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July 5, 2014

Layered Ponytails

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Hey Friends! Tessa from tessacotton here. I hope you’re all enjoying your summer and staying cool in this toasty warm weather. Here in the deep south it gets a little tiny bit sweltering so I’ve been looking for hairstyles that look cute and keep my newly cut hair off of my neck. Going a little […]

June 13, 2014

Temporary Tribal Nail Art

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Hey friends! Tessa from tessacotton here. Confession: sometimes I splurge and treat myself to a mani/pedi. I’m so obsessed with the gel shellac manicures, they last forever and make my nails feel extra strong! The only thing is that I get bored with my nail color so quickly – gel manicures almost last too long! […]

May 17, 2014

Green Glitter Accent Nail

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Hey everyone! Tessa from tessacotton here. I’m walking on some serious sunshine with the arrival of spring that’s FINALLY here. Plus, I’ve got an incredibly easy mani here for you, using supplies you already have on hand. This look is super simple, no glitter polish or nail glue required. Just a base color, glitter in […]

April 21, 2014

Spring Fling Mani

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Happy Easter weekend! It’s Tessa here, from over at tessacotton – and I’m excited to share with you a happy little spring mani. I don’t know about you, but it’s freezing where I am! It feels like this winter is never going to end. I’m sure I’ll be complaining about the heat soon enough, but […]

January 6, 2014

Starry Night Manicure

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Hey everybody! I’m Tessa, and I blog over at tessacotton. I hope your 2014 has been off to a really great start. It’s been such a crazy fun holiday season for me, but I am more than ready to be back to normal life. Today I’m sharing a mani that’s classic and perfect for winter, and […]

March 8, 2014

St. Patty’s Day Collage Mani

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Hey everyone, and happy March! It’s Tessa from tessacotton here, and I’m excited to share this manicure based on one of my favorite holidays: St Patty’s Day! With the big day right around the corner, I’ve got an easy mani that is super quick and easy to customize with the polishes you have on hand. […]

February 8, 2014

5 Steps to the Perfect Red Lip

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Hey guys! It’s Tessa from over at tessacotton. I’m psyched to be sharing this tutorial with you all. Valentine’s Day is almost upon us! Whether you’re going out or staying in, having a hot date or hitting the town with friends, you can never go wrong with a classic red lip, especially on V-Day. *For […]

November 4, 2013

Circle Sticker Mani

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Hey friends! Tessa from tessacotton here. Can you believe it’s already November? Christmas is next month. I’m so not in holiday mode yet, but I can’t wait to get started thinking about Thanksgiving and Christmas soon. I’m sharing an easy-peasy two step mani with you today, using just two polish colors and some everyday office-supply stickers. I just […]

September 9, 2013

Bubble Tea Dotted Mani

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Hey friends! It’s me again, Tessa from tessacotton. I’m psyched to be sharing a new manicure with you all today. It’s funny where blogging inspiration can come from – I was sipping some of my favorite drink for when the weather gets hot and the shapes and colors of the bubble tea made me think up […]

August 12, 2013

Color Blocked Mani

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For supplies you’ll need: -3 different colors of nail polish -*Nail tape (can be found online or in a beauty store – of it’s you’re feeling super DIY you can cut up scotch tape) – Quick dry top coat (optional)   *I recommend pre-cutting the tape into several pieces ahead of time, about an inch […]

October 8, 2013

Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo Pumpkin Eyeshadow

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Fall is in the air! Hey friends, it’s me, Tessa from tessacotton. I’m delighted to be sharing this makeup look with you ladies today. It’s so easy for me to get stuck in a rut with my make-up routine – I pretty much use the same 5 products every day when getting ready for work. One […]

July 12, 2013

Green Summer Mani

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Hello! My name is Tessa and I blog over at tessacotton. I’m pleased as punch to be contributing today at White Lights on Wednesday. I’ve followed Julie and her fantastic blog for quite a while now, and I’m really excited to get to share this mani with you, her lovely readers. Green is one of my absolute […]

May 8, 2014

The Team

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May 30, 2014

Join Our Team

White Lights on Wednesday is growing and we’re looking for bloggers like YOU to help! If an effort to bring the best content and give our readers something amazing everyday, we’re looking for new bloggers to join the team!  There are so many of you that have amazing ideas and we want to bring that to […]

June 15, 2014

What’s In Your Bag? Top Notch Mom

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Hey it’s Doree from Top Notch Mom. I’ve always wanted to do a What’s In Your Bag post, I am so excited to dump my purse out here at White Lights On Wednesday. For the longest time I just carried a slim cross body from Stella & Dot called the Lafeyette. This past Mother’s Day […]

April 22, 2014

Wednesday Whatsits (104)

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Hi Everyone! Welcome to Wednesday Whatsits. ——– Things are getting awesome over here.  I’m getting closer to the new blog reveal, and with it is coming a huge overhaul! I’ve decided to reformat the blog for a little more consistency, and to push myself.  I love a good challenge.  Here’s the schedule: Monday: cocktails & […]

March 23, 2014

15 Fun Desserts

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Almond Joy Brownie Bites from Juggling Act Mama Biscoff Marshmallow Pie from Beyond Frosting Caramel Delight Cake from Southern Distinctions Chocolate Hazelnut Sandwich Cookies from Baking Beauty Coconut Bananas Foster from This Silly Girl’s Life Dad’s Coconut Cream Pie from Mom on Timeout Banana and Chocolate Cream Pie from Purple Patch DIY Fresh Fruit Cheesecake Mousse […]

November 2, 2013

What is a Whole Food?

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So last time I talked about food as being Medicine and this week, I am going to give you more specifics.       What is a whole food?   Whole foods are foods that are in the same form that they are found in nature. They are fresh, unprocessed, simple, and organic. You will see […]