Hitting Refresh and Giveaway Winner Announcement!

NYEHappy New Year, blog buddies. I thought today would be the day to address some changes you’ll see from B&B and I in 2016. 2015 was a year of heavy positives and heavy negatives. I graduated from college and B and I moved into our first apartment together. I was diagnosed with PCOS. We traveled back to my childhood home in New York and to Colorado to be with B’s family. B&B was featured on a Revlon in-store display and hit 200 posts. It was a good year, but I’m ready for 2016.

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A Revlon Giveaway and Origins Giveaway Winner Announcement.


If you’ve been for the last year or so, you’ll know that a quote from my blog has been featured on Revlon in-store displays since July. It’s been an incredible experience to see the display in person for months, but December marks the end of the ad campaign. I wanted to close the experience with a little celebratory Revlon giveaway of one of their awesome holiday kits. I’m also announcing the winner of last week’s Origins giveaway today!

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On My Lips Fall 2015.

A photo of Tara's lipstick picks (Revlon Black Cherry, Too Faced La Creme Lipstick in Bumbleberry, e.l.f. Moisturiing Lipstick in Ravishing Rose) with swatches next to a tiny pumpkin, a candle, and a cork trivet

It’s pretty obvious I’ve fallen into an autumnal black hole.  It’s been Fall this and Autumn that for a few weeks now and I’m not stopping anytime soon.  Although it doesn’t feel at all like Fall in Florida, I’ve been trying to find little ways to make the slow transition into the season.  The easiest change to make (without getting real sweaty in layers in 90 degree weather) is switching up my go-to lippies to some more moody shades.

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