Earlier this month, Mom Mixer with Vaseline introduced 180 Mom bloggers from the Philadelphia area and beyond to several brands and products.  One of the two products Vaseline brought to the event is a brand new product release, just in time for the cold weather!  It's Vaseline's Lip Therapy Rosy Lips and it's everything you love about the original … [Read more...]

While I have reviewed and checked out VaselineŽ Spray & GoŽ Moisturizer a few times, I hadn't tested out their Cocoa Radiant scent until this past weekend at Mom Mixer.  If you haven't checked out Vaseline Spray & Go Moisturizer yet, it's a quick and convenient way to to moisturize.  It sprays on very lightly, you rub it on quickly and … [Read more...]

It doesn't look like much, right?  Looking at the picture, would you know what this product was for just by guessing?  I definitely had no clue! This is the Sarah Potempa WRAP UP, $12.00.  Using this product, you can put your hair into the perfect bun.  Really.  I was skeptical too.  I have fine hair that never holds anything so I was amazed at … [Read more...]

A long time ago, one of my favorite hairdressers whispered a salon secret to me.  Over a bunch of foils in my hair and as she pointed to the shampoos & other hair care products by "premium" hair care companies for sale at the salon, "you know, these products are great but there are always good products to be found on your drugstore … [Read more...]

My lips are NAAAA-STY this time of year. It seems to have started early this year too but TMI: when I wake up in the morning I literally have flakes of dried skin that I have to wipe off my chapped lips. I was in my local LUSH store yesterday and they had some divine lip scrubs right at check out! If you search on Lip Scrub on LUSH, it brings up a … [Read more...]

The latest beauty product I have been testing is this Argan Exfoliating Powder by Josie Maran ($35, QVC.com).  It's actually a 2013 Customer Choice Beauty Nominee on QVC so you know it's a popular choice!  I was wondering how the whole powder thing would work though.  It's pretty simple really - you are making it by putting a tiny tab of the powder … [Read more...]

When a brand emails you to ask if they can sponsor you to  go to Manhattan to attend a New York Fashion Show and you're a fashion & trend Mom blogger do you: 1) Scream 2) Play it cool 3) Freak out and think, "what will I wear?" and have a huge panic as you tear your closet apart {Related post: What to Wear to NYFW} 4) All of the … [Read more...]

Last week, I headed out for a night of fun with Colleen for her P&G Try It party.  More to come on that but for today's Best of Beauty, I wanted to highlight a product I tried that night and have since been obsessed with! It's COVERGIRL & Olay's Tone Rehab 2+1 Foundation ($14.99 on Ulta.com).  I'm always talking about how I love a … [Read more...]

Two of my favorite products are: Yes to Cucumbers Soothing Eye Gel and Yes to Cucumbers Face Wipes.  I reviewed them both a few years ago and the wipes especially are something I still use regularly.  (I just used them post Broad Street Run to soothe my sweaty face in the car - best feeling ever using one of their wipes post race!) The Yes To … [Read more...]

You know it must be good if my boys are stealing it out of my shower - which happened shortly after I got a sample of Dial's Coconut Body Wash ($4.99) in the mail. It's the smell. You guys have to check this out next time you're in your toiletries aisle at your local drugstore or grocery store.  Not too overpowering at all, it's just a fresh, … [Read more...]