The Best Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals

Technically Black Friday is happening now. While I love a good sale I am tapping out on the festivities this year to spend more time with my budget (and my family) but that should not stop you from indulging in finding your next favorite luxury purchase. If long lines aren’t your cup of tea, shop online. And now you can…
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23 Plus Size Winter Coats Under $200 You Should Have Already Purchased

Since it hasn’t gotten super cold, it might be time to talk plus size winter coats! But can someone tell me how we got here though? It was just a “John Blaze” type of hot outside like…two days ago. And it’s fittin’ to be 60 degrees tomorrow. Next week we’re barely hitting 30 degrees and that damn hawk is all the…
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How to take care of yourself while being a caregiver

When you decide (or remember) that your family is important to you it can send your emotions, your ego really, into a kiddie panic attack. Your ego and your need to be there will eventually collide.
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Buy Or Nah: Aussie Mega Moist Shampoo & Conditioner

I’ve been traveling for what seems like non-stop since this summer. I visited Belize, then Vegas for the Soul Train Awards, then Costa Rica for a much-needed solo retreat and now I am back in New York trying to catch up on life! While I’ve had a freaking blast seeing the world it was actually my hair that has paid the…
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redbook Red Beauty Box Review

From pet treats to stay-all-day mascara, to bacon every month boxes (yes this is a real thing, Google it) there’s absolutely no shortage of subscription boxes out there. So I take my job really seriously when I review these boxes and spread the word on which ones are worth your hard earned coins. Redbook Magazine‘s signature Red Beauty Box is here…
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5 Self-Care Exercises That Will Bring You Back To Your Happy Place

Let’s be honest, we face lots of demands from work, family, and the rest of the world. This election season has sent everyone’s blood pressure up the roof as the old folks say. In all the chaos of the day, there’s often little time to consider our own state of well-being. Getting extra sleep, eating nutritionally dense foods, and exercising are…
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Follow Me To: Belize [VIDEO]

Storytime: So one night I was up on my phone Facebook surfing until the sandman attacked my eyelids. It must have been around midnight or maybe later. My good good girlfriend, Danielle Young (if you follow me on social than you already know her) posted that she had just found one of those flight deals and bought had bought herself a…
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4 Last Minute Halloween Costumes That Only Require Makeup

Remember when we were kids and Halloween costumes were so easy (AND they always fit). Well! Now I’m almost 40 (AYE #ScorpioSeason is upon us) and my patience and waist size don’t match the inner kid that lives inside of me. She wants to participate so badly but life is just happening at record speed and Halloween costume shopping is not on…
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9 Halloween Makeup Tutorials Even You Can Try!

Each Halloween I say I am going to record halloween makeup tutorials. Well Halloween is creeping on our tails and I have yet to record a single video. I give up. I’m busy AF (I mean I did write a book did you get it yet) and more importantly I am lazy. But I have two pieces of good news.…
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13 Plus Size Bloggers Who Will Make You Not Miss Summer

OMG! How did we get here? It seems like just yesterday I was chasing off pigeons at the beach and slapping chub rub repellant on my thighs because the heat and humidity would not let me be great. Fall came through the door like a midnight Beyonce album and now we are all scrambling to get our sweaters out of…
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