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7 Habits for Long Healthy Hair (And Products I Use)

January 16, 2022

I’ve been a long-haired girl as far back as I can remember. My sister and I always grew our hair out and would even blow dry each other’s hair when we were younger. Keeping my hair healthy and growing has been a staple of my beauty routine as I’ve gotten older. Now, I realize how much I appreciate the length. There were a few times…

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January 12, 2022

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Accessories by Enneagram Type

January 5, 2022

Isn’t it funny how your personality can have such a big impact on style choices – including accessories? If you know your enneagram type, you might have experienced first-hand how detailed and accurate the different descriptions can be for your behavior. It’s actually kind of wild!If you haven’t taken the test, there’s a short Enneagram quiz here that takes almost no time and identifies your strongest type.…

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2021 Most Shopped Products

January 1, 2022

It’s always fun to look back and reflect on the past year as we start a new one and if you know me, you know I love a little nerdy data. I went through the 30A Mama archives to see which links, products and favorite things made the top 10 (or 11 in this case). It’s interesting to see what you guys clicked and loved…

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Disney Style

October 19, 2021

When it comes to Disney style and Disney inspired outfits, I’m always a fan of dressing the part for a visit to the happiest place on Earth. Disney World is just a few hours from home so whenever we get the chance to go, my girls and I love to start planning which princess dresses, mouse ears and outfits we’ll be packing. We took Emery…

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Sanctuary at Redfish: A Hidden Gem on 30A

September 28, 2021

Mamas, this is just the escape you need. Whether you’re ready for a change of scenery, crave a family-friendly vacay your crew can enjoy together or just want a kid-free trip to reset and relax, you’ll find a stay at Sanctuary at Redfish will help recharge, rejuvenate and breathe fresh air into the space you’re in. Read to the end for a booking special you’re going…

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A Laid-Back Weekend on Jekyll Island

September 7, 2021

As a family, we love finding low-key, kid-friendly weekend escapes that feel relaxed and fun. Jekyll Island, GA is one of my absolute favorites and a trip that I always recommend to friends and family. You can check out all of our family travel posts here and our previous trip stay at the Jekyll Club Resort here.If you don’t know Jekyll Island, add it to…

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7 Fall Lip Shades To Try

September 1, 2021

Fall Lip Update I like to clean out my makeup stash every season, adding a few new seasonal shades and tossing anything old. Fall lip shades are on the docket today. I’m a creature of habit and the number of pink lipsticks I have is always more than any other shade. Pinks and pinky nudes just fit my skin tone best so I tend to…

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30A Engagement Photos – Maggie and Jarret

August 19, 2021

If you’ve followed me for awhile, you probably know that I’ve been working on my photography skills for a decade or so taking photos for brands as a content creator and for myself as a blogger and boutique owner. I rarely accept personal photo sessions, but have gotten more requests lately and couldn’t say no to this sweet couple. Maggie is a family friend, so…

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My Favorite Things to Eat on 30A

July 22, 2021

There are plenty of choices when it comes to choosing your food and drink options along 30A. You can find something for every taste and the full spectrum of barefoot casual to fancy and fabulous. After spending 20 years here, I’ve definitely developed a few favorites dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner. I could probably go on for days when it comes to this subject…

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Back to School Essentials

July 19, 2021

It’s that time of the summer again when the family bucket list starts to look more like the check list for back to school essentials. Supplies, lunchboxes, clothes, shoes, gear for activities. It’s all starting! This last stretch of the season is always a little bittersweet knowing the summer will be winding down and the fall routines will be picking up soon. We’ve had such…

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Brunch Cruise with East Pass Sailing

June 25, 2021

It’s so fun to discover new adventures and experiences in our own backyard. If you’re looking for a fabulous Destin sailing charter, this is it.The crew at East Pass Sailing Company invited me to check out their new champagne brunch cruise and I couldn’t say yes fast enough. The girls and I made the short trip to Destin and hopped aboard the 45 foot Space…

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Ode to the Stripe

June 22, 2021

I wasn’t sure exactly when stripes and the beach became so intertwined, but I was curious so had to do a deep dive. You know the kind. Where one Google search leads to a web browser with way too many tabs open, going own a black hole of random sites and links to find the scoop.To me, chic cabana stripes (the thick ones) and classic…

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What to Wear to these 30A Restaurants

June 17, 2021

Make it even easier to pack for your next 30A vacay with these chic outfit ideas inspired by a few favorite 30A restaurants. From rosé and a maxi dress at Pescado to gingham and a margarita at The Pearl, find your next outfit of the day right here from the 30A Mama shop. If you’re packing light, I’ve linked a pair of braided slides that…

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DIY Brown Sugar Oatmilk Espresso Latte

June 11, 2021

This post is sponsored by Califia Farms. The opinions and text are all mine.Skip the drive thru and online ordering and make yourself a satisfying coffee shop drink at home. If you haven’t tried this yet, allow me to introduce you to a little something called the Brown Sugar Oatmilk Espresso Latte. No matter the day, no matter the season, an afternoon pick-me-up goes a…

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