Weekly Highlights 8.14.15

This week, much like all other weeks before it, has been totally insane. Life has just been so busy this summer that it is hard to believe it is coming to an end so soon! Either way, the much awaited wedding of my brother is upon us next weekend and I am beyond excited! Tomorrow A and I leave for home and our first stop is In n’ Out Burger (I guarantee this will be in next week’s weekly highlights!) and then the beach. Anyways, here are the top highlights from this week’s shenanigans! Hope you all have a lovely…

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Genuinely Cool Stuff 8.11.15

Here is the best links I discovered on the internet this week! Pretty excited about some of this party food/cocktails! It has got me thinking about having a soiree soon! 1. The best recent celebrity outfit looks and how to copy them 2. Some great tips on how to go off the grid on your vacation 3. I am going to need this beach hat for next week 4. Definitely going to make this Sage Advice cocktail as a hump day treat 5. Great tips for your next charcuterie party 6. Looking for a new fruit bowl and I think…

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Weekly Highlights 8.7.15

This has been a crazy busy work week, but it has also left me feeling very accomplished. Just when I thought that I could not work another 13 hour day, I got a great night sleep and got to end my day at 3pm. Just what I needed 🙂 This weekend I am looking forward to packing for my trip to California next weekend, relaxing by the pool, having a fancy dinner with the husband and seeing “Trainwreck” with some friends! Have a glorious weekend everyone!!!!! Smelling some wonderful hydrangeas at the local flea market 😉 Enjoys the color matching…

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Natural Air Freshner

When it comes to your home, living somewhere that smells fresh and clean can be a huge necessity. Nothing is worse than having to smell your own sweaty gym clothes all day or be nose-blind to your reeking dog. On the flip side, more and more research has shown how toxic air fresheners like Febreze can be (read about the EWG’s study here) and that thought often deters me from using it. That is why I hunted down an organic way or freshening your home with this simple D.I.Y.! The scent I created was a combo of lemon, thyme, mint,…

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Genuinely Cool Stuff 8.4.15

Hello my little lemon drops! Here are the latest and greatest internet finds! 1. Guide to crafting your own healthy homemade salad dressings  2. I found this ranking of the best colleges in the world quite interesting3. Definitely making this cobb salad pizza for dinner this week4. How cute is this whale trinket dish!?!?!5. Definitely referencing this Tahoe packing guide for my trip to California this month!6. These coffee + ice cream sketches are so incredible7. I adore this origami wall planter…new cactus planter?8. Useful guide to sashiko stitching on denim

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