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DIY Pineapple Sugar Scrub

It’s summertime and with it comes a plethora of delicious fruits! One of my all time favorites is pineapple. Which you already know if you read my post on 9 delicious pineapple recipes

I’m also a big fan of DIY skincare and cleaning products. It’s a great way to save money and create products that work best for you. I particularly love DIY cleaning products because they help remove potentially harmful chemicals from your home.

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How to Make a Money Lei

You would be crazy to tell me people would not appreciate a gift of both sweets and money. That’s why this lei is always a perfect go-to! Whether graduating, heading off to college, or tying the knot, this lei will put a smile on anyone’s face!

HINT: Because this tutorial is a branch off of a previous candy lei, you can click here for a more detailed tutorial of the basic Werther’s lei before adding your dollar bills in.

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Planning the Perfect Bora Bora Vacation

Bora Bora is one of the most beautiful destinations in the world.

Planning the perfect trip can feel a bit overwhelming so we’ve put together a simple guide to help you get started.

Where Exactly is Bora Bora?

Bora Bora is part of the islands of French Polynesia. It’s made up of a central island surrounded by a reef and it’s islets. The island is actually an extinct volcano. It’s estimated that the island is 7 million years old. It’s located 2,600 miles south of Hawaii and 160 miles northwest of Tahiti.

The two mountain peaks, Mount Pahia and Mount Otemanu, rise 2,385 feet from the ocean. 

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This Simple Hack Will Make You Accomplish Your Goals this Year

I’m a bit of a data geek.

I want to see the numbers and how they change over time.

I spend most of my days looking at spreadsheets, identifying trends, and solving problems.

So it’s to be expected, when it comes to my own goals, that I’d figure out a way to meticulously track them.

Why You Probably Fail at Tracking Your Goals

Last year I set a goal to track what I ate every day. It’s something I did several years before while in college that had dramatic effects on my weight. I lost 40 pounds and felt better and looked better than I ever had before.

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