The Skinny Confidential

5 Tips To Give Your Immunity a Boost – Lifestyle Article

Obviously we are in a time where everyone wants to keep their immunity up. Probably every single person on the planet, right? These are some things that I do at home every day, so I thought it was super relevant to share them. I force my husband to do them every day too, & I think they make all the difference. You probably have a lot of this stuff on hand, or you can hopefully order everything to avoid the…

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The Benefits of Magical Matcha – Lifestyle Article

Matach matcha matcha. It’s a thing. You’ve seen it everywhere, you’ve heard about it everywhere & it looks…erm…interesting?… until you try it. If it’s prepared right, let me tell ya, it’s DAMN GOOD. When I got pregnant I cut down on caffeine & became a matcha fanatic. Actually, in the last 9 months I feel like I’ve become a bit of a matcha connoisseur. I like to drink it in my clear Bodum mug….which if you haven’t heard about yet….YOU…

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Zaza Princeton Bosstick is Here! – Lifestyle Article

Zaza has arrived !! Well shit, if this post doesn’t explain mommyhood, I don’t know what does. Little late on this one, but I’ve been busy, as you can imagine. REAL busy. In fact, so busy that I have a boss. A boss who tells me what to do at every hour of the day. She arrived on January 26, 2020 at 11:02 pm in LA at Cedars-Sinai Hospital with a full head of dark brown hair & BIG blue…

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Top Influencer Lindsi Lane Discusses Blogging, Mommyhood and Entrepreneurship – Lifestyle Article

When I came across Lindsi Lane on Instagram, I immediately found her energy attractive. Not only is she beautiful, but she has the kind of energy you want to follow. She’s just one of those people who really is influential without even trying. She’s funny, relatable, beautiful, has amazing style & is a total hustler. I knew I wanted to collaborate with her immediately. THEN I stalked her collaboration with Hanky Panky. That’s right. Only the cutest underwear brand ever.…

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Why I Ate My Placenta – Lifestyle Article

Hello hello hello. Getting a lot of questions on why the fuck I ate my placenta. What better way to explain the whole thing than with an in-depth blog post. My birth story is coming, but in my meantime I just wanted to explain why you guys are seeing my placenta pills all over my Instagram Story. First off, you should know that I am not a doctor. Surprise surprise. I’m just sharing my experience & my story & why…

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A Year In Review: Notable TSC Moments – Lifestyle Article

Well, well, well, it’s the end of January & 2019 is long gone, but here I am, sharing ‘a year in review.’ Better late than never, right ?? Anyway, I wanted to share some of my most memorable moments with you guys, & want to do one every year from now on. I think it’s such a nice way of reflecting & also can really help with practicing gratitude. Ok, I’ll just get right to it. Lauryn’s Top 10 Moments…

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Baby Shower: Theme, Decor, Planning Tips & Details – Lifestyle Article

Hey guys, whats up? We’re back for part 2 of my alligator pastel themed baby shower. If you missed part 1, be sure to scope it here so this all makes more sense. To give a quick refresh: Patricia from Southern Charm threw an alligator themed party on the show & I just thought it was so unique so I had to copy her on the idea. We met Patricia to record a podcast not too long ago & she was…

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The Benefits of Compression Wear and Why You Need To Get On Board – Lifestyle Article

You guys may have heard of Jessica Graf before. She’s famous for her roles in Big Brother & The Amazing Race. Jessica & I met when I was the keynote at Create & Cultivate in Dallas. We immediately clicked & it just so happens she’s a fellow podcaster. Jessica invited me on her show Now What?! where we talked about everything from entrepreneurship to hustling to motherhood. She’s a young hot mom & I immediately asked her 100 questions about how…

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3 Chic, Bougie, Amazing GIFTS to Get Your Girlfriends – Lifestyle Article

 HO HO HO. Happy holidays !!! CRAZY that the time is here to get gifts right? Since everyone is busy & my whole entire platform is about saving YOU time, I figured I’d give you 3 products that you can order in bulk for you girlfriends. One is a little pricier ( $88 ), while the other 2 are under $10 ( what up $9.97 honey-filled cleanser ). Randomly, I like to buy products for my friends in tens so…

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How to Detoxify Your Kitchen – Lifestyle Article

Hello hello hello. Today we have Torie Borelli of The Vida Well on the blog. I met Torie through one of my really good friends, Jackie. Both Jackie & Torie gave me a  tutorial on water which made me want an alkaline filtration system asap ( add it to my list ).  When I was getting this tutorial, Torie also gave me a little walk through of things that are toxic in the kitchen. Needless to say I was blown away. I’m…

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5 Tips For Launching a Podcast in 2020 – Lifestyle Article

You know my advice guys: launch fast & adust to consumer feedback. That has always been my & Michaels thing. Pull the trigger, launch, throw it out there, & adjust to what your consumers say & want. Even if you only have 2 consumers, listen to them, change & adjust, then you’ll see things grow. Today I’m excited to have Julie Lauren on The Skinny Confidential. Julie is a podcaster, author, & writer. Her background includes working in the fashion…

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How To Avoid Nasty Rat Plastic in Tea Bags – Lifestyle Article

Recently I came across a graphic on @steph_shep’s Instagram feed ( Kim K’s former assistant who is now a badass influencer. Anyway, I found this stat pretty disturbing, so I immediately went to Google & started researching if it was true. WELLLLL, I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but I came across some pretty bleak information. There was a study conducted by McGill University in Montreal & they discovered that one single,  ‘silky’ plastic-based tea bag releases 11.6…

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The Non-GMO, Lemony Prenatal Vitamin That Won’t Cause Nausea – Lifestyle Article

Before you stop reading this because you’re not pregnant &/or not planning on pregnancy any time soon, HOLD UP. You can totally take a prenatal when you are NOT pregnant & I’m here to tell you why you should look into it ( THINK HAIR NAILS SKIN OMIGOD ).   I MEAN, let’s face it, who doesn’t want to feel their best all while getting 12 essential nutrients in? LIKKKKKE sign me up. AND no, I don’t have pregnancy brain ( well…

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Why You Shouldn’t Ask Someone to Go For Coffee – Lifestyle Article

Recently we recorded a podcast with Amy Landino of Schmittastic & her, Michael & I got into a conversation about why asking to pick someone’s brain is not the most self-aware way to go about asking someone for advice. & don’t even get us started on asking to take them for coffee to pick their brain. Obviously this riled some people up because we got DMs from some college students asking wtf they should do then. What if all they can…

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A Very Gender Neutral Baby Registry – Lifestyle Article

Guys, whats up? Today is my baby shower so I thought it would be so fitting to showcase what is actually on my baby registry. Now let’s get real here. One of the reasons I didn’t want to tell anyone the gender is because I didn’t want a bunch of colored clothes, toys, appliances, etc. I wanted to keep it super neutral. To be honest, I want to get to know our baby before I started imposing a style on…

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The Best Iced Tea on The Planet – Lifestyle Article

Alright guys, this tea is blog post worthy & something that has been on my mind for SO SO SO SO SO LONG. Funny back story: When I first started The Skinny Confidential, before it was even anything, I had this pink trapper keeper where I kept all my ideas for the blog. A lot of the ideas had to with  food & fitness. Anyway, when I was little I used to do tap & ballet classes in Solana Beach…

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Easy Ways To Add More Fiber To Your Diet – Lifestyle Article

SUPER excited for this post. Today Danielle Hamo is on The Skinny Confidential. I initially met Danielle through my friend Neda of Healthy With Nedi & I wanted to follow her immediately. She is beautiful, smart, has a charismatic energy ( through Instagram ), is always looking to better herself &!!! she is a Registered Dietitian & Licensed Nutritionist. Her tips on Instagram Stories are INSANE. & I feel like she has some really unique hacks when it comes to…

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HOW TO HAVE AN EPIC 4TH OF JULY WITH SKINNY MARGS, GUACAMOLE, ZUCCHINI BROWNIES, & MORE – Lifestyle Article

Turn on your JavaScript to view content   HAPPY 4TH OF JULY to the most insane & amazing community ever. This 4th of July I will be relaxing on the rooftop enjoying pizza on our new outdoor pizza oven, sipping spicy, skinny margs & reading my new book Unbreakable by Sharon Osbourne. I wanted to give you a quick little 4th of July resource for how to throw together some fun, last-minute shit for the 4 day weekend. Each of these…

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THE PASTA HACK THAT WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE – Lifestyle Article

Turn on your JavaScript to view content   Drumroll please. Are you ready for my latest & greatest hack? This one is not complicated, in fact, it’s so simple it’s almost embarrassing. It’s something I cannot stop doing so I had to share it with you guys. I’m a huge fan of pasta, sourdough bread ( specifically with Kerrygold unsalted butter ), chocolate croissants & carbs in general. So anything that can help me hack the carb system is my…

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10 TIPS ON HOW TO KICK ASS AT AN INTERVIEW AND GET THE JOB OF YOUR DREAMS – Lifestyle Article

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SPICE UP YOUR LIFE WITH THESE 3 HOT PRODUCTS – Lifestyle Article

Turn on your JavaScript to view content Ohhhh here we are again! You know I just CANNOT keep my mouth shut when it comes to insane products. Picture me like a guinea pig trying everything & anything for you. Even my team has become guinea pigs. We are constantly seeing what works & what doesn’t work to bring you the latest & greatest. I like to weed out the bullshit, you know? Today I am sharing 3 products that I…

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The Skinny Confidential Beauty Vault Reveal + 3 Tips To Keep Your Office Organized – Lifestyle Article

Turn on your JavaScript to view content As some of you guys know, I recently moved into The Skinny Confidential HQ ( we’re calling it the TSC Dreamhouse because we want it so Barbie hot pink that it’s obnoxious ). One of the requirements of moving into a new office space was that I wanted a closet that we could put all the giveaway goodies in. Think of it as a beauty, health, wellness, skin closet where everything is organized so we can see…

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