5 Things I’m Loving Right Now

5 things to love right now // TDD

As the weather heats up and the kids enjoy their break from school, I’ve been crushing on a couple things when it comes to summer vacation. I don’t know about you, but I plan to spend plenty of it out by the pool soaking up some rays and working on that tan (as if that […]

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5 Ways To Fight Frizz


No matter who you are, or what your skill set is…every single one of us is familiar with a bad hair day. After a bit of a climate change from our last move, my hair has been struggling with a case of the frizzies. While it is unavoidable to a certain degree, I’ll be […]

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Fro’s on the Fourth


Happy Independence Day, friends!!! We are thrilled to take part in the annual Fro’s on the Fourth celebration. While Cocoa and I have a love/hate relationship with her tight little curls right now, we thought it was important to celebrate the hair God gave her. But before I reveal her fabulous fro for 2015, […]

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Beat the Heat in Style


This is part three of the 7 day #feelgoodblogging challenge hosted by Alex Beadon! If you would like to take part in this blogging challenge you can follow THIS LINK to sign up! ***** A heat wave is taking over Seattle. Yes, you heard that correctly! For those of you who have heard about Seattle weather and […]

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Operation: Total Hair Repair


Sometimes hair calls for a little damage control. And in the case of Cocoa’s chlorine-saturated strands, this is one of those times. Swimming lessons started two and a half weeks ago. I purchased the swim cap. I put conditioner on it first. I had it in twists, a braid, a bun. I slathered it […]

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TDD_Purple Hair

Well friends, its here. Today marks the first day of the last year of my twenties. That may make it sound like I’m freaking about it, but I promise you I’m not. That’s one of the benefits of having a husband two years older than you. I get to freak out for him on […]

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Top Three Tuesday: Makeup Must-Haves

Sephora Liquid Liner

Hi, my name is Mimi and I’m a makeup addict. It’s true. I love makeup. Lots and lots of makeup. I love trying out new colors and looks and watching youtube videos and tutorials. It brings out the artistic side in me. I’m not claiming to be an expert by any means. It’s just […]

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The (At-Home) Trick To Glowing Skin


Brrrr.  ‘Tis the season to be freezing, am I right?!?  I don’t know about you but my skin is FEELING the effects of the cold that is hanging in the air.  Only a few days into freezing temps and my lips were already chapped and bleeding.  What’s a girl to do?  Exfoliate and moisturize […]

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Top Three Tuesday: Lip Colors


I haven’t always been a lipstick person. I mean, it’s not like I had anything AGAINST it…I was just blessed with naturally pink lips and didn’t feel I really needed it despite an occasional special evening. My mom, on the other hand, has “needed” it as long as I’ve known her. “Lipless in Seattle” […]

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