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What I Wore-Summer Fashion

What I Wore-Summer Fashion

So I have to say summer heat has arrived! I'm  sporting some "cool" summer fashion. "Cool" meaning, I'm wearing sleeveless dresses and shorts. There's something about hot weather and hot flashes that just don't mix! I seriously think I sometimes scare my husband when we are out in public and I start threatening him that clothes are going to … [Read more...]

Favorite “PINS” Friday!

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Happy day after 4th of July! I hope you had a good one. Thankfully we celebrated on Wednesday evening with a cookout because yesterday was a complete wipeout with all the rain. I've never seen such a rainy 4th of July! Here are a few pictures from our cookout~~ Colt did a lot of laughing! I never capture great moments but this one I … [Read more...]

Sun Labs Self Tanning Lotion

Sun Lab Self Tanning Lotion

If you've been reading my blog for anytime, you know I'm a fan of self tanning lotion. I realized along time ago that tanning beds and hours in the sun damage my skin. There are hundreds of  good self tanning lotions and I haven't used them all but I have used Sun Labs Self Tanner and I love it! (I was introduced to Sun Labs from Cara and she … [Read more...]

Refreshing & Easy Shoe Peg Corn Salad

Refreshing & Easy Shoe Peg Corn Salad

Good morning! I'm veering away from fashion & beauty today to share a side dish I tried this past weekend. It's a Refreshing & Easy Shoe Peg Corn Salad and it's soooo good! I had to share it with you! We're heading into Memorial Weekend which is the unofficial start of summer. Cookouts are a big part of summer and this is a great dish to … [Read more...]

5 Tips To Healthy Summer Hair

5 Tips To Healthy Summer Hair

Every summer the sun and heat take a toll on my hair. This year, I'm getting a jump start on my summer hair by being proactive. Today I'm sharing 5 Tips To Healthy Summer Hair. Tip #1-Wear a hat at the beach and pool. Thankfully there are lots of cute beach hats and these will protect your hair from the sun. If you color treat or highlight … [Read more...]

Summer Pasta Salad

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Good morning! I hope you had a great holiday weekend. I say~~let summer begin! I'm ready!  We had a cookout at my Dad and stepmother's house yesterday and I took this delicious pasta salad. It's an easy and perfect side to all your cookouts during the summer months. Summer Pasta Salad   Ingredients: 1 (16 ounce) package … [Read more...]

Adding Color That Will Flatter Your Skin Tone

Yesterday we talked about some basic wardrobe essentials we need to have in our closet. Today we're going to add color by looking at our skin tones!  {Source} Years ago when my husband and I started dating he told me his favorite color was orange. Of course, I immediately went out and bought some clothes that were orange. I kept noticing … [Read more...]

A Summer Project

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I cannot believe this is the last week of July!! Where did the month go? Why does winter drag on and on and summer seem to be gone in the blink of an eye! I love Summer! I love everything about it. The longer days of daylight, swimming, grilling, warm weather.....I love it all! I love Fall too but I always know winter is next and … [Read more...]

5 Things You Can Do This Summer To Feel Like A Kid Again!

5 things you can do this summer to feel like a kid again!

Do you remember how fun summer was when you were a kid? School was out and all you could think about was playing outside. My sister and brother and I spent hours upon hours playing outside. Mom would have to drag us in when it got dark outside. So what's wrong with feeling like a kid! Why not do some things you loved doing when you were … [Read more...]

Happiness Is……..

Back Porch

Waking up early and spending some quiet time outside on my back porch..........     Spending time with my husband..............     Enjoying ice cream..............   Photo Credit   Watching my daughter's belly grow and knowing I'm going to go crazy over that sweet baby … [Read more...]