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Links We Love – 5/2/14

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I’ve got a Kentucky Derby party on the docket tomorrow, and I’m tempted to make this delightful looking adult beverage!

Pineapply Mint Julep Sangria from A Farmgirls Dabbles

Cinnamon toast always takes us back to our childhoods, but this version from Half Baked Harvest that throws chocolate in the mix is too much! And by too much, we mean that we would have a hard time not shoving the entire thing into our mouths at once.

Hmm, suppose we should throw a healthy recipe in the mix. Here’s a Spring Quinoa Salad from Pinch of Yum. Feta and bacon is involved? Darn.


We always love reading The Dossier from Dappered. You never know what interesting things you might learn, like our very first president wore extremely painful dentures!

A funny rundown from Buzzfeed about the expectations we had of adulthood as teenagers, as opposed to reality. Prepare yourself for a lot of .gifs!

The Top 5 Psychologies of Why We Must Selfie from Pick the Brain.


Teacher Appreciation week is right around the corner, and The OCD Life pulled together several DIY gifts for the teacher in your or your kiddies lives.

Being short, I’m always in need of a step stool. Now I have motivation from The Country Chic Cottage to make one that will look good enough to keep out, rather than hidden away in a closet.

Painted Step Stool by The Country Chic Cottage


Get a glowing spring look with these Spring Beauty Must Haves from Stripes & Sequins.

Cellulite explained, and it’s not fat! Well, not totally. Fat comes into play, but think about it, fat men don’t have cellulite. Why? Refinery 29 takes the mystery out of it.


Mint DOES love red! Great ensemble from Seersucker + Saddles.

Mint Loves Red from Seersucker & Saddles

11 Things Never to say to a shoe addict from Marie Claire. We like #2 the best.

Bright and fun outfit, with LOTS of pattern play, from Dulce Candy.

Author: Sarah

A self educated health enthusiast, I love geeking out on the latest information on healthy eating and exercise. Although this may happen while drinking a glass of wine...

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  • Kristin

    Thank you for including my including my blog and list of teacher appreciation gifts. I greatly appreciate it. XOXO

  • Sarah

    You’re so welcome Kristin. Thanks for stopping by!