Valentine’s Day Manicure

I’m so happy this Valentine’s Day manicure turned out exactly as I had hoped. Hopefully it’s obvious that I was going for the look of the infamous conversation hearts candy with my Valentine’s nails. I used nail polish colors I had on hand, all cremes that matched the Sweethearts, including Julep Blake (yellow), Julep Carrie (pink), Essie To Buy Or...
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DIY – Scarf Hanger Organizer

I’m knocking out another Friday’s Fab Five y’all. I started the Fab Five as a source of weekly inspiration for things I’d like to buy, try or DIY, and each week I try to accomplish at least one of my five. A couple of Fridays ago, I wrote about my need to organize my scarves and I finally found a...
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Win Cool Stuff – Julep Maven Box

Update: And the winner is… Amanda K! Congratulations and we will email you shortly to get you set up with the giveaway. This contest is now closed to further entries. Thanks so much to everyone that entered. Previous: My bloggin bud Trina and I were chatting it up on Twitter a few months ago about our favorite fashion and beauty...
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Southern Style Biscuits And Sausage Gravy

Good morning and happy Saturday. If you’re looking for an easy weekend breakfast with a little southern soul, then I think you’ll love this sausage gravy recipe. My husband (not a southern bell lol) isn’t big on sausage gravy, but really likes this recipe. He compares it to Bob Evans, which I’m pretty sure is a compliment. This is a...
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DIY Hair Chalking

I saw a couple of “hair chalking” pics floating around on Pinterest, so of course I immediately had to find a YouTube tutorial on how to diy. In this video you will find out how-to, how much it costs, and how long it lasts. Now that I’m a blondie, maybe I should try a streak or two :). I think...
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Date Night

I went on a romantic date with my man tonight. He had the rack of lamb over feta mashed potatoes, bacon smoked green beans (there was a fancy french word for them lol) and a banana rum torte. I was on a seafood kick so I had seafood gumbo, cilantro wrapped shrimp, lobster macaroni and cheese and a piece of...
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Travel Checklist

Why didn’t I think of a travel checklist FOREVER ago!?!? I go through the getting ready process in my head about 5 times while packing and try to make sure every lotion and potion lands in my suitcase. Not only is this time consuming, but I always forget something! With a checklist, I can go through the process without much...
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