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3 Minute Hairstyles: How to Do a Modern French Twist

In the age of work / school / play from home life, simple morning routines have become paramount. I still like to get ready in the morning before we “start” our day. Much in the way that a bath in the evening signals to a newborn that it’s time to sleep, a quick shower, skincare routine and doing something with my hair tells my brain the day has now begun. It’s the little, “Go get ’em, Tiger!” that I need in the AM. I fell in love with this scallop hair clip from Wunderkin and that’s how this …

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15 Free Online Home Workouts You Can Do In Your Living Room

Daily routines these days seem to scarcely resemble their February counterparts. Whether you were used to going to the gym every day or had a favorite class schedule at studios around town, it is a huge shift to have to pivot to a totally new way of moving your body. Luckily, you can absolutely get a great workout from your own home. Even if working out wasn’t previously on your radar or part of your routine, there are so many great reasons to start now. During these times of heightened uncertainty and anxiety, moving your body can be a …

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7 Ways to Support Small Businesses This Weekend

We made it to Thursday which is basically the weekend by quarantine standards, am I right? What are your plans? I’m currently trying to talk a friend into sharing MasterClass with me. Any takers?! It’s no secret that this time we are in has been particularly rough on small businesses. We put our heads together this week to think about how we can support the business owners and artisans that we love and came up with this list. Some of the ways you can support small businesses right now costs literally nothing! Find brands you love …

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All of the Best Grocery Delivery Services in Austin, Texas (and Beyond!)

If you’re like me and would love to avoid the lines and crowds at the grocery stores, keep reading for all of the best grocery delivery services in Austin, Texas…   If you find yourself staring into the refrigerator and wondering where you’re going to find your next dozen eggs, you’re not alone. Last Wednesday I did a final Whole Foods run and decided that after that I would find away to not have to go back to the store until things felt a little safer. Our social distance quarantine had begun. Yesterday I decided …

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