Odds and Ends

13 great salad recipes. It’s so hot here right now, I don’t want to eat anything else.

Sometimes I prefer a canvas hat over straw and this one is perfection. (My two other favorite hats are here.)

What is Juneteenth and why does it matter? Super informative article.

This exfoliating lip balm is hands-down my favorite product of the year so far. I do my thing with it in this video.

Speaking of lips, have you seen the Precision Colour Pencils by 19/99?! They are DIVINE. My summer lip shade is Rosza and I’ve actually been rocking the Wasser shade as an eyeliner. Love how they also created a gloss to add shine to the lips. Use code SARAHJ15 for 15% off!

We live in a 100-year-old house where the downstairs has to be freezing in order to keep from melting upstairs during the summer. Needless to say, this cardigan gets major play. 100% cotton FTW.

It’s been over a year and I’m still loving my weekly meal delivery service – details in this post.

Have you seen High on the Hog? Can’t wait to watch.

The perfect white summer blouse.

I’ve been testing this entire line and I’m really loving it all. Put it on your radar, for sure.

Love this interview with Rita Moreno.

Do you follow Water Project on Instagram? It’s one of my favorites.

Okay, let’s chat about The Real Real. I promised myself I would only sell…not purchase any bags, but I totally just scored a vintage Gucci clutch and I’m not mad about it. (I’ve had great experiences consigning there too.)

Happy Friday! Hope you have a great weekend…I’ll be actively trying not to melt. #soveryhot

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Would you swim in this pool? I would 100%.

This took major guts and I’m in absolute awe of this young woman. BRAVO.

20% Supergoop this weekend with code SUMMER20! Supergoop is my go-to for body/lip sunscreen – here are my favorites.

Salmon is a weekly dinner fave at our house so I am loving these new recipes.

My favorite summer tee. Love the stripes!

Thoroughly enjoyed Mare of Easttown and Kate Winslet is so great.

Bronze + Coral = Happiness

Did Venus Williams drop the mic or what? DAMN, WOMAN. #ibowdown

Republicans across the country (my governor included) are signing bills banning critical race theory from being taught in schools yet still not legislating against actual racism that kills Black people.

Free your arms this summer!

America has a drinking problem.

The age of reopening anxiety. I feel this a little bit.

The perfect one-and-done summer eyeshadows.

Happy Friday! Summer is in full swing over here. Hope you have a fantastic weekend!

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Girls learning to swim on Zanzibar’s coast. The backstory is striking.

My 4 favorite OTC retinol serums/creams at varying price points.

Tomato paste hack FTW!

Love this visual image from the University of Maryland’s commencement ceremony.

20% off at Violet Grey, which carries superb brands. My fave picks are here.

I love learning about constellations.

Can looking at beauty make you more beautiful?

Finally wrote a detailed post on all my Kjaer Weis favorites. #gettheeyebalm

Now that it’s humid as all get out, this visor keeps my head cool while in the sun.

Get that grill goin’! 50 best grilling recipes.

How much am I loving Mare of Easttown?! SO MUCH.

Y’all, the sweatsuit has a shorts version.

Why are we still describing perfumes as “oriental?”

Easy tequila cocktail recipes for summer. #ilovetequila

Have you seen all the shade swatches of Ilia’s tinted lip oils? Gorgeous and you can get them for 15% off here!

Happy Friday to you. School’s out for summer!

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