If I had the balls

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I’d ask those two gentlemen at the gym to politely direct their attention away from the girl who was just trying to get in a few pushups after work I’d tell the blast from the past who randomly Facebook messaged me that NO, I don’t want to be a member of her face cream sales [...]

Part 3: A Cancun love story

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You may remember the beautiful words an anonymous reader left here in parts one and two about his trip to Cancun and the woman who stole his heart. Today, the story continues... and sadly ends. I would like to thank that special someone for allowing us the chance to get swept away in the romance, and without [...]

What’s up, weekend 3/24

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Some things change; others remain the same. Our weekly linky just got a bit of a facelift (many thanks to Lindsay for designing the image—isn’t it pretty?!} but the theme remains the same. Each Friday, I use this space to express my gratitude for things that happened that week, and I’d love to invite you [...]

Adorn512 review and giveaway

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I was not compensated for this post. I received a necklace from Adorn512 in exchange for this review; all opinions are entirely my own.  Dainty little necklaces are everywhere lately, aren’t they? Those pretty sparkly things are sprinkled all over Instagram and Etsy and they are the easiest way to take an outfit to the next [...]

Bring out your inner diva with Divatress

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This post is sponsored by Divatress. All opinions are entirely my own.  As long as I can remember, I’ve been plagued with unruly and unmanageable curls. Sure, some days are better than others, and there are times when my hair cooperates, but never when I really need it to (i.e., for fancy functions, on a night out [...]

Happy list and linky 3/17

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I dunno about you, but this was a really beautiful and transformative week. The universe continues to impress me by sending signs to let me know I am on a good path in life. On St. Patrick's Day especially, I feel incredibly lucky to have the best family in the world, incredible friends, a job [...]

Friday linky 3/10

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Happy Friday, my friends! Let’s dive in to today’s grateful list. As always, be sure to link up with Lindsay and Krysten. I’d like to remind everyone (nicely) that this is not meant as a link dump—I look forward to connecting and hope everyone has a nice weekend! Here are some things that made me happy this [...]