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Raspberry Almond Protein Smoothie Recipe | Vegan, High Fiber, Snack on My Low Carb Diet

Last week I updated you on my fitness journey and my need to go on a low carb diet.  It’s been a challenge for me, and I’ve been falling into afternoon energy crashes because I’m consuming less sugar.  So this week I wanted to share with you my Raspberry Almond Protein Smoothie Recipe.  It’s a Vegan, High Fiber, High Protein snack that I use as an afternoon pick-me-up on my new Low Carb Diet… 

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Raspberry Almond Protein Smoothie Recipe | Vegan, High Fiber, Snack on My Low Carb Diet

Raspberry Almond Protein Smoothie Recipe | Vegan, High Fiber, Snack on My Low Carb Diet

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Raspberry Almond Protein Smoothie Recipe

Blend together and enjoy!

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Do you have a favorite smoothie recipe?  What is your favorite afternoon pick-me-up snack?

Note: I’m not strictly vegan.  I’ve actually had to add more animal products to my diet to cut carbs and keep my protein at a healthy intake.  Vegan diets just don’t work for me and my goals, but if I can do a vegan meal at least once a day it makes me feel better. If a vegan diet works for you, because of health or morality, then great.  But everybody is different, so you need to listed to what feels right for your body.      

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Are Healthy Foods Making You Fat? | Weight Loss Journey Update

It’s been a while since I talked about my fitness and weight loss journey.  So I thought I would update you with this chatty video. I’m also answering the question that’s been on my mind lately: Are Healthy Foods Making You Fat?….

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Are Healthy Foods Making You Fat? | Weight Loss Journey Update

I’m finding out if some health foods have been preventing me from losing weight, and I’m keeping a food diary and counting macros… I actually didn’t know that it was called that when I filmed this video.

Are Healthy Foods Making You Fat? | Weight Loss Journey Update

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I really want to talk more about health and fitness on my blog and YouTube channel because it’s something I’m very passionate about.  If there are any videos/posts that are fitness and health related that you would like to see please let me know!

Here are some of the videos I mentioned in this video…

…and because I can’t forget about Beauty….

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The New Secret Fresh Collection & How to Destress After a Stressful Day

This post is sponsored by BabbleBoxx.com on behalf of the Secret Fresh Collection, Fade-Resistant Scent Technology, and Secret Fresh Scents Deodorant

One of the most important things that an Everyday Starlet can do is find a signature scent.  One that defines your personality and personal style.  It can be a long and time consuming process.  However, did you know that your nose can grow accustomed to your favorite scents?  Whether it be your signature perfume, your favorite scented candle, or even your deodorant…

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The New Secret Fresh Collection & How to Destress After a Stressful Day

 

Secret has decided to take on nose blindness head on.  After extensive research, they have discovered that 70% of women switch deodorants because they believe they are not as effective because they don’t smell them as well as they did when they started using them. 

That’s why Secret has launched its Fresh Collection with Fade Resistant Scent Technology, to combat nose-blindness and they are designed to keep you fresh for up to 48 hours. The sweat-activated technology is meant to capture odor and release fragrance. Because you work hard, your deodorant should too!

The new Secret Fresh Collection includes scents in both Clear Gel and Invisible Solid forms – with a brand new Cool Waterlily fragrance designed to evoke a floral spa-like feeling… so there is bound to be a signature scent that fits your personality. 

.. and because a Starlet’s life is not always glitz & glamour, I have 4 ways to de stress after a difficult day.   

Treat yourself

The New Secret Fresh Collection & How to Destress After a Stressful Day

Do you have a difficult meeting, or really stressful day on the horizon?  Don’t wait for someone to buy you flowers.  Check out FTD and order yourself a bouquet of your favorite flowers to surprise yourself. 

Take it all off

The New Secret Fresh Collection & How to Destress After a Stressful Day

Well, your makeup that is.  As much as I LOVE makeup, some days nothing feels better than removing it.  It signals to your brain that it’s time to unwind and relax.  La Fresh has released there Limited Edition Waterproof Makeup Remover Wipes.  If you’d like to give them a try, get 25% Off First Purchase when you use Coupon Code: BabbleBoxx (Expiration: 4/30).

Take a shower

The New Secret Fresh Collection & How to Destress After a Stressful Day

I love showering at the end of the day.  It really washes my stress away.  I know some women only shave when they think someone may touch their legs, but I shave my legs for me.  Nothing feels quite as luxurious as a freshly shaven leg slipping into silk pajamas.  I have been loving the Tree Hut Bare Moisturizing Shave Oil.  It smells like a beach vacation and helps you get your legs silky smooth… I’m actually on my second bottle!

Try some Essential Oils

The New Secret Fresh Collection & How to Destress After a Stressful Day

Scent can be so powerful.  21 Drops has a Detox Essential Oil Blend that’s a pre-blended solution with distinct essential oils that come together in organic jojoba oil to uniquely treat a particular concern or aspiration. The Detox Essential Oil Blend uses Cardamom, Geranium, Juniper, and Lavender for a relaxing and purifying combination.

How do you destress after a difficult day?

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First Aid Beauty Founder Interview, Sephora Haul & Day in Boston

First Aid Beauty Founder Interview, Sephora Haul & Day in Boston

I have had the honor of experiencing so many great events lately!  I am blown away by the opportunities that Everyday Starlet has brought my way, and more exciting things are still to come!  I have a few things that I can’t mention yet, but that I am VERY excited to share with you… but I can share with you that I got to meet and talk to the Founder of First Aid Beauty, Lilli Gordon.  She was so passionate and inspirations, and the whole First Aid Beauty team was just so much fun to meet.

First Aid Beauty Founder Interview, Sephora Haul & Day in Boston

While I attended the First Aid Beauty event in Boston, I got to do a little Sephora shopping, and spend the day with my husband in the city.  I vlogged the day so you could come along with me….

First Aid Beauty Founder Interview, Sephora Haul & Day in Boston

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I have a tip that I’ve mentioned in a few videos.  I always recommend that you blot your lips on the back of your hand instead of on a tissue to avoid getting tissue bits all over your lipstick.  So I want to start a trend of sharing our kissprints.  I may come up with a hashtag for it… I’m open to suggestions), but for now, tag me in your hand kissprints on social media (I’m @SarahBlodgett on most social platforms, all my links are at the top of this website, and the bottom of this posts) and use the hashtag #StarletSquad … I may put them all together in a collage and give you a shout out!

Urban Decay Naked Ultimate Basics Review & Makeup Tutorial for Fair Skin

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CambridgeSide Galleria Around the World Event

I have been so lucky lately with so many blogging/vlogging opportunities coming my way.  Some I have shared with you, like my StyleCodeLive/GenBeauty Experience, and some I will be revealing soon.  I have been back and forth about doing regular vlogging, but when fun events come up I really want to share it with my Starlets.  I recently got to go to an event at the CambridgeSide Galleria that I just had to share with you…..

CambridgeSide Galleria Around the World Event

I’ve been to one other event at the CambridgeSide Galleria before, and it was a blast.  They have so many great events for bloggers, and I wish I lived a little closer so I could go to more events.  This event was Around the World themed.  They had food, fashion, and some beauty that was inspired by different parts of the world.

CambridgeSide Galleria Around the World Event


Here is some of the fashion from the event….
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I was lucky enough to be gifted two tickets to the Boston opening of the new musical An American in Paris… I’m thinking about vlogging that experience as well, and maybe doing a Get Ready With Me!

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Is Snapchat Making Vlogging Obsolete?

Is Snapchat Making Vlogging Obsolete?

I have to admit that I’m spending more and more of my time on YouTube.  I especially love beauty related videos, but if I really like a beauty guru I will be interested in learning more about their life.  I think other people feel the same way, which is why vlogging got so popular…

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Is Snapchat Making Vlogging Obsolete?

However, I find now that I follow most of my favorite YouTubers on Snapchat, that the Snapchat stories are like daily vlogs.  So I think fewer YouTubers are vlogging and choosing to just use Snapchat.

I’m curious if this is intentional, or just the way things worked out.  In reality, being a content creator is a lot of work… despite the face that we make our lives look so glamorous on Instagram.  Since there is only so much time in a day, it makes sense to Snap instead of vlog since it’s quick and in the moment.  No time consuming editing.  Plus, one could argue it’s more “real”.

However, I like a beautifully edited vlog.  I also like that it’s got some longevity.  Snapchat is so fleeting.

This all comes about at a time when I’ve cut back on my vlogging.  I just don’t know if my life is interesting enough for weekly vlogs.  However, I really enjoy doing them when I’m doing something exciting, like my trip to NYC or my Honeymoon.

If you’d like to know more about my vlogging history then check out my Ultimate Vloggers Tag video….

The Ultimate Vloggers Tag

Are you a fan of Snapchat?  Do you like watching vloggers on Snapchat or vlogs on YouTube?

Tag Questions
1. When was your first vlog?
2. Describe your first vlog.
3. Share in chronological order your vlogging cameras over time!
4. What do you use to edit your vlogs?
5. Share 3 of your favorite vloggers to watch!

Vlogs Mentioned
CT Comic-Con at Mohegan Sun, A Comedy Show, & My First Vlog 
Non Bachelor/Bachelorette Party 
StyleWeek Northeast 2015 Vlog: Fashion Week Providence
Old Hollywood Glamour Engagement Shoot | Vlog 
Honeymoon in Quebec City | A Poor Man’s Paris 
StyleCodeLive, GenBeauty VIP Swag Bag & Review, & Ugly Crying In Front Of Tati 

Cameras
Samsung Mini 
Canon g7x

 

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Ipsy GenBeauty 2016 & StyleCodeLive

The past month has been a whirlwind.  I got married, went on my Honeymoon, and I hadn’t even unpacked when I found out I was a StyleCodeLive #SCLTalentSearch finalist.  They brought me to NYC for the weekend to appear on StyleCodeLive, took us to the Ipsy VIP Party, and then brought us to GenBeauty 2016.  I vlogged the experience and I wanted to share my crazy weekend with you, and give my review of GenBeauty and tips for finding out if it’s a convention you should consider attending…. 

Ipsy GenBeauty 2016 & StyleCodeLive


Appearing on StyleCodeLive with Frankie Grande and Olivia Culpo was the highlight of my week!

StyleCodeLive #SCLTalentSearch, GenBeauty + VIP Swag Bag & Review, & Ugly Crying In Front Of Tati | Vlog, Frankie Grande, Olivia Culpo
StyleCodeLive #SCLTalentSearch, GenBeauty + VIP Swag Bag & Review, & Ugly Crying In Front Of Tati | Vlog, Frankie Grande, Amazon The video from the VIP party was breathtaking… although being on the 12 floor roof top was a lot for my anxiety…

StyleCodeLive #SCLTalentSearch, GenBeauty + VIP Swag Bag & Review, & Ugly Crying In Front Of Tati | Vlog, Generation Beauty NYC 2016

I got to meet one of my favorite YouTubers, Tati from GlamLifeGuru.  This photo was before my ugly cry…

StyleCodeLive #SCLTalentSearch, Ipsy GenBeauty VIP Swag Bag & Review, & Ugly Crying In Front Of Tati Westbrook GlamLifeGuru | Vlog
Hope you had fun coming on this journey with me!  Are there any products from my swag bags that you would like a review of?

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Nominate Everyday Starlet for the Cosmopolitan Influencer Awards

I tend to be a very pessimistic person.  I don’t really know why, but I’ve been that way ever since I was little.  However it seems like lately so many amazing things have been happening that it’s hard not to catch the optimism bug.  For so long I didn’t think I would ever get married, and I just did.  The whole time I was planning my wedding I was assuming that it would turn into a huge chaotic mess, and it went smoother than I could have ever hoped.  I had never traveled outside the country before and my Honeymoon to Quebec City went better than I could have ever imagined.  Then I entered the Style Code Live Talent Search and I was selected as a finalist!

My inner optimist is starting to peak out.  

Nominate Everyday Starlet for the Cosmopolitan Influencer Awards

So in the spirit of being optimistic, I wanted to ask all of my Starlets for a favor.  If you could nominate Everyday Starlet for the Cosmopolitan Influencer Awards I would be forever grateful! Just follow this link, choose “Best Beauty Influencer,” “Blogger,” my name: Sarah Blodgett, and this blog’s url.  I have 20k followers total on all my social media channels.  Then you can say something nice about me and about Everyday Starlet.

I would really appreciate the support.  My Starlets are the best supporters ever! …and you can call it a wedding present, wink, wink!

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Honeymoon in Quebec City | A Poor Man’s Paris

When deciding on a Honeymoon location, my husband (that still feels weird to say) and I had a few criteria.  We wanted to go someplace we had never been before so we could start our marriage with an adventure… however, we’re not “adventure travelers” so we knew it should be low key.  We also agreed that it should be someplace we could drive to.  I have terrible anxiety about flying and I really didn’t need that kind of stress added to planning a wedding.   Also, after looking at all the checks we were writing for wedding vendors, we wanted someplace affordable.  Our ideal location would have been Paris, but the flying, the expense, and safety concerns had us thinking that now may not be the time for that trip.

After weighting our limited options, we decided on Quebec City.  It was a little more of a drive than we wanted, but it wasn’t unreasonable.  It was affordable, and it had a Parisian vibe.  The more research I did, the more it confirmed our decision. 

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Fairmont Frontenac, Quebec City hotels

Honeymoon in Quebec City | A Poor Man’s Paris

Here is a Honeymoon vlog I put together inspired by my favorite movie, Midnight in Paris…

I would describe Quebec City as what would happen if Paris and New England had a baby.  You can walk by a cute little French Bistro, and then find a Cool-As-A Moose ice cream shop right next door.  There were so many things I loved about Quebec that I thought I would share with you my hits… and a few misses….

Food

Hits

Sapristi is an Italian bistro that was just down the street from our hotel.  I think they have a few locations.  We went there our first night for dinner because we were exhausted from our drive and just wanted something quick and close by.  We were so impressed by the decor, service, food, and cocktails (and we have very high standards for cocktails) that we went back twice more that week.  Try their flatbreads, especially the 1608, and their mac & cheese… you won’t regret it. 

Everyone, and I mean EVERYONE, told us to go to Le Chic Shack for the best poutine.  They did not disappoint.  Although their poutine is apparently “modernized” so it’s lighter than the traditional, I found it to be AMAZING.  Any place that can feed me a bowl of potato, gravy, and cheese and not make me feel like a whale afterwards is my kinda place.  We went back once more. I had a salad, Paul had a burger, and we split some truffle fries.  They did not disappoint either! 

La Chic Shack Quebec City

La Chic Shack Quebec City La Chic Shack Quebec City

I found Les Trios Garcon mentioned on a travel blog that recommended the fries with Maple Rosemary dipping sauce.  I wanted to try it, but when I found out it was mayonnaise based I was hesitant.  I’ve just never liked mayo, it’s not my thing.  I tried it anyway and I was amazed.  They make their own mayo, so maybe that’s why it tasted so much better to me.  The burgers were great as well and the staff was wonderful. 

We had crepes everyday.  Don’t judge, you would too.  We both agreed that Le Petit Chateau had the best crepes in town.  The fruit was fresh, and the maple syrup was served in individual glass bottles. 

Le Petit Chateau Quebec City crepes

We rarely ventured outside the Old City, but I had heard so many great reviews of Tutto Gelato, that we had to take a walk and check it out.  It did not disappoint.  Best. Gelato. Ever.

Tutto Gelato Quebec City

We kept things casual for most of the trip, since we had been dressed up so much for all of our wedding stuff.  But we knew at least one night we would get dolled up for a fancy dinner and drinks.  I came across Chez Jules, and was impressed by there website and there philosophy of French Food without pretention.  It sounded perfect… and it was!  I had the Croque Monsieur which was served with a side salad, and Paul had beef that he said was the best he’d ever had.  We split a creme brûlée afterwards that was obscenely good. 

Chez Jules Quebec City Chez Jules Quebec City

After our meal at Chez Jules we walked to the Frontenac hotel for cocktails.  As I mentioned earlier, we have very high standards for cocktails and they did not disappoint.  You could tell that the bartenders took cocktail mixing seriously, and treated it like an art form.

Fairmont Frontenac Cocktails, Bar Le Sam

We passed by La Maison Smith a few times and made it a point to try it before we left.  Even though I was hot from walking around, I just couldn’t leave Quebec City without a Chocolate Chaud.  And even though I’ve never met a French macaron that I didn’t like, the ones at La Maison Smith were extra special. 

La Maison Smith Quebec City, Chocolate Chaud, French Macarons

Misses

There are gelato places all over the city, and we tried some at Glaces Dolce Gelato that wasn’t really worth the splurge. 

I heard that the pulled pork poutine at St Patrick’s Pub was good, so we decided to try it out.  The service was so-so.  We actually had to flag down a waiter because we had been seated and waited 15 min for anyone to come over and take our order or bring water.  The waiter we did find was nice and our food came quickly.  The ambiance was unique yet I feel like it was little dungeon-y.  The food tasted good, but the experience left a slightly bad taste.

La Casse Crepe Breton isn’t bad, it’s just more of an assembly line breakfast place.  We walked in and were shooed out to wait in an alcove between the restaurant and the street.  Crepes were good, but not anything special. 

I’m torn about Chez Ashton.  I’m told that they make poutine the way it’s intended (in fact a waitress at La Chic Shack told us that the Ashton serves “real” poutine).  It’s basically Quebec’s McDonalds. It was also the only meal I had all week that made me feel weighed down and groggy afterwards.  It was good, and may be great for some… but I’ll take La Chick Shack any day. 

Chez Ashton Poutine

Best of the Rest

Le Manoir d’Auteuil Quebec City, Affordable hotels, boutique hotels

We stayed in the Old City at a lovely boutique hotel called Le Manoir d’Auteuil.  We were shocked at how affordable it was.  It was a mansion that was converted into a hotel.  The staff was so friendly and helpful, and we were walking distance from everything we wanted to eat…I mean see… no, I mean eat.  The only downside was that we were on the 3rd floor and there is no elevator. It was for the best though because it helped us burn off the calories we were consuming.  They have a breakfast and snack menu that wasn’t extensive, but it was delicious!   

Le Manoir d’Auteuil Quebec City, Affordable hotels, boutique hotels, crepes

I saw in a pamphlet that the hotel gave us, a picture of the fountain outside Parliament at night.  I knew we had to check it out.  I have a thing for beautiful fountains, and this one is stunning lit up at night.

Quebec City Parliament Fountain

You can’t visit Quebec City without taking a photo of the Most Photographed Hotel in the World, the Frontenac.  I jumped right on that bandwagon taking a photo myself. 

Fairmont Frontenac, Most photographed hotel in the world

Every time I see this I hear Adrien Brody from Midnight in Paris in my head… Dali!

Salvador Dali Art Quebec City Fairmont Frontenac, Most photographed hotel in the world We visited a few shops and I came across a Lush.  I don’t know what it is, but I always find one when I’m traveling.  I had to pop in and the staff was so friendly and helpful, I just had to give them a shout out.  I picked up a few items because the packaging is in French.  I also picked up a couple of bath bombs that I’m saving for when we get a house and I can use them in my very own bath tub!

Lush Canada, Lush Beauty, Lush Bath Bombs

Have you been to Quebec City?  What are some of your favorite places?

Stay Tuned for more wedding details… but don’t miss our Old Hollywood Engagement Shoot.

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How to Lose Weight with Snapchat

I will fully admit to being skeptical of Snapchat when it first got popular.  I’m still not fully sold on it… and with the new Snapchat vs Instagram Stories debate who knows which has the staying powder.  However, I have found Snapchat helpful for one thing… fitness motivation.  So I thought I would compile my tips for how to lose weight with Snapchat….

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How to Lose Weight with Snapchat, Snapchat vs Instagram Stories, Fitness Motivation

How to Lose Weight with Snapchat

Post your daily workout.  Yes, you can do this on any social media, but I use each of my social media platforms differently.  Facebook is more for my personal connections.  Twitter is for connecting with brands and other influencers.  Instagram, the original, is usually a polished version of life, and I also don’t like to post on that feed too many times in a day.  However, with Snapchat you can post however and whenever you wish.  It’s just more casual and it doesn’t have to be a “perfect” pic.  So it’s the perfect place to take a quick pic of your workout outfit, your workout video, or anything that signifies that you’re gettin’ your fitness on.

The purpose of this is not really for anyone else, just for you.  I find it very motivating to put it out in the universe that I’m working out.  Sometimes people snap back that they are too, or that they’ve done the same workout, or just an encouraging comment.  Sometimes they don’t, but who cares… this motivation is for me.

Follow Inspiring Fitness People.  Again, you can do this on any social media platform (and you should), but Snapchat is much more real.  I find fitness snaps to be more relatable,and therefor more motivating.  I love following ViviannaDoesMakeup and I’ve started following Khloe Kardashian, who is already a great motivation when you see her body transformation… definitely check out her book… and I also have tips for getting Khloe’s fitness closet on a budget.  

Get Sweaty with Your Snaps.  I try to make myself a deal: I can check my Snapchat stories if I’m working out while doing it.  I’m lucky enough to have access to a Stepper, so I won’t check Snapchat unless I’m on the machine breaking a sweat.  There are other exercises you could do, like a stationary bike or treadmill, or even sit ups and pushups.  It does’t matter what you do, just feel the burn… although don’t go for a walk or bike ride outside with your eyes glued to your phone, it’s dangerous in more ways than one.

Note: All of these tips can be used with Instagram Stories

Which do you like using more Snapchat or Instagram Stories? What’s your favorite fitness motivation trick?

 

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