Vegan Carrot Ginger Soup Recipe

Even though spring has officially sprung, the weather is still fluctuating between warm, beautiful days and cold dreary ones.  This creamy and smooth Carrot Ginger soup may just be the thing to get you through.  Vegan, yet totally satisfying. It’s quick and easy too.

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You can make this Carrot Ginger soup in about 30 minutes, and everyone will think you’ve been slaving away all day.

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Options for At Home Hair Removal

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One of the biggest banes of my life is shaving my legs.  I absolutely abhor it, and will do just about anything to avoid that awful task.

Why do I hate shaving my legs so?  Let me count the ways!

That coarse, wiry hair seems to exist only to mock me.  I can shave my legs, and it grows back fast.  Like really fast.  Within a day or two, you have to repeat this awful task.  No thank you.  Factor in nicks, cuts, and razor burn, and fuhgeddaboutit.

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Olay Regenerist Luminous Glow Challenge Results #luminousglow

 

The Olay Luminous Glow challenge is sponsored by P&G/SheSpeaks.  Opinions are my own.

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A couple weeks ago, I told you that I was taking the Olay Regenerist Luminous challenge.  I switched out my regular skin care regimen and replaced it with the new Olay Regenerist Luminous line.  As part of the challenge, I was to use the Olay Regenerist line for two weeks, and report back with my findings.

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Easy 30 Minute Pasta Bake Recipe

Let’s face it – no one really wants to cook dinner after a long day at work.  You’re tired, stressed out, and ready to chill out and relax.  What if I told you you could make a wholesome dinner in about the time it takes to go get fast food.

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This easy pasta bake recipe is one of the recipes that is a go-to recipe in our house.  I was allowed to cook when I was a kid, usually with adult supervision.  Around 6th grade or so, I just decided that I’d start making dinner.  I made a lot of these types of decisions – good or bad!  This easy pasta bake recipe was one of the things that I went to often.

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Peter Som for Kohls Sneak Peek #sponsored #petersomforkohls

I participated in an Ambassador program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Kohl’s. I received Kohl’s gift cards and sample pieces to facilitate my posts and as a thank you for participating.

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Recently, as part of my ambassadorship with Kohl’s, I had the chance to sneak preview the new Peter Som DesigNation collaboration, that will be available exclusively at Kohl’s.  Inspired by St Barths, these pieces are flirty and fun with quite a nautical flair.

What’s in this Peter Som for Kohl’s Sneak Peek?

First up was the black and white dress.  This is the type of dress that can take you from day to  night, and back to day again.  Pair it with a blazer for work.  Lose the blazer and add some sparkly jewelry and a pair of fabulous heels to hit up happy hour or for dinner with that certain someone.

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Inspirational Spring Quotes

Spring has finally arrived.  If not the weather, at least officially on the calendar.  Spring is a season of rebirth, awakenings, and hope.  After this ridiculous winter, I, for one, cannot wait to be outdoors again.

Here are some great inspirational Spring quotes.

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How I Wear Pink with Kohls #sponsored

“I participated in an Ambassador program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Kohl’s. I received Kohl’s gift cards and sample pieces to facilitate my posts and as a thank you for participating.”

As you may have heard, pink is like the IT color for spring 2014.  If you’re not wearing pink, you might as well be wearing a potato sack.  Recently, I had the chance to head over to Kohl’s to see what they had in the way of pink clothing and accessories for spring.

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Here’s how I would wear pink for a casual day, running errands around town or going out shopping.  Maybe to the Farmer’s Market or such.

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How to Wear a Statement Necklace

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Statement necklaces have become so popular in the past year or so.  One of the questions I hear most often is – “How do I wear a Statement Necklace?”

It’s really not that hard!  A lot of it depends on the style of the necklace.  For a necklace like this one, which is loaded with fabric rosettes in various colors, I would pair it with a solid colored top.

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I would wear this with a white or black tee or tank, denim capris, and sandals.  For a slightly dressier look, I might switch out some black or khaki pants and a wedge or a heel.

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