April 17, 2015

April TV Reviews


Another month, another roll out of new TV shows! April we saw the return of some of my favorite shows - Game of Thrones, Veep, Louie and Mad Men along with some newbs. From last month's premieres, I'm still tuning into Last Man on Earth which is definitely not the same show it was episode one. I finished Kimmy Schmidt and House of Cards! Here's what I tuned into this month:

April 16, 2015

My April Birchbox


This month's Birchbox was in collaboration with the Rifle Paper Co. who created a gorgeous box. "There's a reason they call it spring. The fresh blooms and fresh air have put a bounce in our step, and we're thrilled to update our look (hello, new colors and trends)." Here's what I received:

April 15, 2015

#DatingGirl: 10 Ways to Get Me to Swipe Right


Swiping through Tinder at any give time, it is an endless parade of wacky photos that make you question why you even want to leave your comfortable single life. Today on Midtown Girl I'm sharing tips for how to get a girl to swipe right. What Tinder fails have you come across?

April 14, 2015

Blogger Reunion

Group selfie!

Earlier this year Katy of ModlyChic made a quick trip to NYC where we grabbed dinner. She was back in the city this weekend for a blogging conference where she was one of the speakers! Jamillah, Alex and I met her in the East Village for some dinner and of course a photoshoot.

April 13, 2015

My April Julep Maven Box


This month's Julep Maven box theme was Paradise. I selected the Modern Beauty box because I wanted to try the new eyebrow product. You know I'm all about the eyebrows. Here's what was inside:

April 10, 2015

12 Tips for Surviving Coachella

Music is a huge part of my life both personally and professionally. For me, nothing is like a true music festival experience. Dating back to my first taste of an outdoor festival during the Lilith Fair days of the late 1990’s/early 2000’s to now where I make a trek across the country every April to take part in Coachella, it’s all become second nature. Here’s a few tips, tricks and suggestions to help make your festival experience the best it could be!

April 8, 2015

#DatingGirl: Can Dating Sites Survive in the Tinder World?

How I feel waiting on a message...

Like it or not, Tinder has changed the dating game. I'm even noticing my own habits shifting since using the app. I'm discussing over on Midtown Girl for my latest Dating Girl post.

April 7, 2015

Drugstore Dupe: Clinique vs New York Color


I love discovering a drugstore dupe. However, the downside for a cheaper price is a lower quality product. Not so with this drugstore dupe! Clinique's chubby sticks are best sellers and for good reason. Their Chubby Stick Shadow Tint For Eyes costs $17. Well New York Color is giving them a run for my money with their City Proof 24 HR Waterproof Eye Shadow, which costs $2.99! That's right, less than $3! Both come in 12 shades so let's see how they stack up:

April 6, 2015

#ManiMonday: Easter Edition


I was inspired by the Whoppers Robin's Eggs candy I got for my nephews. I used my new favorite polish - JINSoon's Doux and spotted my nails with Julep's Lulu and Essie's Penny Talk. The hardest part was resisting the candy!

April 3, 2015

My Sephora Haul + Reviews

When my tax refund came in I immediately headed to Sephora(.com). I had 500 points to use so I cashed them in. Thought I'd share my reviews of some of the items in case you were considering of picking them up. So here we go...
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