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Your Mental Health Game Plan for the Holidays

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Your Mental Health Game Plan for the Holidays

I don't know if you've had a moment like this during the holidays (my guess is a YEP), but let's flip the script for a second and imagine this holiday season as blissful. Sure, it's busy, but you're JOYFUL. You feel calm. A smile is naturally in your eyes without force. You're nestled deep in the moment.

 

You've let the undone things go. You've released other people's expectations of you and the guilt you normally feel is replaced by peaceful confidence. Your heart is light.

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Your Quick Guide to Buying Handmade Gifts

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Your Quick Guide to Buying Handmade Gifts

If you are who I think you are, giving meaningful gifts is a value you have.  You also are probably thinking for a list of people stretched across different categories in your life, are mindful of your budget and can find yourself in a hurry at the last minute sometimes.  You are probably an Amazon Prime member and that 2-day shipping saves your life several times a year.   Congratulations.  You are part of a large sisterhood.   Sometimes, it can feel like giving something special and handmade can't go together with your current life demands.  ESPECIALLY during the holidays. ...

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3 Coffee Game Changers

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3 Coffee Game Changers

I take my coffee seriously. Get away from me with the pre-ground stuff. Nine out of ten mornings I drink it black. We started doing pour over years ago and never looked back.... after quite a few years, Mama started wishing for a simpler way too.  I was tired of reheating my coffee all day.  Many mornings, I just wanted my coffee ready without going through the whole process.  I missed espresso. 

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Fall Mood Board Hair Edition

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Fall Mood Board Hair Edition

Fall is for sure my best hair season.  Is it the same for you?  The bright sunshine, lower temps and lack of humidity makes my hair finally stop reaching for the heavens.  It's cool enough to not have to live in a secured bun every second I'm exposed to the elements.  I no longer have to decide between going outside or having a level of self-respect. So this mood board was a JOY.  I feel all wispy and flowy and romantic. Wanna dive into this rapunzel paradise with me? For reference, I have brown frizzy/curly medium length hair that I...

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Fall Mood Board for Makeup and Nails

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Fall Mood Board for Makeup and Nails

This is just a fun way to curate the things I've had my eye on that seem especially fall-y.  But don't worry...this is a PSL free space. :)

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