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mother's day gifts

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day is just around the corner and besides breakfast in bed, sometimes moms enjoy a little gift. Here are a few Mother’s Day gifts I know I would enjoy, and maybe you’ll find some ideas too. All of these are available with the quick Amazon Prime two-day shipping, so even if you aren’t shopping […]

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spring fashion blush

Spring Fashion: Crushing on Blush

The birds are chirping, the grass is visible, and I’m pondering washing up the kids’ winter coats and snow pants. That can only mean one thing, spring is here! Every spring I feel a sense of relief that the winter is over. It also puts me in the mood to freshen up my wardrobe for […]

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mom easter fashion

Amazon Prime Guide to Mom’s Easter Outfit

I love Amazon Prime. Without it, we would run out of diapers, go to birthday parties empty handed, and probably would have paid of my student loans my now (only half kidding). But seriously, so many times as a working mom, I can get something to my door faster with Amazon Prime than actually getting […]

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WinterWardrobe

Winter Wardrobe Additions

It’s February and it feels like winter will never end and you will be wearing sweaters forever. Now is a great time to score some deals on winter wardrobe staples and refresh your closet before spring. Every season it is fun to add a couple things to your closet to change it up! Right now fashion […]

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DIY Snowmen

Simple DIY Snowman Ornaments

I’ve always loved to craft, but my attention span can’t handle things that take more than a nap time or require a ton of supplies and mess. I do, however, really enjoy crafting in short spurts, and I want my kids to find enjoyment in creating things, too.  I don’t make it to the craft […]

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Tips for Thrifting Online with Poshmark

Tips for Online Thrift Shopping with Poshmark

Hate paying full price for clothes, but don’t have the budget for name brand styles? Me too! If you’ve ever wished you could find great deals on clothes, shoes, and accessories without having to physically dig through the sale or Goodwill racks, I discovered an app to make your life easier and your closet fuller! […]

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FallWardrobeEssentials

Fall Wardrobe Essentials

September still felt a lot like summer here in Iowa, most everyone seems ready for apple picking, pumpkin patches, and everything fall. Today I’m rounding up four fall wardrobe workhorses I think you should have in your closet for fall along with a few ideas of how to style them!   First up is the […]

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Meet Becky Goerend

Tips For Putting Together Outfits for Family Photos

Fall is a great time to take family photos, either for a holiday card or a yearly memento. One of the biggest struggles I have (besides making sure the kiddos behave during the actual shoot) is deciding what to wear! Here are some tips for gathering outfits for family photos: Start with mom’s outfit.  I […]

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