Rose Skintreats from Pixi Beauty

Affiliate links Hey all!  Omg, I’m SO ready for this season to be OVER.  The cold, dry weather has been wreaking havoc on my skin.  So, when Pixi Beauty sent a travel bag full of their Rose Skintreats, it was… Continue Reading

Elemis Saved My Skin in the Cold Iowa Winter!

Happy New Year!! How’s it going?  Hope you’ve all had a fabulous holiday season!  If you’ve been keeping up with us, you may know we spent the holidays with my family in Iowa.  We had a SNAFU as I ended… Continue Reading

Christmas in Iowa: I Forgot My Makeup!!

Hey you guys! Obviously, it’s been a good minute since we’ve posted.  We were fortunate enough to spend Christmas with my family in Iowa, and I’m SO grateful for the time with them, even though it was too short (as… Continue Reading

California Trip: Did Somebody Say “Wine?”

Hey everyone!  Hope you’re all having a fab October!  Wow, can’t believe it’s October already.  Uggghhh… NoooooOOOOooooo!!! So, as you may or may not have noticed, we didn’t post for a while- we were in Iowa, then California, which was… Continue Reading

Traveling? Pack the Right Accessories!

Hey you guys, hope you’ve all had a great weekend!  Mine wasn’t so great- I always miss my own family on holidays like this, and Jerry’s son, along with daughter-in-law and grandchildren, are now in California.  So, everyone I care… Continue Reading

Are You Ready for Christmas?

Are you ready for Christmas?  Hannukah?  Kwanzaa?  I’m not.  I grew up Catholic, so we’ve always celebrated Christmas, as does Jerry’s family.  A few of my friends of differing religions also experience stress over the holidays. There’s just so much… Continue Reading

With La Fresh, There’s No Excuse to Skip Out on Skincare!

When you travel a lot, you tend to stock up on deluxe and travel-sized items. Some of the handiest are pre-moistened wipes- they pack easily and are really convenient. Some of the best I have found were the La Fresh… Continue Reading

Huge Congrats to Caltech & MIT!

My inner nerd has been stupendously excited and full of joy over the discovery of gravitational waves! According to the press release, scientists discovered gravitational waves, or ripples in spacetime.  This confirms a huge part of Einstein’s general theory of relativity.  The… Continue Reading

Holiday Travel Sucks!

After taking some time off to visit my family in Iowa for the holidays, I am back and ready to start posting again.  I have missed you all SO very, very much! If you’ve read my post, Yes, I’m A… Continue Reading