When life gives us lemons, we just have to make ourselves some sweet lemonade. Here you’ll find our musings, pearls of wisdom, and personal stories to guide you through life’s passages. Explore how to embrace your beauty with style, discover new adventures, navigate the nuances of relationships, pull back the curtain to deal with life changes, and resonate with the reflections of other women.
Let’s learn about how to incorporate oil into your skincare routine! Oil has gotten a bad rap when it comes to beauty. Women don’t aspire to have oily hair and skin. And, oily skin gets blamed for blemishes such as acne. Even suntan oil has lost popularity, bringing to mind leather-skinned ladies who value skin […]
Love the Skin You’re In My darlings, embracing our natural beauty is something we’ve been told to avoid our whole lives. We are constantly bombarded by the media and society telling us that we’re not good enough, that our worth rests on our beauty and our young age. My readers, I am positive that you […]
If you’re anything like me, you remember the days where we blissfully laid in the sun without a care in the world for sunscreen! I remember my girlfriends putting baby oil on their skin to encourage that warm, toasty glow we used to consider healthy. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, 1 in 5 Americans […]
Have you ever wanted to turn back the clock, darlings? I think at some point we all have, but while we may not be able to stop the passage of time, we can slow down the aging process… all with one easy step. Can you guess what it is? If you guessed wearing sunscreen (yes, […]
By Karen Sands The phrase “meaningful beauty” caught my eye recently. It’s appealing, isn’t it? Who isn’t drawn by both beauty and meaning? The combination of the two was tantalizing, promising substance, a look at beauty that was beyond skin deep—which only made the actual content of the email all the more ironic. So what did […]