Category: Lifestyle

Yeah, I Shave My Face, Wanna Fight About It?

Women Can Shave Their Face Too Always susceptible to YouTube trends (just, like, beauty ones, not bothering Japan ones), I was only halfway through Jaclyn Hills’ How I Shave My Face video when I knew I’d be scraping at my own face soon enough. What is good enough for Jaclyn

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The Best Drugstore Lipstick (Under $5!)

I’ve been really into drugstore lipstick lately. If I’m feeling blah rolling into Wal-Mart, I reach into my purse for lip color and aviators. A quick swipe of peach or baby pink and I’m looking more awake than before. Cherry reds and burgandys broadcast good vibes without having to open

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How to Create a House Cleaning Schedule

I don’t necessarily like cleaning (unless it’s surfaces, cuz I like making stuff shiny). I like having a clean home and I like everything having a place. A cluttered and dusty living space makes me anxious. And I don’t need anything else in this bag of crazy, mmkay? But, you

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A Simple Drugstore Make-Up Routine For My Sister

A simple drugstore makeup routine is as inexpensive as it is quick. My amazing sister is a busy lady-working, going to school, being a good human and just living her best life. She needs a simple, drugstore makeup routine. Do you? Read on! A Simple Drugstore Make-Up Routine For My

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Bougie vs. Broke: Highlighter Bonanza

I am aware that no one is fooled by highlighter, looking for the part in the heavens that must be shining on (just) the top of my cheekbones and tip of my nose when we meet. That’s cool, I love the excuse highlighter provides to swipe glitter on my face.

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11 Cheap and Easy Valentine’s Day Crafts

  There’s something about late January that’s just…dogged. The cold is piercing and persistent. The sun still goes down too early. It’s gray. All the excitement of Christmas and New Year’s have worn off. We’re in the middle of the tunnel that is winter. At least by mid-February the opening

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4 Easy Ways To Refresh A Small Bathroom

Our small bathroom needed a change but we didn’t have $10,500 (average cost of a bathroom remodel) lying around. As a stay-at-home mom, I dreaded that small talk song-and-dance that inevitably comes with hiring out for bigger projects: “It sure is cold, huh? Need anything?” You know. So what’s a

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Christmas On The Cheap: How We Saved Money This Christmas

I love the holidays as much as any basic white girl: watching Love Actually, driving around to look at Christmas lights, aspirational Pinning of winter crafts, I’ll carol all day. But…there’s a lot of pressure. Pressure to make endearing memories with the latest presents documented with flattering photos at every event

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