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Clinique Chubby Stick Lip review

Posted November 23rd, 2011 by Stephanie in Beauty, Uncategorized

First off let’s just deal with this product’s unfortunate name. Chubby Stick. Perhaps I am just a twelve year old boy but I giggle every time. My very favorite color is Fuller Fig. So I myself, like a fuller Chubby stick. But I digress. As a product junkie I am […]

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An Interview with Chris Powell

Posted November 11th, 2011 by Stacy Kravitz in Entertainment, Fitness, Health, Television, Uncategorized

I recently had the opportunity to chat with the uber-inspirational Chris Powell, host of the ABC series, “Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition” to discuss his just-released DVD, “Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition – The Workout” and find out what motivates him, what his mantra for good health really is, and […]

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Think before you buy for green holidays

Posted November 8th, 2011 by Jessica Haney in Green, Living, Uncategorized

As the holidays approach, there will probably be a lot of consumption of goods beyond the norm. How can you keep things under control so that they don’t dent your wallet or the landfill too badly? Make lists. It’s so tempting to stock up on stuff you think you might […]

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Going Green at the ballot box

Posted November 1st, 2011 by Jessica Haney in Green, Politics, Uncategorized

With one week left until Election Day, candidates around the region are trying to distinguish themselves from one another. In Arlington, Virginia, Audrey Clement is running for County Board on a Green platform. As an Arlington resident concerned about Green initiatives, today’s guest post author Kim O’Connell was interested in […]

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Self Tanning Confessions

Posted October 26th, 2011 by Victoria Mason in Beauty, Uncategorized

I like to call myself the “whitest white girl”.  I’m not actually porcelain skinned but I am fair, pink-toned and prone to freckling.  I don’t tan.  I burn, freckle and get skin cancer.  It’s probably why I am so obsessed with being tan.  That saying, “You can never be too rich […]

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On Bullying: Safe Space for Victims?

Posted October 20th, 2011 by Rebekah in Politics, Uncategorized

I read an article in Time about the Alliance School is Milwaukee, a school for kids who have been bullied, many of them over their sexuality. The school was started by a teacher who was outed in her previous school and she took that opportunity to create a thriving gay-straight […]

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Would You Wear Loungewear?

Posted October 19th, 2011 by Victoria Mason in Fashion, Uncategorized

Loungewear.  Does it make you think of polyester leisure suits or silk pajamas? If you are thinking silk pajamas that are more in tune with the Hugh Hefner look then you would be correct.  Loungewear is making a comeback and it is stepping out, literally.  Complete with collared tops and […]

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Your personal slice of green: What works for you?

Posted October 4th, 2011 by Jessica Haney in Green, Uncategorized

We all do what we can, right? We pick our priorities and try to live in ways that align with them. Sometimes, though, it takes a while to find the strategies and practices that work for our family and that are environmentally responsible at the same time. What works for […]

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