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Cuba Libres

This post is sponsored by Calico Jack Rum®, but as always all thoughts + opinions are my own. Thanks for continuing to support the brands that make this blog possible! My downstairs neighbor and I, along with the help of my dad, spent last all of Saturday conquering the garden…

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Coffee Throwbacks

Compensation was provided by Nestlé Coffee-mate® via Mode Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of Coffee-mate®. I don’t know about your families, but my parents and I don’t always see eye to eye. I mean I can…

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Blue and White

JCPenney Tank + Shorts | Marmol Radziner Ring | Sperry Shoes Want to know why I ALWAYS wear sunglasses in photos? See above. Those bags under my eyes, they aren’t designer, but they are serious. Serious business that is. True story: I went in for a skin consultation a few…

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Tuesday Tip:
HP at HSN

HP has definitely stepped it up over the last couple of years, and their about to outdo themselves once again. They’ve teamed up with HSN to release a special edition of their Pavilion 17″ laptop, available only on HSN, that comes preloaded with the completely redesigned Windows 10. 

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Fast Fresh Filling

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group®, Birds Eye®, and Tyson® but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #FastFreshFilling http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV My travel schedule has been more than a little insane lately, and when my schedule gets hectic my diet definitely suffers….

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Classic Memories

Compensation was provided by Nestlé Coffee-mate® via Mode Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of Coffee-mate®. Believe it or not, I swore up and down that I would never ever in a million years drink coffee. If…

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A Bud Light Lime Summer

Compensation was provided by Bud Light via Mode Media for this post, but as always all opinions are mine and mine alone. Now that Memorial Day has come and gone, and summer has officially kicked off one thing comes to mind for me (and my friends) and that’s backyard hangs….

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Saturday Shop:
Axe White Label

AXE has came a long, long way from where it was when I was in high school, and for that I’m enterally grateful. The new Axe White Label products smell like the older, hotter brother that all the girls and myself fawned over in high school – imagine if you will, someone…

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Johnsonville® Grillers

I made a delicious and easy dinner using Johnsonville® as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars, but as always opinions are my own. #SausageFamily” Now that Memorial Day is over, and Summer has officially begun it’s time to start firing up those grills. Luckily Johnsonville® Grillers makes grilling up delicious, flavorful burgers easier…

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AXE Hair Care

 A lot of people have asked why I don’t wear my hair down more often, and today I’m letting the cat out of the bag. I’ve got a seriously thick head of hair, which means it gets quite warm, especially this time of year. Also, I’m in need of a…

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Bulleit Bourbon BBQ Ribs

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Weave Made Media®  Smithfield® and Farmland®, but all my opinions are my own. #weavemade #GetUpandGrill #GetFiredUpGrilling http://my-disclosur.es/RgFrEH I think it’s safe to say that we skipped Spring and jumped straight into Summer, right? It’s been in the upper…

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Apartment Grilling

 Like I said in yesterday’s post cooking in my kitchen this time of year is a scorcher. Last year that meant very little (read that no cooking) during the summer, especially if it involved the oven. This year however is a different story. Growing up in the country one of my…