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dogs, Travel

Life is Better on a Boat

It’s officially summer and the temperatures in South Louisiana are heating up, fast! When I was little, summer meant pool parties and going to the beach. Now that I’m older, I still frequent the pool, but getting away to the beach takes coordination and time we (my husband and I) don’t always have. Instead, taking our boat out can be a day trip or even an overnight trip (if we stay at our friend’s camp), weather permitting! A little back story: Josh bought a boat  ...

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Wedding Planning, Weddings

Wedding Wear Wednesday

How’s that for an alliteration? Can I real talk for just a second: I really wish we could go back and relive our wedding day over and over! It was such a special day and I really want to wear my dress again. Oh and to have an excuse for Josh to wear a suit (so handsome)! When choosing our wedding “colors” I knew IΒ 1.) didn’t want it to necessarily be a “Christmas” theme (our wedding was December 3rd) and 2.) I wanted to use pinks even though they are  ...

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Tips and Tricks

A Day in the Life: Agency Coordinator

I’ve come a long way since I last wrote this post–career wise that is! My most recent promotion has given me the title of Agency Coordinator. Not a job title that fits neatly in any survey bubble and to be honest, most people have no idea what it even means! Basically, I’m over every department. It’s my job to ensure everything gets done and gets done on time! I oversee day to day operations and contribute to the marketing department when it comes to strategizing for  ...

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How To, Tips and Tricks

Smile Bright Like a Diamond: A Teeth Whitening Review

This teeth whitening reviewΒ is sponsored by Smile Brilliant. I have a new favorite. Favorite wine that is. I never thought in a million years that I’d drink red wine, but I now consider myself an adult and thus, drink red wine. And coffee. Lots and lots of coffee. Did you read this post?Β  With these two (maybe not so) awesome habits under my belt, I ran into a teeny, tiny problem–not so white teeth. Coffee stains and red wine stains are not the best look for this girl. When I  ...

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