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Is The Answer To Losing Weight In Our DNA?

Disclosure: I received a HomeDNA Collection Kit sample and lab services were waived. 

Whether you are working hard on your weight loss journey or just want to shed a few pounds, knowing your body and the best approach to losing weight is crucial to successful weight loss. Every person is different, which means that our bodies will respond differently to what we eat and how much we eat. Do you ever feel like you exercise and eat well, but don't see positive results? Knowing your genetic makeup can hold a wealth of information to help you succeed with your weight loss goals.  In fact, I recently completed a HomeDNA Healthy Weight Collection Kit, and am seriously amazed with the results, and the personal information provided to help me reach and maintain my healthy weight. 

Stylish Ways To Organize Your Home Or Office Space

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The beginning of a new year is a great time to organize your home or office space. And what better way to organize your space than with swoonworthy products that will keep your home neat, pretty and clutter-free. 

Organization is all about reducing stress, eliminating clutter, and organizing your life. Here are a few tips to get you started:

Bling On The Glitz & Glam This Holiday Season!

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The holidays are the best time of year to go all out with your outfit or, of course, the accessories! Why not add glitz and glam to your holiday ensemble with a pair of eye catching earrings!? As of today (12/21), you can several of these sparkling baubles and still receive them in time for Christmas Eve! 

Why A NECTAR Mattress Is My Choice For Better Slumber - PLUS a Giveaway

Disclosure: I received a NECTAR mattress in order to facilitate this review. All opinions expressed herein are 100% my own. 

I am so excited to have my daughter come home after she is away at college. There's no place like home, and I don't want her to forget that. So before she arrives, I crack open her bedroom windows, tidy up a little, and purchase everything I need to make her time at home, a memorable one. The last time she came home she mentioned that she was feeling the springs from her mattress through a 2" bed topper. Ugh...I had no idea the mattress was uncomfortable! As much as I dreaded the thought of mattress shopping, I wanted my daughter to come home to a comfy bed. So, my hunt for the perfect mattress had begun...

Setting a Beautiful Holiday Table on a Budget

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Are you hosting a dinner party this holiday season? Hosting parties can often be stressful, but there is a stress-free way to set a beautiful table and stay within your budget. Whether your hosting style is casually elegant or over the top glitz and glamour, a budget-friendly tablescape is within reach. Two lucky people won't have to worry about a budget for their holiday table, but I'll have more on the awesome $500 American Express Gift Card giveaway at the end of this post. Let's get started on a beautiful holiday table setting... 

5 Style Tips For Holiday & Valentines Day Lingerie Online

Every year, the lingerie market explodes with new styles to match the annual increased demand for special lingerie to wear during the holiday season in December and on Valentine’s Day. Buying themed lingerie is a fun way to get into the holiday spirit and spice up your familiar lingerie collection with new, playful pieces.

Most women know that shopping for lingerie online is a challenge at any time; finding high-quality, attractive pieces that fit you well, flatter your body shape, and make you feel confident at the same time is never an easy feat. Shopping for holiday-themed lingerie adds another dimension of difficulty to the online lingerie shopping process. Beyond normal issues of sizing and style, the sudden significant influx of new themed lingerie pieces around the holiday season makes shopping for holiday lingerie overwhelming.

How To Get A Million Dollar Look For Less

            To look like a million dollars, you don’t have to be a millionaire or billionaire. You can get a million dollar look for much less, by investing in a few good, high quality, classic – staple pieces. Those are the pieces that never go out of style, and they can always appear trendy with your look. Another great way to get a million dollar look, is by vintage shopping and going thrifting. There are so many amazing pieces, which are inexpensive, being sold in vintage shops and thrift stores. Even the most wealthy, stylish, individuals go vintage and thrift shopping. If you can afford a couple of antique and vintage pieces that are expensive, that is another great way to look like a million bucks. (The key is to keep reusing those pieces in different ways.) Develop an eclectic closet, full of pieces that can be used for a variety of occasions. The best way to look like a million dollars, is to feel like one inside. Have confidence, figure out what your personal style is, and collect pieces that match your individual aesthetic.

This Holiday Season It's ALL About The HAIR!

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Hey ladies! Have you considered what you need to glam up your look this holiday season? I know. I know. You've probably put it on the back burner because of all of your other priorities, but the holidays are here, and this year it is all about the hair! Thankfully, I have some fast and easy hair care tips to share with you, that will have you looking your best for the holidays! 

A Holiday Gift Guide For The Home

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Shopping for a special couple? We've got you covered with stylish gift ideas for the home. Whether it's their first place or they've been living their for decades, they will appreciate a new and luxurious addition to their home. 

6-piece Turkish Towels ($60) More colors available.
Charlton plush throw with tassels. Available in white, oatmeal & stone ($36)
Agate Cheese Board ($78) Check for coupon codes! 
Gift Boutique Balloon "love" Shelf Talker ($36) Code MORE17 for 30% off.
Ashwell Gold 20-piece Flatware, $70 (25% off with code BLACKFRIDAY)

 Happy Holidays!


Fall Is In The Air! What Do Your Senses Think of Autumn?

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Fall is truly a season that captivates the senses. Whether it is the smell of pumpkin when harvesting seeds from a jack-o-lantern or the rustle of dry leaves crunching beneath your feet on brisk morning walks, fall has a look and feel all its own.