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What To Listen To Now // April

Happy Wednesday, friends!  Hope all of your week’s are going well.  Last week I was having a major “mercury must be in retrograde” moment, but this week the universe seems to have sorted itself out.  Thank goodness!  Since it’s officially Music Festival Awareness month and because I needed a pick-me-up after last week, Matt told me he made this playlist extra good!  (It’s not really Music Festival Awareness month, but did you know that there are no less than 19 music festivals you can attend in April?) …

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The Best of Easter Egg DIYs

You’ve probably noticed on Instagram that we’ve been cooking up some fun Easter projects over here.  However, we’re saving all of the festivities for next week, so I thought today we would share some of these fab egg creations that have started popping up all over the interweb!  Last year Parker was just two weeks old when Easter rolled around, so she couldn’t appreciate all of the vegetable dyed eggs and sweet little basket I made for her.  This year, though, it’s on!  She is sharing Easter weekend with her …

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How To Become A Fashion Stylist

One of the most popular questions I get asked is how do you work as a fashion stylist. It’s an exciting career with so many opportunities, but it can involve a lot of hard work and late nights! Find out what it takes to become a wardrobe stylist and how to start working in the fashion industry. I’m not sure why it took me three plus of years of blogging to write this post.  (I’m proofing this and now I realize it’s because it took me hours of writing and re-writing! Ha!)  It’s the most frequent question that I …

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Happy Friday + Fave Links

This is an extra happy Friday over here in the Pinkston household as it kicks off a much needed 9 day break from work for Aaron.  We are hopping a plane to Phoenix with friends tonight to spend the weekend by the pool and watching baseball. (Well, some people will be watching baseball.)  A little later next week my mom is flying out to watch Parker while Aaron and I head to Yosemite– it will be both of our first time visiting the National Park and believe it or not, I couldn’t be more excited about signing off of social media …

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