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Free for Haul Friday, Volume #381

Happy Friday!

Each week, we share our beauty hauls, talk weekend plans and learn a little about each other.

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  • Haul: Too Faced Peanut Butter & Honey Palette, Benefit Hoola Lite, Makeup Geek Travel Palettes
  • Weekend plans: There’s a horse property nearby that we’re going to walk by and see if we can hi to the horses and goats! Otherwise, the usual–brunch and grocery shopping!
  • What (music) album do you have on repeat lately?: Beyonce’s Lemonade

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Free for Haul Friday, Volume #380

Happy Friday!

Each week, we share our beauty hauls, talk weekend plans and learn a little about each other.

Let's Chat!

Share your own answers in the comments!

  • Haul: Avene Moisturizers, Becca Prismatic Amethyst, Urban Decay WSM Vice Liquid Lipstick
  • Weekend plans: Enjoy the weather before it gets crazy hot!
  • What is your favorite type of flower (or plant)?: Peonies and sunflowers!

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Free for Haul Friday, Volume #379

Happy Friday!

Each week, we share our beauty hauls, talk weekend plans and learn a little about each other.

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Share your own answers in the comments!

  • Haul: Estee Lauder Lipsticks, Makeup Revolution Highlighters, LORAC I Love Brunch Collection, Bite Beauty Lip Pencils
  • Weekend plans: We finished up Gilmore Girls, so we’ll probably try to find a new show to watch that we can both agree on (that’s the hard part!). I have lots of writing to do!
  • Do you like traveling?: Not really — I really enjoy being at home with my family more than anything else.

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Free for Haul Friday, Volume #378

Happy Friday!

Each week, we share our beauty hauls, talk weekend plans and learn a little about each other.

Let's Chat!

Share your own answers in the comments!

  • Haul: Kat Von D Everlasting Nudes Liquid Lipsticks, MUFE Liquid Lipsticks
  • Weekend plans: More Gilmore Girls, and then Super Bowl on Sunday!
  • Do you prefer the city or the country?: I like suburbs; I like being close enough to the city that it isn’t an inconvenience to go, but I don’t think I’d want to live so rural where it was just me for a few miles (or even just a few acres!).

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Free for Haul Friday, Volume #377

Happy Friday!

Each week, we share our beauty hauls, talk weekend plans and learn a little about each other.

Let's Chat!

Share your own answers in the comments!

  • Haul: Burberry Silk & Bloom Blush, Chanel Camelia de Chanel Highlighter
  • Weekend plans: My husband and I started watching Gilmore Girls (I know, totally late to that party!), so we’ll probably watch several episodes!
  • Letter, email, text, or phone?: Email! I like that I can read it and not feel like I have to reply that second.

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Possibly, he's spoiled. Just maybe ☺

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Free for Haul Friday, Volume #376

Happy Friday!

Each week, we share our beauty hauls, talk weekend plans and learn a little about each other.

Let's Chat!

Share your own answers in the comments!

  • Haul: Urban Decay Vice Lipsticks (4 of the 5 I was missing, 1 was out of stock), Ditypque Rosa Mundi candle because I am a sucker for mint green and pink, new Coloured Raine eyeshadows
  • Weekend plans: Write reviews like crazy! I spent so much of this week photographing/swatching and then editing those photos that I did not put out as many reviews as I normally would.
  • Do you or have you kept a journal?: I haven’t in a very, very long time, and the few times I tried, it lasted for a week.

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We are still waiting on results from one last test, but Mellan's been diagnosed with chronic active hepatitis and copper storage disease. The last test detects how much copper has accumulated in his liver (and determines dosing/length of treatment). Treatable with lifestyle changes and medicine/supplements for life but not curable, the hope remains that we detected the issues early enough that his longevity will only be minimally impacted. Thank you for all of your support and love ❤️ Edited to add: I'm truly thankful that there are treatment options, but I cannot express to you how much your support of the blog shapes my life and my family's life. It is with your continued support that I have a livelihood that gives me the ability to provide for my baby 🐶 he's the dog that Temptalia has built ☺

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