Beauty, fashion, makeup

October Beauty Favorites: Perfecting Holiday Glam

In my personal opinion, October is what dreams are made of when it comes to beauty and fashion. Scarves, boots, vampy lip colors, and matte smoky eyes are some of my favorite things and they all come out to play during the month of October. Another beautiful thing about this month, is that October starts… Continue reading October Beauty Favorites: Perfecting Holiday Glam

Advertisements
Beauty, makeup

Three High End Lipsticks at a Low Price Point: An Avon Product Review  

I recently read an interesting article on confidence and beauty. Me being someone who enjoys makeup, find that so many have the perception that wearing makeup is a sign of ¬†insecurity and vanity. However, in this article, the author presented the perspective that makeup can be a form of daring and courage. Take a bold,… Continue reading Three High End Lipsticks at a Low Price Point: An Avon Product Review ¬†

life style, travel

The Best of Myrtle Beach: Adventure, Family, and Nostalgia

Myrtle Beach is a little like the Pumpkin Spice Latte- it's iconic- no doubt, it's tradition for many, and you either love it or hate it. As most of you know, I took my first trip to Charleston for my birthday weekend this year (Swoon), and I was told by many that Myrtle just doesn't… Continue reading The Best of Myrtle Beach: Adventure, Family, and Nostalgia

Beauty, life style

An Unpaid, Unsponsored, Honest Review of LipSense

When I was in middle school, I would beg my dad to let me wear makeup. And he would say no. But eventually, it all started with that clear, roll-on lip gloss. You know the kind that you would get in a pack of 5 or ten, and they all smelled and "tasted" like grapes,… Continue reading An Unpaid, Unsponsored, Honest Review of LipSense

Beauty, fashion

Dressing Stylish in the Office: 3 Summer Must Haves

Dressing for the office has always made me feel a little oppressed. Before taking my first job after college, I had this notion that I couldn't wear bright colors, loud patterns, or fun shoes to work ever again. It's taken awhile to refine my 8-5 style, but I'm feeling on point lately and I'm loving… Continue reading Dressing Stylish in the Office: 3 Summer Must Haves

travel, writing

Are the Mayan Ruins Really Worth the Hype?: My Trip to Altun Ha

In all honesty, my "bucket list" is pretty eclectic. It ranges from being chosen as an assistant in a magic show, to visiting the Shire in New Zealand. And while my bucket list changes from year to year, there are a few items that have never been booted off or shuffled down. Ever since World… Continue reading Are the Mayan Ruins Really Worth the Hype?: My Trip to Altun Ha

Blog, health, travel

The Best of: The Carnival Sunshine

Hello lovelies! Welcome to the very first installment of the "Best of:" series on Southern Dreaming. The month of May and into the first half of June has been nonstop travel for me, so now that I am finally planted back home for a while, I am ready to begin sharing the "Best of" everything… Continue reading The Best of: The Carnival Sunshine