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Honest Review Of Crème de la Mer Moisturizer

La Mer Crème de la Mer Moisturizer Review

True life: I tried La Mer Crème de la Mer Moisturizer for six weeks straight. I was fed up with my winter skin and decided to pull out all the stops when I had a 30% off coupon. Despite the fact that this cream costs $180 per ounce, it has a multiple-decades-long cult following. I wore only Crème de la Mer as my daytime moisturizer for six weeks and here is what happened: Advertisements…

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Shopping

Friday Finds

Jaquemus Murano Leather Bag

Remember when I said that the best thing about this time of year is the sales? It’s true, and they’re in cyberspace so you don’t even have to leave your post under your blanket on the couch. Let’s get to it, shall we?…

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Decor

Best Shelfie Objects

Benjamin Moore Downpour Blue Office

Today is National Library Shelfie day, so I’m sharing a sneak peek of my new library / office progress and some of my favorite shelfie objects. The library in the new house has the most amazing built-ins and woodwork, but it was just too brown. I was inspired to paint the walls blue after seeing a blue library in another house we looked at but ended up not buying.…

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Beauty

The Best Heat Protectant For Hair

drybar hot toddy heat protectant mist

Winter is a lazy hair lady’s worst nightmare. The sad truth for some of us is that there are some days that are simply to cold to skip the blow dryer. Between post-partum hair loss, breakage, and bleach fry, my mane was in need of a bodyguard. I’ve tried so many heat protectants that I was convinced they just weren’t a thing that works.…

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Lifestyle

16 Things I Learned Since I Turned 20

16 Things I learned Since I Turned 20

It’s my sweet sixteenth anniversary of turning 20, and for some reason I’ve been thinking about how much change has happened since I was standing on the edge of not-quite-adulthood. The way I consider time and experiences has been the biggest shift. There is something so liberating about being in this stage of life, even though I’m quite literally, tied down in the most familial sense. You feel it, right? Yeah, I’m about to get philosophical. Here are 16 things…

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Lifestyle

New Year New Home

new year new home

It is with mixed emotions that I share the news that we are moving! I’ve been relatively quiet on social media and here on this blog throughout the holiday season not only because I was spending some down time with family, but also because I’ve been busy getting our new home ready for my family to move in.…

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Reviews

Spanx Faux Leather Legging vs Commando Perfect Control Faux Leather Legging

Spanx Faux Leather Leggings

Faux leather leggings have become an important basic in my fall and winter wardrobes. I’ve seen a heated debate brewing around which pair reigns supreme, and since I own and wear both of the bestsellers, I realized it’s time to share a comparison for those of you who may be considering your first pair or switching teams. Here are my honest, un-sponsored thoughts on the cult favorite Spanx Faux Leather Legging vs Commando Perfect Control Faux Leather Legging:…

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Shopping

Friday Finds

360 Cashmere Skull-Print Cashmere Sweater

You probably need an escape from CNN AMIRIGHT? Or maybe a little you time after this first long week back to reality. Same. I have some good shopping news right here, including a limited edition capsule collection for charity, and the best cashmere sale I’ve seen in a while.…

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Decor

Kids Moon Room

Crib: Pottery Barn Kids. End tables: Target. Dresser: Pottery Barn Kids. Cloud Shelves: Target. Rug: Restoration Hardware (on sale!). Bench: CB2. Moon shelf: Anfay. Tapestry: Urban Outfitters (sold out, love this one). Framed Print: Emanuela Carratoni. Rocker: Restoration Hardware. Banner: ABC Home. Initial pillow: Jonathan Adler. Monogram: Pottery Barn Kids. Table & Chairs: Restoration Hardware. Curtains: World Market. When I asked Lukey what kind of room he wanted when it was time for his promotion to a big boy room…

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