End of 2016 Favorites + Return from Hiatus


Hello all!

It has been about two months since I’ve posted on the blog and it has been a crazy and wonderful time! Since the last post, I had a birthday, celebrated Thanksgiving and spent a month back home with my family, and got engaged. The hiatus to focus on family has been wonderful, but I am ready to get back to blogging!

I thought I would share some of my favorites, material and beauty-related and otherwise, to fill you all in on the time since the blog hiatus.

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New Holy Grail? Essie Gel Couture Polish and Top Coat

While browsing at Ulta (because who doesn’t love a good Ulta browse), I saw the new Essie Gel Couture display and thought I would give it a shot. Here is what Essie claims:

 “Essie Gel Couture provides up to 14 days of color and shine in unique, couture-inspired shades. No lamp required. Easy removal.”

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