essie serene slates collection 2019

The essie gods have seriously blessed us with nine new polishes that will help all essie lovers find their inner om. These serene polishes are meant to help you recharge and get your mind back on track. From an apricot nude to an indigo blue this collection has something for everyone to help them disconnect from tech and reconnect to what matters most…your nails!

“when you understand that wire-less is more, you are able to be present in the moment and unwind. with mind-full meditation as the name of the game, it’s time to fully commit to being generation zen. take time to cause & reflect, a mental recharge is good for the soul when it’s all toned down. so as you go gadget-free, indulge in our serene slate collection for those mindful mani moments…” – essie

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Polishes from left to right: ‘mind-full meditation’,’wire-less is more’, ‘press pause’, ‘serene slate’, ’cause & reflect’, ‘toned down’, ‘on mute’, ‘gadget free’, and ‘generation z’.

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Manifesting/Vision Boarding 2019

Moving back to Vermont last year was a pivotal moment in my life. One day in October of 2017 I was in my apartment in North Carolina and I was at my breaking point. I knew I had two roads to pick from: stay and continue on with my path or move back to Vermont. Staying was the easy choice and far less complicated but would leave me feeling unfulfilled and miserable, while leaving was the hard choice, the choice that came with having to move my entire life 784 miles East and to a lot of unknowns. It was a cross roads you could say, truly a moment that decided my future and thankfully a year later I am living life with no regrets and I am beyond pleased with the here and now.

With this all being said the last year really put in to perspective what I want to get out of life and the things that made me happy, sad, overwhelmed, overjoyed and so on. I haven’t often prioritized what it is that I truly want and what makes me feel alive so this year I decided I would do just that. A friend of mine introduced me to a course about Manifesting my 2019 as well as making a vision board to use as a reminder of what you want your upcoming year to look like. Completing the course as well as my vision board has helped me to reflect on myself and has set me up to make sure I am living life and not letting it pass me by. Below I have detailed out the steps I took to make sure my 2019 is my best year yet and that I am truly living for myself!

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essie concrete glitters collection 2018

Keep the glittery vibes going after New Years Eve with essie’s concrete glitters collection. This collection is unlike any essie has released before as each polish is packed full of glitter and leaves your nails with a concrete like texture. This collection will be perfect for dancing the night away or a girls night out or just to add a bit of sparkle to your Monday!

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Polishes from left to right: ‘Beat of the Moment’, ‘City Slicker’, ‘Stay Up Slate’, ‘Venture to the Venue’, ‘Can’t Stop Her In Copper’, and ‘Night Owl’.

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#essiebuff DIY – A Blue & White Christmas

For years I have wanted to go with a blue and white theme when decorating for the holidays and this year was finally the year that I took the plunge and went with it! After we chopped down our tree and got it home and set up I just couldn’t wait to finally put up the decorations. For the past few months I have been accumulating blue, white, and silver items wherever I went knowing that I was sticking with this theme and going full throttle ahead with no stopping. Take a peek below to see how my tree looks all decorated and for a DIY on the wreath that I made to match!

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Books books & more books

As most of you who follow my blog know my true love is nail polish, however another one of my loves and something else that you can find me doing in my spare time (when I’m not deciding my next polish color) is reading. Reading has been something that I have loved to do since a young age and as I’ve gotten older the love has only grown stronger. Below are some of the books I have read over the past few months whether they be picks from my work Book Club or books that I have read on my own! I hope that you enjoy this post just as much as I enjoyed writing it!

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Polish worn is essie ‘Mooning’ and the cute model in the background is Duchess.

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