting my Instagram photos and drool over Pinterest images. I try to squeeze in trips to the grocery store and errands for myself while Austin is home between feedings – I only have 2 Continue Reading

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Dunkin Donuts