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What to Pack for a Tropical Vacation

Whether you find yourself jetting off to the Dominican Republic, Aruba, The Bahamas, Turks and Caicos or some other tropical destination, there are a few items that should be on every tropical destination packing list. Easy sundresses, bikinis and Kaftans … Read more

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Vanity Fair and the Women Who Do

For almost 100 years, women have come to rely on the support and lift they have received from one of their favorite iconic brands, Vanity Fair. In their continuing efforts to inspire and celebrate women, Vanity Fair has come out … Read more

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Summertime Shoes for Kids

This post brought to you by Stride Rite. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Surf and Sunshine. Summer is here and you know what that means, it’s time to let the adventures begin! We kicked things off … Read more


A Junior Fashionista Spring Wardrobe for Under $150!

This gorgeous girl makes my world a crazy, busy, enlightening, delightful, dramatic and imaginative place. I’ve had the infinite pleasure of spending countless hours watching her grow into a the little young woman she is becoming. She turns five this Friday … Read more

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10 Amazing Retro #Wedding Shoes

There are a lot of decisions to be made on your wedding day and unfortunately I didn’t realize how important the shoe choice was until I was hobbling down the aisle, two seconds from a complete faceplant. Thankfully, my dad … Read more

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10 Must Have Red Holiday Dresses

Tis the season for holiday parties! Whether you’re dressing up for a work gathering or meeting up with the girls for some spiked cider, it’s time to plan your holiday wardrobe for the oncoming party deluge. One way to look … Read more

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10 Must Have Little Black Dresses

In 1926, Vogue famously predicted that Gabrielle ‘Coco’ Chanel’s innovative short black dresses would become “a sort of uniform for all women of taste.” While correct, it’s hard to imagine even Vogue had any idea how popular this style of … Read more