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I was so excited about my morning. My new in-real-life friend (but long time online friend) Kira and I were taking our kids to the zoo. Kira is wise and kind and gentle and funny, and I leave every conversation with her feeling as though I can breathe a little more deeply ....more

Summer Treat Sales--End Soon so HURRY!

With the launch of our new website, and a few bugs we've had to figure out, I haven't had much time to cook, let alone blog ;) Sorry about that! However, for those of you in Utah, who have time to run and do some grocery shopping tomorrow, here are some great summer deals for you to stock up on! My kids have LOVED the endless supply of popsicles in our freezer ....more

Constant Companions {Straw Hat + Straw Tote}

{H&M Dress (same dress in 2 different patterns here; same pattern in a different silhouette here), J. Crew Straw Hat + Straw Tote...more

Camp Girl

Elizabeth had her first day of camp today. We are season passholders at Sea World (and basically all the other theme parks around here) and a couple of months ago, we got an email about this week of camp being discounted for passholders. Since Elizabeth still plans on being a mermaid when she grows up, […] Related Posts: Tennis Camp Friday Night Leftovers- Summer Edition Friday Night Leftovers- End of School Edition School Award Ceremony...more

Music Monday: Evening

The sky is a lovely shade of orange ....more

Review: Always Off Unique Cloths (Makeup Eraser Dupe)

Hey Everyone!! Ya'll know I'm always down for a dupe.So the tea on the beauty blogsphere is that Always Off Unique Cloths( sold at Walmart for $2.98, well at MY Walmart) are ...more

The Time I’ve Loved You: Episode 1

Sweet, funny, and inescapably charming, The Time I’ve Loved You premiered this last weekend on SBS, rounding out a pretty insane viewing schedule for those two days, considering the relative scarcity on the weekday drama circuit. Featuring two longtime friends who seem content to be just that and nothing more (for now, or maybe forever), there’s plenty of character drama to go around. And, if you can believe it, not one chaebol in this whole episode! ...more

Blah Blah Blah Shopping and Summertime Fun – Chatting with Coffee in an RTT Rebel kinda way

The crazy weather all over (very hot and very dry here, in spite of the Pacific Northwest’s penchant for rain) is only proof positive that Mother Nature is on something, or going through menopause. Or both. It’s also the beginning … Continue reading → ...more

Birchbox “Say Yes” Unboxing & Review featuring Caudalie, Shu Uemura, & More!

I Bought ItAffiliate Links Is it just me or is this Birchbox ridiculously cute? I just love this packaging! It reminds me of a tropical beach ombre with waves into sand, right? ...more

Light Summer Meal Ideas

I am taking a week off to spend time with my kids, family, and friends. I can’t wait to relax and enjoy the warm weather with my favorite people. ‘ll be posting round-ups each day this week and I’ll be back to posting new recipes next week ....more