Odds and Ends

The lie of “expired” food. I fall victim to this all the damn time.

This is EXACTLY how I act when I’ve had one sip of caffeine and the reason I haven’t consumed it in 20 years. lol

Oh oh oh, did you see me applying the brand new Make Beauty Lip Serum Balms?! They are so soft and luscious and plumping and not one bit sticky. Dare I say they are better than Fitglow Lip Serums?! Well, I’m saying it. I’m partial to Nude Nova and Pink Cerise, but I can easily wear all shades.

Punctuation in text, man. #areyoumadatme

Necessaire reformulated the Body Serum with more Hyaluronic Acid and I now use it daily before the body lotion. It makes the biggest difference in my skin’s smoothness. Use code SARAHJ10 for 10% off this weekend only!

Emotions are contagious. Here’s how to not sacrifice yours.

The high cost of vaccine hesitancy.

I’ve found the trifecta of products for natural waves and demonstrated them in this video. Here’s the list of everything I used!

Why does butter explode in the microwave?

Tiktok challenges can be deadly. This makes me so sad.

Do we really need to take 10,000 steps daily for our health? Researchers say no.

I can’t stop raving about the Blissoma Photonic facial sunscreen. (See all my favorite sunscreens here.) I’m so glad Beauty Heroes introduced me to it. Did you see that they are offering 15% off all subscriptions with the code JOINBH?

Dolly Parton’s still got it!

Happy Friday! We are headed to Laguna Beach and I can’t wait to be in my old stomping grounds. Hope you have a lovely weekend!

image credit: renee gouin


Odds and Ends

I’m loving the Co-Star astrology app. Especially linking up charts with my friends.

Football-sized goldfish are taking over. Okay then.

My full and updated morning and evening skincare routines.

Mac and cheese ice cream? No. Just no.

African Botanics 20% off this weekend only with code SUMMERWHOORL. My favorite skincare line everrrrrrrr.

My daughter and I are reading YA books together this summer. We are currently reading this and I’m enjoying it!

If you have puffy allergy eyes, might I suggest buying these immediately?

I love maps and these are super interesting.

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Early Access! I always stock up on my favorite bra and these leggings.

I’ve always loved Stacy London. Here she shares her favorite beauty tips and products.

How cool is this house in Brazil?

Head of Instagram says it’s no longer a photo-sharing app. I’ve definitely transitioned to video myself.

Beauty Heroes is offering 15% off ANY of their subscriptions boxes with the code JOINBH. (They never offer discounts on subscriptions so this is super rare!)

Happy Saturday! Hope you are enjoying your weekend so far.

image credit: jean baptiste besancon


My 2021 Skincare Routine (AM & PM)

Well well well, I guess it’s been over 2 years since I posted my morning skincare and evening skincare routines. Can we agree that we’ve all been through, um, a fair amount since then? #pandemic

Listen, if you only take one thing away from today’s post, let it be this. Vitamin C and retinoids are your best friends. My advancing mature age has provided me with much more than just slightly sagging jowls and laughlines…yes, my friends, I have wisdom. *cue trumpet fanfare* Wisdom to share with all of you!

If you are 30 and above, I highly recommend following these steps.

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