Julep's Go Big Volumizing Mascara was supposed to be in our Maven boxes this month but Julep was backordered. It finally arrived and thought I would share my thoughts. Julep claims:
November 20, 2014
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November 18, 2014
The theme of this month's Birchbox is Giving (of course). "November isn't just about pumpkin pie and holiday shopping... It's also about giving back. This month we're partnering with (RED) to raise money and awareness for the global fight against AIDS." Loved the concept and the packaging was also cute! Here's what I received:
November 17, 2014
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November 11, 2014
Tea has always been important in my life. We have tea time in our family. The women in my family drink tea several times a day. Drinking tea is how we deal with many things lol. Tea time had a social component but as I've gotten older, it also has health benefits.
November 10, 2014
... or a new closet. This weekend I did what all us East Coasters have to do when the temperature drops - clean out our closet. I packed away my light summer clothes and pulled out my big bulky sweaters. In the process I also was able to fill two shopping bags of Goodwill donations. Feeling good! I also watched Clueless so I included this photo.
November 7, 2014
November 6, 2014
The hosts of my favorite podcast, Citizen Radio, Jamie Kilstein and Allison Kilkenny wrote a book! They are a listener supported podcast and I have been supporting them for 3 years so I feel a little like a proud momma. The full title - #Newsfail: Climate Change, Feminism, Gun Control, and Other Fun Stuff We Talk About Because Nobody Else Will - sums it up. They cover major topics that mainstream media won't (or only for a brief moment when there's a hot story around it). Topics they frequently cover on their podcast.