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Entries for Saturday, December 05 2015

BBAC 2015, Day Six: holiday traditions

BBAC 2015, Day Six: holiday traditions

Posted on Saturday, at

When I was growing up, it was a very “typical” American family type of season, with a few personalized tweaks. We had our advent wreath at every family dinner starting in latest November (or whenever Advent started that year, according to the liturgical calendar.) The Christmas tree and outdoor lights went up over Thanksgiving weekend. Dad put up the tree, and the kids helped decorate while Dad strung the outdoor lights. Sometime around age 15, tree-decorating was pretty much left up...

Sephora’s Colorful Shadow Liner in White Glitter

Sephora’s Colorful Shadow Liner in White Glitter

Posted on Saturday, at

Definitely not one of my favorites. The base color acts like a frost finish, refusing to stay in place on the lid. I have yet to come up with a good way to use this particular pencil. This was actually part of a Sephora holiday kit, rather than being part of the regular lineup.

Rimmel’s ScandalEyes Waterproof Kohl Kajal liner in Deep Blue

Rimmel’s ScandalEyes Waterproof Kohl Kajal liner in Deep Blue

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I like the color on this…medium navy, or denim blue. I just wish that it applied a little more smoothly!