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Loving Gloss Bomb Lipgloss by Fenty

Finding a lovable lip gloss is a mission most of us have been on. In my opinion, a great lip gloss is long lasting, moisturizes, and feels comfortable to wear. That's why I have fallen in love with Gloss Bomb Universal Lip Luminizer, from Fenty Beauty by Rihanna. It looks great, moisturizes my lips for hours and, instantly makes my lips feel soft and look pretty.

Why I love itgreat colorgreat scentnot stickylong lastingjust the amount of shine I loveaffordableFenty products are cruelty free


Whether you just need a touch of color and shine or you're trying to make your nude lips pop, Gloss Bomb will do the trick. It's rose nude hue seems to be perfect for all complexions and with shea butter as one of it's ingredients, it goes beyond the call of duty lip gloss duty, leaving your lips soft for hours.

A little bit of this lip gloss goes a long way. Sometimes, I put it on and there's no need to reapply it for hours. It's peachy vanilla scent is yummy but subtle. I…
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Easy Chicken Tacos - 3 Ingredients

This is the best recipe for a day that you just don't have the time to dedicate to a making a meal, like a Saturday. It's one that you simply have to throw your ingredients together, go off and enjoy your Saturday, and dinner will be ready when you're ready to eat.

Von Doughnuts on Danforth

The doughnut in this pic is not just any doughnut, it's a Caramel Salt N' Pepa doughnut from Von Doughnuts. It is absolutely delish! I discovered Von one evening strolling along the Danforth with my family after dinner. As soon as we saw the big orange sign and my daughter's favorite word "Doughnuts", we had to check it out.


I'm hooked now but not just because of the doughnuts. I absolutely love the vibe of this place. It's just chill. The people who work there make it even better. My favorite is Nora, we bonded over doughnuts. Well, actually, she's the only Von employee I have met.  As you can see in the pick below, by the time we left, Nora was blowing good-bye kisses. We love her and we'll be back.


We dropped in a little too close to closing time so we only had the Caramel Salt N' Pepa and a few lightly sugared doughnut holes to choose from. But Miss Nora made sure we knew what doughnuts to come back for by reading off the list of flavors …

My Favorite Leave-Ins and Curl Creams for Natural Curls

A good leave-in conditioner and curl cream is essential if you want strong healthy hair. It's also a key step to achieving the style you want, whether it be curly and defined or smooth and straight. The goal is finding the right products that work with the texture of your hair. It should provide the nutrients  you need while guarding your hair from damage.

How to Love Yourself ♥

How many times have you heard "you need to love yourself before you can love anyone else". This is something that comes naturally for some but can be extremely hard for others. Some people have had some very tough experiences, sometimes one bad thing after the other. Some experiences effect you so deeply that loving yourself seems impossible. I've been working on loving myself for a very long time. Sometimes I have it down but other times I have to work harder, especially when the negative thoughts get in the way or something bad happens.

Be Brave

Are you nervous about something you have to do in front of an audience? Does the thought of an upcoming job interview, presentation, sporting event, or other performance make you break out in to stress sweat? Are you petrified about what the audience is going to think of you? I've been there and I  can tell you, it's important to get a handle on the fear before getting front of an audience.

If it takes over, it will hinder your performance and could be career limiting. Your big moment cannot be shrouded by anxiety. Instead, you'll need to be present, energetic, and confident. Find a ways to block out the nervousness or it will only impede your chances of success.

Making Happiness

Happiness isn't something someone can give you. You have to create it for yourself. I'm sure you've heard this before. Happiness is a state of mind that relies on many factors but the key ones are your emotions, your mind set, and your physical state. Without any help from other human beings, you can make yourself feel happy, content, and fulfilled.


You have the power to make yourself feel sad, angry, and empty.  Think about the times where you have felt great versus the times that you've been in the dumps. Your highs and lows are a result of your  thoughts and your internal noise. It has to do with your mindset about yourself, specifically the words you use and statements you make during self talk.

People who are truly happy know that they should not seek happiness from others. They've mastered the art of knowing how to simply reject the people and things that steal their joy. What that means is your journey to happiness may require a purge. You may have to let g…