4th of July Swim Essentials

Does anyone else just LOVE 4th of July??? Its probably my second favorite holiday (after Christmas) cause it is just the best time of year!!!  Since I've been with Matt, we always go to the Lake of the Ozarks for the 4th of July which is so crazy and fun for the 4th!  The biggest thing is what to wear... you HAVE to be in red, white, and blue (obviously) and it's essential that it is over the top!!!

So, not to worry, I've got you covered here!!  Whether you're going to a pool party, out on a boat, or have your toes in the sand there is something for you to look stylist and patriotic!!!

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DIY Gold Kitchen Canisters

Our kitchen renovation is almost complete and we were able to move back in and start using it last week!! We are just waiting on backsplash and some dry wall touch ups now.  So far, I have been using all the decor we had before renovation and I like it!! We had a lot of gifts from our wedding that we never unpacked because we knew we were going to renovate our kitchen and wanted to wait to use that stuff then!!!  The one thing that I knew I wanted to find were bigger, wide mouth flour and sugar jars/containers.  I liked the looks of my old ones, but they just weren't easy to use when cooking and baking.

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Gender Neutral Baby Shower Theme

On Saturday, my best friends and I threw a baby shower for our sweet friend who is expecting her first little one!!  Since they are not finding out the gender of their baby, it was a little challenging to find and decide on a shower theme/decor.  Grey and White or Navy and White is always simple and pretty, but we were looking for something with a little more color!! Continue reading “Gender Neutral Baby Shower Theme”

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Joining the Beautycounter Movement

If I told you that some of your beauty products have been linked to cancer, hormone disruption, infertility, and other health issues would you believe it?  Would you do something about it?  Well, I am!!  I have joined Beautycounter, an incredible company dedicated to getting safer cosmetics and skin care products into the hands of everyone.  Not only are their products SAFE, but they perform like your currently products, or better.

Today, I wanted to share with you why this movement to safer beauty is so important to me and why I have come to adore Beautycounter.  I’m also going to share a few of my favorite products that I use everyday!!

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