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voda swim
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I like to complain about just how hot it gets here in the summer in the desert.  Typically those who don’t live here say, “but it’s a dry heat” and while that is true, it still stays 110-122 all summer.  It’s hot.  I secretly love it though, because no one

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This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and U by Kotex but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #UbKKmart Pool party?  Period?  That can be scary business, but it’s summer and here in the desert it is HOTT.  Nothing is

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sweet filthy boy book review

Happy Mother’s Day to us — Sweet Filthy Boy, from author Christina Lauren, hits the shelves May 13th.  Christina Lauren, combined pen name of BFFs, Christina Hobbs and Lauren Billings, New York Times, USA Today, and #1 international bestselling authors of the Beautiful Bastard series, have captured us once again with

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dr fisher skincare

When beauty review opportunities are presented to me, I turn 90% down.  I’m just so particular (and spoiled) and many skincare lines in specific, are a let down — especially since I have sensitive skin.  I came into the Dr. Fischer review with some trepidation but was won over by

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figleaves coupon code #LiveLoveLingerie
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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Figleaves. At some point I went from caring about matching bra and panties to… just grab whatever is clean.  I’m pretty sure it happened sometime after my second child was born, when exhaustion ruled and I was a complete

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elasticizer philip kingsley
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My relationship with my hair since kids has been questionable. After the birth of my last child (born 12 months ago) my hair decided to abandon me.  I started losing hair by the clump and I held my breath until the week it stopped falling out.  During this time, I

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vaseline spray & go review

This sponsored post about Vaseline Spray & Go Moisturizer and men was written while participating in my partnership with Vaseline and One2One Network, but as always, all opinions are my own. I love my husband.  He’s perfect (okay, stop reading now, Neil).  There are a few things I find totally

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pineapple spa water mocktail
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I created my healthy #Outshine Pineapple Spa Water Mocktail with Outshine Fruit Bars as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars by Crowdtap. Outshine Fruit Bars have taken over my freezer.  Here in the desert, we take pride in our frozen fruit bars.  They are absolutely mandatory once the spring

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cottonelle clean routine in_the_know_mom
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This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Cottonelle but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #CtnlCareRoutine I dug my heels in the dirt but it still happened.  My baby boy turned one. *sobs* He officially is no longer a

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what to expect at a spa
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Christmas is here and soon we will be thinking about the New Year.  A popular New Year’s resolution is to travel more, with and without family.  Maybe “me time” is on your list, a rare commodity but an important one to prioritize.  When mom is happy and relaxed, everyone is

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