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My top 11 drug store beauty loves

beauty tips up my sleeve

     Do you ever talk to people who only wear high end makeup and rave about it and how much they hate drug store cause it's so poor in quality? All the while, you're wearing your drug store lip gloss that you feel just fabulous in and put more wear into than that high end one collecting a little dust? Yeah? Me too!! Haha.. No, seriously just 3 years…

Things we’ve had to say bye to this past week in this decluttering process

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So, if you've read my post on the latest "inspire me mondaze" you might have an idea that I'm trying to declutter my home one room at a time.. Some days a little from here and there, depending on how scatterbrained I am that day. Well just this past week, we actually sold 3 things that actually all hurt me just a teensie bit.. Okay, maybe a lot. But, I…

Stumbled on these 2 quotes on IG and Loved it!

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Ugh, yes yes... A lesson I am still learning coming into the year 2015. "Buy less, choose well." I don't really do "new years resolutions", I just don't ever really stick to them. But I do tend to make lists of things I need to work on in my own life, and its something that happens through out the year that will probably go on til I die. We got…

Our DIY chalkboard door + Using a little chalk and little kids to decorate on Valentines Day

mommy life, project diy

       Hello again. So Valentines Day is approaching and I have been really slacking off on making something for the hubby and kiddos. Generally every Valentines Day I make Mr. J a Photo book of the past year of memories we shared together and some of his favorite candy, like Rolos. They are not my fave personally; I hate the feeling of candy getting stuck on my teeth as I chew,…

A last minute simple Valentines Day craft to send in some “love” vibes.

project diy

I'm not one who usually decorates for Valetines Day. But, this year thought I'd have a little fun with it and share a quick banner I made to make it a little Valentinesey (I know this is not a word but sometimes I talk jibber jabber) in here. The two frames are actually not chalkboard. I pretty much was a little lazy, and slipped in some chalkboard scrapbook paper that…