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i’m not a fan of valentines day. or am i? i don’t know. i’m on the fence. joe and i used to go out on valentines day for the fancy dinner and the gifts and chocolates but as we got older and wiser that places are packed and expensive on valentines day we made a […]

garden gifts for valentines day

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when i was pregnant i didn’t really hope for one gender over another. growing up i always wanted a girl but honestly once i was pregnant and started to get this gut instinct that the baby was a boy i started envisioning myself as a boy mom. i think it’s safe to say there are […]

baby boy sale at janie and jack

Mommin'

hey! I was just sitting down to work when boom! an email popped up with an extra 50% off anthro sale. you know I couldn’t resist sharing some of my favorite anthro steals! i have a few of these items already hanging in my closet so i thought I would share some of the fits […]

my favorite anthro steals

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Guys…J.crew is having a mega sale and there are SO MANY DEALS. If you use promo code “biggersale” you get an extra 50% off sale prices which brings all ten of these items under thirty dollars plus free shipping. you can’t beat that! I did a post a while ago about the fit of most […]

ten items under thirty dollars at j.crew

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ok i’ve actually been a lot better after christmas sales shopping than i was pre christmas shopping. but i must say the deals are insane. i bought a few things from free people and that is it (so far). but there are a few things i’m tempted to get because i have some christmas money […]

best after christmas sales

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preserving the pint – marisa wrote the first recipe i ever preserved. the tomato jam on her blog is insanely delicious. i went a few years using this book not realizing they were the same author! if you can’t get enough of her blog recipes then check this book out. she is super thorough and […]

my favorite cookbooks for christmas gifts

In The Kitchen

Finding clothing that offers a consistent fit and size can be challenging at times. Nothing is more disappointing than when you order a product in a size that fits only to find a different style from the same brand runs way too big or way to small. I have been having great luck with the […]

j.crew and tory burch fit guides

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UPDATED FOR CYBER MONDAY 🙂 Ok i’m overwhelmed who is overwhelmed? holy moly there are so many sales going on! I will update as i get more notifications but so far here is my master list! let me know what you find in the comments below or if you see some i missed! anthropologie – […]

holiday weekend sales

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shop what i bought mint coat – i took a size 10 plaid coat – took a size 10 pink tulle skirt – i took a size medium pink bow top – i took a size medium black tulle skirt – i took a size small black tweed jacket with tie – i took a […]

atlantic pacific for halogen at nordstrom

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Flea markets are fun, exciting and addicting but can be a bit over whelming. it’s important to have a plan, strategy and supplies. Let’s dive in to how to best shop a flea market. How to shop a flea market: What to bring.  this can make or break your shopping experience. the most important thing […]

how to shop a flea market

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