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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: Advertisements…

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5 Apps That Are Saving My Life Right Now

5 Apps That Are Saving My Life Right Now

I feel so blessed to have three healthy babies, this life, and this blog, but I will be the first to admit that I have never been so busy in my entire life. Like most modern mortals, I rely on several apps to help me get it all done, keep me sane, happy and healthy. Here are the 5 apps that are saving my life right now:…

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Sculplla H2 Stem Cell Mist Review

Sculplla H2 Stem-Cell Mist

I had read the buzz on Harper’s and beyond about Sculplla, but when it landed in the US, I wasn’t really in the market just yet for a “wrinkle erasing sheet mask on steroids.” My esthetician sprung it on me last week and sent me home with a little something that has me believing I can hold off on sticking a needle in my face for a little while longer. Here is my honest Sculplla H2 Stem-Cell Mist Review:…

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The Only Toner You Need For Fall

LANEIGE Essential Power Skin Toner for Normal to Dry Skin

It’s been a long time since a toner got me excited, so I had to share this one with you. As I’ve mentioned before, my skin tends to get temperamental when the seasons change. Add in pregnancy #3 (which has been a little rougher on my mug than the other two), and, well, you get the picture. Since I started trying this Laneige set (c/o Laneige) that arrived at my desk (sink?), there has been one product in particular that’s…

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Reviews,Travel

Ocean House Watch Hill Rhode Island

Ocean House Watch Hill Rhode Island

If you’re looking for a beach getaway just under 3 hours from Manhattan (only 2 from Connecticut), Ocean House in Watch Hill, Rhode Island is it. We took a family trip to Ocean House with our two sons (15 months old and 3 years old) over Labor Day Weekend, and I was surprised that despite hosting a wedding on Sunday night, it never felt crowded. Here is what you need to know:…

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The Best Eyeshadow Palette Right Now

YSL Couture Palette

A had been shunning shadow in favor of a minimal eye and a power lip color when this YSL Couture Palette c/o YSL arrived on my doorstep. It floated around my makeup bag for a while before I tried it once, then proceeded to wear it at least 4 times a week. I’ve never been a violet lover, but the 05 colors make my dark brown eyes pop and lend a warmth to my winter complexion. The pigments are so…

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The Best Hair Tool For Getting Loose Beachy Waves

amika (mod)ern curler

A few of you have asked how I get my super straight hair to get and stay in loose beachy waves. I’m currently working on a video to show you exactly how I (lazily) go through the actual process, but in the meantime, I thought I would share the most important tool I use. Any suggestions on best quick video editing tools are welcome here puh-lease.…

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