What is Clean Beauty? While the definition of Clean Beauty seems to vary depending on who you ask, there are a few criteria that everyone seems to agree on. Why do I use Clean Beauty? I believe that what we put on our bodies is just as important as what we put in them – […]

Beauty, Lifestyle

March 23, 2023

Why Clean Beauty?

Hello, friends! Boy, has it been a while! Too long if you ask me! I’ve missed creating and sharing content with you, but now, with my blog redesigned, I’m back at it and excited to get to the nitty gritty of things! I hope you all had a wonderful (and filling) Thanksgiving! I know I […]


November 25, 2022

I’m Back & With Some Great BF Sales You Won’t Want to Miss!

Let’s talk hydration. Cold weather outside means dry heat inside which equals our skin needing extra moisture. For singers who travel a lot and spend much of their time on stage wearing heavy stage makeup, their skin also needs more TLC. Even singers who don’t travel abroad, but travel locally or often need extra hydration. […]

Lifestyle, Skincare

February 21, 2022

My Beauty Diary – Winter Skincare Picks That are super hydrating!

Hello, friends! Fall weather is officially (and finally) here! I was beginning to wonder if it would ever make an appearance or if we’d jump from Summer straight to Winter! Thankfully, we’ve been having some lovely Aumtum-esque weather for the month of October, so I am pretty happy. 🙂 This is my favorite time of […]

Beauty, Lifestyle, Music

November 6, 2021

Fall Picks

Hey, everyone! I have some new Femme Luxe picks that I want to share. Once again, I am not modeling these – I recently found out that I may have an abdominal hernia, which would explain why my stomach has been having some of the issues it has been. 🙁 Sooo…since I am too uncomfortable […]

Fashion, Lifestyle, Reviews

January 25, 2020

Femme Luxe Latest Picks!

So, this is kind of late posting as our anniversary was actually in April (and our trip was in May), but you know me..queen procrastinator, here! 😉 Anyways, it’s taken us a while but the hubs and I are finally in a place financially to be able to take a real vacation for our anniversary […]

Lifestyle, Travel

July 3, 2017

Celebrating Our Ten Year Anniversary in Portland, Maine – An Eco-Babe’s Dream City!

As much as I love the holidays (the food, the time spent with family, the presents), I don’t love the cold, dry weather that accompanies them! Colder weather means dry skin & hands, static-y hair and most annoyingly – dry, chapped lips! Ugh! I literally go through gallons of lip balm this time of year! […]


December 6, 2016

Vital Proteins Collagen Protein Beef Gelatin + DIY Candy Cane Lip Scrub!

Inspired by the tragic loss of her newborn daughter, founder Monica Leonard created Molly’s Suds to provide products that would be safe for the environment as well as the tiniest family member. Read more about their story here. Because of the alarming number of toxic chemicals that are approved for use, yet are untested for […]

Home, Lifestyle, Reviews

December 1, 2016

Molly’s Suds – An Eco-Friendly Alternative to Conventional Laundry Detergent