The Four Agreements

This book is likely the easiest read, but most useful read that I’ve come across in a long time.  It’s certainly worth your time and ripe for an easy Sunday afternoon.  So, here are the main points: 1)  Be impeccable with your word.  2)  Do not take...

My Top 12 Beauty Products of All Time

These makeup products are my favorite products of all time!  By no means am I saying that I use these products exclusively, but I am saying that these are the first products that I will replace should I lose my purse or if my house burned down.  If you bump into me on...

God is a Green Disc

Not long ago, I went biking in Wharton State Forrest in Southern New Jersey.  Alone.  Normally, I have a riding buddy; however, he couldn’t go because he fell down the steps and was bruised and sore.  I was committed to going because biking is something I...

Summer 2017 Bucket List

Okay, this list is really my “By Columbus Day” Bucket List!  I think I can get all of this done between now and Columbus Day. If I work really hard when I’m supposed to be working, I have plenty of time to play. Appalachian Trail Boardwalk in Sussex County Location:...

10 Ways to Embrace the Year of 40

Life comes with a range of possibilities and experiences.  Some should be fun while other should be deep and fulfilling and speak to your convictions.  Do you!  Celebrate life anew! Buy a piece of keepsake jewelry.  Don’t necessarily aim for expense; choose what...

The Turn of Life: Sifted Lessons

http://blushandbrushes.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/win_20170306_110939-2.mp4 The turn of life = I think I’m seeking balance, that we’re seeking balance. When I think about what matters and how I spend my days, I think about two things:  what I’d say if today...

Cheat on Your Peels with these Side Pieces

Confession time: I cheat on my chemical peels! Yes, I love chemical peels as much as the next person; however, the down time for the mandeliclear peel (It’s the one that y’all get that peels, visibly, like crazy) can be hard to plan for sometimes. On the...