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Skinny Mac n’ Cheese with MacKenzie-Childs

One of my goals for the new year was to order out less, and cook more. It’s so easy to fall into the habit of ordering takeout night after night. I knew it would be much easier to get into the swing of cooking if our kitchen was stocked with all the best (and prettiest) tools. Enter MacKenzie-Childs. The definition of whimsical. Their designs not only bring color and detail to our place, but for once I feel like an adult with cookware that can go from stove to tabletop. We live in a NYC apartment with limited space so…

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Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Try-On Haul | Part 2

Since I received such great feedback from my first Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Try-On Haul, I thought I would share some more pieces I tried on and purchased on my second trip to the store. Yes, the sale is so overwhelming that it required multiple trips. As I said in my last haul, I hope this behind-the-scenes look gives you a bit more insight as far as sizing and fit. Check out Part 1 of my Try-On Haul Here. Cell Phone Case | Pop Socket {Both under $10} I already ordered this embroidered faux leather jacket online, but I couldn’t help…

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Nordstrom Anniversary Sale | $25 and Under

Nordstrom Anniversary Early Access is in full swing, and some of the best items are selling out quick! While the sale features hundreds of amazing deals, I know that a lot of people (myself included) may be on a budget. I decided to round up the best finds under $25 for those who aren’t looking to spend too much on the sale. Some items are even under $10! There seriously is something for everybody! 1. I Did My Best Planner, $20.90 2. Embroidered Velvet Baseball Cap, $15.90 3. Fringe Pillow, $21.90 4. Mixed Media Mini Mirror, $12.90 5. Girl Boss…

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Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Try-On Haul

The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale includes tons of amazing pieces and deals, but it can be quite overwhelming to say the least. I thought it would be helpful to take you behind the scenes and share some of my dressing room diaries. Our bodies are all different shapes and sizes, but I was hoping my insight could help you make decisions about certain pieces, especially if you’re shopping online. Now, onto the pieces I tried on (and purchased) from the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale. Cell Phone Case | Pop Socket {Both under $10} Okay, I have to start with my favorite piece.…

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The Best of the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2017

It’s here, it’s here! The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is finally here. If you’re a Nordstrom cardholder today marks the first day of Early Access. You can now freely shop the sale and check out all of the amazing deals! Today I rounded up some of my top picks from the sale that instantly caught my eye. If you’re not a Nordstrom cardholder, you can shop the sale when it opens to the public on July 21st. In the meantime, start making your wish-list! High Waist Crop Leggings, $42.90 Diptyque Scented Candle Set, $55 Ripped Girlfriend Jeans, $58.90 Slipdress, $52.90 Cold…

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