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My Struggle With Acne & Hyperpigmentation (And How it Affects Me Now)

My Struggle With Acne & Hyperpigmentation (And How it Affects Me Now)

A while back I put together an Instagram story showing my face without makeup.  This was a big deal for me.  It was a big deal last year when I did the same thing on Snapchat.  You see, as those who watched the videos can attest to, I don’t have nice skin – at all.  You might be sitting there thinking “I’m sure you have beautiful skin” or “but it always looks so nice in photos” but the fact of…

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How to Look Expensive on a Budget

How to Look Expensive on a Budget

I have an announcement! Before I get into the actual topic of this post, I want to just take a minute to thank all of you wonderful people for the congratulations on my ENGAGEMENT!  Yes, on the day before mine and Brandon’s 2nd anniversary (a.k.a. Wednesday evening), he arranged the most spectacular proposal and #ISaidYes ❤️ You can see how it all went down here, and don’t worry, I’ll be posting the full story soon! Ahem – now for the fashion post I…

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The Best of Millennial Pink

The Best of Millennial Pink

The obsession with millennial pink is real, ya’ll.  If you haven’t heard that term yet, here is a great description from POPSUGAR.  You’ve seen the color on everything from clothing, to restaurant interiors, to coffee mugs and beach chairs.  If you follow me on Instagram (which you should, btw – shameless plug), you may have seen sneak peeks of my home renovation, including a closet rack filled with millennial pink pieces and lots of decor in the same color.  I…

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Wear Now, Wear Later – ASOS Ruffle Dress

Wear Now, Wear Later - ASOS Ruffle Dress

I may be the biggest fan of versatile clothing – like ever.  There’s nothing better than finding a piece that can be worn a million times in a million different ways, especially when that piece is as affordable as this darling ruffle dress from ASOS.  Crazy enough, this is my first time purchasing from the brand, but I definitely couldn’t pass up their 70% off clearance sale!  I snagged this ruffled, cold-shoulder mini for only $14.50 – talk about a steal!…

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A Long Torso-Friendly Romper

A Long Torso-Friendly Romper

It’s a rare occasion when this long-torsoed gal is able to find a romper, jumpsuit, or even a one piece bathing suit that fits properly.  Everything seems to be just a bit too snug – or I’m having to fix wedgies all day long 😂  Trying to avoid that, I’ve primarily stuck to dresses or matching sets, until I was introduced to this romper from Collective Concepts.  I remember feeling a bit disheartened when I saw a romper in my PR package,…

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