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Favorite 23 Feminine WordPress Themes Under $100


Click here to see all of the themes available in this post without all the extra detail. I use to be so against purchasing layouts, but I convinced myself to invest in myself, and I am so glad I did. A pretty place to call your blog home motivates you like crazy to keep it [...]

September Favorites


Last month’s favorites – mainly shown through pictures. Divergent!!!! Holy smokes, it’s been a long time since I saw a movie that I actually wanted to buy and watch over and over every night.  I can’t wait for the second movie now!  I was a bit unsure how I would feel about the movie because [...]

What’s in My Purse


From left to right, top to bottom: Target.com gift tokens, Nike Gift Card, Fossil Wallet, LDS Youth Pamphlet, You Smell Lemon Wipe, Letter C Pencils and Sharpener, Sun Bum 30 SPF, Fossil Pouch with coupons, and Caudalie Hand Cream. Not pictured: lots of receipts. My Purse   Related articles across the web Get Your Act [...]

10 Modest Halloween Costumes: Costume Discounters


Halloween is my favorite holiday, so of course I wanted to share a few costumes that I really like…and a few tips on how to do some of these yourself if you can’t afford to purchase! Gypsy and Venetian Muse/Statue The gypsy is a costume done many times by people.  All you really need to [...]

Irresistible Me Hair Extensions


Irresistible Me was kind enough to send me a free set of hair extensions to try out, and I am very excited to share my experience with you! I am a serious newbie when it comes to hair extensions.  I’ve never had them before, mainly because I’ve always had really long hair that is until [...]

INOX: A Stainless Steel Timepiece Revolution


In celebration of the 130th anniversary of Victorinox, creators on the famous Swiss Army knife, I.N.O.X. has been created.  I.N.O.X., according to a Victorinox press release, is “authentic, robust and reliable in all conditions. Designed and built to withstand unusual levels of stress, it has passed a battery of 130 ruthless strength tests with flying colors, [...]

Benefit’s Porefessional: Short Review


A product shouldn’t ever get three stars when it breaks you out, so it’s more of a two and a half star situation. I’ve wanted to try Benefit’s Porefessional for years, but a friend of mine pointed out that my pores just aren’t that big.  They look big when you look in a mirror that [...]