Dry Shampoo for BRUNETTES – My Personal Favorites!

Dry Shampoo for BRUNETTES – My Personal Favorites!

Hello my name is Erica and I’m addicted to dry shampoo. Anyone who knows me knows I use dry shampoo slightly less than oxygen. I’ve shared dry shampoos before, but per reader request, I wanted…

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Valentine’s Day Haul – 4 Affordable Outfits!

Valentine’s Day Haul – 4 Affordable Outfits!

‘Tis the season of loveloveLOVE! Can you believe Valentine’s Day 2020 is already right around the corner?! Feels like the ball dropped just yesterday and HERE WE ARE, FOLKS. I got a few pieces in…

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My Favorite “Real Winter” Clothes (+ $600 Giveaway!)

My Favorite “Real Winter” Clothes (+ $600 Giveaway!)

I was recently asked by a reader for some recommendations on “real” winter clothes, and I’m here for it. I’ve lived in Pennsylvania my entire life – and PA is A LOT COLDER than, say,…

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WEEKEND READING, Vol. 65

WEEKEND READING, Vol. 65

The weekend is here! And what a weekend it is. First up, MLK weekend HOLLAH. Second, J’s birthday is this weekend, too! AND also my girl Taylor’s. And today I’m speaking at a super fun…

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My 2020 Reading List

My 2020 Reading List

One of my favorite things right now in life is how Olivia Grace looks at books. Doesn’t matter the type – if it’s reading material, girlfriend plops herself down between your legs with it in…

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The Top 10 Posts on Coming Up Roses of 2019

The Top 10 Posts on Coming Up Roses of 2019

A bit delayed on hitting “publish” today because, well, I have a toddler now. πŸ˜‰ But super stoked nonetheless to share another 2019 roundup – this time, of the most popular things that blossomed from…

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The Best Things on Amazon: My Best Amazon Purchases of 2019

The Best Things on Amazon: My Best Amazon Purchases of 2019

This is always one of my *favorite* roundups to put together since a.) I lovelovelove Amazon and b.) you do, too. πŸ˜‰ I feel like everyone and her mom is Priming like it’s a sport…

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“All you have is Time.”

“All you have is Time.”

“All you have is Time.” Ironic, since it’s also the one thing not guaranteed. Probably the lyrics of some trippy Pink Floyd song or cheesy country love song. πŸ˜‰ But I mean HEY – it’s…

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WEEKEND READING, Vol. 64

WEEKEND READING, Vol. 64

Happy WEEKEND, friends! This is our *last* quasi-free weekend for a few months, so we’re soaking up some R&R and crossing a few things off the purge list. What are you up to? I have…

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All About my Hand-Tied Hair Extensions (Before, After, + Q&A!)

All About my Hand-Tied Hair Extensions (Before, After, + Q&A!)

About a month and a half ago, I got hand-tied hair extensions! Getting extensions had been on my radar for quite a bit after suffering from a pretty good deal of postpartum hair loss in…

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From Desk to Drinks: Polka Dots + Ponte Pants ($30 OUTFIT!!!)

From Desk to Drinks: Polka Dots + Ponte Pants ($30 OUTFIT!!!)

One of the most frequently asked-for things when it comes to style content on CUR is affordable workwear! And you know what I always say – ask and ye shall receive. πŸ™‚ I’m thinking of…

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4 Ways I’m Prepping my Skin for Winter Travel

4 Ways I’m Prepping my Skin for Winter Travel

I know they say it’s the most wonderful time of the year (and it IS!), but that doesn’t stop some (or most?) of us from dreaming up vacations for the second the snow hits.Β Here in…

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10 Ways to Invest in Yourself this Year

10 Ways to Invest in Yourself this Year

It’s here – 2020 is HERE. The last week of the year is always a weird one for folks; do we relax? Do we hustle? Is it more for reflection of what’s passed or revving…

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WEEKEND READING, Vol. 63

WEEKEND READING, Vol. 63

Hello, WEEKEND. Bless up for short work weeks thanks to back-to-back mid-week holidays. I, for one, am here for it. You? πŸ˜‰ We’re spending this weekend handling some Passport/Real ID stuff for the fam before…

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NEW YEAR + NEW DECADE Goals (Heyo 2020!)

NEW YEAR + NEW DECADE Goals (Heyo 2020!)

HEYOOOO 2020! Happy New Year again, my friends – I hope you are READY to ROad into these roarin’ 20’s ahead. πŸ™‚Β We just dove into the past yesterday with a comprehensive look at 2019. Now…

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2019 Reflections + How to Do your Own Annual Review

2019 Reflections + How to Do your Own Annual Review

Hello, 2020. πŸ™‚ The roaring 20’s are here to stay (for at least another ten years), and I for one am here for it. 2019 was a rougher year in the books for us, so…

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The 2019 BLOOPER REEL

The 2019 BLOOPER REEL

It’s the mooooost wonderful daaaaay of the yeaaaar! BLOOPERS ARE BACK, BABY! If you’re gonna end a year, you might as well end it laughing amiright? So let’s all laugh at Erica’s expense. πŸ˜‰ Now…

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MERRY CHRISTMAS from us to you! (Our 2019 Christmas Card)

MERRY CHRISTMAS from us to you! (Our 2019 Christmas Card)

MERRY CHRISTMAS! We’re only two sleeps away – can you feel the magic?Β I wanted to pop on quickly to send the merriest of wishes your way. Happy Holidays and best wishes from our family to…

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WEEKEND READING, Vol. 62

WEEKEND READING, Vol. 62

This week ended…not well. We lost our sweet Pumpkin, so it was a sad one in our house. But, we had a Christmas theater show on our calendar for months that my parents gifted us,…

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Cool Sh*t I Lovelovelove – Monthly Favorites, December 2019

Cool Sh*t I Lovelovelove – Monthly Favorites, December 2019

I had already written out nearly all of this post before today, so coming back to add this introduction feels…weird. One of our cats, Pumpkin, unexpectedly passed away at 4 am yesterday morning. I won’t…

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