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January, 2014

  • 20 January

    Beauty: Let’s Talk About Face Oil/Beauty Oil

    I guess I am truly evolving because a year ago you couldn’t convince me to put oil on my acne-prone skin. However, for the last several days that’s exactly what I have been doing.  Surprisingly, it didn’t make my skin feel oily and neither did it trigger the production of …

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  • 19 January

    What I Wore: Houndstooth and Indigo

    I stumbled on this bold, houndstooth patterned, knit shirt on the 75% off rack at Macys last week. With the discount and Connecticut sales tax, the final cost was under $10.

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  • 15 January

    What I Wore: Red and Fuchsia

    I became a Canon EOS Rebel T3i parent about a month ago. Yeah! I am in the process of learning every nook and cranny so that I don’t continue taking photos on the Auto and P settings. I’ve taken various test shots through my house and around town but never …

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  • 13 January

    Travel: One Night in Brussels, Belgium

    Nestled in between France on the west, Netherlands on the east and Luxembourg on the south is the Kingdom of Belgium. Known the world over for its chocolates, beer and waffles, this federal monarchy is also one of the few trilingual countries in the world. Dutch, French and German are …

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  • 8 January

    Conways Highly Offensive Store Policy

    Conways is a chain of discount clothing stores that is popular in New York City. I learned about the chain when some of my people came up to visit from Jamaica a few years ago. Apparently, the tale of the their deep discounts traveled down the east coast, over the …

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