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Modern Coastal Home Finds From Walmart

walmart finds - modern coastal sitting room design

My goal in starting a blog was to share what I thought could help others put stylish wardrobes and home decor within everyone’s reach. Today’s I’m sharing a few of my favorite recent home finds from Walmart! You don’t have to sacrifice style even if you have a smaller budget. Our reading room is one of my favorite spots in the house. In the winter I cozy up on our couch with a throw blanket and drink coffee and read…

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Lifestyle (Home, Travel, Family),Personal

Why I’m Investing In Real Estate

Pinteresting Plans 30A rental property at the Hub

Some of you know we bought a short term rental property last year down in Florida. They say invest in what you know, and I LOVE houses and know real estate better than the stock market. I have an IRA that is invested heavily in stocks (since I’m only 39 we have time to ride the waves of the market) but I wanted investments I could access cash from sooner than the traditional retirement age. I read lots of books…

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Outfits,Spring Outfits

Jeans For Tall Women

white skinny jeans outfit idea for tall women

A lot of you gals follow because I’m tall (5’11” for reference) and you are too, and want outfit ideas that will work on long limbs. Today I’m partnering with Express to share some of my favorite spring jeans for tall women. Express is one of only a few retailers I shop at that stocks “long” jeans for those of us blessed with long legs. All of the jeans I’m sharing today are in the “long” sizes. Right now, they…

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Clothes,Outfits,Summer Outfits

White Summer Dress Roundup

little white ruffle summer dresses on pinteresting plans fashion blog

The little white dress is a classic look for summer. Dress it down with sandals or sneakers or dress up with heels! If you’re for a LWD, I’m rounding up some of favorites below. This Amazon dress is a favorite from last year and I’m excited to bring it back out once the temps warm up. I paired it with my go-to nude bra and it doesn’t show under white garments. SHOP THE OUTFIT: This dress is so so pretty…

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Home Interior,Lifestyle (Home, Travel, Family)

Blue Gray Laundry Cabinet Colors

Popping in with some laundry room cabinet paint color inspiration. I am generally a neutral lover and shy away from color but I wanted a blue gray cabinet color for our laundry room. Paint is pretty easy to change if you are indecisive and have a change of heart down the road. When I painted our laundry room a year ago we didn’t have a paint sprayer….yet! You can find paint sprayers at all different price points and I wish…

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Home Interior,Lifestyle (Home, Travel, Family)

Spring Cleaning: 3 Tips to Organize Your Pantry

best way to organize kitchen pantry with before and after pictures

As we prepare to move I have to remind myself that potential buyers will be going through all those drawers and closets that often hide messes we don’t think guests will see. So party of my usual Spring cleaning is also prep to show the house! My pantry was a culprit area so today I’m partnering with eBay to share 3 tips for organizing your pantry. Organizing your pantry is a one day task if you gather just a few…

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Easter Basket Stuffers for Kids

Happy March! We are getting closer and closer to warmer weather and I am so excited for spring! Easter comes early this year too. It’s April 4th! Now is the perfect time to start putting together those Easter baskets for the kids. I rounded up a few goodies for both boys and girls. It’s a good mix of fun activities and toys to keep kids busy and entertained. I also threw in some fun Easter tees. If you’re looking for…

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Lifestyle (Home, Travel, Family),Travel

Vacation Rental Packing List

vacation rental picking list using walmart+ membership

Last year we bought a vacation rental in Florida and I had polled on Instagram stories if people would be interested in a packing list. Renting a vacation home is a great way for families to get away together but it’s not like staying in a hotel! In this post I mentioned how I used my Walmart+ membership to let a few essentials get ahead of me on the trip so I wouldn’t have to pack them. Today I’m sharing…

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Home Interior,Lifestyle (Home, Travel, Family)

Crate and Barrel Lounge II Sofa Review

crate and barrel lounge ii sectional review

Whenever I post photos or our living room on Instagram our Crate and Barrel Lounge II sofa always get a lot of questions about the color, comfort, and durability. We bought the lounge sofa over 5 years ago so I’ve had plenty of time to formulate my opinion, which is, THAT IS IS AWESOME! shop the room: The Lounge 2 sofa is quite deep. It’s definitely a sofa for lounging on. We don’t eat or do work on the sofa…

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Clothes

Swimsuits for a Long Torso

As a tall gal, I often get questions about “long torso” friendly clothing. There are more and more options for us tall girls and long torso ladies. I share lots of options for tall jeans and dresses, but I thought it would be helpful to put together a roundup of swimwear designed not to tug up or town because of a long torso. If you’re not headed to a sunny place anytime soon, it’s still nice to dream though! Below…

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