Archive for the ‘challenge’ Category

Today I went to the OC fair. Can’t believe I almost forgot about my budget for this month. Anyways the new monthly challenge is to see if I can live off of 60 dollars for eating out/coffee money and 40 dollars off of her entertainment. today was a big day so lots of spending! Yikes […]


So I checked out my outstanding balance for my student loans and I got 12,100–wow! I know I don’t have to pay until 6 months after graduation but it’s something to watch out for. And on top of that I’m trying budget and I’m trying make it about 1000-1200 dollars a month on things I […]


I read this article from Chica With Issues on being frugal. What I learned about being frugal is just cutting back. Just because you love your Starbucks coffee so much doesn’t mean you should change to another brand that is half the price but doesn’t taste just as good–all you have to do is cut […]


So instead of the Chanel eye gloss I bought the Murano Quad and looking at it is sooo gorgeous. I remembered I tried it out at Bloomingdales and I felt very well…sea-nymphy hehehe. I am going to post a picture soon. Anyways this weekend was fun, I went over to EC’s place because it was […]


So in the beginning of June, I had to use one product everytime I used makeup and I chose Chanel eyeshadow in Safari. After 30 days versus the beginning of June: So there is a dip on this eyeshadow. I bought this over a year ago and I’ve been barely using it. I forgot how […]


ok there are two and they are both non-beauty related. 1. It’s a hard one and this one is to not eat out alone and when eating out with friends, when deciding between items pick the cheaper one.  When EC and I go out to eat sometime we split the meal. 2. to apply to […]


Chanel Poudre Douce in Peche Tendre (hit the pan for a while now) Witch Hazel Toner (last week and I just started on my 2nd bottle) Bottle of Sunscreen SPF 30 Olay total Effects night moisturizer (free sample) Estee Lauder Idealist (free sample) L’oreal nature’s therapy moisture cream conditioner First bottle of Baby Oil Chanel […]