Thursday, July 31, 2014

All things loved in July

I cannot believe the month of July has already come and gone.
Here is a look back on a few things that I have fallen in love with this month!
 
1. Open Table
If you don't have this app yet - download it now!
It makes making reservations so easy.  
It is similar to urban spoon that they have recommendations of local places
along with menus, and reviews.
And even better yet, after so many reservations you
get money back!
                                                             

 
2. Smirnoff Sorbet Light
This is my new go-to summer drink.  One shot of this 78 calorie liquor in one of these Sparkling Ice drinks and you've got yourself a refreshing, low cal sweet drink.  Perfect for the pool!


 
3.  Garth Brooks Radio on iHeartRadio and Y2Kountry
After Garth announced that he was going to go back on tour, I decided I wanted to listen to the songs that me loving country music nearly 20 years ago.  I started listening to Garth Brooks on iHeartRadio.. and let me tell you, its the good stuff! The un-auto-tuned Taylor Swift, the days when Tim McGraw used to be enjoyable to listen to (white tee shirt days), and plenty of John Michael Montgomery and Garth to go on for days!  
 
Then SiriusXM tested out Y2Kountry a few months ago, and finally made it a station.  I can now listen to the songs of the early 2000's in the car.
 
It's nice to have a new variety of songs to listen to, although I do still love me some Luke Bryan!

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4. Spanx

Yes, I proudly bought my first pair this summer.. and yes, they are a game changer!
Why diet and exercise when you can wear these and they make you 2 sizes smaller?
Can we say these are a GEM in a maxi dress?
They smooth you out and suck you in.. yes please!
 
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5. Body Buddy

I was complaining to my grandma over Memorial Day weekend that it's not easy putting sunblock on your own back.  She told me about this Body Buddy that she bought for my great grandma.
 
You put your lotion on the applicator and put it behind your back, and it applies the lotion evenly so you do not miss a spot.

I use it for not only sunblock but also moisturizing lotion.

Thank you Nonna for buying all of us girls one of these! They are awesome!

 
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4 comments:

Jenn @ West Sac Honey said...

Oooh I love all these things.. Esp the vodka sorbet and the drink I do Coconut Rum & Coconut & Pineapple mixer! :)

I need that tanning back thing.. My boyfriend sucks at putting it on my back..

michelle ellis said...

I'm going to have to try that drink, thank you!

Ms. Emily Ann said...

I use open table all the time! Its the best! I have never heard of the body buddy but that's genius!

Crazy Shenanigans-JMO said...

I love Sirius XM!!! It's all I listen to.