Hard Candy Jingle Nails – 5157

Hard Candy Jingle Nails 2015 Set of 24 – #5157 Black with silver glitter, sort of.  It’s a brownish black, and it takes several layers to reach opaqueness.  I did a properly colorful yet brooding stardust in honor of Bowie.  This is a very Snape color for Rickman.  At this point, I’d like to remind everyone…

The Thing about Flowers…

We have a plant in the office where I work. It’s got huge, impressive leaves and new growth constantly. People come through the office and ask what kind of plant it is, and are always blown away when they learn it’s a begonia. We give out cuttings just as often as we can, because this…

Fix Yourself!

Being a late bloomer was never just about the ugly duckling who just found out makeup is fun. I’m a worrier with a fear of failing in front of others. I don’t care how many times I screw up in the privacy of my home, but having people witness me fail gets my anxiety up….

Pink Monster

I didn’t start the night with the pink wig, but my boyfriend’s head got hot, so he handed it over.  When I put it on, people started telling me I need to just dye my hair pink, because it “works.”  You may know, if you’ve followed this blog for a while, that I only started…

How does Your Garden Grow?

Halloween is just a couple weeks away, beginning my favorite time of year. I’ll kick it off with some Halloween fun in my favorite game, Guild Wars 2, followed by a costume party at a friend’s house. As soon as that’s finished, I buckle down and start writing. Yes, November is National Novel Writing Month…

Round 1: FIGHT!

Tonight, I decided to get some practice.  My eyebrows have been a bit of a touchy area.  My thyroid went unregulated for many years, so my eyebrows are sparse toward the outside ends.  My boyfriend sometimes teases me for my thin eyebrows, but his are thick and shapely.  I love my eyes, but I feel…