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How To Halloween: Holtzmann

I don’t usually dress up for Halloween. Not because I don’t love a good costume, but because being the only adult dressed up in the grocery store is kind of weird. At this point Halloween is pretty much just about … Continue reading

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Who Knew I Had A Talent For Bodywork?

Several weeks ago, on one of our special, special, windy Nebraska days, the wind ripped my car door out of my hands and slammed it into the cart return at the grocery store. Instant dent, with a lovely crack in … Continue reading

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How To Halloween: Zombie Makeup

Last year, when Isabelle told me she wanted to be a bride for Halloween, I was less than thrilled.¬† I mean, is there anything creepier than shopping for child size wedding dresses? Although, when I think of it that way, … Continue reading

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How To Halloween: Maleficent Makeup

When Sophie decided to be Maleficent for Halloween this year, I thought it was a great idea.  Hopefully it would prove to be a less popular costume than lats year, when she was one of FIVE Elsas in her class. … Continue reading

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Diy Dye

I love being pampered. Massages, pedicures, getting my hair done- I love all of it. But over the past few years, I’ve found myself unhappy with the outcome, and enjoying the process less. It’s no fun spending hours at the … Continue reading

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