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Michelle Thames


Groupon Introduces BeautyNow an Easy Way To Book Beauty Services

This post has been sponsored by Groupon; all opinions are entirely my own. Wouldn’t life be so much easier if you could book your beauty services right at your fingertips? Well, I found out that Groupon just unveiled a super easy way to book your beauty services. With BeautyNow feature, you can easily book your beauty services, enjoy discounted appointments right from your smartphone. If you’re based in Chicago, download the Groupon app and select “Salon & Spa Booking” at the…

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Inspiration Lifestyle Parenting

A Daily Reminder To The Amazing Moms

I’m not going to lie, this mom thing can be hard sometimes. Half the time I have no idea what I am doing. Half the time I question myself if I am good enough to be a mom. Parenting is hard, there are good times, and there are rough times, but it’s amazing. Sometimes I get so emotional when my child doesn’t listen to me but easily listens to her dad and wonder what I am doing wrong. I get upset when…

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5 Ways To Prepare Your Home For The Fall Season + A Printable Checklist

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc., Breathe Right, DIAL®, Halls, Kleenex, Theraflu and TYLENOL®. All opinions are mine alone. #HappilyStocked #CollectiveBias Fall is here! Time for pumpkin spice everything! If you know me, then you know that Fall is my favorite time of the year. With Fall and Winter also comes the germ season which I don’t like at all. But, I prepare for it so that I can keep my family safe from icky germs.  …

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Art events

2017 Harlem Fine Arts Show Chicago

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of COUNTRY Financial . The opinions and text are all mine. Last year I attended the Harlem Fine Arts show and I was blown away by the ambiance and the art. The Harlem Fine Arts Show (HFAS) celebrates the African Diaspora by bringing together contemporary artists with the growing class of collectors. The goal of facilitating this coming together is to showcase cultural ideas and raise awareness of this extraordinary body…

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Inspiration Lifestyle

The power of giving and why it’s important to give to those in need around the holidays.

This post is sponsored by The Salvation Army. All opinions are my own. Family is so important to me and around the holidays I am reminded how blessed I am to be able to spend the holidays with my loved ones. The reality is, that everyone is not as fortunate as I am. There are people who cannot be with their families, or those who don’t have family or shelter during the holidays. I am married and we have a…

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