Valentine’s Day Style with SoloHope!

It’s time for another installation of my collaboration with Shannon from The Simple Moms! She is a fellow fashion lover, but she is a mom to four girls and, as you know, I’m a mom to three boys! We thought it would be fun to show you how we view style from two different perspectives – a girl mom and a boy mom. Be sure to check out her fabulous post today as well!

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I love a good reason to get dressed up. And I really, really love red. Valentine’s Day is the best of both worlds. This year, I’m adding one more love to my Valentine’s Day style: fair trade jewelry!

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The Red Cheer set from SoloHope is THE perfect set to add a pop of red to your Valentine’s Day outfit. I love the jewelry and I love the story behind Solo Hope!

SoloHope’s founder, Emilee, fell in love with the people of Honduras on a missions trip at age 16 and, on her subsequent trips back to the country, learned of the need for many women to provide for their families as well as the lack of jobs for these women. Emilee dreamed up a jewelry design, partnered with these women as artisan designers, and started selling the jewelry here in the United States. And SoloHope just keeps growing! I love it all.

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The Red Cheer set – a necklace, bangle bracelet, and earrings – is part of the Luxe 2.0 collection just launched this winter. Each piece is beautifully handcrafted in Honduras with pine straw and thread. It is the perfect blend of fun + glam. Can you tell how much I love it?!

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I went for a dressier look with this fabulous asymmetrical dress, red skinnies, and short black boots. You can’t go wrong with black and red on Valentine’s Day!

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I also wore this set out on a more casual date night with The Hubby last weekend with a white button-down and distressed jeans. I changed up the length of the necklace by doubling it over and tying the ends with ribbon around my neck. If you want just a little pop of festive red, this is the way to go!

My friend and fellow fashion-loving mom, Shannon, is styling the In The Rough necklace from SoloHope over on her blog today – you have to check it out!

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We’re sending a little Heart Day love from SoloHope to you! Use the code VDAYFORMOM to get free shipping on your order until Valentine’s Day! If you want your pieces by Valentine’s Day, make sure you order now!

Do you have Valentine’s Day plans? Dressed up or more casual? How would you wear the Red Cheer set?

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What I’m Reading in 2016

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I really, really love to read and it is one of those things I wish I had more time to do. Reading makes me feel more alive and gets my creative wheels turning. I need reading in my life. We have to schedule our priorities to make them happen, so I’m putting reading on my calendar this year and keeping books near me at all times to fill in the gaps of the day.

I’m also making a plan of what I want to read. I have SO many books on my shelves waiting to be opened and new books are coming out every week. I feel like if I make a plan for this year, I will hopefully stick to it more closely and cross off a whole lot of books on my “to-read” list!

To help me in starting my list of what I’m reading in 2016, I decided to take the 2016 Reading Challenge laid out on by Anne Bogel on her blog, Modern Mrs. Darcy, and here’s what I came up with:

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a book published this year

Raising Grateful Kids in an Entitled World by Kristen Welch – Kristen is an honest, godly voice that I respect so much, especially her thoughts on service, marriage, and parenthood. Her first book, Rhinestone Jesus, was beautiful, and I need to read these new words from her about children and parenting. This is a topic our world so desperately needs to address.

a book you can finish in a day

Four: The Transfer by Veronica Roth – When I finished the Divergent series, I meant to read the follow-up novellas telling the story from Four’s perspective, but I just forgot! I know I can tackle at least one of the four novellas in a day.

a book you’ve been meaning to read

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J. K. Rowling – It’s true. I’ve never read the Harry Potter books. I’m not really sure why, but I think it’s time.

a book recommended by your local librarian or bookseller

The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh – My parents gave me this book for my birthday last year, but I’m including it in this category because I mentioned it to our local librarian and she raved about it! I’ve already started in on this novel and it is fascinating.

a book you should have read in school

Night by Elie Wiesel – When I was looking at lists of books I “should” have read in high school, I thought maybe I had read this one, but after reading more about it, I guess not! I know it is a heavy subject matter, but I do look forward to reading this autobiographical account of the Holocaust because of the history and importance of remembering.

a book chosen for you by your spouse, partner, sibling, child, or BFF

The Wingfeather Saga by Andrew Peterson – I am giddy to read this series for many reasons, but most of all because my nine-year-old son can’t WAIT for me to read it. It was originally recommended to us by Ellie Holcomb at her concert Big J and I went to together. He devoured all four books in the series and is now just waiting for his mom to catch up!

a book published before you were born

The Pursuit of God by A.W. Tozer – I see this book quoted all over the place and I love every quote I’ve seen shared. And it has been sitting in my Kindle library just waiting to be read, so this is the year!

a book that was banned at some point

The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger – The Hubby says I need to read it. The end.

a book you previously abandoned

A Meal with Jesus by Tim Chester – I didn’t abandon this book because I didn’t like it. Life just got busy and it was forgotten. I really like what I had read so far, so I’m excited to read the rest! God has put hospitality and service forefront in my heart and mind this year and this book falls right in line with that calling.

a book you own but have never read

Nobody’s Cuter Than You by Melanie Shankle – Melanie’s books always make me laugh out loud and I know this one will be just as humorous! I just love the way she writes, and I’m can’t wait to read her take on friendship.

a book that intimidates you

Pride & Prejudice by Jane Austen – I know it’s funny I’m intimated by the book upon which one of my favorite movies is based, but I just haven’t been able to tackle it yet! I think it’s my own mental block, but this year I WILL overcome! Actually, this is the first book I’m going to “read” as an audiobook because everyone is raving about listening to books. I’ll let you know how it goes!

a book you’ve already read at least once

Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery – I read this entire series in the summer between seventh and eighth grade. I’ve been thinking about reading it again as an adult, so I committing to it this year because of this challenge!

 

Are you taking the reading challenge? What is on your list to read this year?

 

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3 Ways to Wear Short Western Boots

It’s time for another installation of my collaboration with Shannon from The Simple Moms! She is a fellow fashion lover, but she is a mom to four girls and, as you know, I’m a mom to three boys! We thought it would be fun to show you how we view style from two different perspectives – a girl mom and a boy mom. Be sure to check out her fabulous post today as well!

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Shannon and I are back with our first style feature of 2016 and it is a fabulous one!

I stumbled across Tecovas Boots on Twitter a few weeks ago. Being a boot lover, I was immediately interested and it took me about two seconds flat to know I needed a pair!

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What makes Tecovas so unique?

Tecovas is the first western boot brand dedicated to selling top-quality, handmade boots at honest prices by only selling them directly to customers. I can tell you this: I have shopped high quality leather western boots in the past and the prices are way up there. Tecovas has brought those sky-high prices down with their approach!

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Tecovas also focused on three things in their extensive development process: comfortable fit, custom leather, and classic style. They want their boots to be the most comfortable boots you’ve ever worn and I think they nailed it!

There are two Tecovas styles for women. The Jamie is your traditional cowgirl height and the Penny is a shorter western boot. Both are available in Bourbon, Midnight, and Desert. I have been wearing my Midnight Penny boots every chance I get because they are so stylish and comfortable!

Here’s a few ideas of how to style your short western boots:

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Everyday Comfort

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Yes, it is cold here in Nebraska. I am living in warm clothes, like this sweater tunic and skinny jeans. A comfy outfit is pulled together quickly with the Penny boots which work perfectly with tucked in skinny jeans or leggings!

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This is what I would wear if I was meeting someone for coffee at Stories Coffeehouse (my favorite in town) or going out for Mexican with my girlfriends! I’m late to these style trends, but I’m digging ponchos and big floppy hats now! Better late than never, right? Instead of tucking my skinny jeans in, I cuffed them above the short boots. This will be a great option for spring when the windchill isn’t below zero like it is at this moment!

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Date nights are my fave. I like to get dressed up for date night. Faux leather leggings are a super fun date night option! They pair like a dream with a sweater dress and the Penny boots! I can’t wait to try them with a few fun, flirty dresses for spring date nights.

You’re in love with Tecovas Boots now, aren’t you?! Shannon shared her styling for the Penny boots today, so check out her post!

We adore this new company and they want to bless one of you with a $100 gift card for your own pair of boots! Head on over to Instagram to find out how to enter!

Which pair of Tecovas Boots would you buy if you won this giveaway?

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Knowing God by Naming Names

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We take names very seriously in our house.

The Hubby and I pored over the meanings and bible verses as we chose names for our three sons. We prayed, asking God to guide us in choosing each name, and He answered each time. In our dining room, a print hangs on the wall with the first and middle name of each boy along with the bible verse that goes with that name.

A name holds so much. In our society, your name is your identity. When people know your name, you feel valued and important. You feel known.

My kids get this feeling. When they started at a new school this year, hearing another classmate call them by name, inviting them to play at recess or sit with them at lunch, was a huge victory.

God wants our kids to know Him in this way. He wants them to know His NAMES (yes, plural) and to call out to Him with those names. And I believe when our kids know the variety of names by which we can call God, they will know Him even better. As it says in the Bible:

Those who know your name put their trust in you. —Psalm 9:10

Knowing God helps us, and our kids, trust Him better. That’s a pretty awesome reason to get to know His names, right?!

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What names of God should you share with your kids first? Let’s start with these:

Immanuel

This is a name we hear a lot around Christmas time, but I like to keep in my mind year round. “Immanuel” means “God with us.” Before my kids know about all the ways God works in their lives, I want them to know He is always with them! Because God is with us, He can be all the things we need Him to be in our lives.

Rabbi

Jesus was often called “Rabbi,” which means teacher. I understand not all kids have a good relationship with their teacher, but I’ve always connected with Jesus as a teacher and my kids do as well. He is not here to scold us, but to teach and guide us through His Word. The best teachers lead by example and we see that holy example all over the Gospels.

Jehovah-Jireh

“Jehovah-Jireh” is a name for God that means “God will provide.” I love this name because it is something we can be on the lookout for as a family. When we talk about God as our provider, we are also opening the eyes of our children to watch for how He shows up to provide in our lives. Whether it comes through meeting financial, physical, or emotional needs, I want all of us to be on alert for the care and faithfulness of God. He provides for each one of us, sometimes in unusual ways, but always abundantly and graciously.

We also think of God as our Shepherd, Comforter, Healer, Father, and Friend. He is the Great I Am. The names go on and on because He is everything we need and more. If you’re looking to share more about the names of God with your children, you will love I Am: 40 Reasons to Trust God by Diane Stortz. This book, available for pre-order right now, offers bible stories, prayers, and devotions all centered around the names of God. It is perfect for family devotions or for your readers to enjoy on their own!

What names of God do you love?

 

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I’m Still Here!

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I haven’t left you! I promise!

Can I tell you something? Life has been busier than I anticipated since the boys went to school, which seems so backwards, but they are all good things keeping us busy!

I wanted you to know I am still here and will be posting at least once a week (Lord willing), so don’t go away!

Here’s a little bit of what I’ve been up to:

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The MOB Society

You may or may not know I am the co-founder of The MOB Society with Brooke McGlothlin. We have been doing lots of behind-the-scenes work lately to better serve moms of boys and encourage them as they raise sons to love the Lord. We even met in Kentucky for a day to seek the Lord and plan out all of 2016. A lot of my work-from-home time is going to the MOB and I’m excited about how God is moving there! If you’re boy mom or know a boy mom, check us out on Facebook and the blog. Fun things are on the way!

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Operation Christmas Child

I had the wonderful privilege of traveling to Minneapolis in early December with women from my church to serve at the Operation Christmas Child shoebox processing center. We have been packing boxes as a family for years, so being at the processing center and seeing thousands of boxes get their final send-off to kids around the world was really emotional for me. We worked there for six fun, exhausting hours and I would do it again in a heartbeat!

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Dressember

If you follow me on Instagram, I don’t need to tell you about Dressember, but here’s a quick recap for the rest of you. I wore a dress every single day of December to raise awareness and money to fight human trafficking. Even though I fell way short of reaching my fundraising goal, it was a wonderful experience. The fundraising is actually still open, so if you feel led to give, just click here to donate!

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The Newsroom

We are HUGE Aaron Sorkin fans. I can’t even count the number of times we’ve watched The West Wing in its entirety. Yes, all seven seasons multiple times. And now Amazon Prime has his HBO series, The Newsroom, streaming free. Four episodes in and we are hooked. Let the binge-watching continue! If you want to try Amazon Prime Video for FREE for 30 days (and I think you do), just sign up here!

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Christmas

We had an awesome Christmas break. Lots of family time, traveling, celebrating, wonderful memories! Happy sigh…

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Running

I could write a book about all of our running adventures from last fall. It was super fun! But here’s what I’m focused on now: running my very first marathon in May. Yikes and yay, all at the same time! I’ll be running the Fargo Marathon and doing it to raise money for The Mercy House. I look forward to sharing this journey with you because it is going to be a doozy!

So that was all really random, but that’s just a little of what’s been happening here! I’ll leave you with one last thing, a peek at my word for 2016, with more to come on it later…

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A Giveaway with My Most Generous Friend!

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If there’s anyone in the blogging and social media world who is more generous than my friend Crystal, I haven’t met that person yet. She is always thinking of others, blessing people, and being an encouragement every step of the way!

I check Crystal’s Friday Favorites post every week and usually find that we’re loving many of the same things. We’re cool like that. And because we love so many of the same things, we’re hosting a fun little giveaway this weekend!

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Crystal and I will be gifting one of you a brand new copy of Choose Joy by Sara Frankl and Mary Carver, a beautiful Hallmark greeting card autographed by Dancing With the Stars own Julianne Hough (yep – seriously), a set of Hallmark Crown Collection Christmas movies (MY FAVORITE), a year long subscription to Relevant Magazine, an art print by Hey Emily Thomas, a pair of Vi Bella earrings, and a few other goodies that might just make their way into the prize pack.

Just complete the giveaway widget to be entered! A winner will be chosen at random on Monday!

 

Which part of this giveaway would you be most excited to win?!

 

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3 Ways to Involve Your Kids in the Kitchen This Christmas!

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Confession: I love to eat.

Many of my fondest memories involve food. This especially holds true for the holidays. Christmas makes me think of my dad’s party mix, my mom’s plates of sweet treats, and big bowls of warm soup. The holidays have always included full days of baking in the kitchen with my mom and sister – measuring, mixing, baking, and decorating to share delicious food with family and friends.

I have three boys of my own now and I am so grateful they enjoy time in the kitchen as much as I do! Their involvement in holiday baking has evolved over the years based on their age and level of interest. My aim is always to make it fun for them AND productive for me with as little stress as possible. When I get started on my holiday baking list, I know they will want to join in, so I have several go-to ways to get them involved in the kitchen!

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Here are my three favorites:

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Reading the recipe

It might not seem like the most exciting job, but as soon as my boys could read, they couldn’t wait to tell me the ingredients, measurements, and directions. I think they might also enjoy it because they feel like they are in control! It is helpful to me because I can go about measuring and mixing while they tell me what to do.

When the kids are in the kitchen with me reading handwritten recipes passed down from my mom or grandma, we end up sharing lots of stories. Family history has been passed down from generation to generation in our kitchens and I want to keep that tradition going!

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Measuring the mix-ins

I usually measure out the messiest ingredients during our baking sessions – flour, oil, and so on. Those are also the ingredients that need to be the most precise, so maybe it’s a little about me being in control! I’m trying to hand over the measuring duties little by little and even our youngest can help measure mix-in type ingredients, such as chocolate chips, nuts, and dried fruit. These measurements don’t need to be quite as exact and I don’t mind if they sneak a few to snack on along the way!

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Cracking eggs

I know I just talked about control issues in the kitchen and this was probably the hardest for me to let the kids try. But here’s the truth: kids love cracking eggs. And egg cracking is a skill every person should learn at some point, so why not teach them early?

When the kids crack eggs, we follow a few simple rules. Eggs are cracked one at a time into a separate bowl, then added to the mixture. This prevents accidental egg shell pieces from ruining an entire batch of cookies! Hand washing is a must as soon as all eggs are cracked to prevent any cross-contamination. I’m all about preventing food-borne illness because there is already enough sickness going around this time of year!

On this particular day, we were making my grandma’s chocolate chip cookies, but holiday baking with kids could also involve frosting, sprinkles, rolling out dough, and lots of other fun!

And when the kids lose interest in the kitchen…

This happens all the time. The boys are so excited about baking with me, but after about 30 minutes, they lose interest. It pays to have a backup plan and I often choose a holiday movie for that plan. In keeping with the Christmas baking theme, check out A Fruitcake Christmas from the Hermie & Friends series by Tommy Nelson! There is fun, adventure, mystery, and all of it points to Christ, the true reason for Christmas.

I love to bake all year round, but there is something extra special about baking this time of year and I’m so glad my kids are a part of it! What is your favorite way to get the kids involved with holiday baking?

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Avoiding the Holiday Hangover

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We all know the holiday hustle and bustle well. The months of October, November, and December are full of reasons to celebrate, which makes them my very favorite time of year.

There is one problem with this being my favorite time of year: I want to do ALL THE THINGS. You should see my Pinterest boards for Fall, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. Full to the brim. And having too many ideas, like I do thanks to the lovely internet, usually leads to doing too many things in an already busy time of year.

I became particularly over-zealous about holiday activities once kids entered the picture. This Advent calendar and that Christmas countdown and all the baking and crafty ideas just had to be done or my kids would be deprived of a meaningful Christmas. Yep, that’s the lie I believed. And Christmas time became stressful, not joyful.

Last year, I wanted the joy back. I didn’t want to come to the end of the holiday season and be glad it was all finally over. It is one thing to pack the season full of memories and another thing to become crazy-obsessed-stressed super Christmas mom who doesn’t take time to savor the season for herself. Memories get lost in the stress.

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Avoiding the holiday hangover – where you feel like you’ve been put through the ringer instead of celebrating the birth of our Savior – starts with admitting you have a problem. No, this is not a self-help book, but I needed to wake up and see the stress I was experiencing and causing with all of my good Christmas ideas. Too much good is still too much.

The second step for me was being intentional, and more specifically, intentionally saying no. I adore all of the Advent calendars and devotions that have been created for kids and families. I will probably sharing lots of them with you. But we don’t do ALL of them every year and neither should you. Before the seasons starts, evaluate your options and pick a devotion or calendar that suits the ages and stages of your kids. Because we have two elementary-age boys and one preschooler, we may do two different devotions this year to fit their levels. That’s where I draw the line. Make your own line and stick to it!

Why do I feel the need to be so strict with myself? I’ve found that on my way to giving myself a holiday hangover, I leave no room for what God might bring our way during the Christmas season. I don’t savor the moments because I’m always trying to check something off the list. I want to breathe and notice and celebrate this magical time of year.

As I have been reading through Savor, a daily devotional by Shauna Niequist, I have been struck by the detail in which she can describe seemingly ordinary moments and, in doing so, makes them sound life-changing. All because she was really paying attention and living in that moment. These devotions have led me to see so much beauty in the daily things and I don’t want to lose that in the midst of Christmas hurry. I want these holiday moments to be more vivid, more full of life and joy. I want them to be moments that make me smile when all is said and done.

No holiday hangover for me this year. And you can choose the same. Join me in drawing a line, leaving room for joy, and savoring this Advent season!

What will you + your family do or NOT do in order to avoid the holiday stress hangover this year?

 

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Classy Earrings + A Black Friday Deal from April Soderstrom!

It’s time for another installation of my collaboration with Shannon from The Simple Moms! She is a fellow fashion lover, but she is a mom to four girls and, as you know, I’m a mom to three boys! We thought it would be fun to show you how we view style from two different perspectives – a girl mom and a boy mom. Be sure to check out her fabulous post today as well!

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I’m popping in quick today to tell you about some amazing earrings I just discovered that I know you will love!

I love wearing big earrings, but I can’t stand how heavy they can be! April Soderstrom has a solution with her beautiful featherweight earrings!

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There are so many featherweight styles to choose from, but I adore my rose gold large leaf earrings! Rose gold is my new obsession and I’m finding it everywhere right now! I was so happy to have these gorgeous earrings to go with my new rose gold necklace from fashionABLE!

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They are both delicate, but make a statement at the same time. I’ve already worn this combo several times and I know I will even more through the holidays and beyond!

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You can’t see the earrings in this picture and the quality is not the best since it was dark in the theater, but this has been my favorite outfit to wear the featherweight earrings with this holiday season! They were dressy enough for a holiday event, but I could wear them every day!

Here’s the best part: April Soderstrom is running an amazing deal on featherweight earrings this Black Friday!

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When you buy two or more pairs of featherweight earrings, every pair will be 50% off with the code “blackfriday” at checkout! That means the large leaf earrings featured above would only be $20! This deal starts Friday, November 27th and runs through Monday, November 30th!

Mark your calendars, set a reminder on your phone, and grab these fabulous featherweights for gifts AND for yourself!

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Friday Favorites

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I have been thinking about getting back to sharing some favorite things on Fridays and my friend Crystal gave me a little nudge in the right direction, so Friday Favorites are back and better than ever!

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How darling is the #thankful tee?! It is absolutely perfect for this season, but really could be worn anytime! You can get this tee FREE! When you make a purchase of $25 or more from Cents of Style today only (11/13/15), you will get this adorable shirt free! No special code is needed, but we do have a few tips for making sure you don’t have trouble getting this deal:

  • Allow the items that are going to be added to your cart on the product page to fully load, then add to cart to trigger the pop-up. If you hit “add to cart” before the page is fully loaded, it may not trigger the free t-shirt.
  • The pop-up will NOT be triggered if you use the “quick shop” feature. It has to be triggered through the full product page.
  • This is limit 1 FREE t-shirt per customer per transaction.

If you’re looking for a way to get to $25 and snag this free tee, I love this #nofilter trucker hat and any of the tribe bracelets!

For the Love

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Please, please, please tell me you have read For the Love. Jen Hatmaker’s writing is pure gold – hilarious, heartfelt, inspiring. I laugh out loud every time I open this book and at the same time, I get punched in the face with truth I didn’t even know I needed. The chapter on leggings as pants is the best ever.

Evy’s Tree #12DaysofThanks Sale

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If you’ve had your eye on an Evy’s Tree hoodie, now is the time to pay close attention because they have been offering AMAZING daily sales! The daily hoodie on sale is usually between $39 and $59 which is a huge discount from regular price! Every day, a portion of the sales goes to a designated charity – I love how giving they are! The only catch: stock is limited, so you have to act quick to grab the deal when it goes live at 10AM CST. I’m excited to see what goes on sale today!

The Ugly Sweater Run

I think it’s pretty obvious from this pic that my friends and I had a blast at the Ugly Sweater Run last year! We are already signed up for this year and the hats are even better than before.

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I love this hat so much. Don’t judge me. It’s totally amazing.  The Ugly Sweater Run is a 5K for anyone – low pressure (not chip-timed), hot chocolate “fuel stations,” inflatables, fake snow…just pure fun. There’s one here in Omaha and several others around the country – sign up if there is one near you and we can have cool hats together! Use the code UGLIEST to get $5 off registration!

AWANA Advent Devotional

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I was so honored to be asked to contribute to this year’s AWANA Advent Devotional, 25 Reasons Why Jesus Was Born! The whole project is amazing and I can’t wait to read through it in the days leading up to Christmas. The best part: this devotional is FREE! You just have to sign up here to get your own copy!

What is on your favorites list this week?

 

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