In the Kitchen, Lifestyle

Friday Favorites: Summer Cocktails Perfect for the Weekend

Happy Friday, darlings! It’s time for champagne, late nights, and fun in the sun. Kidding. It’s time for sippy cups and evenings in the pool and “New Baby Lasagna” night with our closest friends to welcome the newest babe to our little group. I promise there was a time we were much cooler. Fridays meant… Continue reading Friday Favorites: Summer Cocktails Perfect for the Weekend

Lifestyle, Uncategorized

6 Simple Habits that Make Every Morning Better

My magic number is 5. 5 people live with me whom I love more than anyone in the world. 5 is the number of minutes I always white lie about when I’m getting ready/on my way/being rushed. 5 is the number of times I have to repeat myself before anyone even attempts to half listen… Continue reading 6 Simple Habits that Make Every Morning Better

Beauty, Uncategorized

Summer Skincare: 3 Killer Masks Your Face Needs Right Now

34 That’s how old I’ll be on my birthday in September only nine weeks from now. I have no problem with 34. I look good, I feel good, I am good. But I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again: I have noticed major changes in my body/life/skin since my 33rd birthday almost a… Continue reading Summer Skincare: 3 Killer Masks Your Face Needs Right Now

In the Kitchen

Avocado Mango Salsa & Chicken Recipe: Under 5 Minutes and So Healthy

I am not a chef. I can’t even cook. Seriously, last night I actually wreaked havoc in the kitchen when I stuck a pre-made Publix rotisserie chicken into the oven to warm up still inside its plastic container. I didn’t even know you couldn’t do that. In hindsight, yes, I do realize plastic and ovens… Continue reading Avocado Mango Salsa & Chicken Recipe: Under 5 Minutes and So Healthy

travel

Travel Tips to Make Packing and Flying Easier With or Without Kids

Happy Wednesday, darlings! I’m currently sitting poolside in Hawaii sipping cocktails with my love as we enjoy the sound of the ocean and one another’s company. Kidding. I’m currently running around like a madwoman trying to get my house ready for our house-sitters, the last details of our vacation handled, picking up snacks for the… Continue reading Travel Tips to Make Packing and Flying Easier With or Without Kids

Fashion, Lifestyle, travel

Keeping My Travel Style Simple Chic in the Airport

Few things stress me out more than figuring out what to wear to the airport. First world problems, I know. Listen, I’m certainly not complaining about the traveling we get to do or minimizing any actual, real, valid life problems – I’m merely stating a simple fact. I have serious issues figuring out what to… Continue reading Keeping My Travel Style Simple Chic in the Airport

Fashion, Lifestyle

Three Great Sales You Don’t Want to Miss Before They End

I’m in serious get sh*t done mode over here. It’s Monday, and I killed 23 articles, 10,200 words, a half-hour intense cardio workout at the gym with my handsome husband during lunch – and I spent 30 minutes sitting on the deck in my bikini working on a tan. Any color. Some color. Like, even… Continue reading Three Great Sales You Don’t Want to Miss Before They End

Beauty, Fashion, Favorites

Friday Favorites: 4 Easy Ways to Make A Statement When You Have No Time

Sometimes you just want to make a statement. Sometimes that statement is a big one. Sometimes it’s a small one, and sometimes it’s just the icing on the cake. I love cake. When it comes to style, we all make our own personal statement. Mine is borderline lazy. I need to feel put-together and well-dressed,… Continue reading Friday Favorites: 4 Easy Ways to Make A Statement When You Have No Time

Lifestyle, Why Not Wednesday

Three Insanely Motivational Podcasts that Will Change Your Life

I have this serious thing with sarcasm, wit, and intelligence. A good mixture of all three really brings me such joy and entertainment, and I find it applies to every aspect of my life. I don’t particularly care to spend time with people who don’t appreciate all three – not that there’s anything wrong with… Continue reading Three Insanely Motivational Podcasts that Will Change Your Life

Celebrations and Holidays, Fashion, In the Kitchen, Lifestyle, Weekend Recap

In Need of Last Minute Fourth of July Inspiration? Here Are My Fourth of July Favorites

Happy Birthday, America! I don’t know about you guys, but I’m sitting here work, work, working away the day before the Fourth of July, and I have no complaints. The big girls are at a sleepover, the babies are at school, and I’m using this day as a chance to catch up, to work a… Continue reading In Need of Last Minute Fourth of July Inspiration? Here Are My Fourth of July Favorites