Monthly Recap: August 2016

The weather doesn't feel like Fall, but the word Septmeber reminds me of Back-to-School, pumpkin flavored everything and shorter days.  Summer always flies by, much more quickly than winter at least, but 2016 seemed to go by more quickly than other years as well.  It was a busy one professionally and personally, but when years fly by this quickly, it makes me nervous that time will speed up more and more each year. Here's what the last month looked like for me.

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3 Skin Care Secrets for Beach Season

Summer feels like it's arrived in DC and I took the recent opportunity to ask Ada Polla, my friend, skin expert and Founder/CEO of Alchimie Forever to share her skin care secrets for beach season with me. Today on Genuine Joy, she shares her top three tips for healthy, safe summer skin.

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What I'm Reading // Link Love 9.22.15

Travel has been shifted slightly -- my flight to India, originally scheduled for yesterday was moved to tomorrow.  After returning from NYC Sunday night and with the original plan to turn around and fly right out of the country, I'm grateful for the extra days at home.  A loved one says, often, "it's always good to travel, but great to come home." Here's a look at a few pieces I'm reading today:

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