DIY No-Sew Cut Out Tank Top

4 May 2017

DIY No-Sew Cut Out Tank Top Whether you are a mom yourself or are looking for a special gift to create for your mom this mother’s day, this DIY no-sew triangle cut out tank top project is perfect for staying trendy this spring! The first thing you will need to do is find the ideal...

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Get Your Thrift On!

12 October 2016

4 Goodwill Hacks You Need to Know Ever since ‘Popping Tags’ became a thing, Goodwill became a household name among trendsetters. But, if you think about it, it makes totals sense. Where else can you find one-of-a kind vintage treasures, DIY furniture and unbelievable designer labels all in one place?! That being said, there is definitely...

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Carefree BBQ Outfits

27 July 2016

Summer BBQ season is in full swing! But do you know what you're wearing to the next BBQ? Don't stress! It should be two things – comfortable and practical. San Diego is blessed with warm summers, well at least after May gray and June gloom pass. Worrying about the weather while choosing an outfit shouldn’t...

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Upcycling Earth Month Project

5 April 2016

April is Earth Month. When we think about taking care of our earth, we typically think about using less water, recycling plastic bottles and cans, and picking up trash especially on our coastline. We do not often think of reuse and its importance. I recently decided to take on a “reuse” or “repurpose” project. I...

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St. Patrick’s Day

10 March 2016

Wear green proudly, the St. Patrick’s Day tradition began more than a thousand years ago as a religious festival in Ireland. The event is named in honor of Saint Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland who was known for bringing Christianity to the country. Today, wearing green represents spring, shamrocks and Ireland. Even when green...

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Frame Your Story

25 February 2016

I really enjoy displaying pictures of my family, especially those from vacations and holidays. However, over the years I’ve become pretty creative with how I use displays to tell a story. The next time you are putting together a photo collage, consider the theme. Are you putting together memories from that ski trip (yes, I...

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Gifts for a Great Valentine’s Day

3 February 2016

It is not too early to start thinking about Valentine’s Day. I think some of the most memorable gifts I have ever received were made just for me. I have put together a short list of some of my favs: - A handwritten poem that was full of our special memories. I loved it so...

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Winter Accessories

27 January 2016

Gloves, beanies and scarves have to be my favorite winter accessories. Keeping my hands and ears warm are an absolute must when I am spending more than 2 minutes outside in the cold. I am a heat monger at heart and will stop at nothing to stay warm. Some of the best accessories this winter...

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Winter Wonderful Savings

20 January 2016

If you know me, then you know I don’t like paying full (even sale) price for anything. Winter sports gear is no exception. Why would I pay hundreds of dollars for an outfit I’m going to wear a few times during the season? With the kids, I know whatever I buy this year won’t fit...

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How to Make Your New Year’s Resolutions Happen

13 January 2016

Every year, around this time, I think, “Next year I’m going to work on being a better wife, I’m going to call my parents more often, I’m going to get in shape, I’m going to start writing that book, and…” the list goes on. In my experience, thinking of New Year’s resolutions hasn’t been that...

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