A Classy Fourth of July

jaclyn2015-1Happy Fourth of July!!! This has been a wonderful weekend so far. We decided to stay around town instead of attempting a quick trip (which can be stressful especially with a toddler). I am SO glad we did. Yesterday was a fabulous day. My hubby, daughter and I spent the morning messing around the house and playing outside. Later we met up with family to swim. I LOVE swimming. I’m pretty sure I was a mermaid in another life. This morning we are participating in some local Independence Day fun that’s going on at the park just across my house. I chose this classic ensemble for a BBQ with some friends and family later tonight. It’s perfect for getting into the spirit of the holiday, but with a touch of class! To me everything about this outfit screams America. When I am wearing it I just want to be holding a hot apple pie!

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How to Prep Your Look For Summer

prep coverThis past week marked the first 100 degree day of the year…summer is officially here. This means it’s time to get ready for the loooong, hot (way hot in Texas) days to come. Here are some things I do to prep for summer!

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Six Fall 2014 Favorites



I really like making favorites posts. It makes me feel like I am getting a little bit of me out into the beauty world. I also love reading about other people’s favorites soo just maybe you guys are interested in some of mine! Today I wanted to talk about some things that I am loving this fall.

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Fall Makeup and Curvy Girl Outfit of the Day

cover ootdI’m on a mini vacay in the mountains and it actually feels like fall here. At home most days we still have 80+ degree weather so it has been hard to get in the mood for fall, but atlas I am in the mountains the air is cool and the leaves are changing. I wanted to share with you my outfit of the day. Continue reading