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Outfit of the Day

Hey y'all! My first blog outfit post... and I don't really know what I'm doing yet so we'll all learn and grow together. For now, I'll just be sharing what I'm wearing and where to buy it. XO, Caroline     Click on the picture to shop the item!             

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Bruschetta Recipe

Hey y'all, Today I'll be sharing my bruschetta recipe! It's nothing crazy difficult to make but it is however a crowd pleaser.Xo, Caroline INGREDIENTS:- 1 bakery baguette, sliced- 2 cups diced ripe tomato- garlic, minced (or garlic salt)- 2 TBSP extra vigin olive oil- 5 large basil leaves (chopped/sliced)- 2-3 TBSP crumbled feta- 1-2 TBSP balsamic glaze INSTRUCTIONS:- Preheat toaster oven or oven to 350 - Combine chopped tomatoes and garlic in a small bowl- Whisk together olive oil, basil, parsley, salt, garlic powder- Add tomatoes to the olive oil mixture - Brush bread with olive oil and toast using your oven or toaster oven. Remove when golden brown (5-10 min)- Spoon bruschetta mixture over the toasts and sprinkle with basil, feta, and a hearty drizzle of balsamic...

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Skin Care

1. La Mer (face wash) 2. La Mer (micellar water) 3. Dry Lotion (blemish spot treatment) 4. Dr. Jart (Serum) 5. Kiehl's Body Butter  6. Charlotte Tilbury (eye cream) 7. Farsali 8. Tatcha (dewy skin mist)

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Our Happily Ever After

When we announced we were engaged I had so many people ask why we were getting married. For one thing we were (and still are) young for the worlds standards of marriage, I'm 22 and James is 29. The day we got married however I was 21 and he was 28!So many people, unfortunately, asked if I were pregnant. Which was not the case at all considering James and I waited for marriage. The comments and questions never bothered me though! I was and am confident we made the right decision for us. Plus we love being married! Sure, it's difficult at times but 99.9% of the arguments or difficult conversations that come up, are simply due to miscommunication. Our Story: ...

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Must Have (makeup) Products

Hey everyone, it's Caroline! The other morning on my Instagram I did a makeup live "get ready with me". I had such wonderful feedback from it that I thought it might be helpful to share my current must haves for face makeup! This is not brows, eyes, or blushes... It is, however, foundation, concealer, setting sprays, and pressed highlight powder! I look forward to filming videos in the near future to have permanently on my website rather than Instagram lives that only stay up for 24hours. Until then here is a list and links of my must haves. 1. Born This Way Foundation2. Marc Jacobs Beauty3. Charlotte Tilbury4. Hourglass Seamless Finish Foundation Stick5. Farsali Setting Spray6. Morphe Setting Spray7. Kat Von D -...

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