I am so off the walls excited to share my reviews with you about these new products I got to try this month. This was also a facial I could do even with a sore shoulder that I am minimally using right now. #pointsforlowmobilityfacials Anyways I got a new face wash from Clean & Clear … Continue reading Hydration and Coffee… for your Face
I am so excited to share a new facial tool I found from my favorite store brand beauty product line... Beauty 360 at CVS! I was just refilling some prescriptions online and couldn't pass this by and I also have a new clay mask to show you! (This is the mask Stephen was using in … Continue reading Walnut Sponges and Charcoal Clay
Last weekend I got to finally get all of my bridesmaids together to celebrate my upcoming wedding! All of my bridesmaids have been with me through different phases of life and not all of those phases overlapped. Caitie (my sister and maid of honor), my bridal assistant Gillian, my mother, Jared and I went to … Continue reading Bridesmaids get together!
As my wedding date gets closer all of the traditional festivities are happening... bridal showers, bachelorette parties, engagement gatherings, etc. and I need my pores to not show themselves. To help me with that Beauty 360 has an awesome 3-Step Extreme Pore Refining Gel, Face Mask & Cream that I got to try out and … Continue reading Picture Pore-fect!
Apparently when my parents named me Cassandra that stood for "The Queen of Setbacks" or at least you would think so with how my life has gone. I am a meticulous planner, and have a day to day paper planner- it is my second bible. It doesn't surprise me that as I got older- and … Continue reading What to do when plans A, B, C- Z don’t work out
Dear Fellow Spoonie, First of all I want to say that I am sorry. I am sorry that your life didn't go the way you planned and I am sorry for the heartbreak you have had or are currently bearing. I am sorry for everything you have and will have to give up because of … Continue reading An Open Letter to the Spoonie who has had to Reinvent Themselves
As I prepare to go into the OR on Thursday, I am getting all my ducks in a row so I don't have to worry about everything. My sole focus needs to be on recovering. Let me start out by saying, I am a control freak and that's no secret. Therefore, it stresses me out knowing … Continue reading 10 Small Things You Can Do to make Your Recovery a Little Easier
"As he stood next to me to take the photo, Jared whispered that he had something better for me to post about tonight..." That's right... we're Engaged! While we were on vacation with both of our families, we finally did "the ring thing." For those who do not know Jared and I did not get traditionally … Continue reading We’re Engaged (well now with a ring!)
Let's start out with the understanding that sometimes I can be a real snob and I sometimes judge a book by its cover. But when I was in college, I did not have a lot of money to buy high end products. This left me staring at the CVS brand facials, cleansers, toners, and moisturizers... … Continue reading Don’t Judge a Facial By Its Brand
Okay so like... the struggle is very real when you are packing for a trip with a chronic illness. Most of my trips over the past 5 months have been to the hospital- so there are many things that I do not need to worry about because they either have the things I need or … Continue reading The Struggles of Packing with a Chronic Illness