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How To Survive a Sunburn

Isn’t the beach so gorgeous?! In recent experience, it’s gorgeous until it’s not–until it burns you that is. I’ve heard wear sunscreen probably a million times, but sometimes you just forget or miss spots (a combo this memorial day weekend). So here’s how to prevent it: Wear a hat AND sunglasses. The bigger the hat, the closer to God the less chance of burning your face. This is one I did well–my face didn’t burn! Sunscreen with a higher  ...

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Getting through the Super Bowl #LikeAGirl

The Super Bowl. You either hate it, love it, or moderately tolerate it. I fall under the category of: moderately tolerating. Confession: I had no intention of actually paying attention, but when 4+ guys are yelling at the TV, it’s kind of hard NOT to get involved. What I thought was going to be a party of 2, turned into a party of 8. What I thought was going to be a relaxing afternoon after a long morning of work, turned into stress the minute Josh’s mom suggested that  ...

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How To: Train your Dog to NOT sleep in your bed

From the very first moment we adopted Laney, she’s been treated anything but a dog. She’s our little spoiled princess dog child. We tried to crate train her, but due to the fact that she lived with Josh in a fraternity house for the first year of her life, it lasted about a day before the maintenance men busted us.  From that point, we knew she would never stay in the crate without yelping at the top of her lungs. So we left her out. She’d usually be lounging on the  ...

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How To: Pack for Cold(er) Weather

Instead of shopping today, I’m working on fitting my whole closet into a tiny suitcase. Yep, it’s almost time for our (Josh + I’s) 3rd annual trip to Pittsburgh! This year is extra special because it’s our SIX year anniversary of dating and the Steelers and playing our hometown team: the Saints. So much excitement!I struggle with what to wear every year because it’s obviously way colder in Pittsburgh than in Louisiana. And because we are flying this year,  ...

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