Enter To Win Urban Decay & Philosophy Products from 2015 CEW Insiders’ Choice Beauty Awards

Enter To Win Urban Decay and Philosophy Beauty Products

Who doesn’t LOVE Urban Decay and Philosophy? Yeah, that’s what I thought! So we are super excited to be able to offer you a chance to win THREE amazing products that were chosen as finalists in the 2015 CEW Insiders’ Choice Beauty Awards!! What is the CEW Insiders’ Choice Beauty Awards? The most innovative new […]

Today’s Outfit: The “Mom” Uniform

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    The Mom Uniform by thehousewife featuring Jen 7 Skinny Jeans and Cobb Hill Revhex Booties   Jen7 Black Skinny Jeans $175 at nordstrom.com This Fall, I find myself wearing my Jen7 jean A LOT. These are the ultimate in sexy “mom” jeans. No, no… these are not to be confused with jeans that […]

Post-Baby Treat For Myself: Ombre Tie Dye Dress


If you haven’t noticed, we’re currently having a giveaway with Peachy Queen Boutique where you can enter for a chance to win a super cute lace skater dress in a gorgeous shade of mint green! Click here to enter! (Giveaway ends May 31, 2014) The lovely ladies at Peachy Queen were nice enough to send […]

Spring Fashion Trends: Minty Greens & Cool Blues

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Minty Green & Cool Blues by thehousewife featuring Kohl’s and Caroline Hill Collection I absolutely love minty greens and cool blues. I find myself wearing blacks and browns all winter, but as soon as March rolls around, I’m searching my closet for lighter, more uplifting colors. The first thing I did this year was put […]

5 Things You Need For A Cruelty Free Makeup Routine

urban decay makeup brushes

Urban Decay Good Karma Brushes Time to ditch those disgusting, old makeup brushes from the drugstore and replace them with high performance, artist-quality, cruelty free, vegan and eco-friendly makeup brushes from Urban Decay. With 12 different Good Karma Brushes in the collection, you are sure to find the perfect brushes to suit your needs. Bonus […]

Get Green With Envy Over These Yummy Treats!

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Whether you are Irish or not, everyone needs a little GREEN on St Patrick’s Day! Here are a few of our favorite brand’s GREENEST and finest offerings…   Green With Envy by thehousewife featuring Caroline Hill Collection & Urban Decay L Oréal Paris beauty product drugstore.com Green Tote Bag oliviaandjoy.com Urban Decay Green Eyeshadow beauty.com […]

TJ Maxx Style Scout Blogger Challenge – Stripes!

The Fashionable Housewife teamed up with A Few Goody Gumdrops recently to take part in the Maxx Style Scout Blogger Challenge. We were given a $100 gift card to shop at T.J. Maxx (our FAVORITE store!) and were sent on a mission to create a designer outfit for less based on the spring trend of […]

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: Neon Jeans with Oxfords

chambray with neon jeans

I surfed Pinterest to get some ideas of what to wear with oxfords and decided I would just do my own thing… No use in searching for how to wear oxfords when I can just put them on with something cute and see if it works! It’s sunny, in the 50’s outside so it felt […]

BB Beauty Balm Cream – What’s The Best?

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Are you looking for the best BB cream for oily skin? Which BB cream brand is the best? Have you been searching for the best rates BB cream in the US? Well, we tried a bunch of Beauty Balm Creams to see which ones rated the best in our book! 1. Urban Decay Naked Skin […]