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DawnBlogtopus LipSense

Thoughts on My LipSense Launch

I joined LipSense as a distributor a couple of weeks ago and had my launch party this weekend. Here are my thoughts… I never thought of myself as someone who wanted to sell lip gloss. Sure, I have my license to practice esthetics in Massachusets, but…

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Interview With a Vampire… I Mean a Canadian

Hello and welcome to DawnBlogtopus! Today we have a short interview with Canadian Zoey from ZoeyValuated.com. Be sure to go check out her blog. When I was a young girl in North Carolina I was fascinated with our friendly neighbors to the North, Canada. So like…

DawnBlogtopus on Depression & Anxiety in the Spring

The sun is out, the birds are chirping, the squirrels are digging in my garden. What’s the problem? Even if it’s nice outside and the warm weather makes you think that you are going to be happy for the rest of the season, everything is going…

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How I Spent Mother’s Day Round-Up

I hope that all of you mothers out there had a great Mother’s Day! I personally had a great one. Thanks for asking. My Mother’s Day actually started on Saturday when my in-laws drove down to come visit us. They live about 3 hours away, so…

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She Skips on A Rainbow, He Sulks Under a Raincloud

If you’re a regular reader, you probably know that I have three kids. The oldest two are so different that it’s shocking. Though, I guess it’s more understandable if you know that the oldest was adopted. However, he was adopted when he was 14 months old,…

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Let’s Talk Container Gardening

I’ve never had much of a green thumb. However, container gardening is supposed to be much easier than classic gardening. Let’s take a look. Growing your own vegetables is can save you money, trips to the store, and who doesn’t love fresh veggies in the summer? Well.…

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Immune To The Plague – I’m Feeling Fine

Did you know that approximately .2% of people were immune to the Bubonic Plague in the 1300’s? Apparently, I’m the .2% immune to the stomach flu at my house. Do you know much about the Bubonic Plague? Strangely enough, I do – I’ve read many non-fiction…

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10 Foods That Can Be Eaten Even If They Are Expired

My husband hates it when the family wastes food. Here are 10 foods that can be eaten even if they are expired. Annually, at a global level, we throw away food that costs over $317 billion! Recently, a team of researchers discovered that if they are…

DawnBlogtopus was Nominated for the Liebster Award

I am very honored to announce that I have been nominated by not one but two blogger friends for the Liebster award! A big thank you to Sarah from Sarah Bailey Beauty and Lifestyle and Zoey from Zoey Valuated! The way this works is this -the ladies that nominated me have…

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DawnBlogtopus’ Unusual Uses for Breastmilk

ARE YOU CURRENTLY BREASTFEEDING A BABY, OR PLAN ON DOING SO IN THE FUTURE? KEEP THESE 5 UNUSUAL USES FOR BREAST MILK IN MIND FOR THE LEFTOVERS. There are many things that you can do with your breast milk if you end up with an overproduction…