It seems to be about this time every year that I make a few changes in my beauty routine.  Maybe it is the changes in the weather or bit of time to go shopping in the beauty department over spring break?  I’m not exactly sure but I like to mix it up as spring approaches.…

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Looking back at one of my favorite tablescapes from my first Southern Living story a few years back!   Oh my good gracious – Mermaid Lovers click here!  I love a summer bun and these are the only bobby pins I trust.  I just got this new powder a few days ago and I’m obsessed.…

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BUSY!  The only word I can think of to describe this time of year.  I almost think March and April have become more hectic than November and December!  What is happening? But guess what – my next book, Monograms for the Home, just went to the printer yesterday!  What a load off my shoulders!  I’m…

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I’ve been working overtime lately and I have been feeling super burned out at times so when Natura Bisse wrote to invite me to experience the new luxurious, sensorial Diamond Rose Ritual; infused with damask rose and featuring Natura Bissé’s exclusive diamond dust that they created to celebrate their annual Beauty Lovers Day, I cleared my calendar!   Yes, you read that right.…

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What a week!  Has your spring gotten off to the crazy start that mine has?  I’m in the thick of the final layout approvals for my next book: Monograms for the Home!  Can’t wait to share it with you!  In the meantime, here is a little sneak peek: Monogram Mania is going on over at…

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Such a treat getting to know the founder of my favorite new makeup line, Charlotte Tilbury, at a dinner hosted by the amazing Bag Snob this week. She gave us all a little tutorial on her incredible products and taught us to contour by sucking in our cheeks and then “follow the hollow!” It was…

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My favorite pin of the week. I love every single post on this site! This could possibly be the cutest baby gift ever!  Love this summer “playsuit” for grownups! I hope you will join us for MTV ReDefine.  My sisters and I are co-chairs and we are working hard to bring you a fantastic evening!…

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I love make-up! But even more than the actual make-up, I love that it starts my day off with the “alone time” I take for my morning routine.  I close my dressing room door and, as my mom would say,  “put my face on.” So when I get a mailer announcing The Beauty Event at…

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