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5 Ways to Style Your White Jeans

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White jeans are synonymous with summer! We all love them, but are often at a loss for just exactly how to wear them! White jeans offer a fresh, crisp, clean, summer-ready break from your old blue jeans routine and in today’s more casual work places, can even replace your favorite pair of black work pants. via GIPHY Below, we share five favorite ways to wear our beloved white jeans, plus a few of our favorite white jeans: Outfit #1: Classic…

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Weekly Finds: Red, White & Blue

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Whether you’re headed to the beach like me or down to the local park to catch the fireworks and take in all the festivities this 4th of July, the holiday is always a good excuse to break out the red, white and blue and spend time with family and friends. Check out our top picks to get your red, white and blue on this 4th of July!   Stars and Stripes Kimono Amazon, $17.99 w/ Prime Shipping Red Button Front…

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Summer Trends Under $100

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The dog days of summer bring longer days, slower schedules, sunshine, cocktails by the pool and family beach trips! Warmer temps mean more laid back styles and bright pops of color so you can be ready for anything a day at the office or a day at the pool with your kids brings!   We’ve scoured runway reports, fashion news and the racks at our favorite stores to bring you The Modern Mamanista’s Summer Must-Have List. To make the cut,…

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Brutally Honest Reviews: Cupshe Swimsuits

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Pools are open, the car is packed for the family beach trip and summer is officially upon is! The kids all have new swim suits, beach towels and flip flops but what about mom?! The hunt for that “it” suit that makes you feel like your pre-kid self but also provides coverage and eh-hem, lift where you need it is on! We’ve seen ads for Cupshe everywhere this season and have gotten lots of questions on whether those under $30…

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Laundry Room Makeover

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As my husband will tell you, I have a strange love for laundry. There’s something about hanging up clean clothes and knowing that my kids are ready for the week that feels satisfying! Now let me be clear, that love DOES NOT extend to ironing! That would just be plain crazy! Recently, we decided to finally redo the standard builder basic laundry room in our house. It was already plumbed for a utility sink and we had one wire shelf…

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More Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

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Just like the tattoo with the word “mom” across a big red heart, we love moms! Our moms, mom friends, moms at work, moms we see wrangling their kids in the check out line at Target… frankly anyone raising kids these days and acting even remotely “mom like.” We love them! Motherhood in any form is the most tiring, amazing job any of us will ever know! So let’s say a BIG THANK YOU to all the moms out there!…

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide

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There’s two things I really like: shopping and giving (and getting) gifts. Maybe that’s three? Anyway, with Mother’s Day coming up on Sunday, May 13, we’ve rounded up our favorite gift guides so you can surprise mom – or yourself – with something fantastic this year. Browse our other gift guides here or click on the links below! Gifts for Wine Lovers We’ve included everything from a discreet way to carry a full bottle of wine to an on-theme board…

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Old Navy Vacation Edit

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Old Navy has been a long running favorite of mine for affordable but trendy clothing. For whatever reason, their shoes and their shorts are always on point for me! Planning for my upcoming honeymoon, I went in for a few pairs of sandals and came out with an armful of vacation-worthy treasures!   Tropical Beach Cover Up, $26.99     Knot Front One-Piece in Orange, $44.99   Double Strap Sandals, $19.99   Gold Cut-Out Strappy Sandals, $24.99     Black…

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Spring Fashion Trends Under $100

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Spring is officially here and we couldn’t be more excited about the fresh colors and trends popping up this season! Softer colors and feminine ruffles and styles are a breath of fresh air after a cold, icy winter! As always we’ve taken the runway trends and picked our “mom-approved” favorites to take you from the office to soccer fields and back again to do it all again the next day, all for under $100! The Mamanista Approved Picks for Spring…

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Trendsend Review: Spring Style

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Just in case you haven’t heard of Evereve Trendsend, it’s one of the newer box subscription clothing services for women. The difference is this one is designed exclusively with moms in mind. Evereve was started by a mom about 10 years ago and focuses on mom-empowering messages and clothing to help moms feel beautiful and juggle it all. This subscription service does not have a styling fee on the front end like others do. Instead of sending a few pieces,…

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