Easy Everyday Makeup {Without Breaking the Bank!}

Everyone knows I adore bright, flashy makeup. Bold colors and eye-catching sparkle have always been the first things I reach for when getting dolled up. These days, though, I like to have an arsenal of easy, everyday makeup tricks – and products that are easy to use – for the days I don’t …

4 Fun Coloring Books I Can’t Wait to Get My Hands On

Hobbies that are both relaxing and creative are my favorite! At the moment I’m especially fond of journaling, teaching myself to crochet, and – of course – coloring! It’s good for me to have an imaginative interest that is essentially stress-free. I also like making the world more colorful and putting …

Vanilla Cupcake No Bake Cookies {& Free Printable Recipe Card!}

  Life is better with sprinkles on top. I love making things more colorful and fun! So I’m real “sweet” on putting new twists on classic recipes – like no bake cookies! (Sorry, I could not resist that pun. 😝)

6 Simple Beauty Tips Every Busy Lady Should Know

I love beauty! I don’t love spending tons of time and money on it. In my quest for simplicity, I’m trying to buy less. That means getting creative and using things I already have around whenever possible. I love getting as much use out of one item as I can. …

Motivated Monday Music // Songs that Always Get Me Dancing

  I’ve finally decided on my word of the year: Motivated! 

One-Pot Taco Lentil Chili // Quick, Easy, & Delicious!

  Dinner the night before Thanksgiving Day too often goes forgotten about until the very last-minute. Most of us are so busy and distracted planning for the annual autumn feast that it gets easy for other meal planning to fall by the wayside. And even though I’ll be spending most …

Grunge Meets Girl // 4 Easy Fall Outfit Ideas Inspired by the 90s

I think it’s safe to say that most style-conscious people have embraced the return of 1990’s style at this point. Even I, who predicted (and dreaded) the return of grunge, have found myself ogling over-sized denim jackets, leather pants, and clunky boots. (Plus, I love that I can totally get away with …

Shop XO Bri McG // My Fresh, Fun Zazzle Store

  Hello there, everyone! Instead of writing a blog post this past week, I decided to create my first little Zazzle store as a sort of toe-dipping into the passive income waters. I’ve enjoyed learning about creating blog graphics and such so I thought I would try my hand at designing …

5 Fun, Fresh, and Simple Pancake Ideas to Try Right Now!

You know, you’re not too busy to have a fun, fresh, and simple breakfast. I know you think you are, but it’s easy to have a fun, tasty breakfast by simply adding a couple of ingredients to your favorite pancake batter! Pancakes, simple as they may be, are already delicious just …

Free Vintage Chalkboard Printable Wall Art

  As a new blogger, I’ve been enjoying practicing my graphics-making skills. I’m not some super amazing graphic designer (yet?), but that doesn’t mean I don’t have fun with it! I already love being creative and making pretty things. I also love coffee. And who doesn’t love free printables? I used to …