Exploring Beauty at Urban Outfitters
THE FRAGRANCE

Exploring Beauty at Urban Outfitters

One of my favorite things to do is look for what’s new in the world of beauty.  Discovering new innovation or staple items that have been modernized is fun for me.  If you understand where I’m coming from, raise your hand! My motto is beauty is where you find it.  And such was the case at Urban Outfitters.  I lived…

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Retinols For Perfect Skin? Yes, Please!
THE SKIN

Retinols For Perfect Skin? Yes, Please!

I’m just going to jump right in.  Retinol is the gentle little sister of the more potent Retinoid (or Retin-A as it’s commonly referred as).  Well, what are retinoids and retinol?  Glad you asked.  Both are vitamin A derivatives, but retinoid was created initially to combat acne, but was soon discovered that it was good for other uses like fighting…

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Sweets For The Sweet: Vegan Chocolate Truffles
THE FOODIE

Sweets For The Sweet: Vegan Chocolate Truffles

In my quest to clean up my diet, I’ve been contemplating foods I can eat to satisfy my sweet tooth without turning to refined sugars.  As someone who has a growing list of healthy dessert recipes, I came across a recipe for a wonderful chocolate truffle from one of my favorite vegan food blogs, The Minimalist Baker. These truffles are…

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