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PIXI BEAUTY EYESHADOW PALETTE IN NATURAL BEAUTY SWACTCHES & REVIEW

This palette was sent to be as a PR gift. All opinions are 100% my own. This blog does contain affiliated links and ads, which means I may receive a small portion when you click on an ad and purchase from the link below. It does not cost you anything extra. 

Happy March everyone! I can't believe it is already the third month of the new year! Time has seriously been going by so fast and my little baby will be turning two in two months! I seriously cannot believe it! 

I had taken a little break from blogging but I am back and super excited because I have a lot of new beauty products I wanted to share and review for you guys! For today's post, we are talking about the Pixi Beauty Natural Beauty eyeshadow palette. I had received a PR gift from Pixi and it included this palette and another one, but this was the one that was calling my name. 


This palette is filled with a lot of beautiful cool tone shades. There is also a mix of shimmer and matte shades. 


Let's go over the colors in the palette! I am not sure if they have specific names, so we will just go by the swatches below from left to right:
  • matte cream 
  • shimmery taupe/blush pink (this one is very chunky and does have some fall out. I would recommend using fix+ to apply this product on the eyelid. 
  • shimmery beige 
  • pink shimmer shade
  • medium cool toned brown (I love using this shade as a transition shade)
  • another shimmer shade but is more of a rose gold
  • matte dark brown
  • shimmery cooper 
  • purple/brown matte
  • dark brown matte
  • medium/dark brown that has a hint of glitter
  • very dark brown with a hint of glitter



I thought the shimmer shades really shined in this palette. The mattes were a little dry and a bit harder to blend. This is considered a drugstore palette but it does retail for $24.00, so it is pretty pricey compared to other drug store brands. 

I wish the mattes performed a little bit better because I tend to wear more mattes then shimmers. I do think the colors in the palette are beautiful, but I would rather buy a Morphe palette for the $24.00 price point. 

 I would love to hear your thoughts on this palette! It can be purchased at www.target.com for $24.00. 

THE CUTEST BABY CLOTHES ON AMAZON POSH PEANUT

This post is sponsored by Posh Peanut. All opinions are 100% my own and I would never recommend a product that  I didn't truly love. This post does contain affiliate links and ads.  

Being a first time momma, I have learned a lot when it comes to raising a child. And one of those things I learned is that babies and toddlers love to be comfy. And sometimes it is super hard to find cute, comfy clothes for our kids. Which is why I was so excited to come by Posh Peanut on Amazon.

They have a wide range of clothing for babies, toddlers and mommas as well. They have gowns for babies, (which are literally the cutest!), robes for momma and even cute little slippers!

The piece that Mila is wearing in this post is their one piece silky soft romper. This romper is one of the softest pieces of clothing I have ever felt and Mila loves it. It is silky, super breathable and light weight.


This specific romper comes in two shades, Country Rose and Fuchsia Wild Flower. I chose the Fuchsia Wild Flower and I love the colors. It is the perfect piece from transitioning from winter to spring. I love the floral and the bright fun colors. 


This romper is 100% cotton and has a really nice buttery soft texture to it. It is nice and stretchy so Mila can climb over everything and move around without being uncomfortable.

We did get the size 18-24months and Mila is currently 21 months old and usually wears a size 18months in pants and a 2T in shirts. I found this fit her perfectly. 



It also has this beautiful ruffle detailing down the front that just really adds to the outfit. It does have buttons which I love because it does make it easier when I am changing Mila's diaper. 


I seriously cannot wait to get my hands on more. And once we have another baby, I know he or she will be living in Posh Peanut. You can purchase this romper from Amazon for only $33.95 and if you have Amazon Prime, you get free shipping! 

If you would like to purchase one of the Posh Peanut Rompers, you can do so here: https://amzn.to/2MWFgXT

TIPS ON HOW TO SAVE MONEY WHILE GROCERY SHOPPING 2019

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Being a stay at home mom, I am always looking for tips and tricks to help save money at the grocery store. Sometimes it can be a little difficult to budget since we do only have one income for our household. So today I thought I would share with you some of my tips and tricks to help save money while grocery shopping. I found that these work really well for my family and I and I hope you can get some use out of them as well! 



TIP #1:
Make a shopping list-
  • If you are someone who doesn't make a grocery list, you really should! Each time we go grocery shopping I always make a list. 
  • Make sure you go through everything in your cupboard first to see if you have any products that can be used in your meals for the week. That way you are using up things you have at home first before going out and buying a much more food. 
  • I always go through my fridge, freezer, cupboard and my stock pile in the laundry room. 
  • I base my meals on what I have at home already and what items I need to finish up a meal. 
  • On my list I always right down what is on the menu for the week and then go from there. 
  • If you go to the store without a list, you will end up buying a bunch of things you truly do not need. 
TIP #2:
Set a budget-
  • Based on what is on your grocery list, set a limit on how much you want to spend. 
  • If you are buying groceries that include a lot of meat, your budget may have to be set a little higher since meat is usually more expensive. 
  • Have either a calculator or your phone out to help keep track of how much you are spending.
TIP #3:
Use coupons-
  • Once you have your list done of what items you need, see if you have any coupons you can use. Coupons.com has free coupons you can print and you can also find free coupons on the P&G website as well. 
  • I always try to find at least one or two coupons to use per trip. And sometimes I can even get free items as well. 
TIP#4:
Compare Ads-
  • We do our grocery shopping on Sunday's when all of the new ads come out. Compare prices are your favorite stores and see which store has the best deals.
  • If one store has meat on sale and another has your paper products on sale, its totally fine to go to both stores! I am all for finding the BEST deals, so if a store right next to each other have different deals, I will go to both. 
TIP #5:
Use money saving apps-
  • I created a whole blog post on my favorite money saving apps that you can check out here. I highly recommend checking that post out because I go into a lot of detail on how the apps work and why they are my favorite. 
  • Also, be sure to see if the store that you are shopping at has an app. We shop a lot at Meijer for groceries and they have an app you can use to save money. It comes with coupons and each time you purchase something, it go towards your goal where you can get money off your next purchase. So always make sure to check to see if a specific store has an app. I highly recommend downloading the Target app as well so you can use the Cartwheel. 

Also a few other random tips:

  • Do not go grocery shopping while hungry. You will end up buying so much food and spending a lot more money. We always make sure to eat breakfast or lunch before we head out. 
  • Only plan to go to the store once a week. If you follow your list and get everything you need for the week, you won't have to go back out. But if you don't make a list, more then likely you will have to take more trips to the store and you will end up spending more money in the long run. So just try sticking going to the store once a week. 
I really hope you found this post helpful! Please let me know if you would like some other money saving tips for other things besides groceries! I have learned a lot the last couple of years with being a stay at home mom.