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Rockie

Rockie, is a makeup junkie, living north of the border with her husband and exclusively breastfed baby girl! She dreams to one day live in a sunnier and warmer city, but for now, tries to see the beauty in snow and the cold weather.She loves learning new things and enjoys the unexpected surprises life has to offer. You can catch snippets of her life at her blog, Life Unexpected, and follow her on Pinterest and Twitter.

Daily Beauty: Lisa Holloway Photography

Gorgeous light, timeless and pure eye candy! We are smitten with Lisa Holloways photographic work. Lisa is a Las Vegas and Arizona portrait photographer specializing in newborns, children, seniors and families. She has a marvelous ability to capture the essence of the individual she is photographing, leaving the viewer in a trance for hours.

Take a look for yourself: 


Photo Source: Lisa Holloway Photography

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Queen Bee: One Stop Nursing Destination

With more awareness surrounding breastfeeding there is a huge need for stylish nursing wear so that mothers can breastfeed their babies wherever and whenever in style.  If you are looking for stylish nursing wear, whether it be for a casual day out or an evening out on the town with baby in tow, you must check out Queen Bee. Queen Bee is your one stop destination for all things maternity and nursing. From bathing suits to loungewear and nightgowns to formal wear.

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Essentials for a Beautiful Bump & Giveaway

essentials for a beautiful bumpYou’re pregnant, excited and in love with your little baby bump, but alas, your growing bump, plus the bloat and excess weight gain, has you feeling less than thrilled with your current wardrobe options. You want nothing more than to emphasize that bump, have the rest of you look flawless and give you amazing support for your bump! Here are some shapewear and essentials to get you through the whole 9 months.

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10 Beauty Myths Busted

 You’ve heard it, in fact we’ve all heard it. You know those random “beauty secrets” that have no basis to them, yet you follow them because somehow, someone you trust has told you about them? Those secrets are so bogus that we’d like to call them beauty “myths” and we are exposing the 10 most common beauty myths around.

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How to Wear: Radiant Orchid

With the new year comes new fashion trends along with a new color of the year. We are really excited about the announcement of Pantones “Color of the Year-2014”, Radiant Orchid. Say goodbye to Emerald, 2013 color of the year, as there is a new jewel tone in town. This “bold and expressive color”, according to Pantone, is not only easy to wear, but is stunning against most skin tones.

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5 Pregnancy Safe Teas For The Tea Lover

 There is nothing more soothing and comforting than sitting down after a long day with a hot cup of tea, or a warm cup of tea on a cold winter’s day. That is, unless your pregnant. With all the information out there, you don’t know what teas are safe, and all you’re craving is a good cup of tea! The good news is, there are safe teas to drink while your pregnant, and we have five herbal teas that are safe for pregnancy. Some are even recommended by professionals to aid in pregnancy and birth.

Recommended Pregnancy Safe Teas

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7 Ways To Get A Restful Night During Pregnancy

It’s 3am and you’re wide awake! Pregnancy insomnia has hit and you’re haunted by the words of every parent out there that wants to give you advice, “get some sleep before the baby arrives.” It’s as if you don’t WANT to sleep? Of course you do, but pregnancy and all its glorious symptoms are causing you to stay awake! We have 7 sleeping aids to help you alleviate some of the symptoms and causes of your lack of sleep so that you just might get some zzz’s before the baby arrives!

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3 Grains You Should Add to Your Diet

 

It’s the New Year, and you’re looking for more ways to be healthy, starting with what you eat. Gluten-Free might be on your list, either for health reasons such as celiac disease, IBS or gluten intolerance, or you want to be more healthy in general. We have highlighted 3 grains that will surely have you going on the right path. Some you may have heard of, and some you might be learning about for the first time. Read on to learn more.

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