July Glossybox

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About Glossybox Glossybox is a sample program that sends you 5 luxury items for $21/month that range from deluxe samples to full sizes. The thing that separates Glossybox from the other subscription services is it’s packaging. They have great luxurious packaging. The July Glossybox saw things back to normal with Glossybox. Instead of the striped [...]

Makeup by One Direction Giveaway!!

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For those of you who are One Direction fans you’ll be excited to learn that they’re launching their own cosmetics line! Today I have for you an overview of the three makeup sets, which come in collectible tins, that will be hitting the shelves in August along with a giveaway. So lets look at the [...]

Slim Down Sundays: Cut Calories Not Flavor

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I started this series a few weeks ago by telling you about my food plan. This week I wanted to tell you about how we cut calories not flavor. One of the things that we were afraid of when we started our diet was that the food would be super bland. However, by adding a [...]

Weekly Roundup July 20th – July 26th

Weekly Roundup July 20th to July 26th on southeastbymidwest.com #weeklyroundup #beauty #bblogger

I fell behind again this week. Unfortunately I had some doctor’s appointments this past week so I wasn’t able to get a post up for Wednesday and Thursday. It’s my hope that in the near future I’ll have enough posts up that this won’t happen again. Until that happens here’s what posts DID make it [...]

Adovia Exfoliating Facial Salts

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Purchase: Amazon Price: $19.00 The Adovia Exfoliating Facial Salts are pure 100% Dead Sea Salts that are finely ground and meant specifically for facial use. For $19 you get an almost overflowing 12.3 oz. bottle of Dead Sea Salts. The Adovia Exfoliating Facial Salts are also cruelty-free. I received a full-size product to sample for [...]

#SharetheBeauty Confidence in Beauty

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When I was growing up I was a tomboy. I had no interest in dresses and surely not in makeup. I rode my bike with the neighborhood boys and I read my Fear Street books. Until one day I decided to read Killer’s Kiss. Now nothing spectacular happens in this book, I mean it’s a [...]

Sally Hansen Coral Reef

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Purchase: Ulta Price: $2.99 Coral Reef is a pink shade that is in Sally Hansen’s Hard as Nails Xtreme Wear line. Sally Hansen Coral Reef is available year round as it is a permanent color in the Xtreme War Line. I have been wanting this shade for the longest time but it always seems to [...]

Weekly Roundup July 14th – July 19th

Weekly Roundup July 13th to July 19th on southeastbymidwest.com #weeklyroundup #beauty #bblogger

While I didn’t post everyday starting on Monday and ending on Friday, I missed Wednesday, I did post on Sunday and twice on Thursday. I think that means there was a bonus post! Didn’t catch all the posts this week? Well lets dive in and see what you may have missed. I started the week [...]

Ready Set Gorgeous Foundation and Concealer

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Purchase: Foundation / Concealer Price: $8.99 / $7.99 I’ve seen the advertisements for this line in all the magazines I’m subscribed to and I was very intrigued. I was interested to know if this was a set of products that was going to hold up or if it was just a gimmick product. When I [...]

Soulless by Crystal Collier – Cover Reveal

Soulless by Crystal Collier Cover Reveal on southeastbymidwest.com #coverreveal

A little while back I was provided a copy of the book Moonless to review. I enjoyed the book so much that when Crystal announced on her blog that she was going to be doing a cover reveal for the second book in the series, Soulless, I jumped at the chance to be a part [...]

Secrets of Hallstead House by Amy M Reade

Secrets of Hallstead House by Amy M Reade on southeastbymidwest.com #bookreview #review

About the Author Amy M. Reade is a debut author of romantic suspense. A native of upstate New York, she grew up in the Thousand Islands region and was inspired by the natural beauty of that area to write her first novel, Secrets of Hallstead House. She now lives in New Jersey with her husband, [...]

July Literary Junkies

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Today is the third Tuesday of the month and that means it’s time for the July Literary Junkies Linkup. The way this linkup works is that Taylor, Christine, and the special co-host this month Brenda came up with six literary themed questions for everyone to answer. Also, make sure to check out Twitter tonight 8pm [...]