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Review: Colourpop Up & Away Fall Edition Bundle

Here’s a quick review on my newest babies! The Colourpop liquid lipsticks in the bundle named Up & Away.

I’ve been eyeing to have a Colourpop lisptick eversince I saw them on social media and youtube. 274 more words


Christmas Crunched

(Written Jan. 6)

Finally Christmas arrived!!          Uh, Melinda??     I hate to tell you this, but Christmas has been come and gone for almost 2 weeks… 306 more words


Two Dollars

I am ashamed of how long it has been since my last post. The past year has been full of changes, from me going back to work and putting the kids in preschool to even having another child. 717 more words


To Arab Mothers On American Mother’s Day

Here’s to the women who gave up their friends, family and the comfort of their homeland to travel to a land completely foreign to them. To the women who took a risk moving across the world, knowing that one day it would be the best choice they made for their children. 482 more words


Don't make me go back there! A plea for a homebirth. 

I have my heart set on a home birth for baby number two, I picture myself in my dining room; floating about in my hired birthing pool with scented candles burning, lights low, some wildly inappropriate documentary on the tv (Stacey Dooley – any investigations in to drug gangs coming up by any chance?) and a big glass of blackcurrant squash with a straw on hand. 395 more words


Motherhood in the messy moments

Tonight, as I bathed my exhausted little one, I was thinking about what a privilege it is to be a mother, even during the lows of tummy bugs and teething. 357 more words


To the Deep Blue Sea We Go.

As I look out at the Salton Sea. It calls to me.

As I look out at the Salton Sea. It sang to me.

We may not have visited the sea.

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