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Beauty

Summer Skincare Routine

PM Ihave found that by following a regimen and sticking to that is truly the key to clear and hydrated skin. I like to take my time at night and not only clean my skin but also use some essential products to be preventative to what my skin is prone to do. I always start this routine with properly removing all the makeup on my face using a Neutrogena “makeup remover cleansing wipes” (1). Next I use my Rodan & Fields Redefine Regimen (2). It is a three step system: a cleanser, a toner and an overnight restorative cream.  Lastly [...]

May 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Decor

In the Spotlight

That “Instagram-worthy” Smile

Growing up my "oral health" was always super important because of my maternal Grandfather working as an oral surgeon.  My parents always gave me and my siblings $anything$ when it came to our smiles. After 3 rounds of braces my parents treated me to having my teeth professionally whitened. That is when I was introduced to Smile Brilliant teeth whitening. 20 years, two kids...and a lot of caffeine later, I have tried every quick fix or fad method to  whiten my teeth but nothing seemed to make a noticeable difference.  I even tried the "Crest White Strips" that everyone [...]

September 24th, 2019|0 Comments

Clan

Annual Tree Shopping at Bob’s Tree Lot

What would Christmas be without a tree? In our case a REAL tree. This year marks the fifth Christmas spent living in Moraga and supporting the infamous Bob's Tree Lot.  Bob is there EVERYday and always has the nicest young men helping trim, deliver and install your tree in your home. We always purchase a 10-foot (or trimmed to 10 feet) Silver Tip or commonly known as a "Charlie Brown Tree". I love the way the bare branches display all of our ornaments. I will be posting (next week) pictures of our decked out tree. [...]

December 7th, 2018|0 Comments