HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: FOR THE GIRLS

DISCLOSURE: This post may contain affiliate links, meaning when you click the links and make a purchase, I may receive a commission. All the opinions are my own. Here are my top gift ideas for your girlfriends, sisters, moms, MILs, and even YOU. (Share this list with your hubby for gift giving hints!) All the […]

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9K INSTAGRAM GIVEAWAY

Y’ALL, I officially reached 9,000 followers on Instagram! The amount of love and support I’ve felt over the past 6 months since starting Authentically, Rue has been amazing. When I stepped into the blogging role, I had no idea if anyone would want to hear what I had to say or how the idea would […]

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FAMILY PHOTOSHOOT STYLE

We just shot our Christmas Card Photographs for 2020. I love how the pictures came out, and I thought it would be fun to go over what I was thinking when I styled this look. First and foremost, whenever I do a shoot with the kids, I have to wear something comfortable and something that […]

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5 OF MY FALL FAVORITES RIGHT NOW

𝟏. 𝐅π₯𝐚𝐭 𝐁𝐫𝐒𝐦 π…πžππ¨π«πš – The flat brim fedora is my newest favorite accessory. They are seasonally appropriate for more than just fall and work great throughout year depending on your color and fabric selections. I personally use the flat brim fedora to bring an elevated element to any outfit. Available in-store and online from […]

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WALDEMAR CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES

Want to know the best hosting secret? Always keep a batch of homemade chocolate chip cookie dough in your freezer. That way when someone shows up, planned or unplanned, you can have your house smelling like fresh baked chocolate chip cookies in less than thirty minutes. This trick is also great when my kids have […]

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ORANGETHEORY FITNESS

I just did the math, and I gained 80 pounds with my first pregnancy. 80 POUNDS. I went from weighing 117 the day I found out I was pregnant, to 195 the day my first child was born. That is a lot of weight. And, the crazy thing is, I gained most of it during […]

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IT STARTS HERE

In an effort to be transparent, I washed my hair for the first time in ten days today. That’s not to say I haven’t been bathing, I just haven’t washed my hair. I tell you this to let you know (from the very start), that it is not my intention to ever appear like I’ve […]

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