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My Art Print + Wall Art Wishlist from Minted! #minted #art

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Hey Everyone!

Every since the 1st of the year, I've been searching for a new piece of art for one of my bedroom walls. I did a huge purge of my things in January and a mini one this month because transitioning into more of a minimalist lifestyle. More of that as I move into it.:)

I spotted some beautiful pieces on a site called Minted. Minted carries all kinds of cards,gift, paperie, and  stationary and most recently added a stunning selection of art prints and wall art. The wall in my bedroom is not huge so I'm looking a simple print, something that makes me happy each time I look at it. Especially after a rough day!

Here's some I'm loving and wishlisting....I can be so indecisive! 

I took the "organic" process and just scrolled through the page and picked up the pieces that spoke to me. But you could totally use the filter, choosing the type: style, shape, color or Editor's Choice to make a more time efficient choice. Go to to  fall into some amazing pieces and refresh the walls, shelves, etc in your home.

Tell me what you think of my choices? Go to and let me know which pieces speak to you in the comments!!

Disclosure: The post was sponsored by Minted.

Beauty Supply Store Makeup Haul.....

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Hey Everyone!

It's been awhile since I hauled makeup at the beauty supply store. The two stores go to consistently do not update their makeup selection a lot so I have to wait a couple of weeks between visits to go in to see if anything is new. Yesterday, I ran up on some goodies! Check it out.....

- Kiss Gray Hair Cover for my edges and not my grays. LOL! I have several grays but I haven't got to the point where I'm interested in covering them.

-Stretchy headbands
 -Nicka K HD Concealer in Fawn
-Starry Creamy Concealer Palette in #4
-Beauty Treats Perfect Color Concealer in 06
 -Beauty Treats Neon Lusters in 513
-Kleancolor Madly Matte Lipstick in Fandango. I held off getting a lot of colors of these Kleancolor lipsticks, because I know Kleancolor well and this may not be the lavender purple matte lipstick I want it to be and the other colors may not be either.....well......
 I was right. Kleancolor TRIED it.
Kleancolor Fandango and Neon Lustre 513 swatched. Next.

Do own any of these products? What do you think? Let me know!!!

How To Create a New Mascara!

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Hey Everyone!

I've seen this tip for years but I had never tried it. Anytime I've purchased a dry formula mascara or have had a mascara dry up before its expiration date, I just purchased a new mascara. However, I've pledged to not to purchase any more drugstore mascara for now but my budget is not allowing for a purchase of high end one either. Sooo.......

I tried the tip to add a couple of drops of contact lens cleanser to your dry mascara to revive it. I added 10 drops of contact lens cleanser to my L'oreal Voluminous Butterfly Intenza. I closed it tight and let it set until the next day. When I applied to my lashes the next day, it was having a BRAND NEW MASCARA!!!

It actually works! Adding a couple of drops of contact lens cleanser to your dry mascara creates a new mascara.  

Will you try this easy, cheap beauty hack? Let me know!!

Fashion Quickies! Tropical Leaf Romper and Fringe Kimono Cardigan.....

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Hey Everyone!!!

I popped in one of my favorite stores, Cato to troll the clearance racks( and to see if this cardigan I want has been marked down....) and found two great on trend pieces. I wear 18-20 and Cato is an AMAZING store for plus size girls, big feet girls, wide feet! Even with my very paired down style and love of neutrals, I still find goodies in there. Especially shoes!

Anyway, I decided to try on this Tropical Leaf Romper in 18W-20W. It's cute and comfy! It was marked down to only $14.99.

The romper is also online HERE.

I've been wanting one of those Kimono Cardigans but they look like mini night robes on me. I tried on this one and it was $10.99 but I passed because it looks like a ROBE. LOL! 

Look at Ms. Thang here...looks good on her.... Hmmpt. Buy it HERE. :)

Are you feeling Rompers and Kimonos for the Spring and Summer!?!? Let me know!

Makeup Dupes Pinterest Board Updated + New Makeup Finds Board!!!

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Hey Everyone!!

My Makeup Dupes Pinterest Board has been updated with newly found dupes from MAC, Lime Crime and more!!!

Come over and check it out HERE!

Follow me on Pinterest HERE...I'm on there all the time.:)

Plus I have a NEW Board featuring exciting, New Makeup Finds....visit it HERE!!