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It’s Blursday in Novembruary

Perfume PosseIt’s Blursday in Novembruary Folks, it’s been a bit of a rough start to 2021, hence this lame post.  I still can’t smell much and it definitely got worse this summer; COVID antibody tests are negative so who knows.  Good news is, as a… Continue Reading → Perfume PosseIt’s Blursday in Novembruary
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First Black woman to lead the US Naval Academy's students says the military's campaign to fight racial issues is for 'generations down the line'

US Navy Midshipman Sydney Barber of Lake Forest, Illinois. US Navy US Navy Midshipman 1st Class Sydney Barber, the first Black woman to lead the US Naval Academy as a brigade commander, described the country's reckoning with racial tensions as an eye-opening experience and said there was still "a lot of room for progress." "It's a good thing that we're opening up the conversation, and it's a good thing we're working through initiatives to address the issues," she told Insider. Of the 1,194...
Tags: Politics, News, Navy, US, Careers, Trends, Marine Corps, Illinois, U.S. military, Barber, Floyd, US Naval Academy, First Black, David Choi, Gilday, Mike Gilday


First Black woman to lead the US Naval Academy's students says the military still has 'a lot of room for progress' on racial issues

US Navy Midshipman Sydney Barber of Lake Forest, Illinois. US Navy US Navy Midshipman 1st Class Sydney Barber, the first Black woman to lead the US Naval Academy as a brigade commander, described the country's reckoning with racial tensions as an eye-opening experience and said there was still "a lot of room for progress." "It's a good thing that we're opening up the conversation, and it's a good thing we're working through initiatives to address the issues," she told Insider. Of the 1,194...
Tags: Politics, News, Navy, US, Careers, Trends, Marine Corps, Illinois, U.S. military, Barber, Floyd, US Naval Academy, First Black, David Choi, Gilday, Mike Gilday


Fashion News Roundup: December 2020

A Gucci collaboration, Pantone’s colours of 2021, the top 10 beauty searches in 2020, and other style news that caught our attention in the last month of 2020. Madewell is the latest fashion retailer to join the 15 percent pledge: By the end of 2021, Black-owned brands, artisans, and designers will account for at least 15 percent of the brand’s third-party partnerships, including collaborations. Fashion model Stella Tennant has died at the age of 50. Have a look at Gucci’s collaboration with Th...
Tags: Google, Fashion, UK, News, Gucci, Napoleon, Pierre Cardin, Cardin, Pat McGrath, Madewell, Stella Tennant, Martin Margiela


'No respite between holidays!' Hot cross buns' early arrival prompts joy and fury

The debate over when hot cross buns should be sold is almost as much of a tradition in Australia as the Easter treat itselfFor years supermarkets have released hot cross buns well before Easter, and as the yeasted treats arrive, so too does the pro- or anti-bun outrage.“No respite between holidays!” my mum texts me on 3 January, after sighting off-white crosses on New Year’s Day. “Buy buy buy pure consumerism in your face!” She insists she’s only mildly annoyed by the baked good’s drawn-out shel...
Tags: Food, Australia, Life and style, Baking, Easter, Australian lifestyle


First Black woman to lead the US Naval Academy's students says the campaign to fight racial issues is for 'generations down the line'

US Navy Midshipman Sydney Barber of Lake Forest, Illinois. US Navy US Navy Midshipman 1st Class Sydney Barber, the first Black woman to lead the US Naval Academy as a brigade commander, described the country's reckoning with racial tensions as an eye-opening experience and said there was still "a lot of room for progress." "It's a good thing that we're opening up the conversation, and it's a good thing we're working through initiatives to address the issues," she told Insider. Of the 1,194...
Tags: Politics, News, Navy, US, Careers, Trends, Marine Corps, Illinois, U.S. military, Barber, Floyd, US Naval Academy, First Black, David Choi, Gilday, Mike Gilday


Sephora Mystery Birthday Reward for 2021 Available Now!

The Sephora Birthday 2021 Gifts have arrived at Sephora.com including a new Sephora Mystery Birthday Reward for 2021 that’s exclusively available online at sephora.com! Is January your Birthday Month? Happy Birthday! A very Happy Birthday! Here’s the new beginnings! As you know the Sephora Birthday Rewards 2021 have been revealed which include: Laneige Birthday Reward: Water Bank Moisture Cream, the original Lip Sleeping Mask, and Water Sleeping Mask NARS Birthday Reward: Laguna Bronzer ...
Tags: Beauty, Sephora, Laguna, Laguna bronzer, Water Bank Moisture Cream, Guerlain La Petite Robe Noire Lipstick, Spring Collections 2021, Lip Sleeping Mask


Podcast #672: How to Do the Impossible This Year

There are goals in life that seem very attainable. And then there are those which seem practically impossible — rising out of poverty and/or a traumatic childhood, becoming a bestselling writer, deadlifting 500 pounds. With impossible goals the odds seem long, and it isn’t clear how to get from point A to point B. My guest today has spent decades figuring out the roadmap for making that journey. His name is Steven Kotler, he’s a peak performance expert, the Executive Director of the Flow Rese...
Tags: Podcast, Life, Personal Development, Steven, Steven Kotler, A Man's Life, Steven Steven, Steven Live Life


Are You a Goal-Getter or a Goal-Forgetter?

There are two types of people in the world: goal-getters and goal-forgetters. We share three differences between the two. We discuss how to keep your New Year’s resolutions on The BIGG Success Show. Here’s a summary… In a study on New Year’s resolutions, at the University of Scranton, by JC Norcross and DJ Vagarelli, 200 […] The post Are You a Goal-Getter or a Goal-Forgetter? appeared first on Bigg Success. [click the title link above to read our full post]
Tags: Podcast, Goals, Careers, Problem Solving, Mindset, Focus, Attitude, New Years Resolutions, Personal Development, Resolutions, University of Scranton, Adversity, Audioblog, Bigg Success, George Krueger, Mary-lynn Foster


7 Things You Need to Know About Self Storage Facilities

Whether you live in a rented apartment or your own house, you may feel the need to stow away extra things that you don’t need daily. Storage facilities provide a space-saving solution. There are many storage facilities available in the market. However, depending on your specific needs, you may need to store your essentials either for short-term or long-term. Among storage facilities, you may find a plethora of options including self-storage and full-service stowing services. The former system ...
Tags: Storage, Life, Investments, Jazz, Self Storage Facilities


Inside Blair House, the presidential guest house that's bigger than the White House and known as the 'world's most exclusive hotel'

President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump visit former President George W. Bush and former First Lady Laura Bush at Blair House on December 4, 2018. Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead Blair House is the presidential guest house, just steps from the White House. People call it the "world's most exclusive hotel" because heads of state, royalty, and presidents-elect stay there as guests of the commander in chief. Blair House was built in the 1820s as a family's home,...
Tags: Politics, UK, News, Vladimir Putin, Obama, Washington, Life, Senate, White House, Wikipedia, US, Barack Obama, Trends, Spain, Features, Hillary Clinton


How To Feel Good About Yourself In 2021

The New Year is nearly here, and it feels like it’s been a really rough ride in 2020 to get us here, doesn’t it? 2020 has proven to be a challenging year for most, with the global health crisis leading to economic worries and a sharp rise in unemployment. This can make it feel like spending time worrying about yourself should be the last thing on your mind, but studies show that when you feel better about yourself, you’re likely to radiate out that good feeling and improve the lives of ...
Tags: Health, Fashion, Diet, Fitness, Health Tips, Self Care, Health & Fitness


5 New Makeup Things I Love and One Non-Makeup Thing I Adore

Happy New Year guys! I hope it’s going to be your best year ever! I’m thinking of you and I’m manifesting good things in my heart and mind for you! I hope you’re blessed this year with your health and happiness. I didn’t have a bad 2020. I had my job, I had my health, and still had/have all my loved ones. I had food on my table and I had a warm bed to sleep in at night! I don’t wish for more this year. If I keep all these things into 2021 I’ll be perfectly happy! People spent so much time...
Tags: New York, Beauty, Estee Lauder, Black Lives Matter, Don, Pedro Pascal, Ulta, Natasha Denona, Musings of the Day, Fenty Gloss Bomb Cream Color Drip Lip Creams, Pedro Pascal Which, Elle Magazine Michael Schwartz


Colourpop Love Struck 5 Pan Eyeshadow Palettes $10 Each Launching this Week

Add the new Colourpop Love Struck Eyeshadow Palettes to my love list! At $10 each these five shade eyeshadow palettes are a nice little budget pick! Colourpop is releasing the Love Struck 5 Pan Eyeshadow Palettes in five shades on January 7th at 10AM PST. They’ll likely sell out fast so be sure to set your alarms. Shades include: Crush (warm cozy coppers) Cherish (romantic cranberry tones) Ballad (smokey, cool toned gunmetal) Lyric (soft bronzey neutrals) Amor (metallic rosey shades) I’m p...
Tags: Beauty, Colourpop, Pan Eyeshadow Palettes, Spring Collections 2021


Yves Saint Laurent Black Opium Zebra Collector's Edition

Black Opium Eau de Parfum from Yves Saint Laurent is available in a limited edition called "Love at First Spray" from January 2021. The bottle of this collector's edition is decorated with a zebra print, in silver stripes and sequins, as one of the signature fashion details of the brand. "The thrill on the skin, the rush of adrenaline and the heart beating faster. A spray for amplified sensat... Read full article: Yves Saint Laurent Black Opium Zebra Collector's Edition from Fragrantica Perfu...
Tags: Fashion, Yves Saint Laurent, Black Opium Eau de Parfum, Yves Saint Laurent Black Opium Zebra Collector


Selling Made Simple: A Guide For Property Owners

Moving house can be exhilarating, but it’s no secret that selling a property can be stressful. If you’ve decided that it’s time for a change, or a new job or a desire to travel is taking you to pastures new, here are some tips to make selling simple and stress-free.  Be realistic about the asking price There are tools and websites you can use to get an idea of the value of your home, but property is only ever worth what a buyer is willing to pay. Before you put your house on the ma...
Tags: Fashion, Home Ownership, Property Owners, Home Life, Selling Your Home, Home Seller, Home Owner, Home Owners


Who Asked for the The Sims x MAC Cosmetics Eyeshadow Palette Again?

One of the weirder items launching this year is the is the new, limited edition The Sims x MAC Cosmetics Eyeshadow Palette. You’re not doing so good here MAC! You already pissed me off with that Glitter Eyeshadow Palette launch and now this! Ok, just to clarify I used to be obsessed with the Sims. I still am on some odd level as I do play from time to time but not sure I really need an entire eyeshadow palette inspired by the game especially one that’s sort of mediocre looking! That being...
Tags: Mac, SIM, Beauty, Sims, Mac Cosmetics, Spring Collections 2021, Sims x MAC, Sims x MAC Cosmetics, Romero Jenning, Sims x MAC Eyeshadow


Clinique Lunar 2021 Cheek Pop Highlighter Is Still Available

Clinique Lunar Cheek Pop Highlighter for Lunar Year 2021 is still very much available at macys.com with free shipping. Damn! This sold out fast everywhere this year! Wonder why? I suspect because it’s actually really pretty compared the ones they’ve done in the past. The gorgeous brassy gold looks gorgeous! I’d totally use it as an eyeshadow as well as a highlighter. Believe me I’m sort of tempted to get it just because I am farmhouse obsessed. Of course, they didn’t intentionally make t...
Tags: Beauty, Sephora, Macy, Clinique, Spring Collections 2021, Xin Nian Kuai Le Hopefully


Alexander Wang Accused Of Sexual Assault, Denies Allegations

The designer calls the accusations 'baseless and grotesquely false' in a statement.
Tags: Fashion, Law, Alexander Wang


The Best AoM Podcast Episodes on Making and Breaking Habits

At the beginning of every new year, people around the world make resolutions for how to better themselves. Many of these goals revolve around habits — forming new ones, eliminating bad ones, cementing irregular ones. On the Art of Manliness podcast, we’ve covered a lot of different facets of habit forming and breaking, including specifically tackling the two most common resolutions: exercising more and losing weight. Check out the seven episodes below to get the new year started on the right fo...
Tags: Podcast, Life, Habits, Stephen, Personal Development, James Clear, Stephen Covey, Charles Duhigg, Duhigg, A Man's Life, Michelle Segar, BJ Fogg, Stephan Guyenet, Ross Ellenhorn


Neiman Marcus Sale on Sale + $50 Off $200 or More

Neiman Marcus has select fragrances, Tom Ford, Lipstick Queen and other items on sale! Also, they are holding their annual cash discount which gets you $50 off $200, $125 off $500, or $275 off $1000. This cash discount doesn’t work on clearance does work on regularly priced beauty and there’s plenty of new Spring launches including the latest Tom Ford fragrance. I always use the cash discount for niche and luxury fragrance purchases as it really chisels down the price on them! Enjoy! Where ...
Tags: Beauty, Tom Ford, Neiman Marcus, Steals and Deals, Neiman Marcus You, Neiman Marcus Sale on Sale, Tom Ford Lipstick Queen, Neiman Marcus Sale


Dein Horoskop im Januar – So stehen die Sterne in diesem Monat

Neues Jahr, neues Glück – und nach den Turbulenzen der vergangenen Monate beginnen wir 2021 mit ein wenig Entspannung. Schon am 6. Januar kühlen sich unsere erhitzten Gemüter ab, sobald der Kriegerplanet Mars ins Bild des beständigen Stiers tritt. Es ist jetzt an der Zeit, unser Leben als großes Ganzes zu betrachten und unser Verhalten anzupassen, wo es nötig ist. Ab dem 8. Januar hilft uns dabei auch der Botenplanet Merkur, wenn er ins Zeichen des Wassermanns zieht und unsere Kreativität und un...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Mars, Pluto, Kraft, Venus, Welt, Bild, AB, GEIST, Seite, Energie, Auch, Wie, Zwilling, Zeiten


Diamond and Platinum Offers at Ulta Today Only Plus Coupon

Good Morning! Happy New Year to you! I hope it was special! There’s some Ulta Diamond and Platinum Offers today available at ulta.com! Also, don’t forget today’s Love Your Skin Sale items are still available plus you get free shipping on any order that contains one of these items! Love Your Skin Sale items: ZitSticka KILLA Kit 4 Pack $8 Clinique Endless Glow Moisture Surge Set $65 (Diamond and Platinum) It Cosmetics Confidence in A Neck Cream Anti-Aging Moisturizer $26 (Diamond and Platinum) B...
Tags: Beauty, Clinique, Ulta, Steals and Deals, Becca Hydra, Ulta Diamond, Becca Hydra Light Plumping Lip Mask


Milani Color Fetish Lipstick Now at Ulta Plus a Coupon!

Just a reminder Color Fetish Lipstick and Cheek Kiss Cream Blush have both launched at Ulta.com! You know I’m absolutely love the Color Fetish Lipstick formula! So soft, so shiny, excellent color! I’m wearing Tied Up below. Milani Tied Up Color Fetish Shine Lipstick Milani Color Fetish Shine Lipstick Swatches (Tied Up) Milani also launched their Cheek Kiss Cream Blush at ulta.com today too! There’s also a coupon available at Ulta at the moment which gets you $3.50 off any $15 purchas...
Tags: Walmart, Beauty, Ulta, Milani, Spring Collections 2021, Milani Color Fetish Lipstick Now, Cheek Kiss Cream Blush


Clinique Dewy For Days Moisture Surge Set is Still In Stock with Free GWP

I’m surprised the Clinique Dewy For Days Moisture Surge Set is still in stock! Hurry over to ulta.com to get yours! It’s on sale today only for $65 for Diamond and Platinum Members! I woke up at stupid ass o’clock to get one because I thought it would sale out! This contains some of my favorite products like the two concentrates (one for face, one for eyes)! These are all full-size products. The eye concentrate doesn’t really fill but it’s sticky and quite moisturizing making it a great pi...
Tags: Beauty, Clinique, Ulta, Smashbox, Steals and Deals, Napoleon Perdis, Hour Hydro Filler Concentrate, Clinique Purchase My Happy Baked Goods Sample, Maison Margiela Replica Gift Set, Oreal New York Nudes Colour Riche Nail Collection


Stila 60% Off Or More

Just heads up Stila is on sale today with prices as low as $8 at hautelook.com! There are LOTS of products and gift sets available. It’s worth a look if you Glitter and Glow Eyeshadows, Boss Gloss, etc…! Enjoy! Where to buy Hautelook You may also enjoy... NARS Summer Collection 2010 NARS Belle du Jour Collection Pacifica Body Lotion ReviewPacifica Sea Foam Complete Face Wash ReviewVOV Castledew Diecut Eyes and Lip Palette The post Stila 60% Off Or More appeared first on Musings of...
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Alexander Wang slams sexual assault claims

Alexander Wang has insisted that although he “frequently” attended parties “where drugs and alcohol were present,” he has never sexually abused anyone. The under-fire designer has been accused of making unwanted sexual advances to several people amid claims that he served water laced with party drug Molly, which he strenuously denies. On Monday, Wang sent...
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Chrissy Teigen re-pierces nose, tries out pink hair transformation

"I realize this looks like I’m having a crisis lol I just wanna start looking the way I’ve always wanted to!!”
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Fat felines: we all love a 'chonky' cat – but the online trend has to end

Over the last few years, the internet has thrilled to pictures of chubby pets. But now experts are calling for a new era of cat shaming and determined dieting Name: Fat cats.Age: Probably no older than 10, given their propensity to die young.Appearance: Fat. Continue reading...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, Cats, Social Networking, Internet, Animals, Pets, Life and style, World news


Bobbi Brown Crushed Shine Jelly Stick for Lips But Can We Use Them On Cheeks?

Bobbi Brown Crushed Shine Jelly Stick are a new moisturizing lipstick available in six shades for Spring 2021 that just launched at Sephora and I couldn’t help but think, “Can I use these on my cheeks?” Is that weird? I’m sort of into dewy cheek products lately. Although they say these are a lipstick they sort of look like a balm especially since they are a sheerer finish! They have a soft, shiny finish and contain fruit oils as well as Hyaluronic Acid that acts to plump and smooth lips whil...
Tags: Beauty, Sephora, Bobbi Brown, Bobbi, Revlon Kiss Balm, Spring Collections 2020, Almay Color Care Lip Oil



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