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THE MAGIC NUMBER

A routine you need to try for beautiful skin in your 20s and beyond.

style points! –>

From trends to try this season to basics you should own.

LESS is MORE

It’s time to enhance what makes you - you! The makeup routine you’ll swear by (in only 10 minutes).

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get inspired!

STYLE FRIENDS BEAUTY & MORE

Q&A Entrepreneur and fashion designer

Lauren Conrad

+ co-founder and bestie, Maura McManus on inspiration and working with your BFF.

AN AUTUMN TO REMEMBER


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PICK YOUR FILTER Selfies just got a lot more interesting -- Halloween makeup tutorials that bring Snapchat filters to life.

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TOP 5 PAGE TURNERS Grab a book and get cozy! Our reading list is in.

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FAVORITES Molly My shares her musthave items this fall (all under $200!).

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THE MAGIC NUMBER 3 FOR BEAUTIFUL SKIN IN YOUR 20s How to preserve your 20s skin for years to come -- need we say more?

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LESS IS MORE #ASKSTEPHI Blushington Makeup & Beauty Lounge founder Stephi Maron gives Molly My an effortless glam look (and spills the deets!) -- because feeling pretty everyday, should be routine.

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FALL FOR STYLE Celebrity fashion stylist Anita Patrickson shares fall trends you need to know right now and everything inbetween.

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THE PERFECT BLEND Fall and coffee are a match made in heaven -- which is why we’re celebrating! All you need for a cozy gathering and tips to help you host like a pro.

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Q&A LAUREN CONRAD + MAURA MCMANUS -FRIENDS FIRST Talking inspiration and working with your bestie.

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ON THE UP AND UP Why being a fangirl is so important -- not matter the season. Flip ahead and meet us on campus.

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FESTIVE FOODS FOR FALL We’ve curated some yummy recipes, courtesy of Minimalist Baker (one of our favorite hubs for delicious, nutritious, quick and easy eats) that are ideal for any seasonal feast.

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EXIT INTERVIEW Meet actress Jillian Murray. A rising star you don’t want to miss -- and your new #girlcrush.

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EDITOR’S NOTE

one for the books Fall – always an exciting time! For as long as I can remember, fall has been my favorite of the seasons – but let’s be honest, is anyone NOT in love with it (even a little)? What is it that makes fall so beloved by so many? It can’t just be the Pumpkin Spice Latte. It’s the easing into the busier holiday rush at the end of the season – it’s the ‘not too hot, not too cold’ allure – where the world finds its proper balance. It’s the calm, but it’s also the ‘back to school’ mentality – which refocuses ourselves for a freshened state of mind, health, and ambitious work ethic. It’s a time to change things up! This issue is meant to inspire and encourage you to find your balance and to remind you to have fun, make the most from friendships, embrace the beauty in individuality and to enjoy each day – you deserve it. Take time for yourself, whether gathering with those you cherish most, or – simply dedicating extra time to your beauty routine so you can wake up feeling your absolute best, each and every day. This is a time to put your best foot forward – this season is one to remember, so make the most of it, savor this time. Thank you, for your continued readership and support – you have continued to inspire me, which is what shapes and affects the way in which we offer these issues to you, each and every season. With the warmest of heart –

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Here's a few highlights from this issue that I'm excited about incorporating into the rest of this season!

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Enjoying the trends, like metallics and embellishments.

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Warm cups of coffee (never looked so good)!

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Endless cooking, and exchanging recipes with others.


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d n i h be THE SCENES

Who doesn’t love the fall?! This issue was pretty flawless to create, aside from the 100o plus temps in Los Angeles (up until… about a week ago!) Nonetheless, everything from our glam makeup looks by our favorite, Blushington- to one of our main clothing contributors, Paper Crown- a line co-founded and designed by Lauren Conrad -made the season quickly feel like true fall (even if the weather didn’t!) thanks to those around us who made it so idyllic! The processes can be just as rewarding as the outcome and our BTS moments are proof of this.

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On Instagram @molly_my

A little nervous to cut your hair? Don’t be! Find out why a shorter “do” is a really, really good idea.

Terracotta pots made into Halloween candy jars -- a DIY that’s so cute, it’s scary!

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Just because you’re an adult now, doesn’t mean you can’t expand your social circle -- tips on how to make girlfriends, as an adult.

The perfect fall party mix (and it’s good for you too!).

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molly my Editor-In-Chief Chief Creative Officer Senior Managing Designer Jean-Luc Quevauvilliers Senior Photographer Vanessa Tierney Photographer Jess Onesto

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PICK YOUR FILTER Halloween Makeup That Brings Sn p Filters To Life Courtesy of Blushington Makeup & Beauty Lounge

It’s undeniable that Snapchat’s various filters are one of the best things about social media today -- (not to mention, they’re often pretty flattering!) So, instead of simply adding a filter to your selfies this Halloween, why not recreate them in real life using makeup?! We looked to the incredible team of talented makeup artists at Blushington Beauty & Makeup Lounge to show us how to ‘get the look’ of some of our favorite filters right now -- they’re sharing the products you need to create clever, though ever so glamorous, costumes this season that are sure to thrill.

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Prep and prime the skin and apply the foundation all over with a Beauty Blender.

Recommended products: stila One Step Correct, stila Stay All Day Foundation, Becca mineral powder foundation

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Prime the eyes and use a soft matte brown shadow in the crease, a shimmery gold on the lid with a pop of champagne shimmer in the center and inner corner of eyes. Recommended products: Jouer Eye Primer, Girlactik Eyeshadow in Skin in crease, stila Golden Glow Eye Shadow Trio (golden shade in crease and outer V), Girlactik Eye Glaze in Chic with Golden Glow Trio in light shade on top and inner corner

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Line the top lids with a liquid or gel liner in black and extend out for a winged effect -- then, line the bottom waterline and lash line with a metallic gold, extending and connecting to the top black liner.

Recommended products: stila Smudge Pot in Black to create a classic winged liner, Mehron Metallic Gold pigment mixed with alcohol to create a liquid and sweep under the lash line to create a dramatic bottom wing effect that connects to the top, Julie Hewett Omit Smudge Eye Pencil in the waterline

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Powder all over to set -- and bronze for color in the hollows of the cheek and perimeter of the face blending down into the neck. Highlight the high points of the face with a high shine liquid highlight and set with metallic gold pigment or shadow.

Add a strip lash and blend natural lashes in with mascara.

Recommended product: Kevyn Aucoin ‘The Essential’ Mascara

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Recommended products: Kevyn Aucoin Tropical Nights Bronzer, Jouer Sunswept Blush, Mehron Metallic Gold Pigment on cheekbones, nose and collarbone, Becca Champagne Gold Skin Perfector Pressed dusted on top

Softly fill in brows with a pencil.

Recommended product: Kevyn Aucoin ‘The Precision’ Brow Pencil

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Conceal under eye and any areas that need more coverage blending with your Beauty Blender.

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Recommended product: Julie Hewett Omit Concealer 2

Recommended products: Mehron Metallic Gold pigment mixed with alcohol, Jouer Lip Topper Skinny Dip

Apply a gold pigment to the lip mixed with a clear gloss as a binder.

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Prep and prime the skin and apply foundation with a Beauty Blender.

Recommended products: stila Stay All day foundation or Ben Nye Color Cake Foundation in White, Becca Mineral Powder Foundation

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Prime the eyes and use a medium matte brown eyeshadow in the crease extending out past the eye to create an elongated look. Pack on a light, bright shadow such as a true white or shimmery champagne on the lid. Line top lids with a black gel liner creating a winged effect. Make sure the inner corner extends inward beyond the natural eye. Line bottom waterline and lash line with a white pencil, dropping it down beyond the natural lash line to give the illusion of a larger eye. Smudge soft brown shadow at the base of the white and add lashes to the top and bottom. Recommended products: Jouer Eye Primer, Girlactik Skin and stila Coco for crease, Girlactik Eye Glaze in Chic for lid with stila Kitten on top, stila Smudge Pot in Black for wing, Nyx Matte White Liquid Eyeliner for the inner corner, Nyx Jumbo White Eye Pencil in the waterline set with Julie Hewett Pola Eyeshadow, Ben Nye White Color Cake Makeup under eye, Julie Hewett Brunette Eyeshadow to create a thin line under the white area

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Using a concealer four shades lighter than the foundation, conceal the under eyes, forehead, chin and down the bridge of the nose and blend into foundation. Set lightly with a translucent powder. Recommended products: Ben Nye White Color Cake Makeup mixed with stila Foundation

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Bronze and contour the hollows of the cheek very generously with a deep matte bronzer. Then, apply bronzer to forehead, tip and sides of nose, chin and jawline blending down into neck. Recommended products: Becca Sienna Powder for contour, Kevyn Aucoin Tropical Nights Bronzer

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Apply a deep brown lip color to the top lip and a nude lip color to the bottom lip.

Recommended products: Jouer Noisette on top lip, Jouer Pamplemousse on bottom lip

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Create a deer nose with a black kohl liner and apply large white dots to the sides of face and forehead. Recommended products: Kevyn Aucoin Basic Black pencil, Ben Nye Color Cake Makeup in White applied with a pointed liner brush


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Start by prepping your skin and foundation. Avoid the under eye area since you’ll be adding concealer closer to the end of the look.

Recommended products: Becca Aqua Luminous Foundation, Becca Perfect Skin Mineral Powders

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Use a warm brown shadow for the lid and crease, and blend a pink shadow on the outer corners above the crease. Recommended products: Jouer Long Wear Eye Brightening Primer, Girlactik Eyeshadow in Skin for crease, Jouer Mineral Powder Blush in Bougainvillea and Blossom for outer corners

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Use a silver eye glitter for the lid and a white shadow under the eye.

Recommended products: Girlactik Pearl Base on lid topped with Sparkles in Silver

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Add strip lashes on the top lid, individual lashes on the bottom lash line and finish it off with a top and bottom eyeliner. Recommended products: stila Stay All Day Mascara, Kevyn Aucoin Pencil Eyeliner in Basic Black on top and bottom waterline

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Add concealer under the eye and any other areas that might need a little more coverage. Don’t forget to blend!

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Glitter! Using a pink cosmetic glitter, add it to the tip of your nose. We used a different tone of pink glitter for the lips but you can use the same color glitter if desired. Apply a lightweight lip gloss or base - and tap on the glitter. Recommended products: Kevyn Aucoin Blossom Lip Pencil to line the bunny nose, Girlactik Pearl Base

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Finally, use a liquid eyeliner to create the whiskers.

Recommended product: stila Stay All Day Liquid Eyeliner

Recommended product: Kevyn Aucoin Skin Enhancer

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Set your makeup with a setting powder, adding bronzer if desired.

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Start by prepping your skin and foundation. Avoid the under eye area since we’ll be adding concealer closer to the end of the look.

Recommended products: Becca Aqua luminous foundation, Becca Perfect Skin Mineral Powders, Becca Shimmering Skin Perfector (optional)

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Use a warm brown eyeshadow for the crease and a black for the lid. Blend, to avoid any harsh lines. Recommended products: Prime lid with stila Onyx, Girlactik Eyeshadow in Skin on crease, stila Eye Shadows in Rain on outer corner, stila Eyeshadow Ebony on lid, stila Eyeshadow in Black Diamond on top

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Add strip lashes for a dramatic look.

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Add concealer under the eyes and any other areas that might need extra coverage.

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For lips, use a black lipstick or use black eyeliner if you don’t own a black lipstick.

Recommended product: Top lashes with stila Stay All Day Mascara top and bottom

Recommended product: stila Onyx, dab stila Eyeshadow in Ebony

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Using any silver metallic eyeshadow, start packing the product on the side of the face and areas where the light hits first. Continue using this technique with two other metallic colors, following one after the other. Blend in between with a clean brush. Recommended products: NYX Prismatic Shadow in Tin, NYX Prismatic in Girl Talk, NYX Prismatic in Glass Slipper

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of t heeason PAGE TURNERS S

One of the best things to do during this season is to “fall” into a great book! On these crisp autumn days, sometimes there is no better way to relax than to curl up with a cozy blanket, a captivating book and a warm cup of coffee. Reading is also a fun way to involve friends by starting or joining a book club and it is an engaging way to keep your mind active. Here are our top five page turners for this fall. Cure: A Journey into the Science of Mind over Body

The After Party By Anton DiSclafani

By Jo Marchant

The simple idea of mind over matter, award winning science writer Jo Marchant delves into the question: can our minds really heal our bodies? Read this book to discover how your thoughts, emotions and beliefs can influence your health.

The Lonely City: Adventures in the Art of Being Alone

This is the tale of 1950’s socialites and the one woman who has it all: glamour, beauty and the envy of all her peers. However, in a world where money and power are dominated by men, what happens when she wants more?

Paris, He Said By Christine Sneed

By Olivia Laing

A relatable feeling to many people is the loneliness of moving to a new city. What does it mean to be lonely? Olivia Laing answers this question through art, sexuality and mortality in this moving novel based on her own experiences with the human condition.

The Assistants By Camille Perri

Told through the perspective of a young artist who follows her wealthy, and much older mentor and lover to Paris to begin her career as a painter. This novel explores the ideals of beauty, desire and open relationships, to discover what it truly means to find happiness.

Under the Harrow By Flynn Berry

This Robinhood-esque story presents an ethical dilemma. After six years working in New York, the glamour has worn off and the bills are piling up when a thirty year old executive assistant is presented with an opportunity to pay off all her debt due to a technical error in her boss’s expense report. She faces an important decision: she has been an honest, hard worker, but the amount would be mere pocket change to her boss. This book will appeal to anyone who has ever felt they cannot get ahead by playing by the rules.

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A young woman takes the train from London to visit her sister in the countryside only to find that she has been brutally murdered. This novel explores the bond between sisters and the hauntings of the past. This psychological thriller is for anyone who loved Broadchurch or The Girl on the Train. mollymy.com

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MARC JACOBS (P)OUTLINER LONGWEAR LIP PENCIL IN PRIM(ROSE) This has been my go-to lip pencil -- it stays put and even looks great when worn as a lipstick (line lips and fill in, apply gloss and go!). I get compliments on this color every time I wear it -- need I say more? marcjacobs.com $24

MADEWELL DISTRESSED HIGHRISE SKINNY JEANS

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The best distressed black jean I’ve come across in a long, long time -- and at a good price point too! The high-rise fit is a bonus, they flatter just about every body type. madewell.com $130

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TARTE TARTEIST LIP PAINT IN NAMASTE Wear with a liner (like Marc Jacobs Prim(Rose)) or on its own; a shade of nude that looks flawless no matter the occasion. Keep this in your everyday bag for sure -- you’ll thank me later! tartecosmetics.com $20

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J.CREW CAPE-SCARF Not your average scarf -- comfy, cozy and with armholes so it will stay put when worn as a cape. Ideal for travel and everything in-between; hello effortless style. jcrew.com $69.50


SUMMER BERRIES & AUTUMN FRUITS by Annie Rigg

​ he most beautiful cookbook T I’ve ever seen -- simply gorgeous with the yummiest recipes! ​This makes for a great gift for yourself, or others with a love for pretty, delicious eats. amazon.com $22.47

REBECCA MINKOFF METALLIC OXFORDS I bought these oxfords in the beginning of the season and they’ve taken me from meetings to dinner dates (in every climate!), from the east to west -- metallic is having a serious moment this season and so is menswear. Even the girly girls out there will appreciate this take on two notable trends in one comfy slip on. rebeccaminkoff.com $195

RAG & BONE FLOPPY WOOL FEDORA HAT Not just any floppy hat -- THE floppy hat; if you don’t have one already, grab this beauty (chances are you’ll wear it practically daily). Messy hair, don’t care! rag-bone.com $195

GIVENCHY PHENOMEN’EYES WATERPROOF PANORAMIC MASCARA Say goodbye to your average mascara wand, this 360o brush gives you panoramic results for the ultimate definition, length and curl -- not to mention, it’s waterproof too! givenchy.com $32

SEA LILY TORTOISE RECTANGULAR CLUTCH Finally a classic year-round clutch that goes just as well with florals as it does with tweed. Super simple, while still being super chic -- versatility and style, yes please! tnuck.com $125

BANANA REPUBLIC CANTON BOOT The ideal boot for the fall season -comfortable, chic and a heel you can walk in from day and well into the night (in jeans, a dress, skirt, you name it); these are worth every penny. bananarepublic.com $178

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for beautiful skin in your 20s and beyond

The day I turned twenty one I remember thinking, “gosh, in nine years I’ll be thirty.” Immediately I put a plan into action to preserve my skin to the best of my ability without going broke doing it. The first thing to remember is that your skin is the largest organ in your body. So what you eat, drink and put onto your skin matters. Here are three tips to try every morning, noon and night to keep your skin looking amazing well past your 20s. ​

By Teri DeCoster,

Paramedical Aesthetician & Laser Technologist Photography by Jess Onesto

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1Drink a big glass of water MORNING

2Clean up with homemade cucumber wash Clean up with homemade cucumber wash; cucumbers are extremely hydrating, which makes them the perfect ingredient for a DIY skincare remedy - there are so many benefits to having well hydrated skin!

Drink a big glass of water first thing in the AM. Aim to drink a glass of water every time you urinate, as it will help you remember to drink up— and follow this rule of thumb: drink half your bodyweight in ounces per day. So, if you weigh 130 pounds, sip 65 ounces of water throughout your daily routine. There are so many ways to make drinking water enjoyable — add fresh herbs, lemon or other various seasonal favorites to make water your beverage of choice. Your skin will love you for it! Here’s some simple (just two ingredients each), fall infused water suggestions to be paired with filtered hot or cold water -- use as much or as little of the below ingredients as you’d like):

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fresh green apple slices and fresh sprigs of rosemary fresh orange slices and Star Anise

Here’s what you need to create the best homemade cucumber wash: Ingredients 1 half of a cucumber peeled 1/4 cup of full fat greek yogurt A squeeze of lime or lemon A handful of fresh herbs, such as fresh mint How To Blend together until smooth -- apply morning and night for a few days (until you run out). Simple as that! You can drink the rest as a smoothie or preserve it for up to three days inside the refrigerator (in a sealed container).

3Apply Witch Hazel

Apply Witch Hazel (one of the oldest astringents and still I think the best) with a cotton ball or cosmetic pad to your face and neck before applying makeup and sunscreen. Witch Hazel is known to help fight acne (it has significant antibacterial and antiseptic qualities), loosen blackheads, lock in moisture, refresh skin and even treat sunburn! Here’s a couple of great sunscreen recommendations (with tint), which my clients (and I) count on: *SkinCeuticals Physical Fusion UV Defense SPF 50 — it’s paraben free/chemical, filter free and has a universal tint. *Jane Iredale PurePressed Base Minerals — it contains no oil and no talc, offering gorgeous shades to match any skin tone. Note: if you will be out in the sunshine for long periods of time, wear a UV protected hat and the best sunglasses you can afford.

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After a nutritious lunch of a protein, veggies and yes, more water — try this:

1Head down

Hang your head down for a count of 26 or say the alphabet (speak accentuated); it gets blood flow to your face and neck and helps flush out impurities from the inside out. Not to mention, your face will have a pink glow afterwards, like you ran a few miles during lunch (without all the sticky sweat)!

NOON

2Re-apply moisturizer / SP F 3Breathe deep Re-apply moisturizer / SPF (and if needed, makeup) using the “stippling technique” — use your fingertips and pat around your eyes and mouth — don’t forget your neck!

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Take a deep breath. There’s nothing like getting some high quality 02 into your body. Throw in a few minutes of meditation or mind clearing — clear mind, clear skin!


NIGHT

1 Wash up, again

Wash up, again. Remove makeup and clean your skin using circular motions. You can even try a homemade scrub with a little sugar and a few drops of lemon or lime — apply, and rinse well. Finish with Witch Hazel (as a toner). If you’re taking a shower, try coconut oil as a body moisturizer — keep in mind, the rest of your skin needs attention too!

2Sweat it out

Unless you’re a morning person, hit the gym in the evening and sweat it out! When you sweat you detox and the less toxins you carry with you, the more your skin will glow. After your workout, don’t touch your face, rinse and clean as soon as possible — this will help keep any bacteria at bay, especially if you have acne prone skin.

3Hit the hay

Hit the hay — it’s time for night cream and eye creams. Stipple, stipple, stipple — eye skin is delicate so be gentle. With eye cream, stipple toward your nose on the top of the cheekbone and around the frame of your eye, just under the brow, while not getting too close to the eye, then stipple toward the nose. Apply any leftover eye cream over the top of your lip. When applying night cream, use upward strokes on your neck and jawline. It’s important to find creams that work best with your skin type.

Ahhh… nicely done! At the end of the day, find yourself grateful and thankful, even if the day was tough. Take a few deep breaths, say your affirmations and get plenty of sleep. Is it magic? No. However, I believe simple, not expensive — and extremely rewarding. The magic number is 3.

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LESS MORE #askstephi IS

By Stephi Maron,

Founder & CCO Blushington Makeup and Beauty Lounge

When it comes to beauty, sometimes you just don’t have the time – between busy work-life and a social calendar that has you here, there and everywhere, time can be tight. This season is all about finding “pretty”; the kind of pretty that’s unique and beautiful about YOU. If you’re in a rush, your beauty doesn’t have to take the backseat. Molly My went straight to the source – beauty expert and Blushington Makeup and Beauty Lounge founder Stephi Maron for a ‘less is more’ effortless glam look – it was so simple, we had to share! Follow along as we

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Application time: 10 minutes (or less!) Tip: Use a Beauty Blender sponge to get an airbrush finish. *All products listed are available at Blushington locations.

I’ve always believed in the saying ‘less is more when it comes to your makeup, but more is more when it comes to customer service’. Makeup is there to cover the “imperfections” you want to keep to yourself – i.e.: blemishes, redness, dark circles, etc. but it’s also there to enhance what you already have (in a natural fresh faced kind of way). Your skin should feel breathable, your freckles should shine; after all, confidence is always key! Makeup has the ability to enhance your best features, so you feel your best even when you may not have the time for your full makeup routine. This ‘less is more’ look is perfect for the gal on the go; you’ll feel and look pretty. We always say @Blushington “Feeling Pretty is Priceless” – when you feel pretty, your entire day, persona and so on can change. Feeling pretty is pretty powerful. For the ideal ‘less is more’ look I opt for a few of my favorite go-to products – here are the three products I used on Molly:

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Stila Eyeshadow Trio in Bronze Glow Vita Liberata Trystal Minerals in Bronze

I love mixing the Becca Beach Tints together – you can apply it on your eyes, lips, and cheeks. It’s a great product to have in your bag when you just need to freshen up throughout the day. It’s also water-resistant so it will last for hours.

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I also can’t get enough of the Stila Eyeshadow Trio, also a great product to always have on hand. I use all three colors – you can go from a day to night look in 5 minutes! I tend to use the lightest shade for the inner corner highlight and brow bone highlight.

The last product that I used is my new Bronzer obsession by Vita Liberata. They are an organic spray tanning brand and their products are incredible. You can use this product as an eyeshadow and it instantly opens up your eyes making you look more awake. Try it all over your face and body – it always makes me feel like I just came back from Hawaii! You get that sun kissed, natural bronzing glow. It’s also buildable which I like -– start light and you can always add. If you’re in a hurry, reach for these products – you can do a lot with them!

If you have a little more time -- you can add a few more steps When timing isn’t as tight, I always start by prepping the lips first with a lip balm that conditions, moisturizes, and plumps; I love using Jouer Essential Lip Enhancer (a lip plumper balm). Then I prep and prime. Try: Beauty RX Balancing cleanser and toner and Eve Lom Radiance Primer (these are some of my favorites). Then apply a light foundation onto the skin avoiding the under eyes (I used Eve Lom Tinted Moisturizer on Molly). From there we go to the eyes -- I like to finish the eyes, mascara, and brows before I finish the rest of the face. I used Kevyn Aucoin Volume Mascara, Billion Dollar Brows in Taupe for Molly’s brows and Stay All Day Liner in Lionfish eyeliner. Then, apply concealer if needed, bronzer, blush and touch of highlighter. I used Becca Beach Tint in Guava and Fig for Molly’s eyes, lips and cheeks!

There you have it! Less is more never looked so good. If you have any questions for me find @blushington on Instagram and hashtag

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Fall for Style WHAT TO WEAR RIGHT NOW--

and everything in between

By Anita Patrickson,

Celebrity Fashion Stylist

New seasons are exciting -- they bring with them different weather, traditions, recipes, and of course (our favorite) trends. It’s possible that the start of a new season can also be a little overwhelming -- after all, how do you keep up with all the latest, all of the time?! Thankfully, there are pros like celebrity fashion stylist Anita Patrickson that make being informed a whole lot easier. Anita is a style goddess, the keeper of all things utterly chic -- with a client roster filled with some of Hollywood’s most well dressed “it” girls -- what Anita says, goes! This season, Anita pulls together some must know trends -- and is sharing insider knowledge to help you navigate through the fall, flawlessly. Let’s get started, shall we? FALL 2016

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As far as one’s wardrobe goes, I know that for many, fall is their favorite and often, most intimidating time of year! It’s all about cozy layers, warm hues and introducing new textures and fabrics. With a few tips and tricks, I can help you navigate your closet and embrace the chilly weather in style.

Key fall pieces There are some key fall pieces one should have on hand. Take a great cashmere coat that can do the work for you, even if you just wear jeans and a white tee underneath. You can grab an item that makes your look feel expensive and pulled together (like a great bag). A gorgeous wide brimmed hat works for windy fall days, frizzy hair days and just plain lazy days, because with a fabulous hat, it doesn’t really matter what the rest of your outfit looks like! Lastly, a gorgeous dress for all the cocktail parties that start happening around the holidays -- something in velvet would be a beautiful way to stay warm as well as stay on trend!

The “wardrobe basics” There are pieces that should really remain in your closet all year long -- I call this the “wardrobe basics.” There are about 10 items you should own that are all impeccably tailored and beautifully cared for, these should last you years (and throughout every season): blazers, white, grey and black tees, jeans that make your butt look good, booties, a light cashmere sweater, blouses in white silk and chambray, dusters or a trench, a fabulous party dress and a leather jacket. And note: with summer just behind us, you don’t need to hide away all your warmer weather pieces -- items that feel summery but can transition easily are perfect to keep around well into fall, like a printed floral dress -- this item paired with tights can feel very ‘fall appropriate’ in one easy step.

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Trends to try This fall feels very luxurious in its trends, even the colors are warm and sumptuous. This is the season of rich, Renaissance vibes. Velvet, brooches, ruffles and ornate jackets. Gorgeous jewel tones of bordeaux, rose gold and deep midnight blues.

Embellishments are a fabulous way to add texture and depth to a look. If a full outfit feels too heavy for you opt, for an embellished accessory like a fabulous clutch or a shoe.

Metallics are once again ruling the runway; everything from golds and silvers to coppers, bronze, rose golds and pewter -- layer them on and mix your metals this season!

Perhaps the most obvious and biggest trend this fall is the Renaissance vibe. It’s all about military jackets, high necked ruffled blouses, ornate bows and brooches and deep velvet. You can stop your look from becoming too literal by adding in fabrics like denim jeans to a velvet blazer, or throwing a leather jacket over a velvet dress to break it up. If this trend feels like it’s too much for you, opt for something small and subtle like a brooch and add them to a blazer or a peacoat. FALL 2016

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Trends that don’t cost a ton If you’re looking to try a new trend, but find your budget a little tight, fear not! Accessories like brooches can be found at inexpensive outlets and they still look fabulous. Statement earrings are a great way to add some sass to your look without breaking the bank. Ruffled blouses, which can be found all over, will add instant ‘medieval’ vibes to a simple pant or jeans.

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Feel put together (always) – wit h a black blazerr A black blazer is my best friend in my closet. You can wear it over the shoulders for an instantly chic look, it’s ALWAYS flattering, and goes with everything from a striped tee and jeans, to a high neck ruffled blouse and cigarette pants. It works from morning to night and you can even make it trendy for just one season by adding that all important accessory this fall -- the brooch!

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Location: Lombardi House Wardrobe: Paper Crown Makeup: Blushington Makeup & Beauty Lounge Interior: Tumbleweed and Dandelion Florals: Chloe & Mint Sweets: Sidecar Donuts


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ife is all about embracing the simple things -- like cozy afternoons and a good cup of hot coffee. Fall is the most idyllic time to slow down, treasure the extra bit of crisp in the air and simply be thankful for days spent just like these; with best friends and nothing more on the agenda. Finding ways to celebrate, big or small, make those every day, sometimes daunting tasks, seem much more manageable -- this season bring people together, give friends something to look forward to, but more importantly, give yourself something to be really, really thankful for -- togetherness!

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Cozy gatherings are just that -- cozy. For any gathering, you want guests to feel comfortable, but we’re not just talking about a comfy seat to sit in, we’re talking about a welcoming feeling as soon as they walk through the door! You want to make it hard for them to leave! So how do you create a space that feels cozy? Well, it starts with good people, but let’s talk decor deets.

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Fall is all about cozy places -- and adding a little warmth into your space doesn’t need to cost a lot, or take much time. Here are some tips you need to know right now:

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Everyone loves a good candle -- not only does it give off a scent, it instantly relaxes you. When entertaining, pick one up that smells of something widely favored for fall: pomegranate, saddlewood or vanilla fit the bill nicely!

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add a throw blanket/pillow Think about what makes you personally feel at home -- usually, your own bed, pillows, blanket, etc. -- try to create that same feeling for others. A cashmere throw might be a little pricey (oh so cozy!), but typically it lasts forever and is worth the investment. If you’re looking to spend a little less, opt for a soft cotton throw, something knit and pillows that share a common color to mix and match throughout the space.

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sip something hot Like coffee, tea, or hot chocolate! Having something hot for your guests to sip and hold onto to warm their bodies is one of the best feelings when temps get a little cooler outside.

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grab some fresh blooms Often times flowers are mistaken for a spring/summer necessity only, but that couldn’t be further from the truth! Blooms add a homey touch, they’re gorgeous and bring in an organic element that guests can relate to the particular season -- look for sunflowers, shades of magenta, vintage hydrangeas and leafy fillers (you can even grab some leaves off of your own backyard trees!).

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incorporate warmer tones (especially if you’re looking to bring in the fall season) Warmer tones set the mood -- think burnt orange, forest green, dark purple, etc. there are so many variations that work within all kinds of spaces. Even if your space has some pink and white walls you can work with it (add darker shades of pink, burnt orange golds and silvers); don’t disregard your usual favorites for the sake of the season, or the mood of a party. The term “traditional” has so many different kinds of meanings nowadays -- really, anything goes!

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As the holidays swing into full force, that easeful mindset we promised ourselves can get lost in the busyness of the season -- especially if you’re hosting, but fear not, you’ve got this! Here are some tips on how to host like a pro, stress free:

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Hosting a gathering (big or small) requires pre-planning -- instead of rushing around at the last minute, plan ahead and start picking up odds and ends as you go about your daily activities weeks prior. Meaning, if you know you’ll need snack foods like pretzels, candies, etc. grab them as you make your usual grocery store runs leading up to the party. Using a checklist will help you keep track of what you already have, need to buy and have bought -- organize it from nonperishable to perishable (the items you’ll buy the day before, or day of the gathering).

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get friends involved Enlist friends to help! For example, if you have a friend who really likes music, take the burden off yourself and ask her if she’d like to put together a playlist or two (it’s a huge compliment) -- if you’re outsourcing for something that costs money (like baking, flower arranging, etc.), offer to pay for the supplies to make it easy and stress-free for your friend to help out. On the day of the gathering, good friends come in handy more than ever! Tap friends to help spark conversations with those who might not know each other, take photos, pour drinks and so on -- chances are they’ll be happy to step in! This helps you focus on hosting rather than the running around/making sure everyone is having fun.

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Hosting 101 -- don’t invite people that don’t mesh well together! Not everyone needs to know one another but guests will feel much more comfortable if they’re amongst people they find interesting, funny, or have something in common with -- that’s not to say you can’t mix “groups” because you surely can, but just be cautious as you plan and organize your guest list.

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Nowadays there are a lot of different dietary needs, preferences and so on -- you can’t please everyone but stick to key foods that will be enjoyed by most (restrictions or not). For example, some guests might be gluten-free or on a health kick, so, to be sure they have something to snack on, set out hummus and veggies -- even those not on a limited diet will enjoy the various options and those that are restricted, will have something yummy to dig into!

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The entire mood of the event can be determined by the host and their attitude. By setting aside some “me” time before a gathering you’re giving yourself better odds to enjoy the party as well -- you don’t want to be stressed, tired or non-present when hosting, you want to be lively, positive and upbeat. Afterall, you are the hostess -- lead by example and others will follow with ease.

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LEAF GARLAND

Talk about an easy way to add a little festive feel to your season -- all you need are these three things! Hang this garland on a wall, fireplace or simply lay as a part of your tablescape. What You’ll Need: • • •

Twine of your choice. Leaves with stems (real or faux) -- the longer you’d like your garland, the more leaves you’ll need. Spray paint (metallic shown here).

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Dedicate a space to spray painting (it can get a little messy!). Start by spray painting each leaf, then lay leaves flat to dry. Once leaves are completely dry, grab your string and start to tie! One by one, at the base of the stem, tie a double knot to secure the leaf to the string. Leave an inch or two between each leaf and continue to tie the remaining leaves onto the string. Once you’ve completed these steps, you’ll have a gorgeous garland for display!


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CHOCOLATE DIPPED SPOONS

These make for sweet gifts -- they’re also perfectly fit to display at any seasonal gathering for guests to dip into a warm cup of coffee. What You’ll Need: • • • • •

Teaspoons (as many as you’d like)! 1 bag of milk chocolate chips (or more). Toppings of your choice (here we used dried rose petals, pink sea salt and crushed graham crackers). Baking sheet. Wax paper.

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In a microwave safe bowl, melt the bag of milk chocolate (about 30 seconds depending on the power of your microwave); stir until smooth. In the meantime, line a baking sheet with wax paper. Once the chocolate chips are completely melted, grab a spoon and dip it into the melted chocolate until the entire spoon is covered. Place on the wax paper-lined baking sheet. Select which toppings to use for each and top while the chocolate is still warm on the spoon (this will help to make sure the toppings stick) -- there’s no rule to which variation of toppings you use, whatever you/your guests like! Continue dipping spoons until all are covered in chocolate and topped with favorite toppings!


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Q&A

LAUREN CONRAD + MAURA McMANUS

friends first

Paper Crown was created “for those who want to have fun, and look lovely while doing so” -sign us up! Co-founder and designer, Lauren Conrad, along with co-founder and COO, Maura McManus have celebrated feminine charm through their ever evolving clothing line since the debut collection launched in stores in 2011. Not only are these two ladies business partners, but they’re also best friends; to us, there’s nothing more inspiring than friends joining together to support one another, sharing goals and passions. Needless to say, we had to ask some questions! Find out what Lauren still aspires to achieve and what these two think is the best part about working with your best friend. FALL 2016

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Being that you have made such an impression on the millennial generation, what do you pride yourself on being known for?

Lauren Conrad:

I appreciate this; thank you. I don’t ever think of myself actively aiming to impress or instruct my peers. With this in mind, I do understand and am humbled by the notion that I am a role model to some. Knowing myself, being who I am and being secure in that are what I am most proud of on a personal level. I hope as an entrepreneur, I can inspire others looking to follow their own pursuits.

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Where does inspiration come from in your life and how do you bring it into your work? Inspiration comes from nearly EVERYWHERE! A flower in my garden can become the color scheme of an upcoming collection.

You’ve achieved so much in your life so far, what’s the one thing that you still aspire to achieve?

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I was never the child or even college student that I knew what she wanted to “be”. I remember being frustrated by this because I was excited and anxious to get my career started. I enjoy creativity but am business-minded. I honed in on these two characteristics and focused on developing my skills. A fashion brand is quite possibly the personification of both.

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What’s your favorite way to celebrate the fall season?

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Cooking and baking up a storm! I just made the first chicken pot pie of the season and it instantly made it feel like fall!

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What’s been the most challenging aspect of being a clothing designer? With any creative profession, there is an innate frustration that what is designed as a complete collection usually is not purchased in the same way. I guess that is also the beauty of being a designer! What I set out to design can be interpreted in hundreds of ways.

What’s next for the Lauren Conrad brand?

When you were younger, what did you want to become when you grew up?

Maura McManus:

I love this question! I think it’s so important to look at life with a measure of personal accomplishments and not “success.” I associate achievement with desire and the individual focused drive of working towards a goal. Everyday I aspire towards something, whether that be in my personal relationships, creatively or business related, I think it’s important to always aspire towards something, big or small.

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It’s difficult to run a business, how do you stay inspired? Building a brand and running a business is unbelievably rewarding. Anything can be difficult. I see challenges as opportunities and we have built an incredible team that allows us to succeed every day.

Who has had the greatest influence in your life? Yikes! That’s a big question. Immediately, I think of my grandfather. As a businessman he was remarkably hard-working, dedicated, strategic and forward-thinking.

What’s the best part about working with your best friend?

LC & MM:

We’re best friends and we’ve built a brand together; that’s pretty awesome! We’re able to challenge each other professionally in a way that encourages growth on a individual level, which in turn, strengthens our roles in business. For us, career and friendship are one in the same, each supporting the other.

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on the up and up Wardrobe: Paper Crown Fair Trade Products: The Little Market Makeup: Blushington Makeup & Beauty Lounge

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Fangirls

+ Team PC

Why everyone needs a fangirl and how to be a really good one, no matter the season

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veryone needs a fangirl or two (or six!). Our friends constantly remind us of how important it is to support one another -- whether helping to set up a tailgate party (cough, cough), or simply being there for us when we’ve had a rough day. In this case, a fangirl isn’t just by your side for the sake of a game, but instead embodies fangirl-esque qualities as a way of life in all aspects -- like work, romantic relationships, family matters and so on. A fangirl is upbeat, positive, cheerful, loyal and always there when you need her the most. We believe you should surround yourself with those who support you and help lift you higher because they make your light burn even brighter! One brand we love that is sending the right message is Paper Crown; a blend of romantic, vintage-inspired design and contemporary edge, with a feminine and elegant aesthetic -- cofounded by Lauren Conrad and Maura Oehm. These ladies know just what it takes to create the right vibe and we love what they’ve created together as two best friends. That said, we thought we’d take this opportunity to share some thoughts on what it means to be a fangirl (plus, share how WE throw a tailgate party!) --

hip, hip, hooray!

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make time for others

Like you would a preplanned event, such as a tailgate party -- make time for fun with friends, even when it might be difficult. We all have our own busy schedules, but we also each have the same number of hours in our day, it’s how you use your time that matters. Not to mention, setting aside a little catch up will not only make your bestie(s) feel appreciated, but could make you more productive -- it’s said: those who are the busiest, tend to make use of time more wisely.

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success, especially Encourage when it’s not your own It’s important to respect someone’s superior qualities (we all respect Tom Brady being superiorly hot, right?) and encourage them -- the beauty of this is that you’ll always continue to learn from others and life will never become boring! Try to steer away from thoughts that are anything less than positive and encourage others around you for a job well done; let them know how much they’ve inspired you. Good vibes only.

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Create a community Sports, like football, are the perfect example of a community. Being that football is America’s favorite pastime, there’s a lot of people that enjoy it and enjoy it with others -- it’s like you instantly have a new BFF if you happen to meet someone who roots for the same team. Lead by example and include others in your own community of friends -- expand your network and invite people into yours. Simply put, don’t be a mean girl.

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e dedicated (plus every bother positive word) Dedication is where it all starts. A fan is dedicated first, before anything else. Dedicate yourself to being the best version of you and then surround yourself with likeminded people who see life in a similar way -- those are the kinds of friends that will help you to stay accountable, forward thinking and most importantly, true to yourself.

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Festive BITES FOR

FALL By Dana Shultz, Minimalist Baker

Now that the fall is officially in full swing, we’re starting to try some new, seasonal recipes. One of our favorite hubs for delicious (and nutritious!) recipes is Minimalist Baker; recipe creator and food photographer Dana Shultz always has something tasty up her sleeve! These recipes are ones you can add into your Thanksgiving spread, or simply eat them as homage to the season -we know you’ll love these as much as we do! Now, who’s hungry?!

P.S. most of what you'll find on Minimalist Baker is vegan and gluten-free, but not always.

CURRIED BUTTERNUT SQUASH SOUP

VEGAN THANKSGIVING WRAPS

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Serves: 4

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1 Tbsp (15 ml) coconut or grape seed oil 2 shallots, thinly diced (~40 g) 2 cloves garlic, minced (1 Tbsp or 6 g) 6 cups (840 g) butternut squash (~ 1 small butternut squash) Pinch each sea salt + black pepper, plus more to taste 1 1/2 Tbsp (12 g) curry powder 1/4 tsp ground cinnamon 1 14-ounce (414 ml) can light coconut milk 2 cups (480 ml) vegetable broth 2-3 Tbsp (30-45 ml) maple syrup (or sub coconut sugar) Optional: 1-2 tsp chili garlic paste

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Toasted pumpkin seeds Chili garlic paste Full fat coconut milk

2 large sweet potatoes (~300 g | organic when possible) 1 Tbsp (15 ml) grape seed oil 1 tsp fresh thyme 1/4 tsp ground cinnamon 1/2 tsp sea salt Optional: pinch cayenne pepper

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1 15-ounce (425 g) can chickpeas, rinsed, drained and thoroughly dried in a towel 1 Tbsp (15 ml) grape seed oil 1 tsp fresh or dried thyme Pinch ground cinnamon 1 tsp ground cumin 1/2 tsp smoked paprika scant 1/2 tsp sea salt Optional: Healthy pinch each ground coriander + cardamom

FOR SERVING optional

How to make it:

Head over to minimalistbaker.com and search for “Curried Butternut Squash Soup” for the full recipe.

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4 Garlic Herb Flatbreads* (or storebought flatbreads or pita) Garlic Dill Hummus Sauce Toasted sunflower seeds or pumpkin seeds Dried cranberries, chopped Fresh arugula or parsley Chili garlic paste Full fat coconut milk

How to make it: Head over to minimalistbaker.com and search for “Vegan Thanksgiving Wraps” for the full recipe.

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VEGAN GLUTEN-FREE CORNBREAD

APPLE PIE SUNDAES

1-BOWL PUMPKIN CAKE

Serves: 10

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1/3 cup (80 ml) chickpea brine, whipped until fluffy and soft peaks form (aka aquafaba) 1/2 cup (100 g) organic cane sugar* (sub up to 1/4 cup with 1 packet or tsp of stevia extract) 3/4 cup (180 ml) unsweetened almond milk 1 tsp apple cider vinegar 1/4 cup (60 ml) grape seed or canola oil 1 cup (160 g) all purpose gluten free flour* 1 cup + 2 Tbsp (150 g) fine cornmeal 1 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/4 tsp salt

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Vegan Butter Maple Syrup Chili

How to make it: Head over to minimalistbaker.com and search for “The Best Vegan Gluten Free Cornbread” for the full recipe.

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1 cup (100 g) raw pecans 1 Tbsp (30 g) coconut oil 2 Tbsp (12 g) coconut sugar 2 tsp maple syrup 1/4 tsp ground cinnamon Pinch sea salt

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4 medium-sized ripe green or red apples (I used 2 granny smith, 2 gala) 1 Tbsp (15 ml) coconut oil (or vegan butter) 3 Tbsp (36 g) coconut sugar, plus more for topping (or sub organic brown sugar, cane sugar, or stevia to taste) 1 tsp ground cinnamon, plus more for topping 1/2 tsp fresh ginger 1 lemon, juiced (~2 Tbsp or 30 ml) optional: 2 tsp arrowroot or cornstarch for thickening

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6-8 scoops Vanilla Bean Coconut Ice Cream 1 batch Coconut Whipped Cream

How to make it: Head over to minimalistbaker.com and search for “Apple Pie Sundaes” for the full recipe.

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2/3 cup (160 ml) chickpea brine (the liquid in a can of chickpeas // or sub 4 flax eggs*) 1 1/4 cup (240 g) coconut sugar (or sub organic cane sugar) 1/4 cup (~50 g) ripe banana, mashed (primarily for binding) 1/2 cup (120 ml) maple syrup or agave nectar 1 1/2 cups (300 g) pumpkin purée 1/4 cup (60 ml) olive oil, grape seed oil, avocado oil, or melted coconut oil 3/4 tsp sea salt 1 1/2 tsp baking soda 2 tsp baking powder 1 tsp ground cinnamon 2 tsp pumpkin pie spice + more to taste 1 cup (240 ml) water or unsweetened almond milk 1 tsp apple cider vinegar or lemon juice 1 1/2 cups (135 g) gluten-free rolled oats 1 1/2 cups (168 g) almond flour* (or sub meal with less desirable results) 2 1/3 cup (200 g) gluten-free flour blend*

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Vegan Buttercream Frosting Vegan Cream Cheese Frosting

How to make it: Head over to minimalistbaker.com and search for “1-Bowl Pumpkin Cake” for the full recipe.

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EXIT INTERVIEW

jillian. Jillian Murray

Actress Jillian Murray currently stars alongside Marcia Gay Harden and Rob Lowe on CBS’ hit show, Code Black. Murray portrays Dr. Heather Pinkney, an acerbic and aggressive surgical resident whose confidence has gotten her ahead as often as it has held her back. Season two of the medical drama returned September 28th and we’ve been hooked since day one! We always love hearing more from ladies that are living out their dreams -- and Jillian is doing just that; here’s what she had to say:

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Define “passion” as it means to you.

Passion is something that makes you feel alive. It gives you a reason to wake up in the morning. Pushes you to work harder. It’s what I look for in all the work I do and in all the relationships I have. You currently play a Doctor in Code Black; how did you prepare for the role? The whole cast went through medical boot camp. We got to work one on one with other doctors and nurses and learn a ton of procedures. For the more complex procedures, we get to meet with a doctor right before we start filming that episode and run through the surgeries. What’s one piece of advice you’d give to those looking to break into the entertainment industry? Follow your passion and set goals for yourself. I love writing goal lists for the year. It helps me stay on track.

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As a woman, there can be a lot of pressure as it relates to body image - how do you focus on the positives you find in yourself? Yes, there is a lot of pressure in the industry with regards to women’s looks. I try not to compare myself to other women but it’s difficult with social media throwing retouched images in your face all day. I try not to focus on my outward appearance because I find it very distracting as an actor. Being an actor it’s about listening to the other person and being fully present in the moment. You can’t be fully present in a scene where you’re saving someone’s life if you’re worrying about how you look in your scrubs. What can we expect to see from you in the next 5 years? Well, hopefully I’m still doing “Code Black,” because I love it and everyone involved in the show so much. But I’m dying to do a multi cam comedy during my hiatus. I’m a huge fan of Big Bang Theory and that style of show.

For more on Jillian, find her on Instagram, @jillianmurrayofficial.


Photography by Simon Cardoza

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credits Contributors: Anita Patrickson Blushington Makeup & Beauty Lounge Chloe and Mint Dish Wish LC Lauren Conrad Lombardi House The Little Market Minimalist Baker Paper Crown Sidecar Doughnuts Stephi Maron Teri DeCoster Tumbleweed and Dandelion Faces: Alexis Turner Ellen Neary Glennellen Anderson Jaclynn Brundrett Jeanie Scott Julie Paige Katie Jensen Karin Shiff Leila Pari Meadow Molly My Nikki Hru Tania Fotescu Additional Credits: Scarlett Gray - Copy Editor Kristin Kotleski - Assistant Copy Writer

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