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What’s in my toiletry bag?

What’s in my toiletry bag?  Well, I thought you would never ask!  Ok, well to be honest some of you have asked and so I thought I would share my green beauty essentials with you all in hopes it will make your life a little easier the next time you’re going on a trip.  Plus, who doesn’t love a peek inside someone’s toiletry bag?! So I finally got a new toiletry bag.  I had one but it was too bulky…

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CLEAN LIVING

My AIP Journey

I finally wrote my AIP Journey down.  If you’ve followed me for even a minute you know I’ve been doing AIP now for 5 months.  I started in August 2017.  It’s now January 2018.  So many of you may be wondering what is AIP?  Well, it stands for Autoimmune Paleo or Autoimmune Protocol.  It’s the paleo diet with some modifications.  Specifically removing nuts, alcohol, seeds, butter, ghee, eggs, chocolate/cocoa, coffee and nightshades(tomatoes, eggplant, peppers, all chiles(and chile spices), sugar alternatives…

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Natural Nail Polish

I get questions all the time about Natural Nail Polish.  People usually refer to the words, non-toxic nail polish.  To be honest, I avoid using non-toxic and nails in the same sentence.  I don’t think nail polish is horrible and I use it myself.  I love the look of freshly polished nails.  I don’t live in a bubble, nor do I claim too.  I want to live as healthy of a lifestyle as possible for sure!  But I also want…

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CLEAN BEAUTY Makeup

Everyday Makeup Look

Ok, you guys asked for it, so here it is, My Everyday Makeup Look broken down step by step!  I recently shared this on my instagram stories and so many of you asked for a written format of the look, so here we are. My Everyday Makeup Look is a look I do so often I feel I could replicate it in my sleep!  It’s my go too and keeps me looking fresh and put together without spending 30 minutes…

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Product Reviews

Art of Organics December Discovery

I’ve rounded out my thoughts on Art of Organics December Discovery Box Moonbeam.  This is the second time I’m sharing my thoughts with you all about Art of Organics.  This box doesn’t disappoint!  I’m always amazed by the thought and care that goes into each product selection.  It’s such a special treat to get it each month! If you aren’t familiar with Art of Organics allow me to introduce you to this amazing box! Their belief is really simple-You shouldn’t…

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The Ultimate Gift Guide

I’m so excited to share with you The Ultimate Gift Guide on small business Saturday!  I’ve rounded out some of my favorite gifts from small businesses.  Nothing is better than supporting a small business.  You’re really supporting a dream come to realization.  I even have some coupon codes sprinkled throughout!  Have a look and get shopping! Mahabis Slippers- I recently got a pair of these and let’s just say they’re all that they’re cracked up to be!  I have never…

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The Green Home Gift Guide

I’ve rounded out my top picks for the domestic diva and created The Green Home Gift Guide for you!  I’ve got picks for everyone.  Gift giving just got easy!  Stay tuned for more gift guides coming soon! Also, be sure to check out my green beauty sales roundup here! Stasher Reusable Silicone Food Bag–  These silicone bags are amazing.  I love that they are reusable and not plastic.  I have too many of these and already need more.  Ditch the…

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Beauty Heroes November Discovery: Ayuna

Beauty Heroes November Discovery: Ayuna is in the house and it’s so good!  I was excited to see this luxe brand in this month’s box.  I had sampled it at IBE in Dallas and couldn’t wait to dive into it deeper.  This brand is in a league of it’s own with their quality products and their less is more approach to skincare.  Before I dive into this luxe skincare line, let me first introduce you to Beauty Heroes. Beauty Heroes…

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5 Fall Makeup Trends

I’ve got 5 Fall Makeup Trends on the blog today!  Often you see runway looks and instantly think there’s no way I could pull that off in real life- anyone else feel me on this?  I mean they look cool on the runway but if someone saw me wearing the look in the grocery store they might take a double take.  I’m all about standing out, but sometimes there’s a line! Well, I’ve got some fall trends that not only…

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4 Year Blogging Anniversary Celebration!

So excited to share with you guys my 4 Year Blogging Anniversary Celebration!  I still can’t believe it’s been 4 years since I started blogging- where does the time go? As much as I would like to say it’s been easy breezy, that’s so far from the truth!  I mean I have two kids- enough said! As most of you know, the journey started for me after I read the book No More Dirty Looks 7 years ago.  It literally changed…

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