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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. Advertisements…

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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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Beauty

5 Best Ways To Get Winter Skin Relief

5 Best Ways To Get Winter Skin Relief

For some of us, dry January has a meaning other than laying off the booze. Today is National Winter Skin Relief Day, and since I am a serious sufferer of winter skin probs, I’ve been experimenting with many methods to find the cure for my cracked cuticles (and, well, everything else). In addition to drinking at least a gallon of water a day (I stay on it using this bottle), I’m finally managing scaley skin season using these methods. Here…

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What I'm Wearing

10 Favorite Outfits From 2019

Daydreamer Biggie Pop Color King Tee

2019 will be hard to beat. Welcoming my daughter into the world and watching my sons become the best of friends made the past year unforgettable. It is so humbling to think that this time last year I was rolling on my side to get off the couch, and now Rocky is just two months shy of her first birthday. We already have so memories together; it truly feels like she has been in my life as long as my…

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Shopping

3 Best Places To Shop For Last Minute Christmas Gifts

Best Last Minute Christmas Gifts

This has easily been the busiest couple of months of my entire life, but even if it wasn’t, there is always a last minute scramble for me to finish my holiday shopping. Since this is the same dance I’ve done every year TBH, I’ve learned to rely on a few things to complete my nice list. Here are my picks for the 3 best places to shop for last minute Christmas gifts:…

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