Surprise You Are A Mom !: August 2014


Wednesday, August 27, 2014

IPSY August 2014

School is in session! This month's theme is Beauty Schooled. 
So it is only appropriate that this month's bag is shaped as a pencil case. 
I enjoyed majority of the items in this bag. Some of these items/brands I've never heard of. This is one of the great things about the monthly subscription (which is $10/month!!) is that you can test out new products without forking over a larger amount of money.

Sunday, August 24, 2014

DIY Birthday Banner With PicMonkey (Despicable Me Theme)

Today I am bring you another DIY using PicMonkey! Like I said in my previous video/post I am not sponsored by PicMonkey. I just like using their site for editing videos, creating collages and much more. 
The purpose of DIY-ing (don't really think that's a word lol) is to customize my party gear. The Despicable Me Party supplies that I found at the party store were very boyish to me so I decided to create my own.

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

DIY Despicable Me Invitations Using Pic Monkey

Like any parent, I plan maybe a year to a few months in advance my daughter's birthday. I always try to make it special. After all she was a huge surprise for us three years ago! (Time sure flies!)
I look through Pinterest and Etsy for inspiration. If you need inspiration I have a board dedicated to Birthday Ideas: Despicable Me
Follow Maritza's board Birthday Ideas - Despicable Me on Pinterest.
I absolutely love Etsy but sometimes those customized invites can become pricey. Don't get me wrong I truly support small businesses but sometimes your budget can become play a factor in your purchases.

Sunday, August 10, 2014

July 2014 IPSY Bag

Sharing another unboxing! But this time it's July's Ipsy. 
I am very pleased with all the items that I received. I wish I got a full size Pixi lip balm but that's okay cause I am definitely will be purchasing some very soon. 

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Loot Crate July 2014 Villains

I'm a little behind with my Loot Crate Unboxing. 
It's better late than never. I just wanted to say that I LOVE July's box. The theme is Villains. As you guess it its everything villian related from Darth Vader to Joker& Harley Quinn was in this box.