10 Things You Need for a Fun Pool Day

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With the heat of summer upon us, we are welcoming weekends (and perhaps week days) of entertaining friends outdoors and enjoying pool parties. I wanted to share some of the things that really make days in the sun more fun! (Click on any of the images below to shop each product.) 1. Playful Floats Being in the pool is even more fun with toys to swim and float … Read More

Under $35 with New Look

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Happy Wednesday! Today, I’m highlighting summer dresses under $35 with New Look. (See a similar dress post I did with Forever 21 a few months back here.) I have put together another shopping board below with dresses that will take you to shopping dates, coffee and brunch on the weekends, and everything in between! (Note that New Look offers free shipping on orders over $95.) Whenever I find a … Read More

Maxi Dress Dream

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This dress from Fashion Junkee is such a dream! Seriously. I have worn it once a week since I got it… to work, to church, shopping, and to dinner. Not only is the large floral pattern so feminine, the tube top is not too tight, and the dress has super cute pockets! I also just love it because it goes anywhere – dressed up or down, … Read More

How to take your Booties into Summer

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Part of being a budget-conscious shopper is stretching your closet staples to fit into more than one season. Booties are so great for this! These faux-suede lace-up cut-out booties are from Fashion Junkee and also come in gray and camel brown. They are SO trendy right now the way they wrap around your ankles with such fun tassel ties. Take them from fall into spring and summer with these style tips: Find an ankle … Read More

Must-have Summer Graphic Tees

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Outfit Details:  |  Shorts  (These run small-I am in a medium) |  Tee  (I am in a small)  |  Sunglasses  |  Saddle Bag  | With the temperatures in Arizona hitting over 100 degrees this week, I couldn’t help but think about my weekend ahead and how excited I am to pull out a favorite pair of shorts and a causal graphic tee! Weekends (especially Saturdays) were … Read More

Grace & Lace Ikat Wrap and Lace Extender

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Today I am featuring the beautiful boutique Grace & Lace. The story behind the start of this shop is so touching, and I am honored to style some of their pieces. They have been featured on shows like Shark Tank and The View – so fans – check them out! Nothing welcomes spring like bright colors! Their Ikat Wrap comes in two colors and can be worn as a wrap, vest, … Read More

Chambray Dress and Tassel Accessories

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Today I’m sharing a look that is summer ready! I love chambray and all of the denim trends that are out right now, and this dress is so fun with the eyelet designs along the bottom of the hem! One thing I especially enjoy about styling chambray is how neutral it is. This makes it one of my favorite fabrics to add colors and extras to! I decided … Read More

Short Spring Shift Dress

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Today I am talking about this colorful number from She In Clothing! I LOVE this dress. The reviews were raving and I am joining right in there with them! This is a short shift dress – perfect for a warm spring or summer date night or perhaps a wedding or special event! It is made of thick material and is also lined. I wore a strapless … Read More

You had me at Brunch…

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Happy Saturday, all! Today I’m featuring a casual tank from Shop Sunday Brunch! This is a new boutique, and I have enjoyed getting to know Angie – the gal behind it all – through Instagram. This racer back tank finishes off a perfect weekend look. I love, no, I mean loooooove going to brunch and I love all brunch foods and drinks, so this tank … Read More

Budget Series: Spring Break under $30

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Being in a full-time career and still looking forward to having a spring break is not something to take for granted! It makes me SO happy! As a teacher, I enjoy the chance it gives me to regain my sanity recharge. I also can spend time either visiting friends or family, traveling with E, or just enjoy being home. This year my mom is coming for 5 days and … Read More