The Popsugar Must Have Box is a monthly lifestyle subscription box that costs $39.95 and ships once a month.  The boxes includes a wide variety of products from new and known: fashion, beauty and home brands.   Each month’s box has a curated theme. April’s Theme: Products:   MakersKit – Crystal Sand Art Terrarium Kit […]

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What is the pink tax? Women who already earn less on average than men are often paying a premium for items marketed towards women. A recent study by the New York City Department of Consumer Affairs surveyed 800 products and found that in 42% of cases women pay more for the same product as men. […]

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This is my very first Ellie Box and I was so excited when it arrived.  The Ellie Box is a monthly women’s fitness apparel subscription.  Each box is $49.95 plus free shipping.  If you are like me, having fun new work out clothes and accessories helps to keep you motivated. First, lets discuss the clothes. […]

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  Mom’s are some of the hardest working people on the planet and Mother’s Day is one of the times we get to show our appreciation. Mark your calendars for May 14 2017 and remember to make a brunch reservation, or better yet, breakfast in bed. This gift guide will save the day and help you pick out […]

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So far, I have really been enjoying the BBG program!!  I truly believe it is easier when you have the right equipment.  The beautiful thing about the BBG program is that you can do the workouts at home or at the gym.  Here is some of the equipment you will need for the first 12 […]

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This book is an affirmation that all of the things I have experienced as a woman are not a figment of my imagination, but very real life experiences.  Rebecca Solint is author of 20 books at the time I am writing this.  Men Explain Things to Me is a collection of essays that deals with the female […]

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Today we are going to go over the benefits of golden milk and a easy to follow recipe. Benefits Better Digestion Turmeric has been shown to fight gas, bloating & indigestion.  Ginger which is also a ingredient in this recipe fights nausea and soothes stomach aches. Natural Anti-Inflammatory This is the perfect post workout drink […]

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The FabFitFun box is a quarterly subscription service that costs $49 per quarter.  Each box is worth at least $200 dollars and this one was no exception. The Spring 2017 box featured 7 female founded brands (very cool) and they paired up the the charity More Than Me. Every box comes with a magazine from the creators of […]

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I have a slight subscription box addiction.  I love sampling the newest products and receiving a present (that I pay for) in the mail each month.  Glossybox is one I have been subscribing to for a while.  Glossybox costs $21 dollars a month, but it is cheaper if you opt for a 6-month or annual […]

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My husband is both an excellent cook and amateur food critic.  So naturally I hate cooking for him.  I consider myself to be a decent cook and I used to scour Pinterest looking for recipes only to be disappointed by how they turned out.  We both work and when I heard people were using meal […]

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In today’s world this book should be mandatory reading for all women. Not only does she make me laugh like Tina Fey or Lena Dunham, she also reminds me that sometimes misogyny is a subtle foe. Let this book inspire you and fill you with righteous indignation, then pass it along to your best friend.

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I wanted to take a moment to address my break in blogging. Leading up to the presidential election, I felt excited that there was finally a woman running.  It is hard to believe something is possible when we haven’t seen it done before.  A women has never gotten the chance to show how fierce and amazing […]

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Welcome to the spring edition of my favorite things.  I am so happy spring is finally here! I love being able to walk my dog while it is still light out, spend more time outdoors and busting all of the pastels out of my closet again. Here are some of my favorite products I have […]

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It is so nice to be back to the blog, I have definitely missed this creative outlet.  I decided to take a break during my post-election blues, then one massive work project after another took hold and way too much time passed. Today, I wanted to touch on practicing good self-care.  I can definitely feel […]

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One thing you should know about me is that I am obsessed with my rescue pup Brutus.  He definitely is one spoiled pup and I wouldn’t have it any other way.  Brutus is not a fan of any biscuit treats, so in addition to the ones we buy, I also love to make these simple […]

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This edition of my favorite things is all about my favorite makeup for everyday use.  This is what I use most days to create a natural, yet flawless look. Eyes First, I start with Too Faced Shadow Insurance Primer, a little bit goes a long way and I find that a tube of this can […]

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I am so excited to be making my favorite fall beverage, especially since this means I will have some stored up this November. This recipe is inspired by The Prairie Homestead.  This recipe will make a one quart batch of concentrate that will last several weeks. Ingredients 6 cups water 1/3 cup sugar 2-3″ fresh […]

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I hope everyone is having a great Friday! On this blog you can expect a review on Friday of a product or service I paid for and what I thought of it.  This week we are going to talk about Honeyfund. Andrew and I created a wedding website where guests could RSVP, find directions, hotel […]

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