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DIY Mermaid Nails

I've been promising you guys a new makeup tutorial, and here it is - a beautiful DIY mermaid mani! It's so perfect for Summer, and I promise you, it's quite easy to do. I was so inspired by the samples I recently received from Nail Social Nail Brand. I have to say, when I first saw the colors, I knew they were a little bit out of my typical comfort zone. Honestly, I haven't worn sparkly blue nail polish since college, which was quite a while ago for me. For years I've stuck with pinks, reds, and purples; with the most adventurous of my manis being hot pink (and only when hot pink was very on-trend). None the less, I was ready to try this "24K Mermaid" polish. Objectively speaking, as blue sparkly nail polishes go, it was pretty after all.

It was beautiful on, and I was pleasantly surprised to see that under different lighting it went from a true blue to a sparkly greenish blue that looked even more...mermaid-ish if you ask me. When it came time to take i…

Pic of the Week: Some Fairy Tales are Real


Growing up in Oklahoma, I thought these big beautiful fairy tale pumpkins were only in the movies. Then when I visited my first pumpkin patch in MD, I saw rows and rows of beautiful odd-shaped pumpkins in all different colors. These large fairy tale pumpkins are also referred to as Cinderella pumpkins, because of their resemblance to the pumpkin carriage in the Disney classic. It's a French heirloom pumpkin that is said to have been cultivated by Pilgrims and served at the second Thanksgiving.

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  1. I've wondered about these. They sell them here in Utah and they seem to be gaining more popularity.

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  2. Strange, my blog reader is just now showing several blogs from you all at once.

    Good shot!

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