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0 In Friyay Fiver

friyay fiver: stripes, monograms and pompoms

five friday favorites

Five faves for Friyay! Happy Friday friends. It’s been a crazy week trying to get caught up and back in the routine after a week of being away. This stripe tee with ruffle sleeves is da bomb! I recommend sizing down. Here’s another option that’s on sale and very similar. This stripe tee is another favorite lately and has a different vibe with the cutout sleeves. Not sure what’s going on with my expression here, but the outfit is all…

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10 Tips to Help Improve Intimacy in Your Relationship from a licensed therapist

What is your definition of intimacy? In my practice, I hear a variety of answers to this question. In fact, in my premarital sessions, we spend a whole hour talking about this issue, along with commitment and passion. These three things are interrelated and there is tons of research about how they all work together. To learn more about that, I encourage you to research it on your own. I find it fascinating, but it goes beyond the scope of…

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In family/ thompson travels

spring break at disney part i

Disney Animal Kingdom Lodge

I’m gonna break this trip up into a few parts so I don’t miss any of the good stuff. Shop my outfits from this trip here… The last time we crashed Disney was back in 2015, here’s a shot of us about to take off with our crew {more tips from that Disney trip…pay special attention to tip #5}. Ella still busts out her photo book from that 2015 trip to any new visitors around our house. The premise for Spring Break 2017…

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In Friyay Fiver

friyay fiver: going green

Five faves for Friyay {going green for St Patty’s Day} Kicking it off with this super sweet Irish blessing my daughter brought home from preschool. May there aways be work for your hands to do May your purse always hold a coin or two May the sun always shine on your windowpane May a rainbow be certain to follow each rain May the hand of a friend always be near you May God fill your heart with gladness to cheer…

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Spring Favorites + Giveaway

Pink tulips

I wanted to share a few things I’m loving for Spring right now! Right now it’s all about ruffles, off the shoulder, cropped denim, gingham and stripes. This navy, ruffle top is seriously amazing and was just reduced to $20!! I love every thing about it. It’s nice and airy, which will be perfect for hotter days ahead. SHOP THIS ENTIRE LOOK AT THE BOTTOM OF THE POST! The off the shoulder trend is still going strong, and I’m not…

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Jon Hart Design Luggage

Whilst navigating the airport on a recent trip sans kids, Mr. T and I finally acknowledged we need to invest in new luggage. Honestly, I love bags so much that it’s been a challenge for me over the years to commit to one brand that could take me from weekenders to wheels up. After asking around, I received many great suggestions but none seemed to be quite what I was looking for. A few prerequisites in my quest: high quality, durability,…

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6 Tips to Networking {without having to attend awkward happy hours}

Minted gold detail business cards

I remember in my twenties I thought I wasn’t “getting out there” enough. I would see events all the time deemed as must-attend to expand your network and reach career goals. I found myself at a few of these, awkwardly trying to make conversation with people I often never spoke with again. In my thirties, I’ve had some realizations when it comes to networking and they seem to be paying off. 6 Tips to Networking that Don’t Include a Happy…

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In thompson travels

Breckenridge 2017

Breckenridge ski resort

We had an amazing weekend in Breckenridge, Colorado. Breck is one of my very favorite places on the planet and we were with some of my very favorite people {and it happen to be my birthday weekend}! I’ve been going to this very same location since I was little and never tire of this mountain or town. It’s so fun to bring new people to experience its majestic qualities. I always say I’m sadder to leave the mountains than the…

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Splurge vs. Steal: Where to buy Spring’s Best Trends

Early Spring in Atlanta

Glitter shoes are hot right now and anywhere selling them at a reasonable price can’t seem to keep them in stock! I came so close to purchasing this pair at over $220, but then found this glitter heel at under $60 and about did a back flip. The bottom sandal is under $60 and stocks are running low! Here’s a slew of glittery goodness at varying price-points… Here are a few other things I’ve either purchased for Spring 2017 or…

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