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Breast Cancer Awareness ~ Nail Vinyls For a Cause

Hey dolls! I hope that you all had a fabulous weekend. I’m turning 30 on October 7, so hubby invited my family and friends into town for a birthday celebration. My mom was even able to make the trip, so that was awesome. I’ve been so busy with work and spending time with my family that I finally got around
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Twinsie Tuesday ~ Bubbles ~ Orly Frolic

Hey dolls! I put together this look for today’s Twinsie Tuesday bubble theme at the last minute, so it’s pretty simple. If you follow me on social media, you know I celebrated my bestie getting her MBA late last week. We treated ourselves to a little girl time by getting manis and pedis done at one of her favorite salons.
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Indigo Bananas Twice As Bright

Breast Cancer Awareness ~ Indigo Bananas Twice As Bright

[cf-shortcode plugin=”cft” field=”Hidden Thought”] Hey dolls! Today I have pictures for you of my second breast cancer awareness mani. I participated in the Charlotte Susan G. Komen 5K this past weekend with my mother and our family and friends. We had a great time walking for the cure! I’d like for you all to use this post as your reminder
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MJ Inspired Mani

Manis for MJ

[cf-shortcode plugin=”cft” field=”Hidden Thought”] source Hey dolls! My friend Tiffany over at Tiffany’s Tasteful Talons had the awesome idea of people joining together to celebrate the amazing Michael Jackson. Everyone was supposed to create a mani that included a silver accent nail to represent the iconic glove that MJ wore during many performances and tag it #manisformj on social media.
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KBShimmer Dew It Right

Twinsie Tuesday ~ International Choice

[cf-shortcode plugin=”cft” field=”Hidden Thought”] Hey dolls! The Twinsie Tuesday theme for this week was International Choice. There are a few non-USA ladies in the group and this week they have a chance to represent their respective countries as we did last week with Fourth of July inspired looks. I was in the group with Róisín of Cuti-CLUE-les who is from Ireland. Our
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4th of July mani

Twinsie Tuesday ~ 4th of July Inspired

[cf-shortcode plugin=”cft” field=”Hidden Thought”] Hey dolls! Today I have photos for your of my Reader’s Choice Monday and Twinsie Tuesday mash up post. The winner of last week’s poll was color blocking with 53% of the vote. The theme for Twinsie Tuesday was 4th of July inspired, so I thought those two would go well together. I started with a
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Are You Coconuts

Nail Sauce Are You Coconuts?!

Hey dolls! After wearing Orly Au Champagne over the weekend for Nails for Newton, I decided to try out a new glitter I recently purchased. Nail Sauce had a really good sale on Black Friday, so I picked up three of her polishes. I first found out about this brand on instagram. Are You Coconuts?! is comprised of blue, brown,
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In Remembrance…

I’m writing this post with a heavy heart this evening. I’ve tried not to watch the news at all today as my heart breaks a little more each time I think about the lives that were senselessly lost at Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, CT. As an educator and a lover of children, I can’t fathom how this could
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Pink Wednesday ~ Orly Miss Conduct

Happy Wednesday dolls! I hope you all are ready to celebrate the Thanksgiving holidays with loved ones. I’m out of town now with my family and ready for a weekend of fun. Today I’m wearing a color that I had to have after seeing it pop up time after time on Instagram. Orly Miss Conduct is a gorgeous magenta that
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Reader’s Choice Monday ~ Orly Mermaid Tale

Hey dolls! The winner for this week’s reader’s choice was Orly Mermaid Tale with 50% of the votes. Mermaid Tale is filled with various sized green glitter, light blue hexes, and a little holo sparkle. Mermaid Tale’s formula was good; the glitter was easily placed on the nail and did not have an extremely gritty finish. The glitter is not
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