ipsy Glam Bag Review: September 2016

ipsy Glam Bag Review: September 2016

Hello – Hello!  I am very excited today to share with you my first ipsy Glam Bag review! ipsy, What?  What’s an ipsy?  Check out this video and you will see how much FUN an ipsy Glam Bag can be! Hope you had fun watching my Glam Bag review!  I’ll be back next month to review my October ipsy treat (I sure do hope it’s not a trick!). Cheers!

My Styling Bliss

My Styling Bliss

Hello and Welcome to My Styling Bliss! These posts are intended to give styling inspiration and reviews of clothing as worn by an average everyday person (not a model).  Most of these outfits were styled to fulfill style challenges on Instagram, requesting specific items and requiring me to think outside my usual style box (Great Fun!).  All pics were taken by me, using my iPhone and a selfie stick.  If an item is currently sold in stores, I will include…

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My Self Improvement Project: Week 1, Weight loss Maintenance (and a review of 21 Day Fix Extreme)

My Self Improvement Project: Week 1, Weight loss Maintenance (and a review of 21 Day Fix Extreme)

Hello-Hello! This week is about getting back into my blogging saddle and getting caught up with lost projects!  Welcome to My Self Improvement Project: Week 1, Weight loss Maintenance!   This is a series I started last January (head to desk).  That’s right, last JANUARY!  And then…(crickets).  But I am resurrecting the series and beginning again, NOW!  Woah, kinda like LIFE!  Things fall apart, just pick them up and start going again! So, last January I shared my 100lb weight…

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Wednesday Mourning – Expressing Grief

Wednesday Mourning – Expressing Grief

Hello Dear Readers! I have returned from my blogging hiatus and would like to welcome you to this first installment of “Wednesday Mourning”, a series about expressing my grief. Grief is an ugly thing that all humans will experience at some point in their lives.  We all express our grief differently and this video and this series is one way I am expressing mine, following the loss of my mom.  I’ve chosen to use video for this post because my grief is raw and if I…

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Hiatus due to the loss of my mom

Hiatus due to the loss of my mom

On July 7th I received a phone call that my mom  was admitted into the hospital with heart failure.  The emotional life roller coaster we have been riding ever since, is the reason this blog will be on hiatus until September. There will (eventually) be a huge story to tell but I’m not sure when I will be up to the full telling.  My summary is this… Finish your unfinished business, if you have any with loved ones. Or at…

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Natural Deoderant & Lavanila Review

Natural Deoderant & Lavanila Review

Ok my friends, today I’m sharing some of my favorite things in the realms of natural deodorant and personal fragrances!  But first, the journey of how I got there… I am a girl who LOVES the smells of natural vanilla and coconut.  But I have found it really difficult to find just the right kind of vanilla and coconut scents.  I want a deep, warm, earthy vanilla scent, not the super sweet vanilla scent.  And I’m the same way about my…

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