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Three Tips for Bringing Your Dog to the Beach

This past week, Josh and I went on a marathon of a vacation. It started out with my family at a condo in Navarre Beach that included a trip to the dog beach, transitioned to a vacation with my company that was also company paid, and ended at my aunt’s condo and a concert in Orange Beach. Like I said, marathon. While we were in Navarre Beach, which is the most beautiful, serene beach between Pensacola and Fort Walton/Destin, we took Laney to the dog beach. It can be a lot of work  ...

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5 Lessons You’ll Learn From Being a Homeowner

Happy one year (and a few days) of owning a house to us! I can’t believe we’re adult enough to own our house–much less for a year (and we didn’t have any major catastrophes)! It took us awhile to find the perfect house, but owning our own house has been equal parts amazing and frustrating. When something breaks, you are responsible. To fix it and pay for it. But you can also decorate it however you want, don’t have up and downstairs neighbors, and can virtually  ...

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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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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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