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Homemade Blueberries n' Cream Oatmeal

Homemade Blueberries n' Cream Oatmeal

Melina 09/09/2016 0
It's Blueberry Month! There is something magical about the taste of blueberries. Sweet yet tart. You can put them into salads, pastries and smoothies. A well versitile power fruit indeed!   This morning we are cooking up handmade blueberries and cream oatmeal! A simple and healthy breakfast choice!         The end result? Simply delicious!     Ingredients (Single serving): Cup of Milk (Soymilk recommended for creamier taste) Dash of Cinnamon Teaspoon of Vanilla Extract Handful of Blueberries 2 tablespoons of Honey Cup of unsweetened Oats   Directions: Heat milk in po...
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DIY Ice Tie Dye Pillow

DIY Ice Tie Dye Pillow

Melina 09/02/2016 0
Labor Day Weekend is here and some of you might be staying home! This fun tie dye project can be done over the weekend (fun with friends and family!) All you need is a baking dish, cookie rack, white pillow case(or shirt), ice and tie dye (ink or powder). Let's get started!   Those are some lovely nails you got there. It'd be a shame if they got...dyed....   Remember to put on gloves so you don't ruin your beautiful manicure!   Have your tye die, baking dish, rack, and ice ready, along with a table cloth or cardboard so your floor doesn't get dyed as well!   Put pillow case in...
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A Mission of Hope

A Mission of Hope

Melina 08/19/2016 0
Cold winds, cloudy skies, low temperatures and dropped altitudes. Difficult to picture these conditions in the middle of August here in the States but those were the exact conditions Michelle faced as she ventured to Peru. She partnered with Missionary Nick and Sara; helping with their Children's Ministry. We are happy and excited to ask the questions we have all been wondering while she was gone and sharing pictures of her amazing journey!     Mission to: Ventanilla in Lima, Peru History fact: Those who were homeless in Peru moved to this once empty space, build their own homes, and cre...
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Home Brewed Deoderant

Home Brewed Deoderant

Melina 07/28/2016 0
Heat is hitting us hard here at the Urban X Headquarters and ladies we ain't going to lie - We be sweating! With the constant moving and packing, we needed some back up deoderant for the office. Grabbed a couple of things each of us had sitting at home and now we bring to you some home brewed deoderant! No animal testing for us ...
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Catalina Boats

Catalina Boats

Melina 07/22/2016 0
Summer is just getting hotter and with it comes the Mermaid Life! In case you were wondering, mermaids enjoy boat rides (Little Mermaid anyone?) Boat life can be difficult : Winds, salt water and the constant sun bathing. But we make due! The sea is literally calling us and we are simply answering the call. Grabbing insperation, energizing our aura and cleansing the spirit. It's no surprise even therapist suggest visiting the beach to calm any anxiety or stress. The sound of ocean waves, the beautiful tints and hues of blues, fresh air and the vast body of water is so enchanting. We ...
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Beach Survival Kit

Beach Survival Kit

Melina 07/14/2016 0
There is going to the beach and then there is going to the beach like an Urban Gal!  Being prepared to hit the beach can be stressful but lucky for you we have deviced an easy list of goodies any beach bum should take! We have a variety of goods that any land mermaid can forget before her great ocean adventure!    Number 1 : Your style and beach look. Bikini? Of course! But what about a cute crochet tunic for those wonderful walks around the pier? We cannot go to any beach without an easy crochet slip on tunic - It's simply too inviting!   Number 2: Beach towels. You can't be a b...
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