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kidsshoessummer

My husband grew up playing golf. His father started him at a young age (not as young as Tiger). He ended up loving so many things about it that he played all the way through school. In college he had the dream of opening his own pro shop and designing

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beautykidsmommust haveoutdoor gearskincaresummer

Since the Environmental Working Group released their 2011 Sunscreen Report, I’ve become a little bit obsessed, not to mention terrified by some of the nasty products allowed on the market.   The interactive report not only lists the best and worst sunscreens, but allows you to search your brand to

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beautyhair caremomsummer

The strong summer heat has us all SPFing our entire bodies, as we should year round.  One very important part of our body is typically overlooked, our hair.  The vast majority of us pay good money to get our hair color the way we like it, whether it’s a complete

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eco-friendlyfitnessskincaresummer

Last year, The Environmental Working Group (EWG) released their 2010 Sunscreen Report and it seriously scared the crap out of me! I kid you not, I ran out to Whole Foods and was staring at my list of sunscreens that passed the tests and as I was standing in the aisle,

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entertainingsummer

As the days get longer, everyone is itching to get outside.  Instead of hosting a lunch or dinner party at home, take the party outside and plan a spring picnic. Picnics provide a laid-back and relaxed setting and can be tailored for any occasion, be it a romantic picnic for two, a fun family

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DIYpartysummer

Summer is here and along with it is picnic season. I love this adorable Popsicle Picnic idea from Design Sponge. They made DIY custom invites in the shape of popsicles that seem pretty easy to re-create. Simply draw your artwork in a desktop publishing program on your computer, print it out

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peach proscuitto mozzarella salad
diningentertainingrecipessummer

This is a salad I have lived on every summer since I discovered it. The flavours are simple, fresh and beautiful, and with its milky orbs of buffalo mozzarella and segments of drippy golden peaches, it is quite possibly the sexiest Summer salad I have ever eaten. It comes from

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craftsDIYsummer

It’s a very hot day (typical) in Palm Springs, CA.  It seemed like a bubble blower day so I went in the garage to grab it and the tub of bubble blower syrup.  After mashing the button for a couple minutes while my bare feet burned on the searing hot

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DIYentertaininggardeningrecipesspringsummer

I’m already infusing all of my water with herbs and fruits, which led me think, why not vodka as well?  Vodka is a great vessel for flavors, and you don’t have to resort to the syrupy manufactured kind.  I searched around and found a great resource. Simply take a great,

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craftsDIYeducationalfeedingsummer

I’m absolutely in love with TomKat Studios. Have been since I discovered them. In fact, I had them make a set of printables for my daughter’s birthday last month, which were so adorable. Even the invitations had people gushing. I saw this morning that they created a free lemonade &

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