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    Final Thoughts: My Three Weeks of Margo’s Oolong Tea

    No Doubt About it–This Tea is Awesome For the last three weeks, I included Margo’s Cold Brew Oolong Tea into my lifestyle. I used the oolong as a replacement to my “cup a day” coffee habit. I also used it for recovery after workouts and incorporated it into my smoothies. I’m super impressed with how great I felt after drinking this. Not only does this tea taste wonderful, it’s packed with antioxidants to improve your health. Peace Out, Bloat! I tend to hold a lot…

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    Drinking to Health–My First Week on Margo’s Cold Brew Oolong Tea

    What is Oolong Tea? Oolong tea is a category all its’ own. Neither a green tea, nor a black tea, Oolong may have more black, or green tea characteristics–depending on the tea processing method taken by the tea master. The flavor can range from light, to full-bodied, floral to grassy and sweet to toasty. The color can vary from green, to golden, to brown. Caffeine Content in Oolong Tea There are several factors that determine the caffeine content in oolong tea: The variety of the…

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    Celebrating One Year-My Blogiversary!

    Time Has Flown: My Blog is One! On May 22nd, 2017, I took the major plunge and launched my blog. I don’t have a rhyme or reason to the date. I just knew that I needed to do it. Did I ever feel ready? No! Did I feel like my site was perfect? No (and I still don’t). I’m an extreme over thinker and I spent hours on end–no–days on end working on my site, looking at other sites to see if mine was just…

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    If My Teva Sandals Could Take Me Anywhere

    Comfort is Key: Teva Sandals are Everything If you’re looking for a cute sandal that you can wear with a cute outfit AND take on an adventure, Tevas are perfect for you. There is truly a sandal style for everyone. If you like to hike on rocky terrain, Teva makes a sandal that can withstand any journey with their Hurricane XLT Infinity Collection. If you love fun colors and cool patterns, there is a great selection of lightweight and super comfortable styles that you’ll love…

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    Mother’s Day Gift Idea for Moms On-The-Go

    Unique Mother’s Day Gift Idea Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 13th. What do you get for the mom that has it all, or the the mom who’s always on the go? Maria Shireen puts a really beautiful twist on something that us gals use pretty much every day! Free the Wrist! Get mom something that she could actually use. You know those tacky hair ties we wear around our wrist just in case we need it? Maria Shireen makes a bangle that is designed to fashionably…

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    Reduce Waste–Even on the Go!

    Don’t be Wasteful The average person generates about 4 pounds of trash a day and about 1.5 tons of solid waste per year. Americans make enough to fill Busch Stadium from top to bottom twice a year. This amount of waste equals about 200 million tons of garbage per year (source: dosomething.org)! I believe in the mantra, “have less and do more” and I think that this should apply to everything. Not just material items. Everywhere I go, I bring a water bottle with me…

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    Earn Money Back from the Places you Already Shop

    Get Some of that Money Back in your Pocket Being a blogger (especially if you’re new) is definitely an investment. Yes, I get SOME complimentary items but I do still have to spend my own money at this point (one day, ya’ll, one day…). Like many, I’m not made out of money and I am always on the hunt for great deals. Wouldn’t it be super nice to get money back for those coins you spent your hard-earned money on? Fret no more, my loves…

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    Fit Life Tea 14-Day Teatox: My Results

    What is the 14-Day Teatox? The Fit Life Tea 14-Day Teatox consists of 28 pyramid shaped tea bags. You drink one cup in the morning, and one cup at night for 14-days. The tea is USDA organic and each little tea bag is power-packed with:   Organic hibiscus: treats high blood pressure, lowers cholesterol and lowers blood pressure Organic rosehips: high in vitamin C, antioxidants, vitamins and minerals. This ingredient also strengthens the immune system and fights inflammation Organic apple: promotes weight loss, boosts exercise…

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    Yogi Surprise Subscription Box

    Treat Yourself with a Monthly Yogi Surprise! This subscription box is for all of my yogis, or anyone who wants to add a touch of self-care, and a little zen to their lives. These yogi surprise boxes come jam-packed with goodies that suit anyone’s lifestyle! There are two different types of yogi surprise subscription boxes–the Lifestyle Box and the Jewelry Box. Click THIS LINK to order your first box! The Lifestyle Yogi Box This yogi package includes up to eight cruelty-free, fair-trade items such as cosmetics, organic…

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    Get In Shape–My Favorite Health & Fitness Apps

    This is the time of year that I like to call, “New year, new me season“–the gym is packed at all hours of the day, grocery lines are filled with people who have nothing but fruit and veggies in their carts and our TVs are inundated with commercials promoting weight loss programs. Getting in shape and living a healthier lifestyle requires discipline and holding yourself accountable. Fitness apps are a great way to keep yourself in check and I want to share a couple of…