Life

Skin Care Routine

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There are a lot of facial scrubs and cleansers out there that are targeted towards your acne-riddled teen years, but what happens when you outgrow those? Just like everything else in life, there’s no instruction manual. No “do this!” billboards as you go along (which would be super helpful BTW). But skin care is super important! Not only will it…

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Old Dresser Makeover

Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links, which means we may receive a commission if you click a link and purchase something. Please check out our disclosure policy for more details. Any good piece of furniture will last you for years to come. In my case, my dresser has lasted me for over 20 years. However, as I have been updating my…

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Food

Recipe: Apple Cinnamon and Walnut Muffins

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GUYS, do I have a recipe for you! Sometimes you take chances on new recipes and they come out lifeless and taste like a good slab of nothing. But not this time. I’m telling you, these are the best muffins I have ever tasted. I’m not trying to toot my own horn here, but if you make these Apple Cinnamon…

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Small Space Makeover

Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links, which means we may receive a commission if you click a link and purchase something. Please check out our disclosure policy for more details. New year, new me? I’m not much of a believer in New Year’s Resolutions, but I do like to make changes. And not tiny changes. I’m more of the “let’s throw…

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How To Make Custom Beard Oil

In addition to my love of essential oils, I love making things that other people can use. I had a lot of carrier oils left over from doing my own facial oil and I always have plenty of essential oils laying around. Beard oil is meant to soften both the skin and the hair, and is also known to clear any…

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Food

Recipe: Cinnamon Sugar Waffles

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I apologize in advance for everyone trying to eat healthy in the new year, these cinnamon sugar waffles are irresistible. But, all good things come in small portions! These delicious waffles are a sweet treat that are super easy to make! And were perfect for my hangover on New Year’s Day (hence the champagne bottle in the background). Ingredients Needed:…

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DIY: Mosaic Table

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Sometimes, you can’t even give away things for free. This gross, old, particle board table was left on the end of our driveway for a few days, but we had no takers. That’s when I decided to take it on as a challenge. I’ve been wanting to do a mosaic tile table for a long time, and now was my…

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Vanilla Lavender Sugar Scrub

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Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links, which means we may receive a commission if you click a link and purchase something. Please check out our disclosure policy for more details. What I love most about the vanilla lavender sugar scrub is not just how ah-mazing it smells, but how easy it is to make. All in all, it took me less…

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Food

Recipe: Cannoli Cookies

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I have a sick obsession with cannolis. Take me into any city, and my mission will be to find these tasty Italian treats. If I’m in Boston, I have to go to Mike’s Pastries. Working in the Bronx in New York City often led me to Artuso Pastry Shop with their delicious chocolate covered cannolis. Basically, if it’s there, I…

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Why You Should Say No to Plastic Straws

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Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links, which means we may receive a commission if you click a link and purchase something. Please check out our disclosure policy for more details. “By 2050, the oceans will contain more plastic than fish by weight.” – Plastic Pollution Coalition  Just let that sink in. The Straws Issue I’ll admit it, I’m a coffee addict.…

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