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The Three Best Exfoliating Pads For Your Face

Exfoliating pads have quickly worked their way into my skincare routine. I have three exfoliating pads that I rotate between for different occasions. They differ in potency and I thus use them either on a daily or weekly basis. I love them as an alternative to a regular face wash exfoliator. I’ve found I can target problem areas better and I can gently exfoliate every day. They also brighten my skin and provide me with a healthy glow.

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What I Learned From Buying Our First Home

Both Greg and I had never owned property before buying our house. We were the definition of first time home buyers. No idea what we were doing or where to start. We made a list of things we wanted in a home. We wanted an older house rather than a modern condo because it would fit our lifestyle better. Location was also very important to us as we didn’t want to live too far in the ‘burbs and still be close to work/metro access.

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Friday Favorites Vol. 9 | Preparing For Spring

Even though we had snow for a brief second this week (!), it sure feels like spring. The sun is out, birds are chirping and the tulips in our front yard are peeking out. I’m looking forward to our first spring at the house and being able to enjoy the outdoors again. With that, I also have spring cleaning and my spring closet on my mind.

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My Stay At The Intercontinental Wharf D.C.

A few weekends ago Greg surprised me with a stay at the Intercontinental Wharf DC. We’d talked about staying there ever since it opened a few months ago. As part of being an IHG rewards member, we receive a complimentary night each year and the timing worked out perfectly.

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Giving Glossier Some Love Again

Earlier this year I placed my third (ever) Glossier order. I needed more boy brow because it’s my favorite brow gel and they’ve launched new products since my last purchase. The generation g matte lipsticks and liquid blush cloud paints both sounded very intriguing to me so I ordered one of each.

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