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    GRWM: Fancy Date Night Look [VIDEO]

    It’s been a minute since I’ve recorded a makeup tutorial for YouTube. But I have literally adopted this fancy date night makeup look as my go-to look. It’s so crazy simple. And I’ll also admit that the release of IG Stories made me a lazy content creator. And now we got IGTV! I can’t deal. But my takeaway is that…
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    5 Instagram tips straight from Eva Chen & her gladiator team

    Last week I was invited by P&G to visit Facebook headquarters in Manhattan. Our goal: gain insights on how brands can increase Instagram followers, drive engagement and master Instagram Stories and Instagram Live (read: how to really use Instagram!). So I cleared my schedule because, duh Facebook. The event, “A Conversation with Eva Chen and Instagram Experts”, was hosted by the…
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    5 Staycay or Vacay Essentials from BabbleBoxx To Make Planning A Bit Easier

    Mother Nature is finally letting Summer out of hibernation to play with us (I think). Now is the perfect time to think about vacations. But since we had $30K wedding (relive it here) and bought a house there’s no vacation for us anytime soon. But I am all about staycations! My friends over at Babbleboxx sent me another box filled…
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    Save your spot: Gratitude. Forgiveness. Growth. A Self-Care Session

    I’m finally pulling the trigger on our first event. I am so freaking nervous. Like anxiety on twenty-one thousand. But I’m pushing forward and allowing my passion for helping you to spill out into the Universe (read: I’m doing what God told me to do). My vision for Destination Heal was not clear in the beginning. It was just a…
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    How to thrive during your first year of marriage

    I cannot believe we’ve been married for 9 months. Even though husbae and I had been together for nearly 2 decades marriage is a different beast. You’ve got these new “forever” roles and now it’s time to define them. Problem is, some (most) couples wait until it’s too late to create those definitions. Now you’re 8 years into your marriage…
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    Here’s what your bridal shower should really look like [video]

    My bridal shower weekend happened nearly a year ago and I realized that I never shared with you all. It’s been a crazy year. Buying a house. Getting married. Moving! Renovating our house. So much has happened. I took a break from blogging and didn’t even realize it. So I’m rewinding to my bridal shower weekend. Still funny AF so…
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    Caring For Your Relaxed Hair, For Those Of Us Who Have Said Goodbye To #TeamNatural

    This post is sponsored by Head & Shoulders and SheKnows Media. There was an ear-piercing gasp when I told the Internet that I had gotten a relaxer and was no longer #TeamNatural. After they all realized that no real crimes had been committed and that just maybe my hair and scalp were just as healthy relaxed, or even healthier than before,…
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    10 Tips You Need To Read Before You Go Shopping For Your Wedding Dress (So That You Don’t Go Crazy!)

    Shopping for a wedding dress can be both wildly fun and seriously daunting on your soul (watch my first wedding dress shopping vlog here). I remember having major anxiety trying to shop for my wedding dress. From what style I wanted to wear to who to invite to help me make the decision (watch my second wedding dress shopping video here).…
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    What To Pack For A Trip To Ghana + What I forgot

    What to pack for a trip to Ghana was an ongoing and overwhelming thought for me. Even though we got a list of things to bring from Hayet I still felt super unprepared. So I made a list of things I packed (and the things I forgot) because if you should find yourself in Ghana I want you to be…
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    What I Wore In Ghana + Where To Buy It

    I’m just getting back from my trip to Ghana and there’s so much to unpack for you guys. #ContentForWeeks. From the culture to the food, to traveling with 16 very bold and fearless personalities–you could say that I am a bit overwhelmed. The trip was planned by my good girlfriend and fellow lifestyle blogger Hayet Rida. Over a year ago she…
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