July Ipsy Glam Bag Reveal

July Ipsy Glam Bag Reveal

Every month, I look forward to receiving my monthly bag from Ipsy.  I've decided to start sharing my reviews on each of the bags I've received - and ways to incorporate each of these items into your every-day beauty routine! I also hope that these reviews can be helpful in deciding if this subscription service [...]

Beau Gâchis Paris : Luxe & Affordable Beauty

Beau Gâchis Paris : Luxe & Affordable Beauty

Beau Gâchis Cosmetics just might be my new favorite beauty obsession. “Beau gâchis” is French and translates to Beautiful Mess”. Anyone who knows me knows that I love anything and everything French - and anything related to beauty. Sure enough, this brand delivers high-quality, professional makeup brushes, beauty sponges and other beauty tools and accessories [...]

Lang Leav’s Debut Novel Shines with Breathtaking Detail and Poetic Brilliance

  Lang Leav is the author of several bestselling books of prose and poetry - Love & Misadventures, Lullabies, Memories, and The Universe of Us. The literary world fell for her beautiful words - as did the hearts of millions of readers worldwide. Leav has announced the publication of her very first debut novel, Sad [...]

Beauty that Gives Back : GLOW for a Cause

Beauty that Gives Back : GLOW for a Cause

Being able to make conscious decisions about the products you buy is important. I continuously seek out brands that have a positive social impact on communities around the world. Brand integrity matters - especially in industries such as fashion and beauty, where even some of the most successful companies partake in unethical business practices . [...]

Exit West Imparts a Beautiful Truth : “We Are All Migrants Through Time”

“In a city swollen by refugees but still mostly at peace, or at least not openly at war, a young man met a young woman in a classroom and did not speak to her. For many days.” Exit West explores the difficulties a country and its inhabitants face when confronted with conflict. The novel takes [...]

Benjamin Ludwig’s Debut Novel Stuns with Authenticity & Purpose

On May 2nd, New Hampshire author Benjamin Ludwig will be releasing his very first novel, Ginny Moon. Selected as a B&N Summer 2017 Discover Great New Writers book, this highly anticipated read is about to take the literary world by storm in more ways than one. The story is told from the entertaining and captivating [...]

Orphan Train Reveals a Relevant Story about Love and Loss

Christina Baker Kline is the author of five novels, and has received praise and acknowledgment for her newest release, Orphan Train. Chosen as “One Book, One Read” by over fifty communities and campuses and published in 35 countries, Kline delivers a work of fiction that is rich in history, emotion, and truth. By shedding a [...]

Right Behind You: A Stirring Psychological Thriller by Lisa Gardner

In the world of crime fiction, New York Times bestselling author Lisa Gardner is one of the most recognizable voices, and it’s no wonder why – her books are filled with psychological suspense, precise research, and most of all – unexpected twists and turns. Right Behind You is Lisa Gardner’s newest release and addition to [...]

Motherlines Takes Readers on an Insightful and Spiritual Journey

This year,  I have a few personal resolutions for myself, including a new year’s resolution for reading. I will venture towards two literary genres that I have yet to fully explore. One of these is memoirs. In the past, I have enjoyed reading memoirs because of the personal connection that is created between the reader [...]