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Not Black Enough. Not White Enough.

Before you read, I want you to keep this in mind: racism is not political. Anti-racism is not political. You can change your political affiliation at a whim, but I cannot change the color of my skin or the way people treat me because of it. I have long felt that it “wasn’t my place”… Continue reading Not Black Enough. Not White Enough.

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The Next Right Thing

I got word today that all schools in my city will be closing for the remainder of the school year. It was coming, I know. It's necessary if we're still trying to #flattenthecurve, but I'm angry. It's not because I have to keep my kids home- they're my people, I am their safe place, I… Continue reading The Next Right Thing

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Just UGH. Lemons, meet Lemonade.

My cuticle lines have been trash lately, and I've killed two top coats in the span of a week. My Triple Vitamin went first, but I've been using it since early December so honestly that's not that big a deal. It was really low anyway and turned into a stringy mess. I moved on to… Continue reading Just UGH. Lemons, meet Lemonade.

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Tissue Paper Tips

I've been cleaning like a mad woman lately, trying to make the household run like clockwork while fighting back at the chaos that ensues when three littles under 6 are the true rulers of the roost. This means I've found myself at a crossroad more than a few times in the past month. You know… Continue reading Tissue Paper Tips

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Small Business Spotlight- ApotheCara, Diplomatiq and Miss Raven

There's something about buying from small companies that makes you feel so warm and fuzzy- like you're making a difference even if all you're doing is really fueling addiction and adding to a collection that doesn't need more additions. Either way, I'd choose to buy from a small business 100 times over rather than give… Continue reading Small Business Spotlight- ApotheCara, Diplomatiq and Miss Raven

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How to Disguise Wide Nail Beds

Hold on to your forks, y'all- I'm about to take your sausage links and turn them into skinny bacon. What? Too much? Ok, let's dial it back some. I was not graced with the beautifully elongated nail beds that some of you chosen ones have. Getting a flattering shape has been HARD for me, and… Continue reading How to Disguise Wide Nail Beds

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My Dip Process and Ramblings…

Hello my lovely beauties! I took another step out of my comfort zone to record my dip process for you guys. The first step was deciding to publish a blog, which is making me feel incredibly naked and vulnerable. I want to show that I'm still learning as I go, but that even with little… Continue reading My Dip Process and Ramblings…