This post was sponsored by Medifast. All thoughts and opinions are my own. This post may contain affiliate links. With the New Year comes a new start for most people. Whether you call it a resolution, a goal or have...
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This post was sponsored by MediFast. All thoughts and opinions are my own. You know how when a diet starts and its hard? Like really hard? Maybe you also know how when you get passed that hard part, usually the...
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I'm not a shoe person. I get a few pairs that I like and then a few pairs that I need for certain outfits and usually that's it.I honestly buy more shoes for the kids than I do myself....
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