New at GAP

Have you guys checked out the Gap web site recently? They’ve introduced a bunch of new denim in lighter colors and prints. They are also having a sale until Wednesday 4/10. It’s an online only sale where you can save 25% on all kids and baby items including sale items. Just use code KBDEAL at checkout. Here are some fab items they have for you too.

 

Now on to OOTD:

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Top – LOFT (Similar here with FREE shipping)
Pants – Target (Same here)
Boots – Target (Similar here on sale)

Thanks for stopping by!

Jessica xo

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Final Hours To Get 3 FREE Products From Bath & Body Works

Just wanted to pass on the news of the Bath & Body Works sale that is ending tonight. They are in the final hours of their BUY 3 GET 3 FREE on their signature items. Plus get shipping for only $1 on all orders of $25+ with code FINAL25

Now on to OOTD:

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Tee – LOFT (Similar here)

Necklace – Wet Seal

Skinny Cords – American Eagle (Similar here on sale for 63% off plus free shipping)

Boots – Sears (Similar here on sale plus free returns if you’re not happy with your purchase)

Thanks for stopping by! Don’t forget to scroll all the way down to the bottom of the page to follow by email.

Jessica xo

Travel Time

It’s that time of year where it’s starting to warm up and people are thinking about their Summer travel plans. I’ve come across some great apps and sites in my recent searches for travel info so thought I would share them with you guys.

HotelTonight.com is for last minute hotel deals at seriously reduced prices. If your travel plans are somewhat flexible or you like spontaneous trips away then this site woud definitely be worth checking out.

The AirportParking app on iTunes can save you a decent amount of money on parking. It may not be as close but usually offers shuttle service if it’s not within walking distance to the airport.

If you’re driving anywhere this Summer then the GasBuddy app on iTunes is going to be well worth it to you. It shows you the nearest gas station as well as the location with the cheapest gas in your vicinity.

The Oanda Currency Converter app will be very useful if travelling abroad. I use this when I take trips back home so that I don’t pay more for something there than I would here. This keeps up to date on the exchange rate so will give you a very accurate results.

OutToEatWithKids.com will show you the nearest chain restaurants that have great deals or free meals for kids.

At SkyScanner.com you can search by your budget. If you have $350 to spend on a trip then you can input your budget and it will show you ALL destinations within that price range. Perfect if you’re just not quite sure where you want to go.

Do you know of any other travel apps or sites that might be helpful to other readers?

Now on to OOTD:

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Top – LOFT (Similar here Take an extra 15% off the price with code SPRING)

Skinny Jeans – Forever 21 (Similar here with FREE 1-day shipping)

Boots – Jane Norman in the UK (Similar here Use code STYLE20 for 20% off)

Thanks for stopping by!

Jessica xo

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Makeup Monday

Makeup look of the day:-

Create the look with these products –

I came across this site and saw this beautiful idea for a bridal shower. Having 2 daughters and being a girly girl myself I immediately thought of ways it could be tweaked so to be used for other events also. You can see the full post here. The site also has tons of ideas for other themed parties such as kids parties, baby showers and holiday parties.

Eat, PINK, & Be Married Bridal Shower

For those of you looking to live with less chemicals in your life there’s an excellent article on The Honest Company’s site. You can read it here. In it they answer the question What is Behentrimonium Chloride?

Now on to OOTD:

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Recreate the look –

Thanks for stopping by!

Jessica xo

Foundary Finds

So it seems that I’ve become slightly obsessed with the flash sale sites! Today’s picks are from The Foundary.

Newton Side Table in Antique Red – $159

Newton Side Table in Antique Red

Reflections Etagere – Set of 2 – $221

Reflections Etagere - Set of 2

Multicolor Owls Wooden Growth Chart – $50

Multicolor Owls Wooden Growth Chart

Mixed Peony with Glass Vase – $62

Mixed Peony with Glass Vase

Perky Pet – Red Antique Bottle Hummingbird Feeder – $25

Perky-Pet Red Antique Bottle Hummingbird Feeder

Antique Ceramic Bird Bath with 2 Birds in Light Brown – $94

Antique Ceramic Bird Bath with 2 Birds - Light Brown

Which is your favorite?

Have you checked out The Foundary? Which are your favorite items?

Have a great weekend!!

Jessica xo

What to wear??

We rarely have social gatherings that are adults only outside of our home, but we just got invited to a surprise birthday party and I am thrilled at the prospect of dressing up and leaving the house sans kids! I still have about 3 weeks, but I am already planning what I sould wear. Below are some ideas that I found on Pinterest, which is your favorite?

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I’m leaning towards outfit number 2 as of right now.

Some similar items I found:

Tee: Similar here

Blazer: Similar here

Jeggings: Similar here

Purse: Similar here on sale

Heels: Similar here

Let me know your opinions?

Thanks!

Jessica xo

 

 

One Kings Lane Picks

I have been perusing the One Kings Lane sales today and have compiled my top 6 list……now to convince the hubby that I NEED these things, they are essential to my wellbeing! Seeing as I already know he won’t believe me I have added them to my Pinterest wish list instead 😉

Double Ruffle Euro Sham – on sale for $69 from $120

Double Ruffle Linen Euro Sham, Blue

Gray Lukas Console – On sale for $399 from $795

Lukas Console, Gray

Tangier Plastic Outdoor Cube in Carrot – On sale for $129 from $170

Tangier Plastic Outdoor Cube, Carrot

Pine Tree Throw in Steel – on sale for $279 from $695!

Pine Tree Throw, Steel

White Mod Bench – On sale for $499 from $710

Mod Bench, White

Eucalyptus XIII Print – On sale for $229 from $340!

Eucalyptus XIII

Which is your favorite?

Now on to OOTD:

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Sweater – JC Penney (Similar here)

Scarf – NY&Co (Similar here)

Skinny Jeans – Gap (Same here Use code GAPFRIENDS for 30% off)

Boots – Sears (Similar here)

Jessica xo

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Cozy Knits

With this temperamental weather we are having here in Virginia lately, with 61 degree temps and then 6 inches of snow the following week, I have been looking for some cozy knit tops while we transition in to Spring. Here are some of my favorite picks.

What are your favorite transition pieces for this time of year?

OOTD:

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Top – LOFT (Similar here)
Ponte Pants – Macys (Similar here on sale)
Boots – Calvin Klein (Similar here on sale)
Coat – NY&Co (Similar here on sale)

Thanks for stopping by!

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ThredUp and OOTD

As the season is about to change I have started clearing out some of my kids winter clothes that I know they are about to outgrow and won’t fit them next year. I usually take the pieces that are still in good condition to the consignment shop but a few months ago I came across a company called ThredUp. They are an online children’s clothing consignment shop. I was thrilled that I would not have to drag heavy bags to my local consignment shop anymore, but instead pop them in to the large bag that you order from ThredUp which includes a pre-paid shipping label! Genius! I go online to USPS, schedule a pick up and leave it on my front porch. I have found that a bag will hold roughly 35 items of clothing. If you order something from ThredUp’s web site you will get your clean out bag for free, if not you pay a $4.95 fee that is REFUNDED to you once you send the bag back full of clothes. Usually when I check in with my local consignment shop my average payoff is around $10…..my last payoff at ThredUp for 1 bag was $30! I suggest you guys check it out. You can find them here. Happy shopping!

Here are a few items currently for sale on http://www.thredup.com

They recently started accepting junior sized clothing and will soon be accepting women’s clothing – YAY!

This is my personal opinion and I am not being paid for this post – in fact ThredUp has no idea I am even writing about them 🙂

Now on to my ootd:

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This is not today’s ootd but it is the ootd that I have chosen to post as today I am sitting in a sweatshirt with my children’s elementary school logo on it and a pair of velour Juicy Couture sweatpants in a completely contrasting color…..no, I didn’t think you’d want to see that either ; }

So anyway……

Tank – New Look (in the UK) – Similar here on sale

Jacket – Sears (Similar here on sale)

Skinny Jeans – LOFT (Similar here)

Heels – Charlotte Russe (Similar here on sale for $9.99!!)

Some more similar and fabulous items:

 

As always thanks for stopping by xo

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