Thursday, October 16, 2014

How To Choose An Engagement Ring Style

Woman wearing ring

Last week I wrote about diamond engagement rings and the “bigger is better” lie, and after I posted that article I got to thinking that maybe I may have come off as a Debby Downer even though I did emphasize that I am not totally against big diamond rings.

As a follow-up, I wanted to share a few tips for the guys on how to choose an engagement ring style if you’re shopping around for a ring and can’t seem to decide on a single one. Although I didn’t choose my own ring, which in retrospect was probably a good thing because really, how does one decide from all the different styles available these days?

Be Secure In Your Beauty


We were all born with beauty within us.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Nail Art Designs For Beginners (Video Tutorial)


If you're like me and prefer simple nail art designs, you'll like this video tutorial of 3 very easy designs for beginners created by Jenny Fox of Polish and Pearls. Jenny actually has a whole series of easy nail art on her YouTube page that you can watch here.

Are Watches the New Arm Party?


There was a time when people didn't walk out of the house without putting on a watch, but since the advent of cell phones, we don't see these classic timepieces as often as we used to. Except for a few occasions, I personally haven't worn a watch since the late 90's. I do appreciate the beauty of a fashionable watch, and realize that watches serve as a reminder to appreciate every moment

According to this article on Refinery29.com, watches may be the new arm party. I did a quick search on Instagram for the #watch hashtag, and over 6.8 million posts showed up. Who knew people loved their watches so much? Here are a few photos I like...

This Yoga Teacher Will Absolutely Inspire You To Get Healthy



I don't do yoga as often as I used to, but after seeing this video about the 96-year-old woman who holds the world record for being the oldest yoga teacher, I'm feeling very inspired to do more of it - or at least get more exercise.