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Review: I Tried a Jade Roller for 30 Days

Self-care fads are always a hit or miss, like charcoal everything or the “fitness teas”, so when I started hearing about jade rolling your face, I shrugged it off as another unnecessary, and expensive, skincare trend. That all changed in early December ’18 when I got a HydraFacial and the esthetician raved about jade rolling. […]

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Lifestyle Product Reviews

ESYM Eucalyptus Roll-On Review

It’s winter in the Midwest and, for me, that means sinus flare-ups because of the cold air. Aromatherapy usually helps and so I smell oils like peppermint, lemon, rosemary, and eucalyptus. So when I saw the ESYM Eucalyptus Roll-On oil on sale for $5 at Fab Fit Fun (a freakin’ steal because it generally retails for $30), I […]

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Lifestyle Travel

72 Hours at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore

Over this past weekend, I, alongside my BF Bart, had the awesome opportunity to explore Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. It was a 7-hour drive from the south side of Chicago through Wisconsin up to Munising, Michigan. While in PRNL, we only explored a portion of the park including Chapel Beach and Beaver Creek. Day 1 We […]

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Lifestyle

My ~Current~ Favorite Podcasts

As a personal development and news junkie, I spend most of my travel/commute reading or listening to podcasts that cover topics like social issues, women entrepreneurs and their life advice, the meaning of life (is there one?) or simply catching up on the daily news. Either way, the following podcasts (and my commute) are essential in prepping […]

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Lifestyle

Tips on How to Live a Good Life

Like everyone, I experience negative thoughts, emotions, and perceptions. From road rage to the loss of a family member, these feelings seem unavoidable and a part of life. Yet, I long for ways to remain positive even during the worst of times. I enjoy practicing yoga, working out, reading, listening to music, but it’s still difficult […]