The Buffy

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My life is pretty dull. I play with a toddler, watch a lot of Yo Gabba Gabba and experiment with the crock pot. I have no bed time and I find humor in Laffy Taffy jokes. Conan O'Brien is my anti-drug.

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Trying something new...

We all know this. I'll try anything once. So I'm going to test out Slimquick Pure Gummies and let you know what happens!
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Monday, January 19, 2015

Let's talk about a gorgeous necklace with my name.

A while back I was given the opportunity to receive a free monogram necklace valued at around $70 in exchange for a review, from Monogram Online. Obviously I jumped at the chance - who wouldn't love the chance for a lovely necklace with my name?! I'm sure you all would love to have a Buffy necklace. Obviously. 

I placed my order and promptly received a notification that it was in production. Several weeks later I received the necklace! 

It's lovely, really. Solid feeling, and would make a gorgeous gift. It even came with a sweet little velvet gift bag! 


The chain is delicate and simple, which is exactly what I love in jewelry. I'd say that my only critique is that the name is a little bigger than I was expecting, but when I busted out the ol' ruler it's pretty much on point.


There are a gazillion options of necklaces and other monogrammed and custom jewelry to choose from, and would make SUCH a sweet gift for your special lady (or gent. Or kid. Or whatever). Go check out www.monogramonline.com! Buffy approved. 



Wednesday, January 14, 2015

The great cosmetic purge of 2015

It finally snowed, so I was all gungho in going outside with the fam during T's nap time for some intense sledding. Then, the wind blew once and I decided I'd be much happier not being outside. (Because, not cold inside). I took a shower and washed off the dried sweat from three workouts and then glanced over at my cosmetics. It was time. Time for the purge.





A few weeks ago, I noticed that I couldn't find tweezers. I have multiple pairs, so it seemed pretty weird. Or... maybe not weird. Maybe. 

But seriously, look at how disgusting my makeup is organized. I decided to lay it all out and chuck anything I haven't used recently and/or purchased recently. I keep all these mascaras I've used once but hated. I have two or three bottles of the same foundation. It's borderline ridiculous.

ALL THIS -> into THIS -> ??

Two of the same blush. I chucked the one that was almost empty. Also side note, this is hands down the most flattering blush, ever. It's NYX in Pinched - a rosey shade with peach shimmer. So pretty! In other news, this Miss Manga Voluminous mascara (Loreal I think?) is absolutely horrible. I'm a mascara hobag and this is absolute crap. On the flip side, I was sent this tube of Mary Kay lashlove and it's AMAZING. I was shocked at how much I loved it. I did throw away this tube because it's well past its 3 month lifespan, but I'm also planning to buy another tube. 

I bought the bottle of Benetint before Brett and I got married, so there's that.


Check out my trash bag! So flipping therapeutic!

And after! Isn't that SO much better? I can actually find what I need. I still have a crapton of makeup but it looks soooo much better. Now to tackle the hair products...


I finished just in time for the pumpkin butt to come screaming into the house post-sledding, demanding hot cocoa with one-two-free marshmallows because she's free years old. Yup.


Answer me this: What is one point of your life that you need to purge? Cosmetics like me? Gym clothes? Shoes? Answer below for a virtual high five.


Friday, January 2, 2015

New Years Happened

Yup. Time for the annual "Look back fondly on the past year and make absurd goals for the upcoming" post!

2014

I popped a kid out, lost weight, stopped breastfeeding and gained weight. I further developed amazing relationships with some awesome women, and in turn felt abandoned by others. I made bad decisions, I made great decisions and I FINALLY finished watching Breaking Bad with my amazing husband. I turned 30, I aggressively chopped my hair off and I discovered that I no longer need white wine in my life - I'm so perfectly content just chugging reds. I learned to drop the discomforts of baring my body while breastfeeding, I was purchased a really, really nice vehicle by Brett and I ate my weight in pizza (happily). 

2015

I want to get down to a size 10 and beyond. I want to eat clean as often as possible. I want to take a photo every. single. day and compile a photo book at the end of the year to reflect. I want to again save enough money separately that I can buy a luxurious Christmas present for Brett without thinking twice. I want to help people learn how to get freebies as it's a passion of mine. I want to crochet a blanket, and sew dresses, and run a 7 minute mile, and finally find that perfect shade of red lipstick. 

It's good to have goals, folks.