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Everything She Wants spotlights fashion, beauty and lifestyle products and trends that motivate women to look and feel good. From charitable shopping picks and budget fashion finds to natural beauty products and healthy living tips, hopefully readers will rely on the site for content that both entertains and informs.

The blog is written and edited by Tracy E. Hopkins, a versatile freelance lifestyle and entertainment  journalist in Brooklyn, NY. Tracy loves bargain and thrift shopping, cuddling with cats, getting spa treatments and brunching with friends. The Baltimore native has contributed to numerous media outlets including The Associated Press, AARP, Essence, People, Woman's Day, Prevention, Heart & Soul, Rolling Stone, Billboard and Entertainment Weekly, among other media outlets.

In addition to being available for contract content creation opportunities, Tracy is an award-winning documentary film producer.

Visit Tracy's professional website for more info.


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