Mother’s Day Beauty Look: Pretty In Pink

Get pretty in pink this Mother’s Day with CoverGirl’s latest beauty products that we’re gushing over! Pretty In Pink with covergirl, CoverGirl I’m obsessed with CoverGirl Lipperfection Jumbo Gloss Balm right now! So many gorgeous spring colors to choose from, easy application and a creamy finish that lasts. I’ve been wearing “Rose Twist” and “Radiant […]

Trend Alert: MINT Green for Spring

Ravel Shoes

One of spring’s hottest colors is undeniable! Soak up all the minty green you can get your hands on and indulge in some of these lovely goodies… MINT SHOES: Ravel Lalita Sandals in Turquoise/Pewter Glitter – $85 I personally LOVE these Ravel Sandles. They are the perfect color for spring and the glittery strap reminds […]

My 15 Minute Everday Makeup Routine

Sarah-Jean Ballard - Editor in Chief of The Fashionable Housewife

My go-to eyeshadow palette for the past few months has been Urban Decay Naked 2 Palette. It’s part of my 15 minute, everyday makeup routine and my results are always stellar. (At least I think so!) If you follow me on Instagram and check out my outfits, you see I’m always always wearing a mix […]

Outfit Ideas: Skinny Jeans with Wedge Sneakers


Wondering what to wear with wedge sneakers? It’s not as complicated as you might think! I’m wearing skinny jeans with my sequin-covered hidden wedge sneakers from new brand, Daddy’s Money.

Outfit Ideas: Leather Leggings & Wedge Sneakers

Wedge Sneakers

Okay so I’m going out of my comfort zone and try this funky style on for size… What do you think? I’m not sure whether it’s cool or if I look like a teenager. It’s a tough call! What do you ladies think? I have to say, either way, I’m totally in love with these […]

Outfit Ideas: Chipotle Veg Head Skull Tee


Wondering what to wear to the playgroup this week? Want to be fashionable AND comfortable? I’m wearing a really unique Chipotle Veg Head Women’s Tee made from 100% organic cotton, designed by Loomstate and made in the USA. I absolutely ADORE this tee because it’s quirky and cool. I love anything with skulls on it […]

COVERGIRL Outlast Stay Brilliant Nail Gloss 7 Day Challenge

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I was challenged by COVERGIRL to go topless! Without a top coat of nail polish, that is… Their latest breakthrough product is COVERGIRL Outlast Stay Brilliant Nail Gloss that promises high gloss color that lasts as long as one week with no top coat needed! I have to admit, when I opened up the package […]

Today’s Outfit: Goth Punk Skull Dress with Boots


I think I’ve been getting a little carried away with a bohemian version of the goth look… I couldn’t NOT buy this awesome pierced back skull dress I saw on eBay. As soon as I got it in the mail, I immediately threw it on with my favorite boots, the Born Marxia Motorcycle Boots, along […]

Editor’s Pick Top 5 Best Foundations

Okay, let’s talk about foundation. I’m personally not a huge fan… I’m more of a “au naturale” kind of gal myself, but there are times when I feel foundation is necessary… Like if I suspect there will be any camera within 20 yards of me! I’ve reviewed a lot of Foundation over the years so […]

Get the Look: CoverGirl’s “Pink Punch” Looks Beautiful for Spring

Cover Girl Pink Punch

This spring, wear this gorgeous “Pink Punch” look from CoverGirl (created by P&G Beauty Global Creative Design Director Pat McGrath,) and you’ll be sure to turn heads. FACE: 1. First, use a makeup sponge or foundation brush to apply a bit of CoverGirl TruBlend Liquid Makeup Foundation ($9.59,) beginning at the center of your face […]