Archive for December, 2016

Date: Dec 20 2016

Filed Under: Decor, Fashion

Anyone else racing the clock to make it all happen for Christmas? I’m still gathering presents – here are some ideas for some of you fellow procrastinators :)

 

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tassel earrings, picnic basket, tribal necklace, instant camera,

fur collar, tassel earrings, wrap scarf, mini emergency kit,

thermal mug, stripe throwbed, blue throw, white mittens,

dreamcatcher earrings, needlepoint flask, ring holder, pajamas

 

Those cute pajamas are under $30 and there are a lot of great colors options – or check out the long sleeve pant version here! The all of those beaded tassel earrings are only $36!

 

Chassity

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As a mother it’s important to me that I raise strong, confident children. So when Dove Hair asked Lilly and me to participate in the #LoveYourHair campaign, I jumped at the chance! I love the brand and what they’re doing to empower females.

 

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Dove Hair found that 8 in 10 women feel pressure to wear their hair a certain way. For many, these pressures began at an early age. Dove Hair believes a positive role model can greatly impact a girl’s confidence. I want Lilly to know that her hair is unique and beautiful… just like she is!

 

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So I remind her everyday :)

 

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Lilly loves to wear her hair different ways – one braid, two braids, pig tails, pony tail… But her favorite way is to wear it down (I think she gets that from me).

 

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Join Dove’s mission and inspire a young girl in your life to love her hair. Create and share your custom animated message at LoveYourHair.Dove.com!

 

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Wearing:

laroque ruffle top, levis jeans,

beaded necklace, wisewear smart bracelet,

black sunglasses, leather mules

 

Photography by Charlotte Elizabeth Photo. Thank you to Dove for partnering on this post.

Chassity

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Date: Dec 19 2016

Filed Under: Fashion

Happy Monday! I have SO much to do this week to prepare for Christmas, like nearly ALL of my holiday shopping. And the kids are on holiday break so I want to make it fun for them as well! Wish me luck :)

 

Today I’m sharing this pretty round up of new things – many of which would be perfect for NYE!

 

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grey dress, black top, red poncho, yellow top, blue floral dress,

black coat, red top, black ruffle dress, black cold shoulder top, red heels,

pink dress, purple velvet dress, gold top, black dress, red dress,

floral top, white top, leopard sweater, black pumps, stripe top

 

That pink velvet dress has the prettiest open back. I love that strapless black top with the ruffle side sleeves. And that drapey black coat – so cute!

 

Chassity

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Shoe Carnival provided me with product and compensation for this post.

The opinions I have shared about the products are my own. 

 

We are in the thick of holiday season over here and our schedules are full, in the best kind of way. Lilly and Fletcher’s favorite afternoon activity involves riding through the neighborhood belting out holiday songs and pointing out festive decorations. Such activity requires comfortable (and cool!) sneakers :) So we partnered up with Shoe Carnival for a holiday style remix.

 

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Just call us the Converse Family (even Josh has a pair!). It’s what we each picked out when we visited our local Shoe Carnival! They’re the perfect sneaker for every day activities, plus they’re just a classic. Perfect for an updated casual holiday look.

 

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These pictures makes me so happy. Pure happiness in Lilly and Fletcher’s faces.

 

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Check out Shoe Carnival for all of your holiday season shoes – they have a great selection at great prices for the whole family!

 

Wearing:

On Me: converse chuck taylor shoreline sneakers,

blue sweater, dark skinny jeans

On Lilly: converse chuck taylor all star sneakers

On Fletcher: converse chuck taylor all star hi sneakers

 

Photography by Charlotte Elizabeth Photography. Thank you to Shoe Carnival for partnering on this post. 

“Shoe Carnival provided me with product and compensation. The opinions I have shared about the products are my own.”

Chassity

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Date: Dec 15 2016

Filed Under: Family

Gift cards are a great gift for the holidays, and this year I’ve partnered with a long time family favorite, Home Depot, to show an easy way to make your Home Depot Gift Cards feel more personal! My kids love to do crafts, so I enlisted their help putting together Home Depot’s unfinished picture frame kits.

 

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The kits are simple enough for the kids to confidently build (with adult assistance)! All you need is a small hammer. I also picked up some sharpie makers for the kids to use to decorate them.

 

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You just place the 4 pieces together like the picture on the instructions shows you…

 

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And then nail each side in place with the provided nails – there are already pre-drilled holes so this is really simple and clear.

 

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They were so proud!

 

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The next morning Lilly and Fletcher decorated their frames using the sharpie markers I mentioned earlier. They got to choose exactly how they wanted to design them.

 

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Home Depot’s holiday gift card selection is full of fun options this year. They each chose one gift card to place inside the picture frame. I did trim down the cards so that they would fit inside the frames.

 

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This is such an easy way to make your Home Depot gift cards feel a little more personal while at the same time providing a fun holiday craft for your kids! I have a feeling this will be our new tradition. Check out more gift card giving inspiration from all of these bloggers who are actually really talented and creative (like, I’m way out of my league here): The House of WoodCiburbanityDIY HuntressThat’s My LetterJust Destiny MagSawdust 2 StitchesMy Sweet SavannahFinding Silver Pennies, Love & Renovations, Petite Party Studio, Classy Clutter, Mr Buildit, Proper Blog, All things Thrifty.

 

Apologies for my iPhone pics. And thank you to Home Depot for partnering on this post. 

 

Chassity

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Date: Dec 15 2016

Filed Under: Fashion

Good morning – today I’m sharing a dozen flattering little black dresses I’d love to see hanging in my closet!

 

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I’m wearing this one to the Christmas party at our house this weekend!

 

Chassity

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