Don’t Miss Out on These Amazeballs Labor Day Weekend Sales #FashionFriday #CouponCodes

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Coupon codes galore for this weekend's Labor Day celebrations!  Some of these seem too-good-to-be-true so hop on them!  Lots of end of summer style sales to be had if you're good and can buy and hold onto stuff until next season and there's also plenty of new fall items that are debuting this weekend.  You can generally find good deals the first … [Read more...]

Detox & Juice Cleanse w/Evolution Fresh Review {DAY 1}

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Today is day two of my "reset."  I'm very lightly doing a juice cleanse detox using Evolution Fresh juices I picked up at Whole Foods yesterday.  I am not following any specific plan other than to eat way healthier, lightly and to try and reboot myself from some of my bad eating habits that I've picked up over the last couple of months. Here's … [Read more...]

Invisalign: the Smart Choice for Braces for Tweens & Teens #InvisalignTalk

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A small part of me still gets a pit in my stomach when I think about my middle school years.  I was so awkward.  And the girls!  Girls can be so mean.  There are just so many hormones flying around and just about everything is awkward physically for kids.  For years, when I've looked back at those years, I've thought "thank God that's behind … [Read more...]

Weight Gain, Un-Wellness and My Road to a Detox & Possible Cleanse

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Yesterday I freaked out when I stepped on the scale.  That was my moment.  The moment I cracked and I realized I had to shape up and that something with my diet and routine has to change. I can pinpoint exactly when my bad eating habits started and say with confidence that it was Easter, which you guys may remember was late this year.  It was at … [Read more...]

Time to Pack Those Lunchboxes… with @CVS_Extra #GoldEmblem Plus a #Giveaway

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Wednesday.  Less than a week now 'til my kids start back at school.  Not that I'm counting down the days or anything ;-)  Seriously, have your kids started back yet?  While my kids and I are more than ready, it's nice to have these last few days to enjoy the pool and some time with friends while we get ready for the next school year to begin. So … [Read more...]

Look Good Feel Better Raises Awareness & Funds for Women w/Cancer #LGFBFashion4Good

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Like me, I bet you have a bunch of clothes, shoes and other accessories in your closet that are sitting there unused. I know that I love to purge about once a year and end up taking bags of clothes up to my local clothing donation organization. But recently, I learned about Look Good Feel Better, an organization that helps women who are dealing … [Read more...]

OBSESSED: Outlander Books & STARZ TV Show. Plus, Win a Trip to Scotland!

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Little did I know that this campaign to post about the new Outlander show on STARZ would introduce me to my latest fiction obsession! In early August, I wrote about the new STARZ TV Series Outlander, how it was set to debut and how I had gotten a sneak peek of the first two episodes. I've since read the first book again from start to finish, … [Read more...]

chicBuds – Fashionable & Functional Ear Buds

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While I am a big proponent of my bluetooth in my car, I'm also finding that I love the option that chicBuds ($14.99) are giving me!  These headphones are also equipped with a mic so they're not only fashionable looking but functional because I can wear them and talk at the same time. chicBuds has a wide assortment of patterns available - you can … [Read more...]

Bag Envy for #FashionFriday

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Some fall bag picks for you for today's Fashion Friday. I've missed the last couple of fashion fridays because we've either been on vacation or I've had kids in my face but I hope this marks the return of regular Fridays. Just a little over a week 'til school starts up again! Hubby might kill me if I were to spend $250 on a small clutch like … [Read more...]

Why Is a College Education So Expensive?

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I'm going a little off topic today after I was tagged yesterday on Facebook in this post, The Top 10 Most Expensive Private Colleges in America. It was actually posted on July 4th but it was just yesterday that a fellow grad discovered it and shared it with a bunch of us.  The link takes you to #8, my alma mater, Trinity College. Ugh. Not exactly … [Read more...]