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Happy weekend, guys!! I am super excited to share some new Friday Finds with you! It's a bit of a mix, as we all seem to be anticipating Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas all at once now. Though I'm trying my hardest to live in the moment with pumpkins and autumn decor. I know after Halloween, everyone will be all about Christmas, but we should slow down and enjoy the harvest decor up to Thanksgiving, don't you think? As always, there are a few printables in the mix for last-minute decor, as well as some products for my fellow wine lovers, and some more awesome discounts that were created just for you Friday Finds readers!! 🙂🍂 So you know the drill, grab a cup of coffee and sit down for a break, so you can relax and browse these amazing shops.


First let's kick things off with this week's featured candle. I just have to feature a candle each week. It's the perfect season to cozy up with a good book and flickering candle light. A scented candle is also th…

The Weekend It List

The Weekend It List on krisztinawilliams.com

Summer is officially here! I have some friends in the Northeast who are unfortunately having rainy, cloudy weather this week, but here on the east coast, the sun is shining. How is it in your parts? The first official day of summer yesterday has my mind turning with so many summer post ideas. If you have any particular suggestions on summer content you'd like to see regarding style/beauty, travel, decor, or entertaining; please let me know. And now this week's It List.

1. Beat the Summer Frizz - I've had several female readers ask for a post on how to beat frizz. Personally I've been battling with it, especially since the warmer weather hit. Humidity magically makes frizzy hair grow by the minute. Yesterday I shared My Secrets to Frizz-Free Wavy Summer Hair. I also plan to share tips on frizz-free hair care for those of you with straight hair, so sit tight.

2. Get the Best Shades for Your Face - I am so addicted to sunglasses. Though I have a habit of loosing or scratching them, so I tend to buy a ton of cheap $5 pairs from Charlotte Russe. If you need to stock up on some new shades for summer, check out this guide on Which Sunglasses Go Best with Your Face Shape. It shows how to determine your face shape, which type of frames look best for you, and how to style them for summer.

3. Stock Up On Summer Sandals - Payless is having a sale on their summer sandals! Entire Stock Sandals - Up To 50% Off!


4. Drop Lbs. Fast with the Paleo Diet - I never promote diets on my blog, but this is more of a healthy lifestyle change. After injuring my back last year, I was looking for a diet to help ease the pain and keep me from gaining weight while I couldn't work out. I cut out all sweets, breads/gluten, caffeine, and processed food (minus the occasional cheat day), and I inadvertently went Paleo. It's basically lean protein, fruits, nuts/seeds, and a ton of veggies. If you are stuck at a plateau with your summer weight loss goals, give this a try for a week or two and see how great it can make you feel, with the added benefit of losing those stubborn  trouble areas.

5. Update Your Sun Protection -Picking the right sunscreen is so important to protect against skin cancer. If you have an old bottle from last year, it's time for an update! I love to use Banana Boat Sport Sunscreen.

6. Summer Short Sale at Target - It's time to shop for summer shorts. Today is the last day of the Target Summer Short Sale. Prices start at $9.99, and with the sale you get Buy One Get One 1/2 Off. I love the Women's Merona shorts at Target. They aren't too short or too long - just right.

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Comments

  1. We're overcast with some light rain today.

    Out in Alberta, though, they're dealing with serious flooding.

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    1. We still get a ton of rainy days in Maryland, but so far we've had a hot and sunny week. I'm actually enjoying it since I can get out and walk now.

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  2. I may try the paleo diet. It couldn't hurt.

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    1. It's worth a try. It's meant to fight inflammation, thyroid issues, autoimmune diseases,etc. And obviously w/cutting out processed foods, it's generally a lot healthier.

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  3. I want it all!

    Now we just need some summer...

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    1. Oh yeah, I'm sure it comes later for you in the UK, huh?

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