Styling Your New Swimsuit

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Wearing your suit in the pool or while you’re riding waves at the beach is one thing, but what about when you head out for dinner right afterward or stop by the outlet mall on your way? The great thing about a swimming suit is that you can transform it from play to professional and use as a perfect statement piece! I came up with a few ideas for how you can style your new suit with just a few simple pieces: a layering item, an accessory, shoes, and a bag. I would love to see your ideas too! ...

Spring Fever + Free Download

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I’ve got a bad case of spring fever. Almost every day I feel like ditching my to-do list, so I can spend the afternoon laying outside soaking up the sun while reading a good book. Long gone are the days of no responsibilities, but I still try to make it a priority to get my Vitamin D fix in by either going for a short stroll around my neighborhood, or eating outside on my porch. I literally can’t wait until the warm weather is here to stay. Curse you bipolar Utah weather! Some days I wonder ...

10 Occasions for your LBD

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Every woman needs at least one little black dress (LBD) in their closet. It’s a staple piece that can be worn year round to so many different events. It’s seriously one of the most versatile pieces of clothing I own (tied with my basic white tee). If you don’t believe me, keep reading. Here are 10 occasions perfect for wearing your LBD. The Red Carpet // Little black dresses can be a real showstopper. The classic timeless appeal of your red carpet look will have the paparazzi swooning, ...

7 Healthy Habits to Start Right Now

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I would love to have more healthy habits. I always feel like I try to become healthier, but within a few days or weeks I’ve either given it up or forgotten about it. These six, though, are some of the habits I’ve really placed priority on and I’ve kept up with them so far! I thought I would share some of my tips and secrets with you. They say it takes 21 days to create a habit, so pick one or more of these and get started today! 1. Check your bank account weekly. When you know you ...

Mermaid Daydreams + Free Downloads!

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Almost every day, I find myself daydreaming of a beautiful resort where I can dip my toes in the shallow end and soak up the warm sun. After, I would walk down to the beach. I dream of the turquoise water, soft sand, and slipping beneath the waves to swim along the ocean floor like a mermaid. That’s why, when I saw this picture of Erin in our princess peplum cornflower tankini, I was so jealous! She was living my daydream. I love how Erin styled this suit with starfish earrings and a ...

What Your Sunglasses Say About You

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Sunglasses are a staple summer accessory for both fashion and functionality. With so many varieties and styles, it’s tempting not to collect a set of shades for every day of the week! Regardless of the number of sunglasses you have, you probably have your go-to favorite pair. I know my favorite style is the aviator. But why? Is it because the style best suits my face shape or is it because I feel a little extra glam when I slide them on? Maybe it’s a little bit of both. According to some ...

Easter Basket Goodies for Kids of All Ages

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As my kids get older, I still want to surprise them on holidays, but it gets harder when they’re hoping for a little more than a candy bar. As I prepare our family’s Easter baskets for the year, I wanted to share some of the things I put inside for a little extra treat!   For kids age 0-3 Babylit books // These books take literary classics and transform them into brightly illustrated, easy to understand stories for the little ones. I am obsessed with them because I love to ...

The Spring 2015 Line is Here!

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The wait is finally over! We released the Spring 2015 line a week ago and the response to it has been amazing! These are some of my favorite patterns and designs we’ve ever had. I'm having a hard time picking my favorite print--it's a tie between the umbrellas and the seafoam stripes. The good news is, no matter what suit you choose, you can dress it up with the perfect beach accessories! To celebrate the launch of the new line, I decided to give you some inspiration for styling your suit, ...

We Say “Yes, Please!” to Yes Please

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Have you read Yes Please by Amy Poehler? This month, I started the Lime Ricki book club so all of us can share our love of reading and chat together! I would love for you to join in the discussion, so if you’ve read the book, please comment and tell me your thoughts about it! Anyone who participates will be entered to win a “favorite things” kit! It will be full of fun things my sisters and I love to have when we read - snacks, notebooks, and other surprises! I absolutely loved Yes ...

Dreamin’ of Geometrics + Free Download

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One of my favorite things about our new spring line is its timeless appeal. With it’s clean patterns and sophisticated pantones - this swimsuit line is perfect for any type of girl of any age. We love all the positive feedback we’re receiving from all of you, including blogger Alison from Nouveau North Westerners. Did she work this geo print rashguard and feminine ruffle navy skirt, or what?! We were happy to provide this native Aussie, now living in Washington, with a little piece of home. ...