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Revlon One Step Hair Dryer

Beauty, Reviews

All over Facebook, women are posting about the Revlon One Step Hair Dryer & Volumizer with claims of this dryer “taming the frizz,” being “life-changing,” and “cutting drying time in half!” But what really happens when you click add to cart? Does this new miracle product live up to the hype? My hair is fine by nature and while it has some natural wave, it’s definitely never been coarse or hard to straighten. My problem is, like most moms, a busy morning schedule.…

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February Boxycharm: Am I a Unicorn?

Beauty, Reviews

I love my Boxycharm. At the beginning of every month, I eagerly check my email looking for the confirmation that my package is on its way. Once it ships, I stalk the mailbox – like Ralphie waiting to get his Little Orphan Annie decoder pin – until it arrives. And then I wait until my three-year-old is asleep before I even open the box, because I want to be able to enjoy exploring the different items uninterrupted. I’ve found some…

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5 Products to Keep Your Skin Hydrated All Winter

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Disclaimer: A few of the links below are affiliate links, which means that, at no additional cost to you, we will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. By February, I’m over winter. The novelty of wearing boots and sweaters is long gone, I’m tired of all my outfits being hidden by coats, and my skin is drier than the Sahara. Literally. I dreamed the other night that I was trapped in a desert sand storm…

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Brutally Honest Review: November Boxycharm

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My Boxycharm subscription is the one piece of mail I look forward to the most each month. November’s box was my sixth one, and I’m not even close to burnt out on it. Each month just keeps getting better and better – and my makeup drawer has never been more fabulous. If you aren’t familiar with Boxycharm, it is a monthly beauty subscription box with at least five full-sized makeup or skincare products. One of the things I love most is…

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5 Fall Outfits Round Up

Beauty, Let's Spend Some Money

It’s officially fall which has us craving blanket scarves, boots, plaids and cozy textures! As much as most of us wish we could buy a whole new wardrobe each season, shopping our closet and filling in a few new pieces is more reality.  So now that you’ve followed along with our Fall Fashion Updates Under $100 and made a few fall purchases, how do you combine them to get the most bang for your buck. We’ve combined a few fall…

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Style Remix: Leather Leggings Three Ways

Beauty, Outfit of the Day

Our Style Remix series shows you multiple ways to wear one great piece. The Piece: Leather Leggings This leather trim leggings are a great way to test out the whole leather leggings trend for fall in a more subtle, less intimidating way. Luxe Ponte Leather Trim Legging, $98 at Athleta   Remix 1: Leggings at the Office? Yes! Can you wear leggings to the office? When they’re trimmed in leather and have zippers to make them as fabulous as these Athleta street…

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#OOTD: Plaid Perfection

Beauty, Outfit of the Day

Vivian from Mix It Up With Curves is back in today’s #OOTD with one of this season’s hottest trends, plaid! Vivian says she owns a lot of black & white (we can definitely relate)… stripes, window pane, polka dots.. you name it! These neutrals make it easy to add a little color (or a lot) and mix and match patterns and pieces within your closet. Check out Vivian’s outfit details below.   What Vivian is Wearing: Who What Wear Tie…

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Play! by Sephora October Box

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Sephora Play October Box Preview

It’s always a treat to come home and see the black-and-white striped Play! by Sephora box on my doorstep. Unlike other beauty boxes, the Play! by Sephora one does not disappoint. For $10 a month, you get five luxury samples plus a perfume sample, all enclosed in a cute little drawstring bag. Play! by Sephora October Box Theme Each box (or bag, if you’re being literal like my seven year-old) has a theme that all products are curated around. This…

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Style Remix: Three Ways to Wear One Tunic Dress

Beauty, Outfit of the Day

Our Style Remix series shows you multiple ways to wear one great piece. The Piece: Short Sleeve Sweatshirt Tunic Dress This charcoal zipper back tunic dress is comfortable and fashionable with an exposed zipper at the back neckline for an unexpected edge. Take this sweatshirt inspired dress goes from office to the soccer field with a simple change in shoes! Charcoal Zipper Back Tunic Dress, $34 at ShopTMM.com   Remix 1: Office Wear for When You Just Can’t Adult Anymore Hit snooze too…

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Style Remix: Three Ways to Style One Cargo Jacket

Beauty, Outfit of the Day

Our Style Remix series shows you multiple ways to wear one great piece. The Piece: Hooded Cargo Jacket This olive cargo jacket is anything but simple – an embroidered patch and grey hood elevate an otherwise basic piece. Remix 1: Playing with Patterns Ditch the stuffy blazer and throw this jacket on over a black and white striped dress. A tassel necklace and black booties dress up the entire ensemble.   Remix 2: Date Night Done Right A gold fringe necklace…

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