Thank You

Thank You

Wishing all my subscribers a very Happy Thanksgiving!  I am thankful for all the support and love you’ve shown me in the past couple of months since the beginning of my online journey.  Time is the most precious commodity, so I am very grateful that you use some of yours to read what I have […]

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10 Tips To Avoid Holiday Weight Gain

Gingerbread Man

There’s nothing like the holidays.  Halloween kicks off the holiday season but before we get a chance to store away costumes, Christmas decorations are already going up.  It seems the world is in fast forward from October to January.  During these festive months some worry about putting on the weight they’ve worked so hard to […]

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How NOT To Raise A Bully

Desk with Apple

Bullying has gone from being an unfortunate incident on the playground to a full-blown epidemic. From low self-esteem to substance abuse, the effects of bullying can be lifelong and in some cases, fatal.  I could go on endlessly about the damaging effects of being bullied, but as someone who has extensively worked with children and […]

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Dear Fellow Americans: Let’s Not Regress


It’s been some time since my last post and I would like to explain the delay.  I have so much to share, but in all honesty, I have been unable to focus on writing reviews and recipes when the combative climate of our nation continues to heighten.  I envy those who can tune out what’s […]

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Cloudy With A Chance Of Turkey Meatballs

Turkey Meatballs

As I got older I realized that some of my dinner staples had to be tweaked to better suit my body’s changing metabolism.  I’m a foodie, so eliminating tasty food was never part of the plan!  Instead, I opted for creating healthier versions of dishes I enjoyed.  I’d like to share one of these recipes […]

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Glow-To Products

Becca Highlighters

If you’re still holding out on investing in a highlighter, go ahead and take the plunge.   I can assure you that highlighters are here to stay.  There are tons of options to choose from whether you want to achieve a subtle glow or shine bright like a diamond.  Here are some of my favorites! […]

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5 Easy & Healthy Energy Boosting Snacks

Sleepy Koala

It was hard finding healthy snacks that satisfied both my taste buds and my need for energy throughout the day.  Over the years, I experimented with everything from varieties of yogurt to homemade granola bars.  But, I soon realized that the 5 foods below were the healthiest, easiest and quickest fixes for a boost of […]

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Bushy Brows Are Back


Oh how I wish I could tell my younger self to stop over-grooming my naturally bushy brows.  But thanks to the products below, my brows can easily and affordably go back in time.  Here’s what I use to keep my brow game strong!  And, don’t forget to read the 5 Helpful Brow Tips at the end! […]

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Cosmetic Organizers

Makeup Organizers

It’s hard to not become a makeup hoarder as you roam the shimmery and colorful aisles of any cosmetics store.  We’ve all had the occasional lapse of makeup amnesia (makeup amnesia = when you forget what you have at home and buy more stuff).  This condition can be worsened by keeping all your products in […]

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Never Lip Me Go

Left to Right: Stockholm, London, Abu Dhabi, Buenos Aires, Istanbul, Prague

 NYX Soft Matte Lip Creams My eternally dry lips always struggle with lipsticks, so I was very surprised when these mattifying creams became my go-to lip wear.   NYX offers a variety of colors in this product, but I can’t seem to stop using the six I have featured!  Here are some of the reasons I will never lip […]

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