Favorite Fiction 2016

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Today I want to share with you my favorite fiction books that I've read this year. Can you believe the year is almost over? To say it flew by is an understatement! I've compiled my 7 favorite stories- they didn't all come out this year, but I read them all over the past 10 months. I finished one of them only yesterday! And guess what? It was my … [Read more...]

Everything is Possible

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I had the opportunity last month to read Jen Bricker's book, Everything is Possible, detailing her life's story and the struggles she has overcome. Jen is no ordinary lady- born without legs and abandoned at birth, she has lead an amazing life that sometimes seems surreal. Her beautiful outlook on everything that has happened to her and her … [Read more...]

A Less Toxic Manicure

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    I hardly ever get manicures anymore. Besides the expense, my uber sensitive skin can't handle the cocktail of chemicals hiding in the soaps, lotions, and polishes. By the time my nails are painted, my skin is red and irritated and my hands are peeling. My nails might look amazing, but in the end it's just not worth the pain (and … [Read more...]

Fall Beauty Faves

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A new season is upon us- finally! Fall is here, and with the pumpkin flavored everything, the cooler weather, and the adorning of boots and scarves, also comes in a whole new crop of beauty favorites. Today I want to share with you some products I've been loving. They aren't necessarily Fall specific- but just a collection of my current … [Read more...]

Green Haircare Routine

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  I want to start out by saying this post is in no way sponsored by any of these companies. These products were all purchased with my own money, and each of them are a part of my hair care routine, depending on how I am fixing my hair that particular day. I've had a few people ask what my favorite hair products are- and that's hard for … [Read more...]

Chase the Lion

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I have lots of ideas. Big dreams and things I want to do...someday. Isn't that how it always goes? Our aspirations are legion, but when it comes down to taking the first step, we fall short? If you need a push, a little motivation to set your feet on the starting line- pick up Mark Batterson's new book Chase the Lion. The subtitle of this book … [Read more...]

Keeping Fresh this Fall with Kiss My Face & GIVEAWAY

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I know I did a Summer Deodorant post recently, sharing a few different brands that have been working okay for me. But, Kiss My Face just sent over their new Quick Dry Spray Deodorants and I just HAD to share them with you! These Deodorants are exactly what I have been looking for! They're aluminum and paraben free and they go on clear and dry in … [Read more...]

Fall Eyes with Moody Sisters

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I like to keep my shadow game simple, especially in the Fall when I'm rocking a bolder lip. Moody Sisters has taken the guess work out of choosing my shadows with their Falling in Love (Brown Eyes) Eye Trio! Made up of three colors: Angel- a pale matte champagne, Cherish-a medium brown matte, and Material Girl- a black cherry matte; you have … [Read more...]

Fall Lips with Red Apple Lipstick

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Fall is upon us! Pretty much my favorite time of year! The changing leaves, the smells, the pumpkin flavored EVERYTHING. The boots, scarves, and sweaters!  What could be better? This week I am going to be sharing with you some of my absolute favorite Beauty Products for Fall, and I'm starting with lips...In my book, Fall means rocking a bold lip! … [Read more...]

Shamanuti

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If you've got sensitive skin like me, and are looking for a great skincare line that is natural and kind to the environment, look no further than Shamanuti. They are a small, natural line dedicated to sharing the effectiveness of plant ingredients- how simple ingredients really can work and still be practical for daily use. Their Activated … [Read more...]