Got a baby? Gonna have a baby? Know a baby?

Today, Beautycounter is announcing 2 new product additions to their baby and kids line of products.

  1. Calming Diaper Rash Cream
    This hypoallergenic formula is made with safer ingredients. It is preservative, paraben, phthalate, soy, nut, and gluten-free. Non-nano zinc oxide helps relieve and prevent redness, inflammation, and irritation. Tapioca starch absorbs excess moisture caused by diapers while helping maintain skin’s softness and smoothness. Shea butter and jojoba oil moisturize and nurture delicate skin. $18 
  2. Classic Diaper Bag
    Carry all of baby’s essentials in a stylish canvas diaper bag, featuring a classic navy exterior and striped interior lining. Big enough to carry all the necessary items, plus it includes a changing pad, canvas pouch and plenty of pockets for ease and organization. $98

Keep reading below for a detailed review of the products and free gift with purchase!

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You Sheer Do Make Me Blush

Is February the month of love?  I think so…………it’s when my husband proposed to me for Valentine’s Day. Cliché it may be but it was very romantic. American marketing and branding thinks it is the month of love as well. Do you believe in the hullaboo that is Valentine’s day?

February also means that I want to wear a lot of pink and red for the month and that includes my cosmetics. Pink is my very favorite color and there is an old saying that redheads don’t look good in pink. Beautyeditor has a great article about what makeup colors redheads can wear and there is a lot of pink there! And doesn’t Julianne Moore just look stunning in her pinks lips?

Speaking of lips………….I don’t have a lot of pink cosmetics so I jumped at the chance to get this limited edition Beautycounter blush/lip sheer duo being offered at $52 (an $18 discount) while supplies last. The colors are pink perfection and I do look good in pink! Keep reading below for a free gift!


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Pen Pals and Middle School

When I was in middle school I lived in a suburb of Dallas, TX and I had a pen pal in France. From what I remember she lived somewhere in the great expanse between Paris and France’s southern coast. I’m sure my mom still has a box somewhere in her attic of our letters. Maybe I need to find them.

I have no idea how I found her or how we originally got in touch with each other. Maybe it was Tiger Beat or something (can you believe they still produce this magazine)?

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