Dinner Cruise in the Bay | San Francisco Travel Style | OOTD

San Francisco is one of those cities that you can never get enough of.  Part of that is just the vibrancy of the town. There’s so much to do and see, and there’s almost no way to get it all done in one trip.

San Francisco Bay Dinner Cruise Outfit of the Day

From Chinatown to the Financial District, The Mission District to Fisherman’s Wharf, there’s just so much to do and see. One of the highlights of any visit to San Francisco is a dinner cruise in the bay. Seeing the city at night is such a memorable experience!

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Make this Amazing Pineapple Mint Berry Sangria Recipe

One of the great drinks to make for a crowd is Sangria.  It’s quick, easy, and almost everyone likes it. Sangria also makes you feel sophisticated, and it goes down easy.  It’s like a subtly spiked punch.

Makethis delicious and easy Pineapple Berry Mint sangria for your next gathering.

One of the other great things about sangria is how totally versatile it is.  Add your favorite fruits, your favorite wine, and let them come together.  Perhaps adding some fruit juice along the way.  It’s all whatever strikes your fancy. This Pineapple Mint Berry Sangria is a perfect example.

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How to Make a Fabulous Faux Flower Headband

It’s that time again – spring!  It’s also the kickoff of festival season, and the Boho trends are still riding SO HIGH. What better way to take advantage of all of these than with a really fantastic Faux Flower Headband?

How to make a gorgeous faux flower headband - quickly and easily

This is super easy to make, really affordable, and oh so quick. I think these Faux Flower Headbands would be great for a DIY wedding, too.

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Target Mix and Match Wardrobe for Spring

Now that spring is officially here, and the weather’s actually getting warmer, we need some new clothes. 2016 is bringing us some awesome new trends like bold florals, bright colors, and super fun prints. Think resort, but still oh so wearable.

Target Mix and Match wardrobe for spring

Since we don’t know how long these trends are going to last, it’s best to start working them into our closet in a cost effective way.  Enter this Target Mix and Match wardrobe for spring!  Always on trend, always fun, and always affordable.  OH YEAH!

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Try this Delicious Sparkling Raspberry Lemonade Cocktail

Now that spring is arriving, we’re doing more things outside.  One of these things is gathering with our friends, lunches on patios, and lighter drinks. This adult version of sparkling raspberry lemonade is the perfect drink to celebrate spring.

Try this delicious and easy Grown Up Sparkling Raspberry Lemonade cocktail. Perfect for a wedding or brunch!

Made with fresh raspberries and some prosecco, it’s the perfect celebratory drink. We think this sparkling raspberry lemonade would be amazing at a spring wedding, and is fab for a brunch. So elegant, yet so quick and easy.  It can also be made for a crowd without much effort.

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Lunch on the Wharf | San Francisco Travel Style | OOTD

When I lived on the West Coast, San Francisco was always one of my favorite weekend getaways.  There’s so much to do, and always something going on. Plus, it was a quick jaunt from wherever I was.  Whether living in SoCal or the Pacific Northwest, it was an easy destination.

Lunch on the Wharf San Francisco travel outfit

One of my favorite activities is having lunch on the wharf.  You can do this one of two ways – find yourself a great little restaurant or go get some food from one of the tons of vendors.  Mmm…fresh cioppino and sourdough bread.  Yum yum!

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Shopping at Pier 39 | San Francisco Travel | OOTD

San Francisco is one of the great cities of the world.  There’s pretty much everything that someone could possibly hope to find available within a stone’s throw. Great shopping?  Check.  Fabulous food?  Yup. World class entertainment?  mmmhhhmmm.  Professional sports?  You bet! Plus, you’re only like an hour from Napa Valley.  Hello!

The perfect outfit for shopping on Pier 39 in San Francisco

With all of this great stuff around, who wouldn’t want to take a trip to San Francisco.  We’ll be showing you what to pack on a trip to the Bay Area of Northern California.

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Chambray and White Denim Style for Spring | Splurge vs Steal

Spring is all about freshness and renewal.  Rebirth and all that good stuff.  We’re packing away our heavy and dark clothes, and brightening and lightening everything up. That’s where the chambray and white trend comes in.

Chambray and white denim is always hot. Get the designer look at a fraction of the price.

This is really such a classic look, that you don’t have to feel guilty about spending the splurge money.  You’ll wear these pieces over and over, season after season. However, we all know that it’s not always feasible to spend $1500+ on an outfit.  We’re showing you how to get the same chambray and white denim look for right around $125.  Heck yeah!

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Testing out Dove Nutritive Solutions Hair Products

Special thanks to Lunchbox for sponsoring this conversation about Dove Nutritive Solutions

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I don’t know about you, but usually, once I find a shampoo and conditioner that I like, I’m pretty loyal. Oh sure, I try new ones to see if they make my hair ahh-mazing. Usually, though, after a couple weeks I navigate right back to my old shampoo. Once in a while though, you find a new gem that you really like.

For the past 10 days or so, I’ve been trying out the new Dove Nutritive Solutions Daily Moisture Shampoo and Conditioner. My hair is pretty healthy, and doesn’t have much damage, so I’m lucky in that regards. However, I feel like the last shampoo I used was drying my hair out.

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