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This post contains affiliate links from the Amazon affiliate program. I may earn a commission when you make a purchase from one of my links. Thank you for the support! Button Down Crew Neck Ruffle Knit Pullover Sweater Veja Women’s Nova Sneakers – Square Neck Bodysuit Cotton Balloon Sleeve Cardigan Rebecca Minkoff Women’s Janine Sweatshirt […]

Amazon Fall Fashion Finds

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*This post contains affiliate links. That means if you make a purchase using one of my shopping links I’ll receive a small commission with no additional fee to you. Long Sleeve Crew Neck Solid Top and Pants– I got this cozy fall set for Flora, love the color! Pumpkin Spice Fall Candle– This soy candle […]

September Amazon Finds

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Sep

Halloween

DIY Cheesecloth Ghosts

Did you make these as a child? I stumbled upon an image of these cheesecloth ghosts on Pinterest and it took me back to my childhood. I’m pretty sure we used Elmer’s Glue mixed with water back then but today I’m sharing how I made them with liquid starch! This project was so easy.I had […]

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23

Sep

Halloween

Mummy Cookies

Mom hack… all you really need are eyeball sprinkles to make your kid’s Halloween festive. You can attach them to just about anything and they will be SO excited. Like these easy little mummy cookies…you just need Oreos, white chocolate drizzle and eyeball sprinkles and you have an adorable, tasty treat! Ingredients: Vanilla OreosWhite chocolate […]

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23

Sep

Halloween

Halloween Movies For Kids

We watch a family movie (and eat pizza) every Friday night. It’s a tradition our family has come to love and look forward to every week. Now that fall is in full swing I made a little list of movies I hope to watch with the girls this year – see below for all my […]

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22

Sep

Halloween

2021 Halloween ‘Boo Basket’ Ideas

Although ‘boo baskets’ are hardly necessary they sure are fun to put together! I’ve compiled some spooky treats if you’re looking for ideas! Kitty Cat Stuffed Animal – these stuffed animals are SO gorgeous, the entire collection! Trick or Treat Tickets – ordered these for my gals’ baskets – such a fun idea! ella+mila Nail […]

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16

Sep

Halloween

2021 Halloween Decor Roundup

Sharing a few of my favorite spooky Halloween decor finds for 2021! I’ve been hoarding away Halloween decorations ever since my college days and finally did a big purge last year. I’m trying to acquire more timeless holiday decor vs. Target’s seasonal stuff every.single.year – but I will admit it’s hard to resist! Here are […]

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15

Sep

Halloween

2021 Halloween PJs For Kids

Here are my favorite Halloween pajama finds so far this year! As always, holiday PJs seem to sell out quicker than ever these days so I’m sharing these early!

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14

Sep

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Snuggy Buddy: My girls use sleep sacks until they transition out of their crib and this weighted sack is perfect for babes ages 12+ months. L’oreal Air Mascara: I use clean beauty for just about everything except mascara. L’Oreal is my tried and true and I love this new formula, it’s so light but packs […]

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03

Sep

Back to School

Fun Lunch Ideas For School

Lunch packing season is upon us and today I’m sharing all of YOUR fun lunch ideas for school! You guys had such fun ideas to keep on hand for when you get in a lunch-packing rut (usually happens to me after about a month)! The number one suggestion was using cookie cutters on everything (sandwiches, […]

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24

Aug

Recipes

Weeknight Cooking: Mini Meatball Subs

This post is sponsored by ALDI.  As we head into the hectic back-to-school season one thing on my mind is coming up with simple dinners that are easy for myself or Austin to prepare. As you know, I’ve been meal planning for years and always create a menu for the week on Sunday. This really […]

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23

Aug

Back to School

DIY Customized Backpacks

We used to get new backpacks every year, but this year we decided to just update ones we already had! I found these sparkly letters on Amazon and just attached them with hot glue! I added a fun keychain, spot cleaned it and it’s ready for another year. It feels like a new backpack to […]

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Aug

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