February Favorites

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The smoked butterscotch latte at Starbucks is my new favorite! It’s not too sweet and definitely has a buttery flavor and you should try it before it retires (although I’m still loving the refreshers, I switch between them).

Who saw this post on Instagram? I’m drooling over my newest accessories from The Peach Box. I grabbed the knot bracelet and it’s so cute! I also grabbed this ring and the Marc Bale leather watch (hashtag dreamy). I’m not one for wearing jewelry, but these pieces are so minimalistic they definitely fit with my style ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿผ

I ran through Marshalls a few days ago and found the cutest Michael Kors sneaks! Not that I needed more shoes, but I couldn’t resist. It was the navy blue sneakers or OTK black booties (which were equally gorg), but I wasn’t sure how long I’d be able to wear the boots with spring coming (if it ever will..)!

We set the dates for our Alaskan cruise and I ordered 3 of the most gorgeous dresses from Lulu’s! One navy, another navy (a little brighter), and one red. I’m really excited to try them out and see if they fit (XS for all). Who wants a blog post with them?

One of the best Buzzfeed posts ever. I’m using #22 atm ๐Ÿ™‚

Can we talk about Urban Outfitters phone cases? Because I’m in love. My favorites areย this one, this one, and this one. I ordered this cover for my Macbook!

My most popular blog posts from February:ย Five Beauty Products Every Girl Boss Should Own,ย Naked2 Basics Smokey Eye,ย Weekly Workout Routine, andย Just Peachy. Which was your favorite?

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  • Robin rue

    What is this latte you speak of? I don’t go to Starbucks, so I’ve never heard of it, but this makes me want to stop in the next time I pass one.

  • Jessi Joachim

    I need a smoked butterscotch like now lol. They are one of my favorite seasonal drinks that they do!

    • Lydia
      Jessi Joachim

      I agree, you need it haha!

  • Mandy Carter

    Sounds like a great Starbucks drink but I am too obsessed with my coffee frappucinno lite to try anything different! LOL

    • Lydia
      Mandy Carter

      Their frappuccinos are so good!

  • The Spirited Sloth

    Ummm, why in the world did no one tell me about a smoked butterscotch latte at Starbucks!? It’s 11pm and I’m in my pyjamas but I’m seriously tempted to hop in the car and go get one right now haha! I hope they’re still there in the morning because that’s the first thing on my to do list!

    • Lydia
      The Spirited Sloth

      Do it!!

  • TereSA

    Love all your picks. I found out a couple of months ago that I can no longer “do” dairy, so my biggest loss is Starbucks. Becuase let me tell you, almond milk or soy milk, just doesn’t make the drink!

    • Lydia

      They have a Coconut Milk Macchiatto that is absolutely delicious!! Try it out! And I don’t think the refreshers/teas have any dairy, either ๐Ÿ™‚

  • Angela Tolsma

    smoked butterscotch sounds amazing!! I have been having toffee nut but I totally want buttersotch now!! Love the sneakers!

    • Lydia
      Angela Tolsma

      Oh, I didn’t even know they had a toffee flavored drink! That sounds delicious

  • Angela

    I really like the Feel the Heat IPhone case. My husband’s BDay is coming up so that would be a great gift. Thanks for the idea

    • Lydia

      Me too, I think it’s really cool!

  • Brandi with Big FIt Fam

    I love that watch! I am getting to the point where i really want nice accessories and not just to be looking at my phone for the time all the time!

    • Lydia
      Brandi with Big FIt Fam

      I’d highly recommend checking out the peach box! I have a 15% off code, too: lydmonson. Go crazy!

  • Reesa Lewandowski

    Wow I have never heard of that latte at Starbucks!!! It sounds like my kind of drink! And I love your watch!

  • Kiwi

    The MacBook cover from Urban Outfitter is made for bloggers. We know we love our marble slabs cool design!

  • Kindness in Demand

    Love this round up. Marshall’s always has the best stuff! I feel like February flew by, I can’t believe it is already March.

  • Angela Ricardo

    I’ve been told to stay away from coffee so No Starbucks for me for a while. Your knot bracelet are absolutely lovely!

  • Amanda Love

    Wow! It sure would be nice to go on a cruise again! I love wearing dresses on vacations like that. It’s so comfy and easy to move around as well. The sneakers are really nice, I love the color!

  • Kristie

    I’m a watch hoarder and yours makes me want a new one! Alaska cruise!? How awesome! I love Starbucks period lol, but yes that latte is delish. Great favs!

  • amber

    You had me at smoked butterscotch! How have I missed this?! Heading there first thing in the morning. Also…. Alaskan Cruise?! Can’t wait to read that post!

  • Kit Stanwood

    I just saw that trap advertised while I was walking into Target to shop!

  • Kristin

    That phone case is SO cute! I love it. I have never heard of Peach Box. I will be heading over to your other post to learn all about it!

  • Heather

    I haven’t tried the smoked butterscotch latte yet, BUT NEED TO! Thanks for the great tips.

  • CourtneyLynne

    Omg yum!!! Smoked butterscotch sounds absolutely delicious!!!!! Can’t believe I didn’t know about it until now. So need to try!