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. ...

Treat Yourself with the Best of Netflix

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With all the hustle and bustle of life and seemingly neverending to-do lists, it’s sometimes hard to find time to take a breather. Take some time for yourself to relax and watch a movie or two, all from the comfort of your own bed or couch! Save some time scouring Netflix for noteworthy movies - I’ve already done the hard work for you and compiled a list of the best movies on Netflix. Here is a list of 10 of my favorite movies that you can currently stream. 1. Labor Day - This drama is ...

Best Bathing Suits for your Spring Break Getaway

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Who’s ready for spring break? I know my kids have already checked out mentally and have been dreaming about all things beach. I guess you could say we’re already craving summer, but let’s not get ahead of ourselves. Spring break first! Several years ago when I was shopping for new swim suits, I noticed I couldn’t find a lot of different cuts that were unique yet modest and flattering to my body shape. After a lot of frustrating trips to the mall, I’d come home empty handed, with no new suit ...

Throwback Thursday: Polka Dot Swim Bottoms + Free Download!

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It’s only March, but all I can think about is summer - sandy beaches, poolside reads, and warm sun. I can’t wait till the weather heats up, but in the meantime I’ve been reminiscing on last summer: my favorite memories with my family and my sisters, and my favorite swimming suits that those memories happened in! One of my favorites from last year’s lines was the Piped Cream Dot Swim Dress, and it turns out that Erin from Pretty, Polished, Perfect loved it too! She featured the suit on her ...

Start Your Day Right With Your Morning Routine

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With daylight savings happening this past weekend, I am finding it harder to wake up and get going in the morning. I’m hoping that feeling only lasts a few days so that I can get back into my regular routine! I’m a big believer in getting every day started off on the right foot, and I think it has a lot to do with the things you do every morning. If you want to start kicking your mornings up a notch, try out some of the things I try to do every day! I think it will really make a difference, ...

Best Dresses to Wear to Spring Wedding Receptions

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Wedding season is nearly here. I am attending quite a few weddings this upcoming spring, including my nephew’s (they grow up so fast)! I’ve been on the hunt for the perfect dress that I can wear time and time again. After much researching, the place I found with the most variety in styles and prices was ASOS. If you’ve ever shopped online with this UK retailer, you know that it can be very overwhelming - they have so much inventory! After scouring their site off and on for an entire week I ...

March Book Club

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Reading is one of my favorite past times. There’s just something special about taking a break from my everyday routine and escaping into someone else’s world while engulfed in a good novel. Because I love reading so much, I have decided to use this online community as a resource to discuss all of my favorite reads - Welcome to Lime Ricki’s official book club! At the end of every month we will announce a book we plan on reading the following month. For March’s Book Club we are reading Yes ...

5 Rad Phone Backgrounds (and they’re free!)

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There’s one accessory I have with me every day, at all times. Can you guess what it might be? It’s my phone! And even though its purpose isn’t always to look good it’s always an added bonus if it does. I love turning it on and seeing a cute design or quote - it always makes me happy! Since I’ve been craving summer lately, and I want to see sunny skies everywhere I turn (including my phone), I created some colorful, fun backgrounds for you to download for free! Just save them straight to your ...