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Easy, Peasy Pom Pom Hat DIY

Are you a hat person?  I wasn’t for years until I discovered this one and now I’m always on the hunt for a new one. They’re incredibly practical for bad hair days or I don’t have time to care hair days, but also for shielding your skin from the harsh summer sun.  Britt had an old one laying around, so we decided to give it a little sprucing up and make it our own with these colorful pom poms.  You know there’s nothing I love more than a good, easy as pie DIY, so don’t fret.  This Pom Pom Hat …

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10 Ways to Wear Beach Cover Ups in Real Life

Beach cover ups are a must for days on the waterfront, and they can be so much more than a kaftan or sarong! From cotton trousers to silk dresses, you’ll find something here to fit your style and look effortless. Do you have summer travel plans? We just returned last week from 8 days in SoCal, split between LA and Palm Springs, which is likely my last hurrah before this baby girl comes in August.  We’ve got a trip to the Llano river planned with three other families here in Austin next weekend and I’m meeting up with some …

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15 Free Online Workouts for your Summer Bikini Body

Remember when I dubbed 2016 the year of the home workout?  It definitely started out that way, but once we got to Austin last summer I really enjoyed trying out some of the different studios here in the city and got hooked on Mod Fitness. It’s helped that it’s a workout that you can really make work while pregnant.  It’s also helped that my schedule on most days is super flexible.  If Aaron is home, I can take the 6am class or I can schedule my day to leave room for the 9:45 or 12:00 class and do more work after Parker …

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Memorial Day Weekend Road Trip Playlist

There’s nothing more American than hitting the open road with the windows down and the music up.  If weekend plans have eluded you (or you them) than maybe now is your chance to grab your bestie, fill up the gas tank, and head in the direction of a new destination!  Our weekend road trip is anything but last minute, but the car is officially (over) packed and we will be heading due east towards Palm Springs by the afternoon.   (Inevitable stories to follow!)  Not sure where to go?  Here’s a pretty good place to start!  Not …

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