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This is a picture I took almost a year ago. I will sincerely admit that I was so ashamed of how my body looked that I didn’t even post this then. However, I’m posting it now because I want to address a very serious issue with our society-extreme beauty standards. Looking at this photo, all […]Read More OOTD: feeling shame
Today’s Makeup was inspired by the colors of fire and other deep reds. I used KVD Metal and Matte palette, UD Vice and Alice Through the Looking Glass Palettes, and Saucebox Cosmetics Mermaid Life palette for my eyes and KVD Everlasting Liquid Lipstick in Damned for my lips. I am enjoying this look a lot! […]Read More MOTD: Fire Eyes
It has been quite some time since I have blogged anything at all in my life. I was in a long bout of PPD and am just now starting to feel like my old self, and I am overwhelmed with all I am accomplishing in my life. I am in my 3rd quarter of school […]Read More Hello. Again.
This is a little rambly, I’m sorry, but I have very scatterbrained thought patterns lol. I have had depression from a young age. I think I first started struggling with depression from 12 years old. There’s a lot of details that go along with my battle with depression that I won’t be talking about right […]Read More Painting the Smile on Me
SO, almost a year ago I said I was going to write about my experience at the mental health facility at the North Chicago VA. It has taken me this long to work up enough courage to even begin. I may even have to write it in bits. It will probably come out raw and […]Read More Mental Health Care for Veterans BLOWS.
This is a more serious post. I am contemplating how life is going, and all the things that I’m grateful for. My daughter will be one in a little over a month. I can’t believe how fast that flew by. I recently took on a nanny position. I am loving it, and it’s great to […]Read More Random Thoughts Oct. 2nd, 2014
Sorry it has taken me so long to make a new post. My older sister, Nina, was getting married and I went out to Chicago to help out for a couple weeks beforehand! It was a beautiful wedding and reception and I am glad that it all went well! I got home last week and […]Read More My Favorite Shops: Affordable Edition
So, anyone who ever met me as a kid would know that I am one of the biggest tomboys out there. I hated make-up, dressed like a boy, and swore off all things “girly”. That being said, it shouldn’t surprise you that when it comes to being a domesticated woman, I have no idea what […]Read More Fashionably Challenged