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may 2017 monthly favorites.

{favorite makeup and skincare} these are all products that i’ve either recently rediscovered or are my old faithfuls for the summer… loreal pro matte foundation – i’ve mentioned this one in the past but it’s back because it is the time of the year when it’s perfect to wear here in hot texas.  it stays… Continue reading may 2017 monthly favorites.

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april 2017 monthly favorites.

{favorite beauty products} revlon colorstay gel envy nail polishes – i usually do a clear coat on my nails and call it a day.  but recently, i’ve been wanting to branch out.  i saw someone mention that the gel envy polishes were great and since they are very affordable, i thought i would try them… Continue reading april 2017 monthly favorites.

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music mondays | 4•24

if you’ve seen big little lies, you know the soundtrack is amazing.  i downloaded this guy’s album over a year ago, but then big little lies came out, and it reintroduced me to leon bridges’ music.  he’s so good.  he makes me feel lots of things. (sidenote: if you haven’t seen big little lies, watch it.… Continue reading music mondays | 4•24

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4•21 | high five for friday!

…one…   there are only 20 days left of school.  this semester is flying by and that’s just fine with me! ….two…   i had monday off due to easter so i did something special.  i finally planted a shrub in memory of my kitty, luca.  it’s been almost a year since i lost him.… Continue reading 4•21 | high five for friday!

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march 2017 monthly favorites.

{favorite makeup and skincare} i didn’t buy any makeup in march!  so i don’t have much to share, but i do have this… olay regenerist luminous light hydrating lotion and overnight mask.  i ran out of my day and night cream at the same time so i decided to try these.  i’m trying to step… Continue reading march 2017 monthly favorites.

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february 2017 monthly favorites.

{favorite makeup and skincare} neutrogena ultra sheer sunscreen spf 70 – after my skin cancer scare that i’ve been dealing with for the past couple months, i have been more careful about wearing sunscreen all. the. time.  i like this sunscreen because i can blend it into my moisturizer and it’s not greasy.  it sits well… Continue reading february 2017 monthly favorites.

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2•17 | high five for friday!

…one…   the school year is ⅔ done!  the spring semester always goes by in a flash.  but i have some fun stuff coming up.  i like the busyness and the pressure on some level.  it keeps things interesting.  and SXSWedu is in just a couple weeks!! ….two…   i was featured in one of my… Continue reading 2•17 | high five for friday!

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2•3 | high five for friday!

…one…   love this quote! ….two…   this week’s spread has been making me happy all week!  i got this sticker sheet from oh hey sticker co and built it around that.  so much fun! …three… i had a minor surgery this week to remove some (very likely) skin cancer.  i’m “allergic to the sun”… Continue reading 2•3 | high five for friday!

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12•2 | high five for friday!

…one…   i put my tree up this past weekend.  it’s so pretty.  but what makes it special is that it’s my first big girl tree!  in previous years, i lived in an apartment and there wasn’t the room (or the funds) for a big tree.  but i splurged this year.  i’m just hoping my… Continue reading 12•2 | high five for friday!

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music mondays | 11•7

who knew this would work!  when i saw them in august, the chicks played this song, but i never thought they would actually play it with beyonce!  i’m all for crossovers and collaborations.  i think it keeps things fresh.  they sounded great, and i hope this is just the beginning of new dixie chicks music.… Continue reading music mondays | 11•7

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10•28 | high five for friday!

…one…   the past couple of weeks at school have been tough.  but they made me tougher.  i’m kind of proud of myself for standing up for me.  as a staff, we’re facing some difficult times, but this week (with the kids) ended up being one of the best of the year.  it gives me… Continue reading 10•28 | high five for friday!

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10•21 | high five for friday!

…one…   sneak peak!  i just got my christmas tree in the mail this week.  my first real (fake) christmas tree!  the one i had while in my apartment was small because i just didn’t have the space for a bigger one.  i can’t wait to break this one out and get it decorated. i… Continue reading 10•21 | high five for friday!

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10•14 | high five for friday!

…one…   today is the pink out day at school for breast cancer month.  so in honor of my friend’s mom, cathy – i’m team lozano today.  cathy was a mentor for me in my first few years of teaching.  then, she retired and became a friend.  she bravely fought breast cancer (after losing her… Continue reading 10•14 | high five for friday!

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9•30 | high five for friday!

…one…   the first six weeks is over.  it was a whirlwind.  i took on some more responsibilities this year so it’s been a challenge to juggle everything.  i’m getting more into a routine though and it’s getting easier.  so far, school has been pretty good.  grad school is good too, just really freaking hard.… Continue reading 9•30 | high five for friday!

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8•12 | high five for friday!

…one…   meet scout!  she came home this week finally from the spca!  she’s settling in very well and is a sweetheart! ….two…   i’ve been working on things at school for a week now, but this was the first official week of inservice.  it could have been worse, but it’s not my favorite.  i… Continue reading 8•12 | high five for friday!