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Palette for the Face


I love makeup almost as much as I love clothes (and some days, even more!) Makeup is like a paintbrush for your canvas of a face. It can evoke different emotions and be a great accessory. This summer, I’m sitting in my landlocked state dreaming […]

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A Battle Royalle

A Battle Royalle

You know what the worst type of battles are? The ones you have with yourself. Source: thisanimalisawesome.tumblr.com via VisMajor on Pinterest   I’m going through a battle royalle of my own right now. Another week has gone by with zero weight loss, and my patience […]

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Lucky Dress


I have never been to Las Vegas, yet always seem to find clothes that I would love to take with me in the event that the magical Vegas-fairy comes and whisks me away… Tadashi Shoji Pleated Metallic Jersey Sheath Dress at Nordstrom Color: Smoke Pear; […]

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Sunday Snippets


First, Happy Father’s Day to those pops out there! I know many who have lost their dads too young (as I lost my mom), so for those of you who are missing them, many hugs to you. I have come across quite a few posts […]

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Email for the Soul

Email for the Soul

Thank you to Yahoo! Mail for sponsoring this post about staying connected. I was selected for this sponsorship by the Clever Girls Collective, which endorses Blog With Integrity, as I do. I’ve been slightly emotional lately. Not bad emotional, just a little bit nostalgic. I’ve […]

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Welcome New Readers!

Welcome New Readers!

Late last night, Brittany told me that my lil’ blog was listed in this post on Health.com of 4 Inspirational Weight Loss Blogs. I am beyond thrilled to be on the same list with Roni’s Weigh, Beth’s Journey and Learn Fitness, and grateful to Tina […]

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Is this winning?


This week was not the best, health-wise. Throughout the week I didn’t get more than 5 hours of sleep a night, which left me less than enthused to exercise. Add lots of work stuff plus volunteer commitments that all seemed to hit at once, and […]

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