4th of July Party Necessities

4th of july party

This post contains affiliate links.  The Fourth of July is usually spent around a pool, eating a ton of food, experimenting with store bought fireworks, and then watching the real thing light up the sky. I love seeing all the smoke left after the explosion and especially love those fireworks where each streak starts to fizzle out and make that satisfying noise. This year will be a little different because my husband and I will be camping! Instead of showing […]

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Style Report: Striped Skirts

striped skirt

This post contains affiliate links. As I was scrolling through my Pinterest, I realized I had pinned quite a few photos of a style I don’t usually wear: skirts. I had saved so many cute looks! Why was this a style I had abandoned? Funny enough, my Pinterest board Summer Style has a description of “linen, white, stripes, and dresses.” Skirts…dresses…close enough. The fact remains that skirts are a great option in the sweltering heat when pants aren’t realistic. They […]

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Lazy Afternoon Reads

Lazy Afternoon Reads

Collecting gems from around the web. What it’s Like to Live in the World’s Most Polluted City: I was glued to this article. From National Geographic, it describes the state of India’s capital territory, Delhi. You Should Have Asked: The problem when our partners say “you should have asked.” A FABULOUS article/comic that made both me and my husband rethink what it means to manage a household. 11 Things Everyone Does Wrong At Work: I am definitely guilty of a […]

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How To Find Motivation

How To Get Motivated

There are days where I sit at my desk and think of a million other things I would rather be doing than work. There are days when I lay in bed and think of a million other things I would love to do than housework and errands. The motivation simply is not always there. And strangely, the times when I feel most unmotivated are the times when I have small and easy tasks to take care of. Does anyone else […]

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Shopbop Sale

The Shopbop Summer Sale is here! This is the perfect time to get a great deal on high-end clothing. Some pieces are even up to 70% off, and you can use the code SCORE17 to take an additional 25% off sale items. I pulled together my favorite pieces from the sale. Petersyn Dahlia Top | 2. English Factory Peplum | 3. M.i.h. Jeans Jumpsuit | 4. Pajama Set | 5. Cupcakes and Cashmere Off the Shoulder | 6. Paper London Balloon Top | 7. Theory Button […]

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