citrus coconut sea salt scrub

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I don’t talk a lot about beauty products here because, quite honestly, it just isn’t my thing. I don’t wear makeup. I’m the queen of air-dried hair. I don’t even paint my nails anymore (although this is more a causality of my in-the-dirt lifestyle than a lack of desire—I love sparkly nails!). I used to love beauty… 

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friday freebie: stella + dot earrings {CLOSED}

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This giveaway is now CLOSED. Thanks for playing along! Happy Friday, friends! I have yet another awesome fashion-related giveaway for y’all today. You’d think that I was some sort of fashionista with all these fun bags, clothing and accessory giveaways. Ha. So not. I just like pretty shiny things, and plus, I think it’s a… 

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i have cellulite, and i’m okay with it.

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I know a lot of folks equate cellulite with getting older, but a lot of us life-long chubby ladies know that cellulite doesn’t just show up magically when your age changes. In fact, my very first memory of even knowing anything about cellulite was in 8th grade. It was right after school started—in August—the hottest time here… 

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friday freebie: pora bag ($200+ value!) {CLOSED}

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This giveaway is now CLOSED. Thanks for playing along! Happy Friday, friends! I know I’ve been kinda slacking on you guys lately (it hasn’t escaped me that I haven’t posted a recipe in weeks), but I hope I can make up for it a little bit with this insanely cool giveaway. This might be my favorite giveaway… 

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friday freebie: $75 shabby apple gift card {CLOSED}

This giveaway is now CLOSED! Thanks for entering! It’s been a while since I’ve done a giveaway around here, but I’ve got a really great one to make up for it this week! Instead of the normal food and fitness flair, the folks at Shabby Apple thought it might be fun to hand over to one lucky… 

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friday freebie: jamberry nails {CLOSED}

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This giveaway is now CLOSED. Tune in every other Friday for a new giveaway! Have you guys heard of Jamberry yet? If not, Jamberry is a company that sells fun nail shields that are easy to put on, stay on for weeks and come in dozens of colors, patterns and styles. They are a really… 

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friday freebie: $50 shabby apple gift card {CLOSED}

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This giveaway is now CLOSED. Tune in every other Friday for a new giveaway! I have a fun little change of pace for this week’s Friday Freebie—girlie stuff! Instead of the normal food and fitness flair, the folks at Shabby Apple thought it might be fun to hand over to one lucky reader a $50 gift… 

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not so naked face (giveaway)

I mentioned last week that I rarely wear makeup anymore. I’ve never felt like I needed to wear makeup to coverup, but the truth is, I actually love makeup for the fun factor of it all. I love bright colors, I love being able to change my look with just a few different products. I… 

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