Saturday Style 07/22/17

Saturday Style 07/22/17

Ahhh, Summer... everyone is buzzing around high on life and Vitamin D!  I love warm weather, but this week has been a little too hot for my liking! Nonetheless, I've been wearing these casual olive shorts on a regular basis.  Olive pants or shorts, in general, are extremely versatile.  There's not much you can't pair [...]

Coffee Talk Ed. No 20

Coffee Talk Ed. No 20

Friday is here and it's a hot one folks! I'm enjoying an iced coffee today rather than hot.....just doing whatever it takes to beat the heat. If you missed this weeks posts, you can check them out here and here.   Many of you know that today is the daaaaay!  The sun is shining and [...]

An open letter to my childcare provider(s)…

An open letter to my childcare provider(s)…

Dear Childcare Provider(s), Just 12 short weeks after the birth of my children, I reluctantly and timidly left my children in your protective care.  Forgive me for being an emotional wreck that first day.   I didn't sleep the night before that dreaded day, and I arrived for drop off sooner than I should have [...]

Floral Fashion- Floral Inspired Summer Style’s I Can’t Help But Love

Floral Fashion- Floral Inspired Summer Style’s I Can’t Help But Love

Nothing says "S U M M E R" quite like floral printed, well, anything!  I love the feminine, soft color pallet of warm weather clothing.  Give me all the sheer, floral printed nudes, whites, and blush toned clothing and I'll be set. To look really current, the way to wear this look is head-to-toe.  But [...]

Saturday Style 07/15/17

Saturday Style 07/15/17

You can never go wrong with denim shorts and a lightweight, neutral tank top, especially during the scorching days of Summer! This is one Spring and Summer fashion trend I hope never goes out of style because this is basically what I live in all Summer long.  They're my closet essentials for warmer weather. ' [...]

Coffee Talk Ed. No 19

Coffee Talk Ed. No 19

Let's hear it for Friday!!  Pour yourself some more coffee.  You deserve need it... Time sure flies when you're busy!  I'm looking forward to some R&R this weekend at home with my husband and babies.  It feels so good to have no plans on my agenda. If you missed this weeks blog posts, you can find [...]

Natural, Full Eyebrows

Natural, Full Eyebrows

Eyebrows are the frame of our face!  Trust me, you just need them!  They're the finishing touch to everyone's face. See what I mean?  Like any beauty trend, eyebrows have gone through a number of phases.  First they were bushy, then everyone went through a hairless phase (put the tweezers down please!), and most recently, [...]

July Beauty Favorites

July Beauty Favorites

Follow my blog with Bloglovin  July is here and that means it's time to share my picks for this month's beauty favorites! Click the items listed below to Shop my Favorites! Living Proof Full Dry Volume Blast My hair is naturally fine and straight and shall I say.... limp.  It always needs a little pick-me-up [...]

Summer Nails- My Top 3 Go-To Summer Colors

Summer Nails-  My Top 3 Go-To Summer Colors

I have to admit, I'm really intimidated by all the colors in the nail polish aisle.  I get a little anxious while staring at the wall of endless colors....there's just so many!  I always find myself thinking, "I like this color, but I already have one that's really similar to it."   I have recently [...]

Saturday Style 07/08/17

Saturday Style 07/08/17

H A P P Y   B I R T H D A Y to my Husband, Aaron!! xoxo Black + Mint Stripes & Peep-Toe Booties.... So. Much. Fun! I've found a new favorite dress....and guess what?!  It was my Aunts!  With the original tags still intact, I was quick to retrieve it and I'm so [...]

Coffee Talk Ed. No 18

Coffee Talk Ed. No 18

And just like that, it's Friday once again!!  But it feels like a Wednesday... If you missed this weeks posts, you can find them here, here, and here. Last weekend's festivities were so much fun!  A barbeque with friends and family is always a good time!  Burgers, beer, ring toss, swimming, bounce house, football, and fireworks.....what [...]

Be Our Guest! Tips to create a warm, cozy, and inviting room for your overnight guests to call “home” for the duration of their stay

Be Our Guest!  Tips to create a warm, cozy, and inviting room for your overnight guests to call “home” for the duration of their stay

I come from a large family who visit often.  When they come to visit, I want them to feel right a home. Here are a few tips I use to create a warm, cozy, and inviting room for our overnight guests. Keep a Neutral Color Pallet Keeping the paint color a neutral beige or grey [...]

Festive Fashion- An All-American Inspired Look from Target

Festive Fashion- An All-American Inspired Look from Target

Heading to a friend or family function for today's festivities?  Needing a quick outfit inspiration?  Don't worry, I've got you covered!  Many of you may already have similar items in your closet, but if you don't, head on over to Target to shop this festive look and enjoy 20% off clothes, shoes, and accessories in honor [...]

5 face washing mistakes you might be making 

5 face washing mistakes you might be making 

So you think your doing all the "right" things to maintain a clear completion?  Are you sure?  Here's a list of the top 5 mistakes you might be making. Not using a cleaner that's right for your skin type.  Do your research.  Skin care is not a one type fits all. Missing spots!  Forgetting to [...]

Saturday Style 07/01/17

Saturday Style 07/01/17

BOOM!  And just like that, it's July! My idea of a perfect Summer outfit is one that is big on style, but low on effort. I like to choose breezy fabrics and loose fitting clothing for Summer-friendly day wear. Even the most casual shorts and tank can be dressed up with the right accessories!   [...]

Face Mask Friday! Mask Time = ME Time

Face Mask Friday! Mask Time = ME Time

BOO!  Did I scare you?  I sure scare my kids every time I wear my sheet masks! Let’s be honest, being a woman isn’t easy. It’s a continual struggle to keep up with the ever-growing list of self-care and beauty regimens- Eyebrow grooming, haircuts, hair color, nails, and shaving/waxing to name a few.  But in [...]

Coffee Talk Ed. No 17

Coffee Talk Ed. No 17

Happy F R I D A Y y'all!  For me, this is the start of a 5 day weekend....woohoo!! Cheers to the commencement of a long week.  More coffee and less rain please! If you missed this weeks posts, you can check them out here, here, and here. If you follow me on Facebook and [...]

Pass the Guac! My Favorite Guacamole Recipe

Pass the Guac! My Favorite Guacamole Recipe

I know, I know, there are sooo many different recipes out there for the "perfect" guacamole, but what's one more?!  If there's a better dip or appetizer out there other than a fresh bowl of guacamole and chips, will someone please let me know!  I'm over here eating guacamole on my burgers, salads, and just [...]

A Welcoming Front Porch- Come On In!

A Welcoming Front Porch- Come On In!

Knock, knock!  Who's There? What better way to welcome your guests into your home than a bright and inviting front porch! It takes several key elements to make a bright, colorful place to hang out... a chair (or chairs if the space is big enough), flowers, pillows, and an inviting outdoor rug that wears well [...]

My “Hygge” Lifestyle

My “Hygge” Lifestyle

Hygge (pronounced hue-gah) is a new term for me. I came across in a magazine recently and it sort of stuck.  Basically, it's a cultural idea, based on a Danish lifestyle, that focuses on the benefits of being content and embracing the little luxuries in life. I've come up with a list of my 8 hygge favorites aka things that make me [...]