Make Every Effort

“Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. Make every effort to keep unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace.” Ephesians 4:2-3 (NIV) Since getting married, I’ve had my overwhelming moments of, “wow this guy is driving me nuts right now and I just wish I had like five minutes to myself”. I…

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DIY Vanilla Brown Sugar Scrub

I hate wearing lotion! Hate it! Hate it! Hate it! But I equally hate having dry skin and I highly doubt that my hubby likes to snuggle with crocodile skin… just a hunch! Here is a fabulous recipe for a DIY body scrub featuring ingredients you probably have in your pantry! Ingredients 1/3 cup + 2 tbsp white granulated sugar…

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Sleep Sleep Sleep

For the longest time I was having difficulty sleeping. With stress from volleyball, my senior year at college, and planning a wedding, I had a lot on my plate. Having the sweet husband (fiance at the time) that I have, he took me to Bath and Body Works and told me to pick out lotion that would help me fall…

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Date Night

Date NightEnjoy shorts weather while it lasts! These black shorts and nude and black striped slouchy sweater go glam with coral and mint accessories and beauty products.

Sunday Brunch

Sunday BrunchWhenever I think of Sunday Brunch, I envision sipping sweet tea, floral prints, and pastel hues. This sweet dress and accessories is perfect for a late Summer Sunday Brunch!

Casual Friday at the Office

Casual Friday at the Office  Sometimes coming up with something cute to wear on Casual Friday can be a daunting task, especially if you spend Monday through Thursday in business formal wear.  Here is an adorable outfit that is both stylish and professional.


Last month I took the bar exam and to say that I was majorly stressed out would be a HUGE understatement. I assumed that after the bar I would be beyond excited and… well… stress free! Wrong! Now I’m anxious about results and my employment plans!  I was reading in Matthew and I came across a familiar verse that has…

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DIY Lemon Garbage Disposal Cleaners

I love a good clean house, where everything is sparkly clean. One place that is constantly a hassle for me to really get a good clean in, is the garbage disposal. I put as much down that thing as possible (not sure if that’s good or bad) but hey, I’m a big girl, finally married, in an apartment with my…

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Herbal Tea Facial

I got back late last night from the best vacation ever! But when I woke up this morning, my eyes were super puffy and my face was kind of blotchy! Not to mention I am extremely jet lagged! I whipped up this little beauty trick inspired by a fabulous article in Women’s Day! Start off by picking out your favorite…

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In the Trenches

Since I live in San Antonio, it never really gets cold enough to wear a big heavy winter coat. This fall/winter/spring I think I will invest in an iconic trench coat. There are a wide variety of styles and colors available at a price to fit any budget! Here are some of my favorites:   Burberry Mid Length Cotton Gabardine…

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