Beauty Product Review – BeautyCounter Sugar Body Scrub in Lemongrass

Recently I discovered a new beauty company, BeautyCounter and got to try their incredible products. I think I’m in love.


(Photo credit: BeautyCounter Facebook)

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Recipe of the Month – Mixed Berry Almond Milk Quick Bread (or Muffins)

Since stormaggedon started 2 days ago, I’ve been cooking and baking like crazy. This morning I woke up really wanting to make berry muffins. Of course, I changed my mind mid bake…


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POUND® Class: 2017’s Newest Fitness Obsession

Anyone who watches NBC’s This Is Us, will know exactly what I’m talking about when I mention going to POUND®. I’ve gone twice now to this latest workout craze and I can definitely understand the obsession.

(Photo credit: NBC, This Is Us)

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DIY Cucumber Body Scrub

I’ve been on a serious DIY beauty kick recently. The one thing I haven’t tried to make is body scrub. With a nearly expired cucumber in my fridge, I took to Google and did a little research. With so many recipes out there, I ended up experimenting a little with this one from Mom in Music City (MIMC). 

(photo credit: MIMC)


I followed the above recipe to the letter and it was kind of a fail, so the recipe below has been adapted from the original.

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2017 Fashion Trends That Make Me So Happy

I’ve never been a trendsetter per se, I’ve always dressed to the beat of my own fashion drum. However, I love to see which styles are in or out each season.

These are my favorite trends that I may even try for 2017…download

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Recipe of the Month – Sweet Potato, Squash and Black Bean Enchiladas

“There are 2 kinds of people in this world: people who like enchiladas and people who have no [effing] taste. Which are you?” – Thug Kitchen  The Official Cookbook.

If you’ve never heard of the Thug Kitchen cookbook, then you need to take a minute and look it up. I can wait. It’s freaking fantastic. Trust me.

(Photo Credit: Matt Holloway, Thug Kitchen)

With one or 2 minor adjustments, this recipe came directly from the OG cookbook.

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Product Review – Tarte Amazonian Clay Waterproof Concealer

When you can’t get rid of the dark circles, try hiding them. This was my plan anyway when I went shopping for a new concealer.

Since switching to cruelty free makeup, I’ve been having fun refreshing my collection. From eye shadows to lip stains, I’ve been slowly replacing it all.

This concealer comes from Tarte, and so far, it’s concealing like a charm.


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