Tacos: Quick, Easy, and Simply Delicious

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Any dish that gets its own day of the week must be pretty special, and this one is no exception. Tacos have become a staple dish for good reason. Whether you’re trying to feed a massive crowd, picky kids, or a potential partner, these are always a safe (and delicious) bet. With its wide selection of styles and recipes, theres […]

Summer Sandals: Not Just For The Beach

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Are you winding down this month?  Or are things just barely ramping up?  Our favorite summer sandals will take you from work to play with their super fresh styles and colors.  Elevate your style or fade into the minimal background with the right footwear. Flaunt It If You’ve Got It For dresses that fall below the knee, a low-profile heel […]

Nice Cream: Can’t Believe Its Not Ice Cream

Looking for a guilt free frosty treat? Nice cream is an ice cream substitute that uses all natural ingredients. This creamy treat has all the sweetness and variety of ice cream with a fraction of the calories. In addition, its ingredients are fully customizable. We’ll give you a recipe that you can change up to your liking! Whats So Nice […]

Top Handle Purses: Best of Both Worlds

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Tired of small purses that have as much storage space as your back pocket? Top handle purses offer the best of both worlds! These purses are stylish and unique. In addition, they offer all the functionality of a hefty handbag. They can vary in sizes and styles so you don’t have to worry about having something clunky or flimsy like […]

Surf Shack Baby! Lighten Up Your Decor for Summer

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Time to turn your favorite stay-cation residence into a warm, Bohemian surf shack! Adding beach style is a fun way to lighten up your decor and will inspire you to get outside more, too.  We’ve talked about Spring cleaning here on Girlfriend, but I admit this is a bi-monthly occurrence in my home! Closets have been purged and a deep […]

5 Educational Ways to Prevent the “Summer Slide”

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Education is not intended to end the first week of June!  Recently at my kids’ elementary school I met with a group of moms and school staff to talk about the knowledge that is unfortunately lost during the summer. Think of the summer as an opportunity to implement some educational activities at home and your children will thrive in the coming […]