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Professional Makeup Tips For Everyday Life!

Beauty, Featured

Kristy Here! I am so excited for this post today because I get to share about one of my favorite things… hair & makeup! I interviewed my personal hair and makeup artist on Labor of Love, Jenna Atkins (she stepped in starting with Episode 4), and not only is she uber talented, but she’s 100% delightful! Jenna helped me look and feel my best (this girl gets me), and was my saving grace during many MANY moments and excruciatingly long…

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7 Beauty Products Every Woman Needs in Her Purse

Beauty, Featured

My sisters will tell you I’m definitely a product girl. I’ve loved lip gloss and beauty products since I was little, and even carried my favorite shade of gloss in my purse while riding big wheels as a little girl. Over the years, I’ve become more minimal with what I carry in my purse, but these essential seven always make the cut.   Concealer   First up, concealer. Like most busy women, under eye circles tend to plague me. Keeping…

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May Ipsy Glam Bag Review

Beauty, Reviews

I love box subscriptions! It’s like Christmas waiting to see what might be in the box each month. I subscribe to Stitch Fix, Trendsend, Fab Fit Fun and Ipsy Glam Bag. I try to spread it all out so I only get one box a month for budgeting purposes. The last few shipments have been okay. Multiple liquid eyeliners which are soooo not my friend! You think you’ve got a steady hand and can draw a straight line until you…

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5 Unexpected Places to Buy Face Masks

Beauty, Featured, Let's Spend Some Money, Mom Life

This post definitely gets filed under “things we never thought we’d buy” online before the pandemic. With self-isolation and shelter in place restrictions lifting, the CDC recommends wearing face masks in public. The CDC also gives a few guidelines for wearing face masks and PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) properly.  So what do you do if you can’t sew and you don’t want to buy up medical grade masks needed for front line workers?  Several well known retail brands have started…

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The Best Dry Shampoos When You Don’t Want to Wash Your Hair

Beauty
The Best Dry Shampoo

  As a busy mama sometimes washing your hair every day is just too much! Sometimes it’s because you were up half the night with a sick kid and sometimes it’s just because that beachy wave look is just easier to pull off with 2-Day hair! Plus I’m pretty sure we’ve read that it’s healthier for your hair to not wash it every day. At least that’s the story we’re going with! Whatever the reason, we’ve asked our multitasking, hair…

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