My Summer Essentials!

Summer…the season for cold drinks, fresh produce, having outside fun with friends and family and a low maintenance beauty routine.  I have a few body products and makeup items that I have sworn by this summer and when I use just these … Continue reading

Happy Things

Hi beauties!  We have had the most perfect weather this week.  Some great rainstorms have brought cooler temperatures and light breezes.  I really hate the heat so this has been a major relief to me!  This weekend I’m looking forward to … Continue reading

Beauties of the Month: Sakura, Karen & Ali of The Sorority Secrets!

May is extra special because I have THREE gorgeous ladies for you instead of just one!  Meet Sakura Karen & Ali, the stunning girls behind The Sorority Secrets (TSS), a lifestyle blog full of beauty tips, tasty recipes, life advice and … Continue reading

Ice Cream Nails…My Spring Nail Faves

{Left to right:  OPI Mod About You, L’Oreal Royally Yours, L’Oreal Lacey Lilac, Essie Mint Candy Apple} Hi, remember me?!  Sorry for the lack of posts.  Jon and I spent last week in Scottsdale to celebrate our anniversary but I’m … Continue reading

Happy Things

TGIF!  I hope everyone has a wonderful Mother’s Day weekend surrounded by loved ones.  I’ll be spending Sunday having a picnic at the zoo with my mama, and I’ll be bringing some of these muffins.  Has anyone made these yet?  … Continue reading

Happy Things

TGIF!  Tonight I’m heading to the grand opening of The Stage nightclub at Santa Ana Star Casino with some girlfriends, and then hopefully having a relaxing weekend with no real plans!  Here are some highlights of my week in pictures! … Continue reading

Happy Things

It’s been a great week!  I’ve been hitting the gym regularly, I joined the Tone It Up membership program for healthy recipes and workouts (check out their site!  Tons of great free workouts and recipes too!) and my blog got … Continue reading

Beauty of the Month: Jade of Kissable Complexions

I am so excited to introduce you to the beautiful Jade.  I discovered her amazing beauty website, Kissable Complexions, through Pinterest and we have become blog friends!  She’s an incredible makeup artist and I look forward to reading her blog every … Continue reading

Happy Things

Today is Gourmet Beauty’s 1-year birthday!  Thank you to everyone who reads my blog.  Your support has meant so much to me and it makes me love sharing recipes and beauty obsessions with you.  One of my favorite parts of … Continue reading