Our Vacation to Amelia Island, Florida #RitzCarlton

I can’t believe it has been a month since we got back from our vacation to Amelia Island, Florida. This summer is just flying by! We had a wonderful relaxing vacation. We stayed at the Ritz Carlton during our stay at Amelia Island and everything was fabulous! I can honestly say we did not leave the hotel for 5 days. You don’t need too, everything is right there! Great food, the pool, walks from the beach. I was a little {Read More}

Coconut Bliss Ice Cream…Oh My!

I had the pleasure of tasting Coconut Bliss ice cream over the weekend and all this ice cream addict can say is Wow! This is hands down some of the most delicious ice cream I have ever tasted and in a way it’s gilt free! It is made with only the finest, natural ingredients. -A uniquely rich, non-dairy ice cream made from coconut milk and agave syrup -Coconut Bliss Ice Cream uses only the finest, organic and certified fair-trade ingredients {Read More}

Where is the Cheapest Place to Buy Back to School Supplies?

Kids are gearing up to go back to school. Can you believe Summer is coming to an end? With that in mind retail giants are battling for back to school supply sales. So where is the cheapest place to buy back to school gear? Looks like Walmart is winning this battle. Walmart stores are already fully stocked with crayons, crates, stationery, and pencil sharpeners in school-shopping displays, and prices are 10 percent cheaper on average than Target. Compared to other {Read More}

Getting Rid of Kids Clothes? Help Your School Out!

I love this idea! What a great way to clean out some of your old kids clothes and help your school out in the process! Schoola.com. In partnership with Savvy Source, would like to invite you to participate in our Stitch Children’s Clothing Drive! The idea is quite simple. You just go here, find the school you’d like to benefit and request a clothing donation bag to be sent your home. Then, just call UPS and they’ll pick it up {Read More}

The Best Stain Remover!

I hate stains and trying to figure out which products to buy that will actually work sometimes is worse. Next time your are trying to get something out of your clothes try this: 1 tsp. Dawn dishwashing detergent 3-4 tablespoons of hydrogen peroxide couple tablespoons of baking soda. Scrub on with a scrubbing brush Also please note if you ever get any grease or oil stains (like sunscreen or tanning oil) Dawn works great on those stains as well. Just {Read More}

Stay Cool in the Summer Heat #FashionFridays

Stay Cool in the Summer Heat #FashionFridays by courtneydolinar featuring j.crew sandals Zara shirt topzara.com Striped skirtgap.com J.crew sandalsjcrew.com Banana Republic pendant jewelrybananarepublic.gap.com Banana Republic bracelet jewelrybananarepublic.gap.com Tory Burch retro glassestoryburch.com

100 Years of Maternity Fashion

Photo Credit: wikimedia Commons Stylish clothes for expectant moms haven’t always been easy to come by – and women weren’t always keen to show off their baby bumps. Check out this pictorial history to see how maternity fashion has evolved since the turn of the 20th century. Pregnancy is by default associated with female sexuality — so up until the early 20th century, pregnant mothers masked their growing bumps (even while the corsets they wore accentuated their feminine curves!). Those {Read More}

Netflix Families

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Netflix. The Summer goes by fast, doesn’t it? We have been so busy with Summer Camps and Safety Town that by the time everyone gets home it has been a long day. The Sun, and being outside can really wipe the little guys out. When we all get home it feels really good to relax in the air conditioning, and stream Netflix. I love Netflix and I know I {Read More}