summer vacation essentials

10 Summer Vacation Essentials from ASOS

I’m only a couple weeks removed from my pre-summer vacation road trip to Las Vegas and I’m already dreaming of the next one. I have tentative plans to visit again in mid-August, as well as possible trips to Phoenix and Northern California later this summer. Pending or confirmed, travel plans are a perfect excuse to shop. Check out […]

Las Vegas

Why Las Vegas is the Best Summer Road Trip

I feel different every time I return from a Las Vegas trip. Ever since I beat The Simpsons video game back in 1993 inside the arcade at Circus Circus Casino, I’ve learned something new about myself with each visit. Part of it has to do with simply getting there. If visiting for a business conference I […]

7 Summer Tops & Dresses Under $100

7 Summer Tops & Dresses Under $100

When I think about it, my favorite summer tops & dresses usually contain bold prints, and light, airy fabrics in colors like blush, black, and white. Neutral colors are so easy to work with – they’re super chic paired together and perfect when worn monochromatically or outfitted with a bright hue. Outside of buying new shoes and […]

7 and 7 drink recipe

7 and 7 Drink Recipe (single serving)

Funny thing. In my 15+ years of drinking, I’ve never had a 7 and 7. My default cocktail is a highball of Jack Daniels or Jameson with Ginger Ale. So when Honey Bear brought a bottle of Seagram’s 7 Whiskey and 7-Up to my place last weekend, I wasn’t surprised that I would enjoy it. This is […]

March Beauty Buys

Spring Beauty Buys

Spring is a fine time to update my beauty cabinet. I shop for my spring beauty buys in phases – purchasing an item or two every few weeks from my favorite beauty stores. I go to the mall or shop online for my holy grail products like Mac Cosmetic’s Studio Fix foundation (NC 45) and Anastasia Beverly Hills’ Brow […]