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January 2017

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Relationships

Positives in a Long Distance Relationship

Okay, so long distance relationships suck. No lie. But with everything in my life, I try to seek out the positive in the situation, and try and find some way to get enjoyment out of my journey, otherwise; what’s the point right?So Z and I have been living in different states for just over a month now, and we have a little over a month to go. It’s been hard, but we’ve been through far worse…

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Monday Beauty Tips!

Monday Beauty Tip!

Happy Monday Y’all! This weeks beauty tip has been my go to for years now. During my pregnancy I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism and it left me with a pill a day for the rest of my life. It also left me with so many imbalances within my body that I found it hard to keep up. One of my biggest battles was a really dry scalp, all the time. I bought everything you can think of someone…

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Fitness, the crazy

4 Tips to workout without hating it

1. Work out at your pace, doing your own thing. Don’t feel obligated to just jump on the treadmill and do what everyone else does; instead, do what feels right to you! Want to work out your butt? Workout in ways that help you get there, and don’t worry if you feel you look weird, you’re doing what feels best to you.Also, stop when stopping feels right. Wanting to do 30 reps but having a…

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Pregnancy, the crazy

The Best Pregnancy Books

There are a ton of books out there, but know that they are not all created equal, and you should read something that inspires you, gives you confidence on the journey ahead, and educates you on the important steps to come. I think these books do exactly that and more…

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Makeup!, the beautiful

10 Best IPSY/Birchbox Products of 2016

Below I’ve listed out my 10 favorite products I’ve received from either of these subscription services, and all 10 of these I now use daily, and have gone and purchased the full size product! Oh the beauty of trying before you buy…

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Confidence, the crazy

5 Confidence building tips for 2017🙌🏼

It wasn’t until I fell in love with my body, mind, and self, that I began to understand and appreciate everything else around me. I feel that my confidence was needed to stay strong as a single mom, to stay strong working so many hours, and to take on all of the other opportunities that have crossed my path…