The holidays are in full swing, which means its about that time when the calendar starts filling up with parties left and right. Twist my arm, I’ll take any excuse to get dolled up, throw on some cozy layers, sip a little egg nog, sing a favorite Christmas carol and stumble home in my heels. My beauty M.O. when it comes to the holidays is to keep it simple with a semi-bold eye and illuminated cheekbones on top of dewy skin. Here are some tips and tricks for creating the look with a few new discoveries from the Dior Beauty line. Click to read more >

True story, I believed in Santa Claus far passed most kids. My mom did such an amazing job making it believable and exciting that everyone in our family (I’m the youngest of 4) wanted to keep the magic alive for me as long as they could. Well, it still burns pretty hard in my heart. I think I’m the first person to turn on some good ol’ Christmas classics, start decorating a tree and sign up for just about any holiday happening there is. Click to read more >

It took me a while to wrap my brain around the fact that it’s Thanksgiving t-o-d-a-y. We flew home from our month-long adventure in Australia and New Zealand right on the heals of the holidays, and before I knew it I was standing in line (a very long line) at the grocery store with my annual cheese plate and salad essentials in hand. Click to read more >