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When Stress Beckons

My life has turned quite stress-filled lately as my work requires more… Well, work… than usual, while my time to just do nothing has increasingly dwindled with other responsibilities taking up leisure time I once had. Self care has recently been making headlines as a way to reduce stress, and in this post I’d like to share… Continue reading When Stress Beckons

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Before We Catch Up & Glow Recipe

Just a quick post to let you know that I have now returned from my vacation and will be resuming my usual posting schedule (Tue. and Fri.) as soon as I catch up 🙂 In the meantime, I figured I’d give my readers something back. I’ve been fortunate to have some readers use my referral code… Continue reading Before We Catch Up & Glow Recipe

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Polish It: Karma Organics Nail Polish Review

A few years ago I read somewhere that a less toxic nail polish is out there, and was curious to try to find one. I mean, if I am going to put something on my nails on a semi-regular basis, I’d like to minimize the effect it might have on my body- as negligible (or… Continue reading Polish It: Karma Organics Nail Polish Review

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First Post

I’m not great with new beginnings (or endings, for that matter), so let’s just get started assuming I’ve been blogging for a while! I have attempted to blog before, but I found that I really had nothing much to say. This time, I’ve decided to combine all my current interests into one blog, and see… Continue reading First Post

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About Me

Let’s stick to the basics, shall we? My name is Adva, I’m 31 years old, and I live in Michigan. I’m married, and have two horse-sized dogs. I’m an English Language Arts and (a former, as of this school year) English as a Second Language teacher. The 2015-16 school year will be my second year… Continue reading About Me