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    Amazon Prime Day Deals

    I am so excited about Amazon Prime Day! Not only for all the great Amazon Prime finds but also for the sales going on at other retailers to compete with Amazon such as Target, Walmart, Old Navy, and even Ulta! What is Prime Day? It is a two day event where Amazon has major sales on a variety of products for Prime members that are almost like Black Friday sales but in July. Some sales go on for 24 hours, some sales are only for a limited time during the sale. If you are currently not a Prime Member, click here to get signed up just in time to shop…

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    Old Navy Try On and Sale

    Had a chance to look at some cute pieces from Old Navy, all pieces are linked and be sure to check out my Instagram Stories for the video try ons. BTW, just a heads up about two things: 1) the mirrors were SO dirty at the store, I am so sorry! 2) there is clearly two different try on sessions here, one with kids, and one without. I’ll let you guess which one was easier to accomplish lol. Click on any of the provided images or links to shop or get more details. Current Sale: If you have any Super Cash you can use it now, otherwise 20% off using…

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    My Fave Instant Pot Recipes

    One of the best recent additions to my kitchen has been the ever popular Instant Pot. I know a lot of people received one for Christmas and are either overwhelmed with the amount of recipes available or are unsure of where to start in their pressure cooker journey. Once you start using the Instant Pot though, it is hard to stop! Easy, fast, and less clean up? Yes please! I usually share recipes on here that are my own, however because I have not been using an Instant Pot for very long, I have not yet created my own recipes. Thankfully there is a plethora of Instant Pot recipes online…

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    20 Unique Gifts for Kids

    I absolutely  love gift shopping for kids and with having four children of my own plus lots of nieces and nephews I have definitely done my share of shopping for kids of all ages. My goal for this particular gift guide is to share gift ideas that are creative, crafty, educational, or physically entertaining instead of the usual toys. Everything I have included here are kid approved by my little ones. You can click on any item or in the descriptions below to shop. Be sure to read to the end, I added 2 additional gift ideas not on the gift collage. Enjoy! Starting with this really neat Terrarium because…

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    40 Gifts for Him Under $50

    Sometimes the most challenging people to buy Christmas gifts for are the men in my life such as my husband, dad, and brothers. Here I rounded up 40 great gift options for the guys in your life, including some items I have gifted my hubby in the past and other items he recommended. I’m thinking he may have been hinting at what he personally wants this Christmas! lol I divided these into categories and themes so this can apply to any man in your life. Just click on an item picture or link to shop. Please feel free to contact me with any questions! For the Techie Technology and techie…

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    Affordable Teeth Whitening in Your Own Home!

    I have had a love/hate relationship with my teeth since I was a teen. An overbite led to middle school braces (yay for colorful rubber bands) and then my teeth and I were on good terms, that is until as an adult I discovered coffee. Hello yellowing teeth. Thank goodness for my amazing experience with Smile Brilliant, an at home teeth whitening system that has given me great results! Keep reading to the end to enter a giveaway for a free system of your own and a discount code for 15% off! My Teeth Since taking up the habit of starting every morning with coffee, I had noticed that my…

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    4 Ways to Style a Utility Jacket

    One of my favorite parts of fall is wearing lightweight outerwear like utility jackets that are perfect for cooler weather. The utility jacket is a great staple to have in any wardrobe because it is versatile, lightweight, and keeps you warm.¬† In addition utility jackets come in multiple colors and prints which adds to the fun of putting outfits together! Here I am showing you 4 different ways to style a utility jacket for fall, and these could just as easily be worn in any season. Comment below and tell me which look was your favorite! Utility Jacket + Basic White or Striped Tee This is probably how I most…

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    T-Shirt Dress Styled 4 Ways + A Giveaway

    SPECIAL GIVEAWAY at the end of this t-shirt dress post! Be sure you scroll to the end of this post to see what all the hype is about. Hint: you especially want to check it out if you like Target… just saying ūüėČ You all know I am a basics girl at heart. One reason is that basics are easy to restyle so many different ways and for various occasions. I had posted an outfit on Instagram wearing a simple grey t-shirt dress and some of you requested seeing multiple ways to style it since it is such a great basic to have, is incredibly comfy, and is under $10!…

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    Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2018

    It’s here! The long awaited Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is one of the most highly anticipated sales events, it happens only once a year, and it starts today! Here I’ll break down important dates, anniversary sale info, tips and some items I am excited for. I’ll be updating my Nordstrom Sale Shop tab periodically with items I find and like. Important Dates: Early Access: begins¬†July 12th¬†and open for cardholders only General Access: begins¬†July 20th and¬†open to the public Sale Ends: August 5th Shipping and Returns: Shipping and returns for Nordstrom are FREE so no need to have a minimum purchase amount. You can also order online and pickup in store if…

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    4th of July Desserts Roundup

    Every summer I look forward to the 4th of July: BBQ, warm weather, friends and family gathering together, and of course fireworks to celebrate America. Each year my husband’s family throws a big bash that includes an annual Rib Cook Off, trophy and all, and everyone brings food to share. I thought it would be fun to compile the desserts I have served up in the past on Independence Day, as well as some good food inspiration from others. Lemon Berry Trifle Last year I served up my first trifle and it was a huge hit! The colors fit right into the red, white, and blue theme by using three…