Friday Highlights 6.12.15

 Hello Friday!
This week has been so much fun and absolute craziness. Craziness and fun that only come with VBS week! We have had a blast attending the VBS of a local church that honestly has one of the best programs you will ever find. The girls have both been attending classes and I have been serving in the Pre-K crafts. VBS in the mornings, pool in the afternoons with errands between. 
Does it get any more summer than this?!
However I am looking forward to a low key weekend and plenty of time to recover. I also need to plan a pow-wow with the girls so we can create our summer bucket list for 2015. 

Let’s check out this weeks Friday picks.

{ONE}  On The Blog This Week


This week on the blog I posted our May Project Sunday photos

Shared what’s going on “Currently”

Talked about how you can REALLY help out those living through a disaster.

And finally posted my dining room make over reveal

This is the before. 

You HAVE to see the after.

{TWO} New Hair Cut


I also chopped the hair again. It hasn’t been this short since Marissa turned #1! 

I am loving having a shorter length and have no plans of growing it back out.

{THREE} Smells Of Summer.


I was thinking about the smells of summer and how much I love them.
Fresh cut grass, coconut anything, the grill fired up, fresh tomatoes and my favorite smell….

This smell throws me way, way back to my childhood. I LOVE this stuff.

What is your favorite summer smell?

{FOUR} all free clear


So this happened this week.

Talk about being a bit surprised when that showed up on my Facebook. So happy that all loved my post enough to share it with others. You can check out the original post here.

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{FIVE} Girl Mom


This week Jessica from The Organized Mama guest posted in my ‘Girl Mom’ series. 

She shared a letter that she wrote to her daughter from lessons she learned in life.
Make sure you check out her post and stop by her page to say hello.

If you’re interested in sharing your story about being a girl mom fill out this survey and I will be in touch. 

Friday Linkup Parties

To see where I am linking up check out my link-up tab.

Have a great weekend!
We will see you back here on Monday.

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  • Have a wonderful weekend!!! Your hair looks SO beautiful!!!! (and um, my favourite summer smell is BBQ)– hahaha

  • Amy Smith

    Love, love your new haircut!

  • How cool about All!!!! First Bzzagent now All, girl you are rocking it!

  • I thought it was super cool. Thanks girl.

    Have an awesome weekend!

  • Me too Amy. Thank you!

    Have a great weekend!

  • You too! Thank you. That is a pretty wonderful summer smell if you ask me!

  • Cara Zimmer

    Love, love, love your hair! And how cool that your post made it on their page, woot woot!

  • Your girls are just adorable!! And i love your summer cut! I have to go in for mine soon too!

  • Thank you so much! I love it too.

    That is exactly what I thought. So cool that they loved my post enough to share it. It was my first ever paid sponsored post so it really made me feel good 😊.

  • Thank you so much! New summer cuts are so fun and exciting!

    Have a great weekend!

  • Jenn

    Love your haircut and the dining room after looks awesome!!! We used the "wheat bread" color in our house as well! 🙂

  • You got me at the "smells of summer"! Isn't it amazing how sunscreen just smells of summer?! Oh, I'm all over the coconut and pineapple scents! Your haircut look amazing!

  • Love this how you recapped your week, especially since I can't come here everyday like I want to…if only I didn't have to work!

  • oh and I love the haircut!

  • Great posts this week! Happy Friday!

  • Stefanie

    Congratulations on the All feature!!! That is fantastic!
    I love your haircut. You look absolutely beautiful!

  • Love your new hair cut…looks great! We have VBS starting this week so it's gonna be super busy! Love your blog!
    April 🙂
    http://www.lifeinbucklesberry.blogspot.com

  • Thank you so much!

    It is such a great paint color isn't it?! I plan to use it in the next room I make over too!

    Enjoy your weekend!

  • Thank you so much Desiree.
    Blogging is so very awesome indeed.
    You too friend!

  • Thank you so much!

    Summer has the best smalls. I really like the smells of Christmas and fall too but the coconut is so hard to beat in my opinion.

    Have an awesome weekend!

  • Thank you so much!

    I like recapping the week too! I know I get a lot more traffic on my Friday post so it's nice to put it all out there in case there is something I did earlier in the week that someone is particularly interested in!

    Have an awesome weekend!

  • Thanks Becky, you too!

  • I was pretty stinking excited about it.
    Thank you so much. Have an awesome weekend!

  • Thank you so much April!

    VBS is always super buys, super crazy but super fun too. Have an awesome time next week!

  • Elizabeth

    I love the many faces of Emily! She is so cute and her face is so expressive.
    Also I LOVE your new hair! It looks so good!
    Happy weekend!

  • Ashley

    Your hair!!! It looks so good!

    Omg dres and goals are coming true! How awesome to have your post shared like that?!!!! Way to go girl!

  • Thank you! I LOVE it.

    It is so awesome to watch my baby blog take off. That was my first "big" sponsored post so to have them be happy enough with it to share it like that. It really felt great.

  • Oh Emily. That kid is a hoot and a handful I tell you. Seriously, she's nuts but I just adore her.

    Thank you! Hope you had a great one!

  • chall1018

    I loved all of the posts and I adore your haircut. It looks
    so great on you. And I am there with you
    on the smells of summer. Love! And
    suntan lotion will always be one of my favorite smells. It just screams
    vacation in a bottle. Ha!

  • Ashley

    Its just the coolest thing! I am so proud of you (and a little bit jealous!)

  • I know those exact feelings 😊.

  • Thank you so much!!!

    Yes! If a suntan lotion scented candle existed (and it probably does) I would totally buy it 😊.

  • What a great week! I'm loving your hair. And we swear by All Free Clear.

    Thanks for linking up with us for H54F!

    Tif
    http://www.brightonabudget.com

  • Thank you so much! All Free Clear is a really great detergent. I loved getting to work with them.