April Ipsy Bag

Soo…. I really tried to record and make a video out of testing these products but some things came out blurry and it was pretty much a fail. I’m trying again with my Sephora Play Box so lets see what happens! Anyways, here are the deetz on the products I received this month. THEORIE HAIR […]

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Potato Soup for the Soul

Someone please tell me why its April but it feels like January? This weather has really got me bummed and I needed a warm pick me up. I remember one time my Chachi (aunt) and her family were over and she made the most amazing potato soup. It was my first time ever trying it […]

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March Ipsy Bag

Hi everyone! Trying a new format with Ipsy posts where I show you the information I have on the products and provide you with my own 2 cents. If you are interested in an Ipsy GlamBag subscription, click here its only $10 a month and you get 5 beauty products plus a cute little makeup bag! […]

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March Sephora Play Box

Beauty is my spirit animal ☺️ here’s the March Sephora box 🙂 SEPHORA COLLECTION Matte Perfection Powder Foundation COLOR: 26 Neutral Sand What it is: A hybrid powder foundation with a creamy texture and natural, matte finish. What it does: This unique powder foundation has a creamy texture that creates a flawless, matte finish. Featuring FlexMatte […]

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February Ipsy Bag

NAKED COSMETICS Vanilla Creme Lip Scrub Why You’ll Love It The hydrating blend of vitamin E and moisturizing oils leaves your lips crazy moisturized and super soft. Love wearing lipstick? This sugary sweet exfoliator also smoothes and preps your lips for all your fave colors. This sweet stuff smells *just* like vanilla cake batter. (But […]

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Feature Friday: New Beginnings – Hajrah Farooqi

“You’re going to Pakistan.” My dad had declared it. 2016 was definitely the most difficult year of my life. It was the year I transitioned from a kid into an adult. My entire life, all I had ever known, was life in America. It had never once occurred to me that I would ever be […]

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SPSP Conference Reflection

Yeah… so I know its not Friday — but let me explain. As I write this, I’m heading back to Detroit from the large conference I was attending in Atlanta, GA. What had happened was, I left this conference on Thursday morning thinking I would have time to write a reflection on this past semester […]

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Basic af Brownies

Anyone who knows me understands why this recipe and video mean so much to me. I’ve always been known as the brown girl who makes brownies. I’m excited to say that over the past 10 years or so of baking brownies, that I have found a recipe that is easy and that I love. Stay […]

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February Sephora Box

This month’s box was a home run! I fell in love with all the products. Excited to share my thoughts on them with you 🙂 BELIF Moisturizing Eye Bomb Which skin type is it good for? ✔ Normal ✔ Oily ✔ Combination ✔ Dry ✔ Sensitive What it is: A lightweight, refreshing eye cream that […]

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Feature Friday: Positivity Starts Here – Afeefeh

Pain sucks. It’s true. While emotions are mild, beautiful, heartbreaking, they are often accompanied by anger, sadness, saltiness, and many other thoughts and feelings. We tend to feel pain acutely and for a variety of reasons. Too regularly, those reasons center around another person or group of people. Recently, I experienced a variation of pain […]

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