July Favorites

It has been a minute since I have shared my favorite products!!! Now that my baby, JJ, is 8 months and (sort of) on track with sleeping, I finally feel like I can breathe again. If you follow my socials, then you know it has been a crazy couple years, BUT I am finally getting back one track. I will have this site up and running, and I will be giving you more posts and recipes, as well as sharing my DIYs!

As you may know, I am on Hallmark Channel’s morning show Home and Family a few days a week, which is why I am constantly on the hunt for the best products to use AND I am hearing about the best products from experts who come on the show. So here is my July round up of my favorite things right now!!!

Evian Facial Spray– I learned about this facial spray from the make-up artists on set. They use it to spray our faces between segments on the show, so that our skin looks fresh and hydrated even with make-up on. Now I always carry it with me in my purse. With the summer heat, traveling, always having make-up on and my face constantly being touched by my kids, I need the hydration. I also find that it’s a nice “pick-me-up” throughout the day! I do a quick spray and feel more refreshed. It’s like a drink of water for your skin.

Getting ready for Christmas in July on Home and Family! Also pictured, NYX Lipgloss in Tiramisu and Supergoop Spray Sunscreen.

evian facial spray

Bye Bye Redness– I have been dealing with skin issues since I was 12 years old!! I seem to be getting my hormones back on track after back to back pregnancies, and I have a good routine going (that’s a whole other post that will be coming soon). With all of that said, I have a bunch of pigmentation issues that I am now dealing with. Enter Bye Bye Redness! I found out about “It cosmetics” when Melissa Rivers (totally name dropping right now) was on our show. She did these little gift bags and in it was the “Bye Bye Under-eye” concealer, which I am also obsessed with! The “Bye Bye Redness” goes on before your foundation and creates completely flawless and even colored skin for the foundation to go on. It will completely change the way your make-up looks on your face. I SWEAR by this!

bye bye redness


Vita Liberata Body Blur- What is body blur?? The best thing ever invented! Everyone on set uses this. So, body blur is like body make-up. I know what you are thinking, but this is not your usual body make-up. This body blur makes you look sun-kissed (not orange) and it also makes your skin look dewy and hydrated. I promise, you will love this one!

vita liberata

Rent The Runway– I have been getting a lot of questions about my outfits lately on the show, and I feel very fancy because they all cost much more than I could justify paying right now with two young children, BUT I get to wear them because of Rent the Runway. Here’s the deal, you can do an unlimited membership where you get 4 items at a time and change them out an unlimited amount of times a month for $160. They have other membership options as well, but for me, being on the show, I can’t really wear the same thing over and over again. I was spending too much money on clothes that I could only wear once. This has been such a relief for me, and really a lot of fun!!!

rent the runway


Copper Water Pitcher– Talk about functional art! I LOVE copper. It’s really trendy right now, but when I found out from a company called Shantiva that it has health benefits, I was sold! Read the info below, and check out the site to get your own beautiful copper pitcher!


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