happy drinks: the hugo cocktail

You know I love a good cocktail, especially wheen happy hour at home is calling. Bring on the summer concoctions for this gal who loves …
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girl’s getaway: savannah, georgia

Travel does wonders for the mind, body and soul and just a few weeks ago I had the chance to head south to Savannah, Georgia …
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step into summer with jcrew

this post is sponsored by my dear friends at JCrew… getting the chance to collaborate with brands I have shopped for 20+ years is an absolute …
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good eats: the beautiful collection by drew barrymore is here

this post is sponsored by Walmart… proud to collaborate with household brands we all know and love in an entirely new way Well, well, well… …
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celebrate the ladies you love… my 2021 mother’s day gift guide

Not only should life come with a standard operating manual, but it should come with a mom as fabulous as mine! I’ve been rounding …
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It’s a Shore Thing… Swim Season is Coming

Oh goodness, I know this post has been A LONG TIME coming and many of you have checked in wondering if I was ever going …
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comfy mother’s day style with soma

This year, I’ll be celebrating my 9th Mother’s Day… how can that be?!?! Some days it feels like the days are oh so …
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5 things… my favorite dog shops

Well hello there Monday!!! Nice to see you again. I am easing the blow of another crazy start to the week with some happiness by …
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surprise… a new dress everyone needs

A blog post on a Saturday?!?!? Who am I?!?!? BUT suffice to say something this special deserves a permanent place on my social media because …
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handbag love: woven wonders

If I had to choose shoes or bags, hands down I’d go barefoot for the rest of my life. I know it’s first …
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good eats: carrot cake cupcakes

Easter may be long gone, but this carrot cake cupcakes recipe is one that is sure to get made again very soon because of how …
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the shopbop spring sale

I get excited for this Shopbop spring sale in a big way. Basically, one of the only times of the year you can shop at …
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spring 2021 sephora beauty favorites

Step right up… it’s the sale us beauty lovers have been lusting after ever since holiday when the last semi-annual Sephora beauty savings event …
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spring + white… a match made in heaven

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again… let your ensemble do the talking, especially when it comes to wowing everyone when …
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social media coffee chat | no. 3, helpful resources + apps

Don’t you worry I haven’t forgotten about everyone’s favorite series here on the blog… I know it’s been a few weeks …
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good eats: the perfect fruit salad

Spring is all about the salads, but if you’re like me you always want something sweet on your plate when it comes to breakfast …
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loving the lilac + lavender… purple is having a major moment

Never did I think I’d be one to love any shade of purple… not sure why, but I’ve never been a fan of …
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The Perfect Easter Basket Essentials

–this post is sponsored by Walmart+… excited to share my newest delivery with you today– You know when you look down at the calendar and …
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good eats: low carb chicken parmesan

I told you that one of my goals was to get back to sharing recipes each week here on the blog. I absolutely love browsing …
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The Hello Happiness x Accessory Concierge Spring 2021 Capsule: Part Two

So good we needed two posts… welcome back for ROUND TWO of the Hello Happiness x Accessory Concierge Spring 2021 Collection debut! In case you missed …
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The Hello Happiness x Accessory Concierge Spring 2021 Capsule: Part One

Remember when I mentioned we had something OH SO BIG and huge coming your way this spring?? Oh yes, this is it friends… last November, …
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5 things: springtime splurge versus steal

If there is one thing I love, it’s hunting for a deal!!! I’ve always been a savvy shopper, just ask my Mom. I’…
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spring break rewind… what we wore

I’m still on cloud nine after an entire week away from the daily grind and I’d be lying if I said it wasn’…
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nine years old… happy bday caroline cate

I’m fairly certain I write this each and every year when March 17th rolls around, but how in the world is my baby NINE …
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Out of Office… Spring Break Edition

It’s going to be fairly quiet over here in my slice of life on the blog after today because Spring Break officially starts at 5…
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the updated belt bag

The belt bag. A more current, trendier name for the fanny pack. 80’s and 90’s kids, if you had told me these would come BACK …
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social media coffee chat | no. 2 your audience

So it seems that when I post this type of content on the blog, you guys go CRAZY with excitement to read, which makes me …
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the love fern… plants you can’t destroy

I wish I had a green thumb like my mom and Jeff, but alas, I wasn’t born with that gene and I’ll forever …
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sail to sable does spring 2021

I’ll never forget meeting this dream team of incredible women at Coterie spring 2020 in NYC. We’d collaborated just a month prior to show …
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Free Assembly… Live Freely

This Walmart Free Assembly post is sponsored by Walmart… excited for opportunities to partner with brands I personally shop with and support and share these …
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social media coffee chat | no.1 the basics

Ready to hit the ground running… start your social media business + brand or have you established yourself already over the past few years but don’…
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pink isn’t just a color…

On Wednesdays, we wear pink… if you know that movie quote, then you are my kind of girl! And yes, there is no better reason …
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5 Things… Acrylic Essentials for the Office

Well hi there ladies… back in business after what seems like a long absence on the blog and it’s time to talk all things …
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Blue Jean Baby… Anthro X Pilcro

Were you born with great JEANS??… this gal is FOREVER on the hunt for versatile, stylish, on-trend and totally fab bottoms and it’s safe …
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#fwtflwithnatasha… the after, round 1 2021

6 weeks down and feeling LEANER, MORE TONED and LIGHTER, too = a winning combination in my mind. I’m an open book when it comes to …
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Good Eats | Low Carb Pepperoni Pizza Chicken Bake

Low carb dinners can be somewhat tricky in my house… my two consecutive low carb days–Mondays and Tuesdays-are filled with after school activities for …
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Shine Bright Like a Diamond… Fancy Sneaker Style

Now this may come as a shock to some of you out there, but I’m making a full on declaration today: I’m not …
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wakeup and makeup… the juicy tarte eyeshadow palette

I’ve watched a thousand YouTube beauty tutorials in my time… especially when it comes to eyeshadow application. I wasn’t born with that natural …
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my journey with anxiety and cbd

If you’ve been around for any length of time, you may very well know that I’ve chatted about my General Anxiety Disorder many …
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celebrate vday with mackenzie-childs

**this post is sponsored by Mac-Kenzie Childs** Remember how I informed you that this is my year to C•E•L•E•B•R•A•…
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no winter blues here… denim dresses

Denim on denim on denim… it’s a trend that never dies and I am HERE for it. If I’m being brutally honest, I …
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happy drinks: the hugo cocktail

happy drinks: the hugo cocktail

You know I love a good cocktail, especially wheen happy hour at home is calling. Bring on the summer concoctions for this gal who loves any type of spritzer! I first fancied this drink once…

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happy drinks: the hugo cocktail

You know I love a good cocktail, especially wheen happy hour at home is calling. Bring on the summer concoctions for this gal who loves any type of spritzer! I first fancied this drink once…

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girl’s getaway: savannah, georgia

girl’s getaway: savannah, georgia

Travel does wonders for the mind, body and soul and just a few weeks ago I had the chance to head south to Savannah, Georgia two of my girlfriends to take on this historic coastal…

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step into summer with jcrew

step into summer with jcrew

this post is sponsored by my dear friends at JCrew… getting the chance to collaborate with brands I have shopped for 20+ years is an absolute dream come true and i hope you enjow this…

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good eats: the beautiful collection by drew barrymore is here

good eats: the beautiful collection by drew barrymore is here

this post is sponsored by Walmart… proud to collaborate with household brands we all know and love in an entirely new way Well, well, well… what have we here?!?! Pretty cookware helps make this mama…

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celebrate the ladies you love… my 2021 mother’s day gift guide

celebrate the ladies you love… my 2021 mother’s day gift guide

Not only should life come with a standard operating manual, but it should come with a mom as fabulous as mine! I’ve been rounding up SO many incredible Mother’s Day gifting options… some for those…

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celebrate the ladies you love… my 2021 mother’s day gift guide
It’s a Shore Thing… Swim Season is Coming

It’s a Shore Thing… Swim Season is Coming

Oh goodness, I know this post has been A LONG TIME coming and many of you have checked in wondering if I was ever going to show off some swim 2021 finds worth adding to…

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It’s a Shore Thing… Swim Season is Coming

Oh goodness, I know this post has been A LONG TIME coming and many of you have checked in wondering if I was ever going to show off some swim 2021 finds worth adding to…

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comfy mother’s day style with soma

comfy mother’s day style with soma

This year, I’ll be celebrating my 9th Mother’s Day… how can that be?!?! Some days it feels like the days are oh so long, whereas I’ll look at Timehop and I turn into a bowl…

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comfy mother’s day style with soma

This year, I’ll be celebrating my 9th Mother’s Day… how can that be?!?! Some days it feels like the days are oh so long, whereas I’ll look at Timehop and I turn into a bowl…

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5 things… my favorite dog shops

5 things… my favorite dog shops

Well hello there Monday!!! Nice to see you again. I am easing the blow of another crazy start to the week with some happiness by way of the cutest furball to ever exist, also known…

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5 things… my favorite dog shops

Well hello there Monday!!! Nice to see you again. I am easing the blow of another crazy start to the week with some happiness by way of the cutest furball to ever exist, also known…

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surprise… a new dress everyone needs

surprise… a new dress everyone needs

A blog post on a Saturday?!?!? Who am I?!?!? BUT suffice to say something this special deserves a permanent place on my social media because I’m thrilled to announce I’ve created a brand new dress…

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surprise… a new dress everyone needs

A blog post on a Saturday?!?!? Who am I?!?!? BUT suffice to say something this special deserves a permanent place on my social media because I’m thrilled to announce I’ve created a brand new dress…

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handbag love: woven wonders

handbag love: woven wonders

If I had to choose shoes or bags, hands down I’d go barefoot for the rest of my life. I know it’s first world problems, but nothing finishes off a fabulous OOTD quite like a…

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handbag love: woven wonders

If I had to choose shoes or bags, hands down I’d go barefoot for the rest of my life. I know it’s first world problems, but nothing finishes off a fabulous OOTD quite like a…

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good eats: carrot cake cupcakes

good eats: carrot cake cupcakes

Easter may be long gone, but this carrot cake cupcakes recipe is one that is sure to get made again very soon because of how good it is [and obviously you can leave off the…

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good eats: carrot cake cupcakes

Easter may be long gone, but this carrot cake cupcakes recipe is one that is sure to get made again very soon because of how good it is [and obviously you can leave off the…

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the shopbop spring sale

the shopbop spring sale

I get excited for this Shopbop spring sale in a big way. Basically, one of the only times of the year you can shop at Shopbop [use coder STYLE at checkout] and save on brand…

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the shopbop spring sale

I get excited for this Shopbop spring sale in a big way. Basically, one of the only times of the year you can shop at Shopbop [use coder STYLE at checkout] and save on brand…

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spring 2021 sephora beauty favorites

spring 2021 sephora beauty favorites

Step right up… it’s the sale us beauty lovers have been lusting after ever since holiday when the last semi-annual Sephora beauty savings event took place. I’m sure most of you are in the know…

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spring 2021 sephora beauty favorites

Step right up… it’s the sale us beauty lovers have been lusting after ever since holiday when the last semi-annual Sephora beauty savings event took place. I’m sure most of you are in the know…

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spring + white… a match made in heaven

spring + white… a match made in heaven

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again… let your ensemble do the talking, especially when it comes to wowing everyone when you walk through the door. Normally not a neutral girl, but I…

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spring + white… a match made in heaven
social media coffee chat | no. 3, helpful resources + apps

social media coffee chat | no. 3, helpful resources + apps

Don’t you worry I haven’t forgotten about everyone’s favorite series here on the blog… I know it’s been a few weeks since our last social media coffee chat check-in, but I am here to dive…

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social media coffee chat | no. 3, helpful resources + apps
good eats: the perfect fruit salad

good eats: the perfect fruit salad

Spring is all about the salads, but if you’re like me you always want something sweet on your plate when it comes to breakfast and brunch and this perfect fruit salad has been a staple…

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good eats: the perfect fruit salad

Spring is all about the salads, but if you’re like me you always want something sweet on your plate when it comes to breakfast and brunch and this perfect fruit salad has been a staple…

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loving the lilac + lavender… purple is having a major moment

loving the lilac + lavender… purple is having a major moment

Never did I think I’d be one to love any shade of purple… not sure why, but I’ve never been a fan of it, UNTIL NOW. I’ve mentioned this time and time again, but all…

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loving the lilac + lavender… purple is having a major moment

Never did I think I’d be one to love any shade of purple… not sure why, but I’ve never been a fan of it, UNTIL NOW. I’ve mentioned this time and time again, but all…

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The Perfect Easter Basket Essentials

The Perfect Easter Basket Essentials

–this post is sponsored by Walmart+… excited to share my newest delivery with you today– You know when you look down at the calendar and freak out because those annual holidays just inch closer and…

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The Perfect Easter Basket Essentials

–this post is sponsored by Walmart+… excited to share my newest delivery with you today– You know when you look down at the calendar and freak out because those annual holidays just inch closer and…

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good eats: low carb chicken parmesan

good eats: low carb chicken parmesan

I told you that one of my goals was to get back to sharing recipes each week here on the blog. I absolutely love browsing through my magazines finding new foods for the family to…

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good eats: low carb chicken parmesan

I told you that one of my goals was to get back to sharing recipes each week here on the blog. I absolutely love browsing through my magazines finding new foods for the family to…

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The Hello Happiness x Accessory Concierge Spring 2021 Capsule: Part Two

The Hello Happiness x Accessory Concierge Spring 2021 Capsule: Part Two

So good we needed two posts… welcome back for ROUND TWO of the Hello Happiness x Accessory Concierge Spring 2021 Collection debut! In case you missed the first installment, you can read yesterday’s post here.…

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The Hello Happiness x Accessory Concierge Spring 2021 Capsule: Part Two

So good we needed two posts… welcome back for ROUND TWO of the Hello Happiness x Accessory Concierge Spring 2021 Collection debut! In case you missed the first installment, you can read yesterday’s post here.…

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The Hello Happiness x Accessory Concierge Spring 2021 Capsule: Part One

The Hello Happiness x Accessory Concierge Spring 2021 Capsule: Part One

Remember when I mentioned we had something OH SO BIG and huge coming your way this spring?? Oh yes, this is it friends… last November, the ladies from Accessory Concierge and I launched a holiday…

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The Hello Happiness x Accessory Concierge Spring 2021 Capsule: Part One

Remember when I mentioned we had something OH SO BIG and huge coming your way this spring?? Oh yes, this is it friends… last November, the ladies from Accessory Concierge and I launched a holiday…

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5 things: springtime splurge versus steal

5 things: springtime splurge versus steal

If there is one thing I love, it’s hunting for a deal!!! I’ve always been a savvy shopper, just ask my Mom. I’d save my money, map out my shopping game and make sure I…

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spring break rewind… what we wore

spring break rewind… what we wore

I’m still on cloud nine after an entire week away from the daily grind and I’d be lying if I said it wasn’t challenging to get back to business today. The girls are hopping onto…

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spring break rewind… what we wore

I’m still on cloud nine after an entire week away from the daily grind and I’d be lying if I said it wasn’t challenging to get back to business today. The girls are hopping onto…

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nine years old… happy bday caroline cate

nine years old… happy bday caroline cate

I’m fairly certain I write this each and every year when March 17th rolls around, but how in the world is my baby NINE YEARS OLD??? It happens in the blink of an eye I…

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Out of Office… Spring Break Edition

Out of Office… Spring Break Edition

It’s going to be fairly quiet over here in my slice of life on the blog after today because Spring Break officially starts at 5PM TONIGHT! Yep, I will be putting on my out-of-office assistant…

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the updated belt bag

the updated belt bag

The belt bag. A more current, trendier name for the fanny pack. 80’s and 90’s kids, if you had told me these would come BACK in style during my 30’s, I would’ve laughed in your…

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the updated belt bag

The belt bag. A more current, trendier name for the fanny pack. 80’s and 90’s kids, if you had told me these would come BACK in style during my 30’s, I would’ve laughed in your…

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social media coffee chat | no. 2 your audience

social media coffee chat | no. 2 your audience

So it seems that when I post this type of content on the blog, you guys go CRAZY with excitement to read, which makes me OH SO HAPPY to see that this kind of series…

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social media coffee chat | no. 2 your audience
the love fern… plants you can’t destroy

the love fern… plants you can’t destroy

I wish I had a green thumb like my mom and Jeff, but alas, I wasn’t born with that gene and I’ll forever be the person replacing my plants every few months… however, I will…

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the love fern… plants you can’t destroy

I wish I had a green thumb like my mom and Jeff, but alas, I wasn’t born with that gene and I’ll forever be the person replacing my plants every few months… however, I will…

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sail to sable does spring 2021

sail to sable does spring 2021

I’ll never forget meeting this dream team of incredible women at Coterie spring 2020 in NYC. We’d collaborated just a month prior to show off their resort collection and I was even more impressed with…

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sail to sable does spring 2021
Free Assembly… Live Freely

Free Assembly… Live Freely

This Walmart Free Assembly post is sponsored by Walmart… excited for opportunities to partner with brands I personally shop with and support and share these fantastic new exclusives with my Hello Happiness family Spring is…

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Free Assembly… Live Freely

This Walmart Free Assembly post is sponsored by Walmart… excited for opportunities to partner with brands I personally shop with and support and share these fantastic new exclusives with my Hello Happiness family Spring is…

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social media coffee chat | no.1 the basics

social media coffee chat | no.1 the basics

Ready to hit the ground running… start your social media business + brand or have you established yourself already over the past few years but don’t know where to go with your social media?? I’ve…

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social media coffee chat | no.1 the basics
pink isn’t just a color…

pink isn’t just a color…

On Wednesdays, we wear pink… if you know that movie quote, then you are my kind of girl! And yes, there is no better reason to celebrate hump day than to brighten your mid-week slump…

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pink isn’t just a color…

On Wednesdays, we wear pink… if you know that movie quote, then you are my kind of girl! And yes, there is no better reason to celebrate hump day than to brighten your mid-week slump…

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5 Things… Acrylic Essentials for the Office

5 Things… Acrylic Essentials for the Office

Well hi there ladies… back in business after what seems like a long absence on the blog and it’s time to talk all things acrylic!!! It’s been a bit since I’ve done a 5 things…

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5 Things… Acrylic Essentials for the Office

Well hi there ladies… back in business after what seems like a long absence on the blog and it’s time to talk all things acrylic!!! It’s been a bit since I’ve done a 5 things…

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Blue Jean Baby… Anthro X Pilcro

Blue Jean Baby… Anthro X Pilcro

Were you born with great JEANS??… this gal is FOREVER on the hunt for versatile, stylish, on-trend and totally fab bottoms and it’s safe to say a girl’s wardrobe isn’t complete without an iconic pair…

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Blue Jean Baby… Anthro X Pilcro

Were you born with great JEANS??… this gal is FOREVER on the hunt for versatile, stylish, on-trend and totally fab bottoms and it’s safe to say a girl’s wardrobe isn’t complete without an iconic pair…

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#fwtflwithnatasha… the after, round 1 2021

#fwtflwithnatasha… the after, round 1 2021

6 weeks down and feeling LEANER, MORE TONED and LIGHTER, too = a winning combination in my mind. I’m an open book when it comes to my love affair of Faster Way to Fat Loss,…

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#fwtflwithnatasha… the after, round 1 2021

6 weeks down and feeling LEANER, MORE TONED and LIGHTER, too = a winning combination in my mind. I’m an open book when it comes to my love affair of Faster Way to Fat Loss,…

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Good Eats | Low Carb Pepperoni Pizza Chicken Bake

Good Eats | Low Carb Pepperoni Pizza Chicken Bake

Low carb dinners can be somewhat tricky in my house… my two consecutive low carb days–Mondays and Tuesdays-are filled with after school activities for both of the girls so our options are limited with what…

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Shine Bright Like a Diamond… Fancy Sneaker Style

Shine Bright Like a Diamond… Fancy Sneaker Style

Now this may come as a shock to some of you out there, but I’m making a full on declaration today: I’m not a fan of Golden Goose shoes. I know, shut my mouth, but…

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Shine Bright Like a Diamond… Fancy Sneaker Style

Now this may come as a shock to some of you out there, but I’m making a full on declaration today: I’m not a fan of Golden Goose shoes. I know, shut my mouth, but…

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wakeup and makeup… the juicy tarte eyeshadow palette

wakeup and makeup… the juicy tarte eyeshadow palette

I’ve watched a thousand YouTube beauty tutorials in my time… especially when it comes to eyeshadow application. I wasn’t born with that natural makeup artist ability [like my dear Lindsey Regan Thorne] so I am…

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my journey with anxiety and cbd

my journey with anxiety and cbd

If you’ve been around for any length of time, you may very well know that I’ve chatted about my General Anxiety Disorder many times here on the blog. Not only to help myself, but as…

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celebrate vday with mackenzie-childs

celebrate vday with mackenzie-childs

**this post is sponsored by Mac-Kenzie Childs** Remember how I informed you that this is my year to C•E•L•E•B•R•A•T•E all the things?!?! Well, I know many of our VDay plans are looking a lot different…

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celebrate vday with mackenzie-childs

**this post is sponsored by Mac-Kenzie Childs** Remember how I informed you that this is my year to C•E•L•E•B•R•A•T•E all the things?!?! Well, I know many of our VDay plans are looking a lot different…

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no winter blues here… denim dresses

no winter blues here… denim dresses

Denim on denim on denim… it’s a trend that never dies and I am HERE for it. If I’m being brutally honest, I get bored with basic jeans and that’s where my love affair with…

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no winter blues here… denim dresses