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Weekly Finds: The Best of Old Navy

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Old Navy is knocking it out of the park this season with bright colors, tropical prints and on trend styles that look like they cost 10x what they do! So here are our favorite Old Navy items this week. Happy Shopping, Mamanistas! Pixie Pants in Red Floral, Old Navy Price: $24.97 Leopard Gladiator Sandals, Old Navy Price: $24.00 Black & White Jersey Swing Dress, Old Navy Price: $15.00 Tan Tassel Saddle Bag, Old Navy Price: $26.00 Sleeveless Pintuck Dress, Old Navy Price: $21.97 Tiered Dobby…

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Weekly Finds: Amazon Prime Day

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By now I’m sure you’ve realized just how much we love Amazon and how much we love the whole “Amazon Prime” buy it and have it show up on your door in two days idea! Even better, July 11th is #PrimeDay which means even more great clothes, shoes and accessories are on sale. You can even set up a watchlist to be alerted to new Prime deals as they go live (side note – exact sale prices won’t be announced…

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What We Bought in June

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“What We Bought This Month” is a recurring series showing what three real, hard-working mamanistas spent their money on this month.   Aimee’s Purchases My purchases this month were all about getting ready for (say it an Oprah voice) VACATION!!! I scored a great deal at Old Navy on some much needed shorts, picking up a total of 3 pairs, a tank and a dress for $47. I also snagged a few things from ShopTMM (one of the many benefits of being…

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Weekly Finds: Red, White & Blue Edition

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Happy Birthday, America!  Well… almost! With fireworks, backyard BBQs and Independence Day parades with the kids on the horizon. now is the perfect time to shop for all things red, wine (I mean… white) and blue! Red, Wine & Blue Tank Price: $12.99 Knox Rose Women’s Eyelet Top Price: $27.99 Red, White & Blue Star Tank Price: $12.99 American Flag Pocket Tee Price:  As low as $12.99 w/ Prime Shipping Allegra K Striped Pocket Dress Price:  As low as $12.99 w/ some…

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5 Must Have Statement Sandals for Under $40

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Sometimes being a mom is filled with all the good things with a side of rainbows, unicorns and warm fuzzies,  especially during the summer! But let’s face it, sometimes it’s also filled with those unfun adult things you wish your could warn your 20-something self about! Diapers, late night feedings, and hormonal tween temper tantrums to name a few! We may be a bit partial but we think great fashion, like this season’s statement sandals, is a great way to add…

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Summer Style Updates Under $100

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As school years end and weather begins to warm, we find ourselves day dreaming of long lazy weekends filled with trips to the lake or beach, kids playing in sprinklers, grilling dinner outdoors and sipping summer cocktails. Maybe in reality it also includes wiping sticky popsicle drips off toddler hands (and your new summer shorts) and mastering the art of looking relaxed and “reading” a book in your lounge chair at the pool, while you’re really doing frequent head counts…

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5 Outfits $30 or Less!

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For most mamas, budget is always top of mind. We’re always looking for ways to save a buck and unfortunately the first place that gets cut is often our weekend wardrobe. Between kids’ clothes and work clothes, new weekend wear is often the hardest to justify and the first to get cut from the list! Enter our 5 Under $30 challenge to save the day (and the weekend)! Here are 5 Mamanista approved outfits for your weekend #momlife, all for…

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Summer Trends: Save vs Splurge

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It’s summer and that means it’s time to update your wardrobe with a few of the season’s hottest trends! And there comes a time in every Mamanista’s life where you should absolutely buy the shoes (or purse, or jewelry, or whatever your “thing” is). But most of the time, we mamas are on a tight budget so here are a few of our current summer favorite high-end splurge-worthy pieces and their save-worthy, cheaper alternatives. Choose whichever one makes you and your wallet…

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What We Bought in May

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“What We Bought This Month” is a recurring series showing what three real, hard-working mamanistas spent their money on this month.  Aimee’s Purchases In April, I had no real shopping strategy, but vowed to update my “underthings” in May. I took an amazing trip to a local bra-fitting store, and it can only be described as life-changing. I purchased two new bras for $150 and immediately threw out my old ones. I also added some much needed new shorts to my…

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Weekly Finds: Athleta Edition

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Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start of summer! Here in Georgia, it also means the last day of school for our kids and their official start of summer. This year I have a 5th and 8th grade graduations to celebrate plus an 11-year-old birthday and family coming into town to help celebrate it all! With thoughts of pool time, informal graduation ceremonies and lots of time grilling and spending time enjoying outdoor neighborhood movies I turned to my friends…

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