"La La Land" Review

From the opening number, you're informed that this is going to have old Hollywood flair with a modern setting, and while that might seem like an impossible task, it happens in a way that feels so effortless. Our two main characters, Sebastian (Gosling) and Mia (Stone) are both struggling with the hope of living out their dreams versus living a comfortable but dull life. While not everyone is bound for the City Of Stars, the conflicts of the characters can be easily translated to the lives of most people. 

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Get The Look: All-Drugstore Glow

All the companies, it seems, now have highlighters, and the mascara selection is really becoming competitive; well, that and most of the drugstore brands are owned by bigger, more expensive brands. I almost picked up my favorite eyeshadow single of all time, Mac's "Satin Taupe", but slapped it out of my hand. I did however mess up on the eyeshadow primer, which I will explain below. Silly me...

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Sad Topic: Recasting Princess Leia

She knew what Star Wars means to the fans, and I think that she knew that well enough, especially after this last book tour and the press tour during Episode VII, that she's always going to be our princess. It doesn't matter who puts on the shoes next, regardless of if they fill them out or if they struggle to keep them on, Carrie Fisher IS always going to be Princess Leia. 

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Schmoes Know, Dads, and Star Wars

Everyone has a journey, full of twists, turns, and backroads that will supposedly "get us where we want to be quicker." Some people have journeys that are on the way to goals that they've had for their entire lives, and some people have had to change course because they met someone or something on their journey that changed their direction. It happened to me, all because of what some may call a "silly Internet show." 

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Top 10 Movies of 2016

I get to the movies whenever I have the time to. It's my escape and has been ever since I realized what movies were. This is a list of my top 10 favorite movies from the year of 2016. Maybe some of yours made my list. 

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November 2016's YASs and EWs.

Let's start this off by saying that I am a bargain queen. I legitimately get high when I see that I've saved $20+ on that receipt. I also really love a bargain product, and there are certainly some bargain products on this list! There are also some extra spendy products - one is an 'ew'. 

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