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Free for Haul Friday, Volume #449

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  • Haul: Nabla Eyeshadows, marc Jacobs Enamored Gloss Sticks (x4)
  • Weekend plans: Blog-o-rama! We need to do some grocery shopping, but I think I’ll try to get it done this morning or go on Monday to avoid the crowds!
  • What are the top three places you’d love to travel to?: I’d like to go back to Seattle (in Washington) as an adult (I’ve been a few times on family vacations, though only once I think for an extended eriod of time). I’ve never been bit by the travel bug, so the question is hard for me – I want to say Italy and France but mostly for food-related reasons… I feel like travel = eating in new places (for me), haha.

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Happy puppy 😍🐶 He seems to be back to his usual self!

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Free for Haul Friday, Volume #448

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  • Haul: NARS Orgasm Vinyl Lipgloss, simplehuman mini travel mirror, Inglot x JLO Pigments
  • Weekend plans: I have a slew of photos I need to edit and crop, so I’d like to get through those, and I’d also like to get back to being a couple of days ahead on the blog as that was a lot less stressful than writing posts the night before. (It’s inevitable that sometimes that happens, but for the last couple of months, I’ve had a little more prepped.)
  • What are you most looking forward to this summer?: I think my grandma is visiting my parents, so I’ll either see her at my parents’ house or they’ll all come visit me here in AZ.

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Cuddle bug 🐶❤️

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Free for Haul Friday, Volume #447

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  • Haul: Becca Royal Glow Highlighter, Morphe Highlighters, Maybelline Master Chrome Highlighters (x2)
  • Weekend plans: Looks like summer collections have really kicked off, so I’m working through my budget and schedule to try and see what I can cover and when.
  • Do you like to binge-watch a TV show?: I can make it through maybe two episodes, three if it’s a shorter show, but it’s hard for me to watch anything on TV for more than a couple hours.

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Free for Haul Friday, Volume #446

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  • Haul: Pat McGrath Glosses (I meant to buy seven but somehow missed one, sigh), NARS Orgasm Lip Balm, Cover FX High Performance Setting Spray, Clinique Moisture Surge Face Spray & Hydrator
  • Weekend plans: Still playing catch-up for being away for a few days–reminder of why I never leave my desk, haha!
  • Do you listen to any podcasts?: Nope, I don’t!

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SMILE, you're on not-so-hidden camera! 🙃

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Free for Haul Friday, Volume #445

Happy Friday!

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

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  • Haul: Dior Bronzers (just two of the new shades), Guerlain #62 Rouge G, YSL Liquid Color Balm (only 3 shades), Sephora Cream Lip Stains (12 shades, I think)
  • Weekend plans: Lots and lots to catch up with still since I was only half-working for a few days. Luckily for me, my family gets up late, so I can usually work from 6AM to 11AM with few interruptions and not feel like I’m choosing work over family! Nevertheless, I am trying to get caught up (this is why I very rarely go anywhere, lol!).
  • If you could have a superpower, what would it be?: That’s so tough! I feel like you’ll often think of a superpower but then realize potential downsides to it… I tend to want to say the ability to make a lot of money mostly so I would be able to take care of my parents and my husband’s family forever.

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His ears feel even softer than they look! They're like velvet.

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Free for Haul Friday, Volume #444

Happy Friday!

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

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  • Haul: Becca Sunlit Bronzers/Gradiant Glow, Ofra Mini Highlighters (x3), Smashbox Pinks & Palms Palette
  • Weekend plans: I’m visiting my parents, as it’s Mother’s Day on Sunday. Mother’s Day and Thanksgiving are the two holidays that make me miss my parents the most–I just physically feel their absence on those particular days more so than others.
  • How do you stay focused on a task?: If it’s a larger task, I break it into smaller tasks, and if it’s not simple, I’ll make a to-do list so I can easily see what I have to do, what’s remaining, and be able to check things off as I do them (I use Todoist, which is a digital to-do list). I also try to visualize the end goal as I get closer to it.

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Mellan's thinking "stop standing around, it's breakfast time!" Happy Friday!

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