On Beauty and Motherhood

I put on makeup every day for 30 days. I didn’t wear makeup every day before I had my daughter, so I surely didn’t prioritize it after she was born. One day in January, I realized that I liked how I felt when I wore makeup, so I thought I would conduct a little experiment. I wanted to see how it would make me feel to wear it every day for 30 days. Depending on the results, I may consider making a concerted effort to wear it daily.

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A Quick Rundown of Brené Brown’s 5 Most Popular Books

I first encountered Dr. Brené Brown the same way many did— through her TEDX Talk on shame and vulnerability. One of the most viewed TED videos of all time, Brown’s relatable sense of humor and Texan charm made everyone forget they were watching a lecture from a Ph. D and researcher.

5 Reese’s Book Club Recs that Captivated Me this Year

I think I’m a little late to the game. Reese Witherspoon’s Book Club, in collaboration with her media company, Hello Sunshine, has been recommending soon-to-be best-sellers since Summer 2017. But it wasn’t until this year that I realized just how phenomenal her online book club picks are, and now I feel like I’ve struck gold.

5 Hilarious Picture Books Your Preschooler (and You!) Will Love

When it comes to reading picture books with kids, reading the same stories over and over can become somewhat of a drag. Stories intent on teaching a lesson or introducing a new concept certainly have their place, but sometimes your kids (and you) just need a laugh.

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