What’s in My Travel Makeup Bag | Fayetteville Edition

I’ve been travelling a lot this summer. Some of it has been for pleasure, some has been for business. One thing remains somewhat constant though – my travel makeup bag. The reason it stays the same varies from “I’m too busy/lazy to change it out” to “It works for so many different occasions.”

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My travel makeup bag doesn’t have a ton of pieces, yet at the same time it does. Some of these pieces can be ditched, and some are only used if I’m planning on attending a special event or a really nice dinner. Of course, the items in my makeup bag vary a little every time I go somewhere. I like to try new makeup, or even just change it up a little. This is what was in my travel makeup bag on a recent weekend trip to Fayetteville, AR.

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10 Perfect Canvas Shoes for Summer and Beyond

I am a sucker for a canvas knock around shoe. You know, like Keds that look so adorable with pedal pushers and clam diggers? They look super cute with shorts or a summer dress, as well. Or Vans and Converse that are a perfect fit for your boyfriend jeans and overalls.

perfect canvas shoes for summer and beyond

You know what I like best about canvas shoes though? You can toss them in the washing machine when they get icky. Whether it’s a trip to the beach or tromping through the mud, they can be cleaned easily. That’s a total win-win. These are a few of our favorite canvas shoes for summer.

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Spicy Tequila Cocktails for your Summer Soiree

Some people want heat. More heat! Hotter! Spicier! If that’s you, or someone you know, I’ve got a treat for ya! Spicy Tequila Cocktails.

Spicy Tequila Cocktails

Recently, Sauza® brought out a new tequila – Sauza® Cucumber Chili Tequila. They’ve taken their Silver tequila and added some heat with the chili flavor. The fresh cucumber taste is there to cool the heat down. Try these spicy tequila cocktails made with the new Sauza® Cucumber Chili Tequila.

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20 Michael Kors Accessories that are Under $100

I love Michael Kors. I always have. I think it’s the somewhat clean lines and sort of easygoing, casually chic style that appeals to me. Effortless elegance is always going to be in style, and I think that’s part of the reason Michael Kors has been around so long.
Michael Kors under 100 accessories
Even though I really like the Michael Kors aesthetic, I can’t always justify the prices. I figure you guys are the same way. If I can get a deal, all the better for me. Check out this list of Michael Kors accessories that are under $100. Mmmhhhhmmm… Shoes, bags, and scarves! OH MY!! Continue reading

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Flip Flops for Your Summer Style | Casual and Dressy

During the summer, we seem to live in flip flops. A lot of people do during other times of the year, as well. But during summer – there’s nary a real shoe to be seen! At least it feels that way a lot of the time.

Casual flip flops for your summer style

We’re featuring some of our favorite flip flops – both casual ones that are great for the pool – and dressy ones. Dressy flip flops. I never thought I’d say those words.

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What to Do When You Suffer from LBL

There are millions of people in the US alone that suffer from LBL. Are you one of them? Do you even know what lbl stands for? I have to admit, the first time I saw lbl, I was like “WTH are they talking about?!?” Once I figured it out, though, I knew. I just knew.


LBL, or light bladder leakage affects more of us than you know. Like when you’re coughing or a sudden sneeze catches you off-guard. Or how about that moment when you’re enjoying a great laugh with your friends and “oh! Gotta go!” happens. Yeah…not so fun then, is it?

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Target Maternity Mix and Match Wardrobe

Summer’s here, and you’re pregnant. As it turns out, your regular clothes aren’t fitting. Or maybe you have some maternity clothes from a previous pregnancy, or a friend, and you want to freshen up your wardrobe.

Target Maternity Mix and Match Fashion

Whatever the case may be, you’ve gotta dress that bump! Why not do it in style with a great Maternity Mix and Match wardrobe from Target? Check out some really cute outfits that aren’t going to cost you an arm and a leg. And you’ll look good, too. The best part – the most expensive item on the list is $40, with most items being $25 or less.

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Old Navy Mix and Match Wardrobe For the Office

While Summer is all over the place, it’s still technically Spring. Yeah, yeah. Technically. While we’d like to be wearing shorts all the time, and our “suns out guns out” tanks, the sad reality is that we have to go to grown up places. Like the office.

Old Navy Mix Match Wardrobe


Now, I don’t know about your job, but cutoffs and tank tops are heavily frowned upon in my office. This Old Navy mix and match wardrobe looks great and won’t break the bank. The best part is, they’re mostly work appropriate, and they show how to mix your work wear into your weekend wear. It’s a total win!

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Minion Yellow Summer Beauty Essentials | 5 Easy Pieces

Yellow Summer Beauty Essentials was inspired by press samples received. It may contain affiliate links.


We all know that the Pantone color for 2015 was Marsala. While Marsala is a gorgeous, deep, rich red shade with brown undertones, it doesn’t exactly scream “wearable for warmer months!” While we always hear about the color of the year, did you know that Pantone actually releases colors every season? Yep, it’s true! The color for Summer 2015 is Minion Yellow.

Hmmm…Minion Yellow. You don’t say…

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