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This post is sponsored by Celestial Seasonings but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. October is finally here. I have been anticipating this moment all summer because Palm Springs heat is no joke. With the cooler temperatures starting to arrive, I’m already all in. I’ve got the

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halloweenkids

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Dothe99 #99obsessed #CollectiveBias It’s finally time for pumpkin patches, cooler days, changing leaves and everything Halloween. I cannot fully express my excitement to leave summer behind here in Palm Springs. I’m also excited

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autumncraftsDIYhalloween

One of the things I love most about my home is that it has a front courtyard.  It is the perfect outdoor area to decorate for the seasons and it is gated, so I don’t have to worry about anything going missing or being broken.  For fall, I decided to go

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DIYhalloweenrecipes

This haunted mirror DIY, shattered sugar glass, chocolate bark shards and Boo Beer Punch Halloween party has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BOOItForward #CollectiveBias Halloween is such a fun time of year as it calls for creativity – no idea too

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Just Pretend Kids
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Halloween is quickly approaching, so I wanted to share with you my favorite place to purchase dress-up clothes and costumes.  As a parent, one of my biggest frustrations is when I spend a lot of money on a costume for one of my daughters, and it’s cheaply made. I can’t

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black martini recipe
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This Black Widow Martini recipe is sponsored by Sweet’N Low. Are you guys SO excited for Halloween?!  I just started decorating the house and yard with my daughter and I totally have the Halloween bug.  Every time I am out of the house, I find myself picking up more pumpkins,

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My daughter, 7 (and quickly approaching 8) is at that age where she needs a bit more from a book.  This week I spent some time sorting through her over-flowing bookshelf, pulling out books that are suddenly too babyish for her (and tucking them away for her little brother).  She

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apple pie martini #sweetnlowstars
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This Rye Apple Pie in the Sky cocktail recipe is part of a sponsored post for SocialStars #SweetNLowStars Welcome to fall ya’ll! I’m avoiding the early pumpkins as to not tire of them before December hits, but the apples… I’m ALL apples right now!  Our local orchards are just bursting

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fall board books
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Well folks, here we are at the unofficial end of summer and beginning of fall.  I’m so relieved to be done with summer because I live in the desert.  We had a pretty mild summer… I don’t think it even reached 120 this year… but I am still so ready

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coconut mango popcorn balls
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This coconut mango popcorn ball recipe post is sponsored by Pop Secret. It’s family movie night ’round here and nothing ruins the occasion like burned popcorn.  Even after the popped kernels are in the outside trashcan, the burned scent hangs in the air for what seems like forever.  Take the

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