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What to pack for a beach vacation

May 5, 2016


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Wahoooooo! As you’re reading this I will likely already be in Florida! We’re catching a 6:40AM flight out (yikes!) and will be on the beach before we know it. (Dare I say, I might even get a tan?)

For those of you who didn’t catch it on Instagram–I’m headed to a wedding in West Palm Beach! I’ve only been to Florida ONCE in my entire life (can you believe this?) so to say I’m excited might be a bit of an understatement. 

This week was kind of a blur, trying to cram an entire work week into just three days before heading off for vacation. (So sorry about the whole lack of blog post yesterday!) But I accomplished most of my to-do list, which I suppose is all anyone can actually hope for, right? 

If you’re also headed for a beach vacation soon, I pulled together some of my favorite beachy items above! (Also, if you’re in the market for a suitcase, I can’t recommend this one enough! I did a whole review of it right here.

I also got a hot pink manicure and a spray tan today that would make Mattel proud. A look I like to call, “Accidental Barbie.” Whoops. (I guess when in West Palm, right?) Also, I would not recommend getting a spray tan after doing hot yoga. Clearly I didn’t think through the “not being able to shower for 12 hours” thing carefully. Poor Neal has to sleep next to me tonight. Ew.

One final note, ShopBop is having a huge surprise sale with TONS of really cute vacation-ready items! (Well, and non-vacation ready also, if that’s more your speed.) J.Crew is  doing the same thing, with 30% off warm weather sale items. By the way, yes, you DO see monogrammed Keds in the photo above! I’m so obsessed with them, I made them with Keds Custom Studio

See you tomorrow! I’ve got a pretty good Mother’s Day post cued up, so make sure to stop by 😉 

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