My birth story started with a bite into a rainbow cookie on Thanksgiving of 2016. I got a sinking feeling in my stomach and lost my appetite the second I took a bite of that cookie. Some back pain followed which could have been the start of contractions but went away after less than an hour. I didn't call the doctor or go to the hospital. This still haunts me. Would the outcome have been different if I had just called the doctor? That's a question I told myself to stop asking....
Summer is right around the corner which means that its vacation season. While some people are planning to getaway, others are looking forward to the stay at home vacation or "staycation". For me, having family that lives out of state means I get to stay in their home and vacation becomes more of a staycation.
I like to visit my sister's house in North Carolina two to three times a year. I'd be lying if I said that it didn't matter to me that she lived near the beach or how i...
Here is my roundup of some fun Valentine's Day gift ideas that pair nicely with a box of chocolates, diamond earrings or a weekend getaway, wink wink. Share this gift guide with your significant other or go ahead and treat yourself. Shop these items from my Amazon page www.amazon.com/shop/l0vevick or by clicking the Nordstrom link under 'Merchandise' on my website.
I believe, that if you're reading this, you have so much love in your heart. Don't forget to give some love to yourself.
In December's newsletter, I talked a little bit about how difficult it can be to prioritize during a busy holiday season. Busyness gets mistaken for productivity, purpose gets lost and you're left feeling drained. On top of everything that's already going on, we add present shopping for 30 people, decorating the house, Christmas cards, multiple parties, etc. I love the quote, "You can't pour from an empty cup". I have a feeling that quote is speaking to a lot of people right now. It's a g...
It's Sephora's Beauty Insider Appreciation Event this week. VIB members get 15% off 8/30-9/3 and everyone else gets 10% off. I restocked on some of my tried and true favs and also bought some new amazing mascara. Here's my roundup of some Sephora old loves and new loves.
Anastasia Brow Gel- Clear- $22
Anastasia Brow Definer- Medium Brown- $23
Benefit Cosmetics The Porefessional Face Primer- $31