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Fake That Glow

I’ll be the first to admit, in high school I would lay out with baby oil on and try to get as tan as humanly possible. In college, I would hit up the tanning beds with my girlfriends. And even now, I still love to be outside (and every Sunday my left side is getting […]

Samantha Busch. Charlotte, NC

Firing on All Cylinders

I like to think I’m pretty healthy. I eat pretty decent and I love to work out. I don’t smoke and I drink like maybe one or two drinks a week (if that).  But I still felt so blah. Do you all know what I’m talking about? It hits 2:00 pm and I’m absolutely exhausted. […]

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The Great Diaper Debate

As a mom of a will child boy who has been in diapers for almost two years now, I feel that I am a bit of an expert in the diaper arena.  Actually I’m totally not and am highly unqualified to tell you which brand is actually the best.  But since this is my blog […]

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Adult Acne Tips

Acne sucks but adult acne is even worse! I feel like when you are in high school and middle school, everyone is battling pimples.  But you think by the time you are out of college and beyond that, dealing with those embarrassing breakouts would be as far behind you as your love for the Backstreet […]

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High Tech Blow Dryer Reviews

We all spend more than we like to admit on our hair – from cuts to colors to fancy products.  But most of us probably skip thinking about our blow dryer – but that handy little tool is an important part of a great hair day! I always got my blow dryers from TJ Maxx and have probably […]

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Trendy Little Sweethearts

I am so excited to share this unique children’s apparel company, Trendy Little Sweethearts, with you.  Not only are their shirts a-dor-able and oh, so trendy – they are eco-friendly and socially-concious.  Each purchase includes a donation to help the animal on the front and an activity to share with your little one.  How cool is […]

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DIY Toddler Sensory Play

We’ll call this a Pinterest A-for-effort attempt!   It’s hard to be cooped up inside during the winter months and even harder if you are a toddler full of energy! Brexton loves to be outdoors to run and play and especially to dig around in the sand or realign all the rocks in our landscaping. […]

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Beauty Tips & Products for Every Age

These are all pretty well known but – just like always being told to drink more water and put on sunscreen (guilty!) – we can always use a friendly reminder! Here are a few basic beauty tips that have been part of my regimen for years. If you have any tried and true routines that work […]

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How To Get a Better Night’s Sleep

Try incorporating these easy tips to make the most of the extra hour of sleep this weekend! With Daylight Savings just around the corner, my friends at Beautyrest® Brand challenged me to show you how to take steps towards being a healthier, more well-rested you.  For me, that really starts with a good night’s sleep. […]