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Losing Weight, the Hard Way

There is no easy way to lose weight. I mean, sure, you can get a stomach virus and be miserable, but the weight will come right back when you feel better. Or you can do it the hard way, and … Continue reading

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Fabletics Review or How I Get Workout Clothes for Less

I have been a member of Fabletics for a couple years now. But I don’t buy outfits at full price. I don’t buy monthly. In fact, I buy outfits very rarely. I make sure to skip that month’s outfit by the fifth … Continue reading

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Degustabox January 2017 Review

I am a subscription box addict. I freely admit it. Who doesn’t love getting surprises in the mail? You know, non-bill-type surprises. One of my newest subscriptions is Degustabox. It costs $19.99 a month (first box is $10 off). I … Continue reading

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Julep Mystery Box – Diamonds Forever

HOT OFFER! Diamonds Forever Mystery Box $150+ Value only $24.99 Inspired by the finer things, the Diamonds Forever Mystery Box mystery box includes two NEW dazzling shades for nails and buzzed-about beauty products that we can’t get enough of – … Continue reading

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Bare Minerals Mystery Box

I ordered the Bare Minerals Mystery Box ($18), which they said would contain $110 worth of products. Did it? Let’s find out! The box was nicely packaged. Underneath is lots of bubble wrap, and who doesn’t love bubble wrap? This box … Continue reading

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Current Subscription Boxes

You all know I love subscription boxes. Who doesn’t love getting surprises in the mail? My current list, plus one I’ve canceled (for now). Loot Wear Bundle (For Her + Tees) ($19.99): I signed up for 3 months at a time … Continue reading

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Makeup – Just a Pop of Color on the Lips

So, I don’t wear makeup every day, but I’m working on at least the basics for a simple (read: less red-faced) look. Today’s makeup: Mary Kay Foundation Primer Sunscreen SPF 15 Mary Kay Timewise Matte Wear Foundation – Ivory 5 … Continue reading

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Makeup for a No Makeup Look

Today’s obsession: Lancome Juicy Shaker in Boom-Meringue. It’s supposed to smell like lemon meringue, but it just smells … delicious. Also, the Too Faced bronzer in chocolate, which actually has cocoa powder in it. Yum! Above are photos of the … Continue reading

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8 Facts About Shingles (1. It’s Not Just for Old Men)

I am a 40-year-old woman, and I have shingles. Like everyone else my age, I laughed at the shingles commercials on TV, especially the one where the woe-is-me guy couldn’t play golf. “Eh, it’s just a rash,” I’d say. “Get … Continue reading

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Chomps Snack Sticks a Delicious, Quick Snack

I have always loved snack sticks. We’re talkin’ Slim Jims here. But what if I told you there’s a better alternative?   Enter Chomps Snack Sticks. I was recently sent a sample of all three flavors so I could share … Continue reading

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