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An inside look, behind the scenes and under the covers.

It’s May and peonies are finally back in season! I wait all year for this and every year I promise myself that I’ll buy new ones each week for as long as they’re in bloom but I inevitably manage to only make one purchase for the year. Well, not this year!! I got an early start and I’ve distributed them throughout my apartment for maximum ‘small moment’ effect. 
I’m starting out with six stems and I’m cautiously optimistic that they’ll all bloom in full.
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Time flies…

I looked up the other day and realized it’s been way too long since I’ve visited my own blog. You know how it is, life and work get really hectic and it’s hard to keep up. But that’s no excuse Jefferson, so here’s a little of what’s been happening.
Last weekend, my sketch comedy group launched a new show, AMERICAN CANDY: It’s a Man’s World and I have to be perfectly honest–when I have a show, almost everything else falls by the wayside.
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Monday Musings – Do Not Wait

I came across this quote recently and thought it was a great way to start the week. Happy Monday!

Do not assume that you have to have some prescribed conditions to do your best work. Do not wait. Do not wait for enough time or money to accomplish what you think you have in mind. Do not wait for what you assume is the appropriate, stress-free environment.

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Steal Like An Artist

Hey Lovelies!! I hope you had a great weekend! I found this over on Brain Pickings and I think it’s a great way to start my week. A phrase such as ‘steal like an artist’ conjures up many things for me. I’m sure many people might grapple with the notion of ‘stealing’ when it comes to art but is there any artist not influenced by another?…
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How I Organize and Store My Makeup

How I Organize and Store My Makeup

Organization and access are the watchwords when storing your makeup. If you’re like me, someone with limited space but lots of product, keeping all your favorites organized and accessible in one space can be challenging. In today’s video, I’m giving you a glimpse behind the scenes of my daily makeup storage/application area and I show you how I whipped my makeup collection into shape for easy access and frustration-free mornings.… Read More