BEAUTIFUL FACE, PART I: THE NATURALS

Facial care is such a broad topic in my opinion, so I decided that I need to break this down into parts. Keep a look out for additional forthcoming parts. I also want to give a disclaimer about this entire “Beautiful Face” series because people’s faces are all so different, with varying needs and conditions, … Continue reading BEAUTIFUL FACE, PART I: THE NATURALS

ART ON YOUR WALLS, DO YOU KNOW WHAT YOU’RE DOING?

Anyone who has been to my apartment knows that my dwelling is very humble in terms of space. I live in a “junior” studio, so this is basically like a studio but even smaller, in an apartment complex in the suburbs of Philadelphia. I love where I live. It suits me perfectly. I have nice … Continue reading ART ON YOUR WALLS, DO YOU KNOW WHAT YOU’RE DOING?

DANA BARRETT: THE ULTIMATE MODERN-DAY GODDESS

Let me preface this article by saying that when I refer to a “goddess” in this text, I am using it in the broadest sense to basically describe a super kick-ass woman. I was born in 1979 and therefore grew up absorbing 80’s popular culture–which is, in my opinion, the most superior decade for popular … Continue reading DANA BARRETT: THE ULTIMATE MODERN-DAY GODDESS

ELIMINATE “FAT” FROM YOUR VOCABULARY

Over the years, whenever I hear the F-A-T word uttered in any context, even if it’s coming across as playfully self-deprecating, it sounds harsher to my ears than the even more well-known offensive four-letter-F-word. For many of us, the wounds from this word were inflicted sometime between the ages of birth and 18. And if … Continue reading ELIMINATE “FAT” FROM YOUR VOCABULARY

SMOOTH SKIN FOR THE EVERYDAY GODDESS

Recently, I’ve had multiple people remark on the silky-smooth texture of my skin, specifically my arms. I promise you, I put very little effort into making my skin smooth and actually don’t really think much about it. But I do agree, my skin does feel pretty smooth to the touch, so it got me thinking. … Continue reading SMOOTH SKIN FOR THE EVERYDAY GODDESS