Never Lip Me Go

 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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Food For Thought: Why Vote?

It’s hard to hear people casually admit that they will not vote in this year’s monumental presidential election.  It’s even harder to listen as to why.  Blanket statements such as, I don’t like politics or I don’t like so-and-so, seem to be their core reasoning.  In these instances, I can’t help but to reflect on […]

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5 Dating Do’s & Don’ts

With time and bad experiences, dating can begin to feel more like “The Shining” and less like “Sleepless in Seattle.”  Don’t give up.  The timing may not be right, but that doesn’t mean it never will be.  Love can surprise you at any moment, but until then, stay strong and remember these do’s and don’ts. […]

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L’Oreal Pure-Clay Masks

A spa day is the perfect way to relax, until you get the bill. So, I was very happy to discover these mini-facials in a jar at my local drugstore!  These masks are easy to use and haven’t caused my sensitive skin to breakout or react in any negative way.  I was skeptical of the […]

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Fabulous Foundations

It seems a new foundation comes out every day of the week!  Trying to find the best type and shade of coverage for your skin can become exhausting and expensive.  To eliminate some of the confusion, I want to share tried and true foundations that have yet to let me down (or breakout).  These foundations […]

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5 Tips To Boost A Child’s Intelligence

Dear Parents: You don’t need to spend a small fortune on expensive toys or exclusive schools in hopes to raise your child’s intelligence.  And instead of stressing about what college your child will attend, start focusing on the now.  The “now” is what will shape your child’s bright future.  Here are some tips to help […]

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5 Easy Tips To Avoid Teacher Burnout

Congratulations teachers!  You have survived the beginning of the school year!  Here are 5 easy tips to help you stay strong the rest of the year.  By the way, you rock. Tip #1: Take Care of Yourself  Your mental and physical health should always come first.  If you don’t feel your best, the school day, […]

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Saving Face

Neutrogena and I are like the couple who met in college and are still happily together after all these years.  People often question our bliss.  How can you still be in love after so many years?  The answer is simple.  True love stands by your side on good and bad days.  I’ve splurged on pricier […]

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Mirror, Mirror

Mirror, Mirror

Before we dive into the plethora of beauty products and trends, let’s talk about something that merits a bit more attention.  Inner beauty.  Wait, don’t leave!  I know what you might be thinking.  Can I get some nachos with this cheese?!  Yes, grab a bowl if that will help.  Now let’s dig in. As I […]

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