This post is slightly different from the usual ones around here. After being on Twitter a few days ago, I spotted a tweet from Sydney Kelly that involved questions and answers from Ingrid Nilsen (missglamorazzi). I was inspired by these awesome questions having to do with my favorite time of year! I hope you enjoy the post and feel free to do this in your own blog!
1. What is your go-to product for a sun kissed summer glow?
Clarins Delicious Self Tanning Creme!
2. What book would you recommend for a summer read?
The Selection and all 3 books in the series are a great easy, light read. The Bachelor meets The Hunger Games.
3. What’s your signature summer scent this year?
Coach-Poppy is great all year long!
4. The sun is shining and it’s time to get outside! What’s your favorite thing to do?
Hit the beach or go for a drive!
5. You’re on the boardwalk and your stomach is grumbling. What’s your go-to summer beach food?
I love Mexican, especially tacos and margaritas!!
6. Sunscreen is always important, but its a must in the summer! Whats your favorite?
Hawaiian Tropics 30 SPF
7. Sometimes it feels good to chill out and watch Netflix. What shows/movies do you recommend for summer?
Pretty Little Liars is such a great show and all the seasons are available on Netflix!
8. It’s super bright outside! Do you reach for sunglasses or a hat?
Hats are def my thing because I wear prescription glasses!
9. What is your favorite summer jam this year?
Anything by Florida Georgia Line! Really getting into country lately!
10. Must-have nail polish for summer 2014?
I love Butter nail polish as well as NARS! I simply can’t decide!
Hi guys!! Sorry things have been cray around here lately but I PROMISE to stop forgetting you!!
So I started reading a new book and it dawned on me that I haven’t done a book list in a while. Over the past few months I’ve been reading a lot of really awesome book and I decided to share some of them with you. If you’re like me, then finding a good book can often be hard. I tend to read a lot of series but lately I have been reading one-off type books and that’s ok.
Ok so here we go:
1. The Rosie Project
I think I probably talked about this book on my personal Facebook page for a while, when I was reading it and then also when I was finished. It’s about a man who meets a girl who is trying to find her biological father. What makes this book great, is that, the man in the story has what I determined to be Autism. It is the pairing of this unlikely duo that really makes you root for both parties. I seriously couldn’t put this book down. If you’re a fan of The Big Bang Theory then you will love this.
2. Soy Sauce for Beginners
Another one-off type of novel but with a great story to tell. This book is about a woman, who travels back to her families soy sauce factory in hopes to eventually take over and run it. She leaves a life behind in San Fransisco and also a potential divorce. This story really makes you stop and think about which direction your life is headed in.
3. How to Eat a Cupcake
While this story makes you hungry it also makes you feel a connection to both parties involved. A story about two girls from two different worlds, who put their differences aside and open up a cupcakery. I can’t give too much away but there is some mouth-watering cupcakes described as well as some mouth-watering men described. It’s definitely a must for the beach.
4. The Selection
I will warn you that this book has not been finished yet BUT I feel so strongly that I’m adding it to the list. You will find this book in the Teen Fiction/Fantasy section (don’t judge me) and even though it was literally just purchased last night I’ve read so much and can’t wait to read the second book. This book is a combination of the television show The Bachelor and the movie The Hunger Games. I know it sounds like an odd combination but trust me when I tell you how remarkable story and the writing really are. Set in a different time and country this book really sucks you in from the first chapter.
I swear by all of these books and really think they are fantastic reads! If you’ve read something great lately please leave a comment below, we would love to hear about it!