Valentine’s Gift Guide: His + Hers

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We’re a week away from Valentine’s Day! Some people view it as a cliche, but personally I love Valentine’s Day. It’s a fun holiday to celebrate loved ones in your life- whether that be a significant other or your best girlfriends.

The two hardest questions I’ve had with this holiday over the last few years of dating/marriage with Carl: what to get him and what to say when he asks what I want.

If you’re stuck on these too (or just want to drop some hints ;) ), then check out the details below on this His + Hers Gift Guide we created!

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Nordstrom Half Yearly Sale Picks

In case you’ve been busy recovering from a wild start to the new year or just been busy, the Nordstrom Half Yearly sale is going on right now and today is the LAST day!

I rounded up a handful of my favorite staple pieces to snag from the sale! Nothing too crazy, but I think these are staple items everyone needs to refresh every so often.

nordstrom sale.jpgTurtleneck A-Line Dress/ Off the Shoulder Top/  Adidas Sneakers/Kate Spade bag/ Nike sweatshirt/Cropped Hoodie

I always clean out my closets and get rid of lesser worn items before the holidays, so this month is definitely going to be a re-stock of new pieces (and grabbing them on sale sounds like a great way to start the year to me!).

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Black Friday Tips


We are halfway through the biggest shopping week of the year and the sales are unbelievable. Maybe  it’s just because this is the first year that my Thanksgiving week wasn’t focused on school, but I definitely think that the stores are rolling out sales wayyyy early this year. Either way, I’m not complaining- the earlier I can cross things off my list the better!

I’ve only gone Black Friday shopping a handful of times, but I’m definitely looking forward to it this year. My girlfriends and I will be up early on Friday and ready to hit the streets to hunt for deals. If you are too, check out my top 5 tips for a successful Black Friday shopping trip!

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