Tag Archives: Summer

Getting Ready For Summer Weather

Woman at the beach

As the temperatures climb, it gets more and more difficult to look great. The humidity can flatten or frizz even the best-planned hairstyles; not to mention the realization at the end of the day that your makeup has either melted off or slid all around your face. Being in and out of the water can […]

Outfits That Will Transition From Summer To Fall

Women in fall fashion

While the cool weather still seems a bit far off, fall weather and fashion are going to be here before we know it. But how do we make the transition easier on our pocketbook? The key to transitioning your wardrobe from summer into fall is layering. With a little planning, you can really maximize the […]

Healthy Summer Treats for You and Your Family

Grilled pineapples on a plate

In addition to the sweltering heat and humidity, the summer is chock full of outdoor activities and farmer’s markets. What a combination! When you like diving into a vat of ice cream and eating your way out, consider a few of these healthy treats instead. Any number of fresh fruit tarts can liven up an […]

Stay Safe and Healthy in the Summer Heat

Woman in tank top and denim shorts

Our temperature here in Dallas, Texas is supposed to hit about 103 degrees today.  Phoenix, Arizona expects to hit at least 100 degrees every day this week.  Those are some extreme temperatures out there! Two of the worst dangers are heat exhaustion and heat stroke.  Heat exhaustion is characterized by excessive sweating, a rapid pulse, […]

What are the Recent Summer Makeup Trends?

Woman with natural makeup

When we hit those summer months, there is always the addition of waterproof mascara and a cheek stain instead of cream or powder blush.  But what are the trends for summer makeup 2016? Face – “Non-touring” sounds like a wonderful trend. It is the opposite of that heavy contoured appearance.  In the summer, we tend […]

What are the Recent Summer Fashion Trends?

Woman sitting on the pavement

The heat and humidity are here to stay for the next few months, so what are the trends for 2016 summer fashion?  From what I can tell, they all seem pretty wearable for those of us who live “normal” lives! Shorts – The biggest trend in this comfortable summertime staple is the frayed denim look. […]