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March 2016

Travel

Traveling Turkey Tips

When traveling to Turkey there are so many things to do and places to see that it is hard to figure out where to start. After traveling all over Turkey, I compiled a list of my favorite things that I did while I was there. Here are my top picks from the list that allowed me to visit amazing landmarks while truly experiencing the Turkish culture. Explore the Hagia Sophia The Hagia Sophia is an architectural wonder that is rich…

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Food

Show-Stopping Recipe for Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

Scrambling last minute to find a recipe to make for Easter? We have a great one to impress the relatives, both adults and kids alike, carrot cake cupcakes with cream cheese frosting! Say that ten times fast! They are simple, quick, and absolutely delicious!   There are a few details that I should run through quick before we get down to the nitty-gritty. When baking carrot cake, many recipes call for finely shredded carrots. If you have a food processor attachment, it will do…

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Beauty

Eye Make-up Do’s and Dont’s

    For the most part, we all do our make-up in the morning before we head off to our busy days. Whether it’s in the office or out with friends, we want to look lively and awake, despite the fact that we really needed an extra 10 minutes…or 10 hours of sleep. However, the way we apply our make-up can cause us to look more tired than we actually are. Eye make-up is one of the main things we…

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Food

Irish Soda Bread Recipe

St. Patrick's Day Food

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Leave it to the Irish to make an amazing loaf of bread using ingredients I guarantee you already have in your pantry! In past years I’ve made most of the traditional St. Patty’s Day foods, corn beef and cabbage, green desserts, and even done the whole green beer thing! This year though, I was at a local grocery store and they were sampling some Irish soda bread, it was so good! I’ve never had Irish soda…

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Beauty

Coffee and Coconut Oil Scrub

Coffee grounds and coconut oil are a great option for a facial moisturizer and exfoliator. Putting coconut oil on your skin may sound scary at first, because the word “oil” makes people think that it will cause your skin to break out. However, coconut oil is a different type of fat that gives skin an even tone and reduces the appearance of pores. It also contains anti-aging properties and vitamin-E, which heals any past scars or marks on the skin.…

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Food

Southwest Chicken Pizza

Southwest Chicken Pizza Recipe

Happy National Pi Day! (3.14) In order to make sure that we properly observe National Pi Day and do our due diligence, we are sharing with you our killer recipe for Southwest Chicken Pizza “Pie”! This flatbread pizza is not only out of this world tasty, but super quick and simple to make as well! It’s a win-win!! I can’t decide what my favorite part is, but all the fresh ingredients and flavors come together perfectly to make the tastiest…

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Travel

Maui Must Do’s

Welcome to Maui! As you get off the plane you are greeted by 85 degrees and a leis ( how could you not like this place). Traveling to a new place can be overwhelming and stressful at times. So much to do and see and so little time. So here is a few helpful tips for you of you planning a trip to paradise. 1.Where to get the best eats: Food glorious food. On vacation there is absolutely no calorie…

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Lifestyle

Spring Capsule Wardrobe

Here is a look at our fabulous Spring capsule wardrobe! We used under 10 pieces to create 12 different outfits! Check out the photos below to see seven of them! Each item is a solid piece that can be layered or paired with almost every other item in the group! Feel free to comment with any questions you may have about where items are from or outfit ideas! Enjoy! Get it: Teva Leather Ankle Boots Get it: Brown Fossil Wallet Get it: New Balance 696…

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