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Wellness

When Will You Decide to Be Yourself?

I was watching Super Soul Sunday recently (as proud members of the Church of Winfrey are inclined to do) and wandered onto Oprah’s website. One of my favorite Oprah-isms is the Aha! Moment – an epic instant of understanding that can change the course of one’s life. Steve Carell’s came to him while he was …

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Wellness

Spring-cleaning, TED, and You

As of March 20th, spring is officially here! And you know what that means. Spring-cleaning. flowers, sunshine, #positivevibes But I’m not just talking about rummaging through old clothes that’ll never see the light of day again and giving them to charity. Or actually just blasting the Spice Girls while pretending to clean the house I’m …

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Life Wellness

Skin Care Routine for Dry Skin

I used to have oily skin like the rest of my sisters but those days have been long gone since taking Accutane in high school. It was like having my own personal strobing… all over my face. While the drug (mostly) solved my severe acne issues, it left me with a different landscape to work …

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Wellness

No Pressure, Okay?

So what if we’re already five days in? Happy, Happy New Year anyway! We’re not really into making grand, sweeping declarations (anymore) just because it’s January 1… But it is still a good time to take inventory of your accomplishments and failures and see what lessons can be found in them. After all, an entire planet …

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