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12•9 | high five for friday!

…one…   i had fun updating my kitchen chalkboard this week.  i LOVE how it turned out.  gonna keep this one for awhile.  i used three images as inspiration and then added my little flower tattoo.  i’m powering through the next week and a half of school fueled by coffee.  🙂 ….two…   i sent… Continue reading 12•9 | high five for friday!

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january 2016 favorites.

{favorite beauty items}     amika bombshell blowout spray – game. changer.  my fine hair needs protection and texture.  this provides both.  i got it in my january birchbox, but found it for a little bit cheaper on amazon with free shipping because prime rocks. mac mineralize skin finish pressed powder – i was using… Continue reading january 2016 favorites.

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december 2015 favorites.

{favorite beauty items}   too faced hangover replenishing primer – i need a little more moisture in the winter and so i switched my primer.  i love this primer!  it’s so great.  it’s still light, but provides a little extra moisture after my moisturizer. laura mercier translucent setting powder – it’s finely milled and feels… Continue reading december 2015 favorites.

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fall 2015 favorites.

{favorite beauty items}   jergen’s wet skin moisturizer – winter life-changer!  you put it on in the shower before you dry off completely.  it’s great! fiber masks! despite my expression, i love ’em!  they’re just kind of weird.   neutrogena rapid wrinkle repair serum – i use it every other night because my skin is… Continue reading fall 2015 favorites.

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august 2015 favorites.

{favorite beauty items}   tarte showstopper palette – so beautiful!  it has a highlighter, bronzer, blush, and 6 eyeshadows.  it’s all i’ve been using lately because the colors are so perfect and it’s extra easy to have everything in one place. morphe M438 foundation brush -where has this brush been all my life!! wow! this… Continue reading august 2015 favorites.

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july 2015 favorites.

{favorite beauty items}   loreal true match lumi liquid glow skin illuminator in golden – this is advertised as a primer, but i like to just add it to my foundation or bb cream. benefit hoola bronzer – i had thought about buying this bronzer for a long time.  it really is the perfect bronzer… Continue reading july 2015 favorites.

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june 2015 favorites.

{favorite beauty items}   neutrogena healthy skin enhancer spf 20 – this is a great bb cream.  my skin likes it in the summer because it evens out my skin tone but is still very light. hot mama blush from the balm – it has just enough coral color for the summer with a fine… Continue reading june 2015 favorites.

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6•26 | high five for friday!

…one…   my new rose gold erin condren life planner arrived this week!  this was actually my second one due to major issues with the first one they sent me.  but it was worth the wait.  it is beautiful.  i’m finishing up with last year’s version and starting this new one next week so i… Continue reading 6•26 | high five for friday!

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may 2015 favorites.

{favorite beauty items}   china glaze nail polish in below deck – it’s a purply-brown color, which sounds gross.  but it’s actually one of my favorite colors i’ve ever put on! maybelline baby lips dr rescue lip balm in coral crave – it’s a great lip balm with just the right amount of tint. {favorite books}… Continue reading may 2015 favorites.

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april 2015 favorites.

{favorite beauty items}   i get oily in the spring/summer time.  these are my fave products that last forever and give you “that glow”.  loreal infallible foundation – i’m a little bit late to this train, but holy crap!  this foundation is amazing.  it’s medium coverage, but it is not heavy.  it makes my skin… Continue reading april 2015 favorites.

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march 2015 favorites.

{favorite beauty items}   burts bees lip balm in coconut and pear – i like the scent over the other new scents. jergens BB hand perfecting cream (what drew me to it was that it has SPF!) garnier moisture rescue refresh gel cream – it’s getting warmer and this gel absorbs quickly and is very light… Continue reading march 2015 favorites.

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3•27 | high five for friday!

…one…   i made the decision this week to buy a home!  …in about a year.  it’s taken me several years to get to the point that i’m comfortable with making that big of a purchase.  but it’s exciting!  and my type a personality is happy with the fact that i have some time to… Continue reading 3•27 | high five for friday!

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february 2015 favorites.

{favorite beauty items}   neutrogena skin enhancer – my skin gets dry in the winter and needs a break from foundation every now and then.  i like this bb cream a couple of times a week instead of foundation. laura geller supercharged primer – i’m still loving this primer.  it makes my foundation go on smoothly. loreal… Continue reading february 2015 favorites.

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january 2015 favorites.

{favorite beauty items}   maybelline the rocket mascara – finally the mascara quest is over.  i kept trying expensive mascaras when this one was right under my nose.  i love it! laura geller supercharged primer revlon color stay just bitten balm stain in honey – an oldie but a goodie. {favorite eats} whole foods detox salad… Continue reading january 2015 favorites.

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1.30 | high five for friday!

…one…   i had some great workouts this week.  i’m still on schedule, except for moving yesterday’s workout to today.  i’m almost halfway done with my 8 week challenge.  my endurance and strength are coming back.  i’m feeling more motivated now and excited to see what i can do next. ….two…   i received my… Continue reading 1.30 | high five for friday!