What This Mama Wore: A Memorial Day Outfit Idea

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It’s Memorial Day weekend and I’m running all over town, shopping, eating, and enjoying my amazing friend, Katie! I have the perfectly comfortable, patriotic look for your busy Memorial Day weekend! (I received some of these items in exchange for an honest review. This post also contains affiliate links and referral codes. If you shop from my blog, I may be compensated for clicks or purchases that you make. Read my disclaimer page for more information.)
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What This Mama Wore: This Summer’s Trends with Blue Hummingbird Boutique

What This Mama Wore: This Summer's Trends with Blue Hummingbird Boutique | Beauty and the Binky blog | summer style, off the shoulder trend, off-the-shoulder, tassel earrings, tassel tote, straw beach bag, @Target, tassel shoes, summer dress, fashion blogger, fashion blog, style blogger, style blog

You’ve already seen me share some of this Summer’s trends, like off-the-shoulder dresses and tassel heels! Tonight, I’m sharing all of my favorite Summer trends for this year! (I received some of these items in exchange for an honest review. This post also contains affiliate links and referral codes. If you shop from my blog, I may be compensated for clicks or purchases that you make. Read my disclaimer page for more information.)

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3 Outdoor Activities That Won’t Break a Sweat (or the Bank!)

3 Outdoor Activities That Won't Break a Sweat (or the Bank!) | Beauty ad the Binky blog | toddler activities, Houston activities, Houston events, outdoor activities, summer ideas, summer activities, wildlife park, zoo, nature walk, nature lessons

This blog has been compensated by Buzz Away Extreme and I received these products in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. Read my disclaimer page for more information.

Summer heat can really take a toll on outdoor plans, but we all know how much our kids need to be outside (especially when they’re on vacation from school). I’m sharing 3 outdoor activities that won’t break a sweat (or the bank)! These locations will be around Houston, since you can always find me trying to hide out from the Houston heat that I live in! The ideas can be found in most major cities for comparable pricing, so I encourage you to find them in your own city if you’re not in Houston! I used a budget of $50 for a family of 3, but many of these have discounts for groups if you’e able to rally up your playgroup for an even cheaper outing!
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“Balance” is a Bad Word

"Balance" is a Bad Word | Beauty and the Binky blog | motherhood, mom, mommy life, parenting, balancing act, do it all, working mom, WAHM, SAHM, work at home mom, stay at home mom, home life, Favor delivery service, save time, mommy blogger

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We all hear the crushing word “balance” as soon as we attempt to do any kind of job or hobby while raising a family. I call it crushing, because the word “balance” is heavier than a semi-truck and it has taken down many-a-well-meaning-mama. “Balance” is a bad word.
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What This Mama Wore: Flattering Black Jumpsuit for Short Women

What This Mama Wore: Flattering Black Jumpsuit for Short Women | Beauty and the Binky blog | @hm, @forever21, playsuit, sweetheart, high-waisted, pleated, pop of red, red shoes, red lipstick, curled hair, medium hair styles, fashion blogger, fashion blog

From watercolor explosions to an elegant black number, jumpsuits have quickly become a closet staple! I loved jumpsuits on others, but I always wondered how they would look on short women. (Like me!) I finally jumped and tried on my first jumpsuit…and the rest is history. 😉 I’ll be a jumpsuit lover forevermore! (This post contains affiliate links. If you shop from my blog, I may be compensated for clicks or purchases that you make. Read my disclaimer page for more information.)
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What This Mama Wore: Summer Stripes

What This Mama Wore: Summer Stripes | Beauty and the Binky blog | summer style, summer dress, sundress, stripe dress, striped dress, @target, @whowhatwear, pop of red, stripes and red, black and white and red, statement necklace, strappy heels, curled hair, medium hair

Do you have that one dress in your closet that you could wear any day to any event?! If not, I’m about to introduce you to your new obsession! 😉 …especially if you have a similar body type. …especially if you love Target and BOGO 50% off dresses! (This post also contains affiliate links. If you shop from my blog, I may be compensated for clicks or purchases that you make. Read my disclaimer page for more information.)
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Transformation Tuesday: How I Plan to Lose Weight

Transformation Tuesday: How I Plan to Lose Weight | Beauty and the Binky blog | weight loss, health journey, how to lose 25 pounds, how to lose weight, fitness journey, weight loss plan, weight loss tips

I’ve recently committed (with a friend, because everything is better with a friend!) to losing 25 pounds by August 1. I could tell you that I Googled “How to Lose 25 Pounds” or that I invested in some major exercise equipment, but, honestly, losing weight is simple and we all know the answer: cute workout gear right! 😉 Besides that, there are really only 3 things to adjust for a healthier lifestyle (I received some of these items in exchange for an honest review. This post also contains affiliate links. If you shop from my blog, I may be compensated for clicks or purchases that you make. Read my disclaimer page for more information.)

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What This Mama Wore: Running Around Town in Style (and Comfort!) with Bzees

What This Mama Wore: Running Around Town in Style (and Comfort!) with BZees | Beauty and the Binky blog | @bzeesofficial, @target, @dreamydwellings, off-the-shoulder top, summer trends, summer style, mommy style, tassel earrings, comfy shoes, most comfortable shoes, shoes for moms on the go, mommy blogger

This blog has been compensated by Bzees and I received some of these items in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. This post also contains affiliate links. If you shop from my blog, I may be compensated for clicks or purchases that you make. Read my disclaimer page for more information.

It’s already well-known that I’m seriously always on the go. I can’t think of the last time that I wasn’t doing a million things at once! (Don’t worry, I stop and take a breather when I need to!) But, while I am running around town and doing a million things, I want to be sure that I stay stylish and comfortable!

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What This Mama Wore: Summer Citrus

What This Mama Wore: Summer Citrus | Beauty and the Binky blog | @target, @shopfrancescas, @dreamydwellings, off-the-shoulder trend, summer trends, lemon accessories, lemon clutch, summer style, white dress, LWD, tassel earrings, casual chic

I’m already having fun with the off-the-shoulder trend and I can tell I’m going to keep rocking it all summer long! With the way the heat is going in Houston, I’m going to need as many cool, airy dresses as I can get! (This post contains affiliate links and referral codes. If you shop from my blog, I may be compensated for clicks or purchases that you make. Read my disclaimer page for more information.)

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