Oldies but Goodies (Makeup/Beauty)






I accidentally rediscovered an old favorite of mine the other day. A Revlon lip butter! These were all the rage a few years ago and I have to wonder…why did people stop talking about them?! They are creamy, most are well pigmented, have decent staying power, and are comfortable on the lips. Oh, and they…




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Dear Target (And Everyone Else): What About Nursing Moms?






I swore I didn’t want to get political on this blog, but after seeing everyone debate so much about Target’s stance on bathrooms, I wanted to chime in with something that is quite personal to me…… With all this debate on all-inclusive bathrooms, can we also talk about nursing moms? To put this bluntly, I…




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Whole 30 Tips (That are ACTUALLY Whole 30)






Quick mini rant….on many blogs I see posts that are meant to be helpful towards Whole 30, but include complete misinformation! The most common one I’ve seen is that Plantain Chips are suggested as a snack. 1. Snacking in general should not occur and 2. NO commercially prepared fries or chips are allowed EVEN IF…




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How I Found Whole 30 as a Nursing Mom






While I was on vacation with family, my mother was reading a book called Whole 30. I was curious so while she was napping I began to rifle through it. As a nursing mom (who wants to lose some baby weight) I’ve been cautious because nearly every website says to not worry about weight loss…




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Postpartum Hair Loss






I have officially entered into a postpartum stage that I despise: the hair loss phase. I noticed actual receding in my hairline about a week ago and my hair just looks like crap overall. My hair has always been very thick, smooth, and shiny. Now it’s thin(ner), dry, and looks weak and dull. It’s not…




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Can someone please just invent a form of social media that is specifically meant for political “debate” aka the mostly unintelligent name-calling that people do online…? Please? Because Facebook is nothing but “Donald Trump,” “Feel The Bern,” and arguments. It’s awful, and I can’t be the only one who thinks so.




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Healthy Chocolate Shake Recipe






A couple of weeks ago I got this massive chocolate craving and decided to make a chocolatey smoothie/shake. Now keep in mind, I have done this MANY times before. My previous shake used banana, PB2, and cocoa. However, this time I wanted total craving satisfaction, meaning there needed to be added indulgence, like REAL peanut…




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Mini Review #1: MAC False Lash Effect Mascara






If you enjoy beauty products, or even if you just occasionally buy what you need in bulk like I do, you probably have samples lying around. Mini perfumes, a single leave in conditioner, trial foundations etc. Even though all of my makeup can fit into a Victoria’s Secret makeup bag, I still have a small…




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Wedding Shoes & $20 Off TOMS Coupon! :D






After, searching the internet for hours, I ended up buying the first pair of shoes I originally looked up. That actually tends to happen often when I shop. I love something immediately, then convince myself to look around more, only to spend a few hours looking come back to the first item I saw. But hey,…




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Budget Wedding: WHAT TO DIY, WHAT TO BUY.






Congrats, you may or may not be planning a wedding! Whatever stage you are at in life, you could easily apply some of these tips to other types of large parties. However, this is geared towards weddings. This is what I am doing for my actual wedding ceremony this June. We are looking to keep…




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