Favorite Things

Fridays are Good Days

This week has flown by. Really. I haven’t even really thought about plans for this weekend.  I have been working on some bigger things for the next few weeks – so right now my head is in about a thousand places.  I was going to do my normal High Five for Friday, but I can’t […]

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A Stay-At-Home Vacation

A Modern Commonplace Book July 4 Collage

This week is a glorious four-day weekend.  We seriously considered taking a day trip, or even an overnight beach trip – but instead we decided to just have a stay-at-home vacation.  For us, this just means maximizing time with friends, time together, and having some splurge time.  In keeping with our patriotic mood, we started […]

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A Lot of Random Thoughts

So, I don’t have things “put together” today. In fact, I am a little dry when it comes to the “newest and greatest” tip. So, I am just going to settle by telling you all the random things I am thinking about. Or not, because that would take years. So, here are a few random […]

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A Review of Four Favorite Self Tanners

Here is all my (up-until-now) research about my favorite sunless tanners! I don’t spend a lot of money on self-tanner. And, I am picky about self-tanner! My normal tanning routine is to shower and exfoliate at night, and shower again in the morning. All opinions are mine.   L’Oreal Sublime Bronze Self-Tanning Lotion Why I […]

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I Love Mother’s Day

Over the past few years, I have really come to love Mother’s Day. When we were growing up, the holiday was always full of homemade cards, small gifts, and re-affirmed love. But ever since my mother’s mother died many years back, I have started to realize the importance of personal love and attention on this […]

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