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3 Tips to Wear White Pants…Even If You’re Thick ;-P

3 Tips to Wear White Pants…Even If You’re Thick ;-P

Hi everyone! In today’s video, I give 3 tips to wearing white pants. They’re probably not what you think. The back story to this is that I’ve gained a lot of weight, and really missed wearing my favorite pair of white pants. I finally realized… I can wear whatever the heck I want and still look great. So, now that I have some white pants in my life, I want to share my 3 biggest tips that help me feel…

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Why I started Drinking Again [Getting Honest…)

Why I started Drinking Again [Getting Honest…)

Hey guys! After watching the series collab between Bunny and Shane Dawson, I felt like I wanted to start making videos again. But first…I need to come clean. A lot of my videos in the past talked about why I stopped drinking and didn’t drink for 4 or 5 years. Welp, I started drinking again a a couple years ago. I know this is a polarizing topic, so I wanted to give you some background and talk about why I…

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How and What To Give For Houston Harvey Victims

How and What To Give For Houston Harvey Victims

Many are asking the question. What can I do? How can I help? This little article is going to give a quick overview of what is really needed. There are so many small rescue centers located in schools and churches all over the Houston area. If you are within the Houston community, you are in a unique position to be helpful to your extremely localized area. Pay attention to local posts, look up your closest schools on Facebook and see…

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Harvey Aftermath – What To Do When You Get Home

Harvey Aftermath – What To Do When You Get Home

We’ve all been through terrible devastation and fear this week in Houston. It’s not over yet, and the rebuilding process will likely take years. Let’s not think too far ahead just yet. The best way to deal with these types of situations is with small steps at a time. What can you do now? What should you be doing as soon as possible? Here are some tips to get you started on practical, small step-action if your house has taken…

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LulaRoe! IS It Worth All the Hype? [Video + Info]

LulaRoe! IS It Worth All the Hype? [Video + Info]

LulaRoe! I tried it… I love a lot of it, I like some of it less. Have you tried it? What did you think? Stay updated here for the date of the online event I’ll host, and comment below if you’re interested in attending so I can include you. I uploaded a sizing chart below, but this link is great. That link also includes all the different pieces, most of which I haven’t tried. Haven’t heard of LulaRoe? Here is…

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Fall 2016 StitchFix Unboxing and Try-On!

Fall 2016 StitchFix Unboxing and Try-On!

Hi guyz! Um, sorry it’s been so long since I did a video. I got a dog and took a few months to focus on how to restructure my life. I haven’t done StitchFix in a while because my last two boxes were suuuuuper mediocre. I didn’t even post the last one! But I love everything about Fall and figured there would be a few options I liked, and there were! My referral link if you want to try StitchFix:…

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Houston Events! Week of 6/1/15

Houston Events! Week of 6/1/15

Hi internet friends! People always ask me how Chris and I find out about events in Houston, and honestly, a lot of it is through Facebook. Once I went to a few events, I started getting invited to interesting things. For your convenience, I am going to start posting Houston events once a week! This will be a random, sparse assortment of what I think is interesting. It is by no means a complete list of Houston events. They, Who Sound…

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Curly Girl Party – Products and Notes!

Curly Girl Party – Products and Notes!

I’m posting this on my website because I think it would be nice to have for anyone who wants to reference it. For those who don’t know, I had a curly hair party! I reached out to Jessicurl and they gave me tons of samples to give away, and we have some great discussion and tutorials. (This post is not sponsored!) JessiCurl I was so grateful to Jessicurl for their generous donation. For more information about the samples I gave…

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How to Fight With Your Boyfriend (Or Anyone) – Short Tutorial!

How to Fight With Your Boyfriend (Or Anyone) – Short Tutorial!

In this video, I talk about how to fight with your boyfriend! Or anyone, really. This method of “fighting” is called a Clearing. When people normally fight, they tend to accuse each other of things without even realizing it. A Clearing allows you to think about the facts, the feelings, why the situation hurts, and how to repair the situation in the future. While it won’t fix everything, it WILL help both parties to communicate better without acquiring so many…

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How to Not Drink – Tips on Easy Ways to Avoid Drinking! Alison’s Notebook

How to Not Drink – Tips on Easy Ways to Avoid Drinking! Alison’s Notebook

Hi guys! I had such a sweet, positive response from my video on WHY I don’t drink that I decided to do a follow up on HOW not to drink. When I first decided to stop drinking, it was a real challenge, especially in social situations. Now, there are a few things I do on a regular basis that make me feel confident, independent and empowered. If you don’t drink at all, or maybe are just taking a break from…

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