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How I Deal with Hormonal Acne
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How I Deal with Hormonal Acne
If you hear the words 'hormonal acne' and cringe in anticipation of your dot leading to, well, dots across your face, you're not alone. And if you thought that acne connected to fluctuations in your hormone levels was a thing of your teenage past, think again. According to the American Academy of...
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How I Plan on Becoming a Morning Person (*Yawn*)
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How I Plan on Becoming a Morning Person (*Yawn*)
As a life-long night owl, there's nothing I love more than easing into my day— in other words, pushing snooze on my alarm 12 times, then grumbling all the way to the Keurig until the caffeine kicks in. I just don't understand how people can leap out of bed each morning— and on top of that, actual...
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Reliving the 90s with Plaid Blazers & Backpacks
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Reliving the 90s with Plaid Blazers & Backpacks
If you've learned anything about me over the past eight years of blogging, it's probably this— I'm a total 80s/90s nut. Anything that hails from those decades just gives me all the feels, probably because I'm nostalgic to a fault and wish I could go back in time and just be a kid again... those w...
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My Ride or Die Glossier Products
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My Ride or Die Glossier Products
Oh Glossier— why are you so irresistible? Is it your sleek packaging, cool-girl marketing or inspiring backstory (I've lost many an hour googling Emily Weiss, let me tell you) that leaves us all wanting more? Whatever it is, I'm in it deep. And luckily for me, now that they conveniently ship to C...
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Beret, All Day
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Beret, All Day
Bonjour! Je m'appelle Vickie et je suis une Francais wannabie... but seriously, aren't berets just the greatest thing of all time? I can't stop wearing them, and since we last broached the subject a few posts ago, my beret collection has literally tripled in size... no shame. The French are a ver...
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5 Tips for Better Blog Photos
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Whether you're a blogger, IG star or general online-content creator, you'll know just how important photography is. Now I'm by no means an expert when it comes to the subject, but there are a couple things I've picked up over the years that will hopefully help you hone your skills and create the ...
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Custom Denim Embroidery with Levis
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A few weeks back, I was lucky enough to be invited to the new Levis store at West Edmonton Mall to check out their Tailor Shop and have a piece of denim personalized. The eight-year-old bedazzling obsessive inside relished the thought of being able to emblazon a piece of outerwear any which way I...
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How to Make Your Makeup Last Longer
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Keeping your base in place can be tricky any time time of year— whether that means dealing with all the sun, and inevitably, sweat that goes hand-in-hand with summer, or the stinging winds and bitter cold that accompanies winter. Keeping your skin looking flawless can be a losing battle...
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5 Ways to Refocus Your Priorities
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One thing I've come to realize lately is that I'm so deep in this little social media bubble I've created for myself that I've lost sight of the things that make me feel happy and centred— like getting outside more, exploring new places, spending quality time with friends and family (that doesn't...
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Getting Frenched
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I one hundred percent acknowledge that I look like a try-hard Parisienne in these photos, and I'm alright with that. Last time I checked, playing dress-up isn't against the law, so why not have a little fun from time to time? Channel that inner child-rummaging-through-her-mother's-closet and what...
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