Weekend Reads
Lifestyle

Weekend Reads

I’m not one for New Year’s resolutions.  It has taken many years for me to come to respect this body and brain, to enjoy the life I have, and to feel good about who I am.  Resolutions can be helpful to break bad habits or employ new good ones, but…

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2020: Learning from the Past Decade as a Blogger
Lifestyle

2020: Learning from the Past Decade as a Blogger

We just survived a decade where we decried those who like simple pleasures in life to be “basic bitches.” Street style took over where looks were graded less on fashion and more on uniqueness. We one-upped one another with how much of a quirky unique special snowflake we were at…

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My At-Home Teeth Whitening Experience
Beauty

My At-Home Teeth Whitening Experience

I noticed the older I got, the more yellow my teeth were getting. However, I feared teeth bleaching because I knew too many people who ended up with fake blinding white Chicklet teeth. I didn’t want Chicklet teeth. I bought whitening toothpaste. I bought Crest Whitestrips many times but always…

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Not-So-Guilty Pleasure of 2019: Our Nespresso Machine
Lifestyle

Not-So-Guilty Pleasure of 2019: Our Nespresso Machine

Many years ago, I won a Keurig coffee machine through a blog giveaway. It was too tall for my counter and I immediately sold it on Craigslist. I saw it as a sign, we didn’t need a coffee machine, we were just fine with our French press. I then had…

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My Best Fashion Buys from the Past Decade
Outfit Posts

My Best Fashion Buys from the Past Decade

Many style icons and experts discuss buying wardrobe staples and how they wear the same pieces they’ve owned for decades. As a woman who in the past dozen years had a baby and went from a size 10/12 to a 16 to a 12 and back to a 14/16 and…

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