50+ Easter Basket Ideas

Easter baskets have always been one of my favorite gifts to put together for the girls. I have been collecting things for their baskets for a few weeks and just put them together today. Now to hide them until Easter! I try to avoid including too many items that will just end up in the trash/donate pile right away and I also try to avoid a crazy amount of candy. But enough that I can "help" the girls eat it, ha! 

Here are some of my favorite things to include in their baskets: 

- Books. I always include a few in each Easter basket. These can range from children's devotionals to this book from Joanna Gaines.  

- Some clothing items like these seersucker shorts, a bunny purse, headbands, or a pair of sandals 

- A gift that involves them taking care of something or doing a craft. This year I chose more of a gardening theme and I got these mini grow kits. You could also do a bath bomb kit or a color your own 3-D puzzle

- New beach towels for the upcoming summer are something else I added this year. These mini towels are the perfect size for the kids. They can be monogrammed for summer camp! 

- Items for school like colored pens or a new water bottle with their favorite character - these are my favorite! I bought more expensive ones last year and they started leaking on the first day. These have held up perfectly all year!

- I also add some faux or fresh flowers to the side of their basket. The girls LOVE flowers and this is a way to make the basket even prettier! Here are 50+ non-candy ideas for Easter baskets! Simply click on the image to go straight to the item!

Girls Spring Break Swimwear Guide

Hello and Happy Wednesday! Spring break for the girls is just around the corner, and they both grew out of their bathing suits from last year. It's amazing how quickly they go through sizes! I've been scouring the internet looking for affordable and cute bathing suits for the three of us and thought that I would share what I've found (affiliate links are used). It is amazing what adorable options are available at places like Amazon, Old Navy, Target & Walmart. I also included some other retailers that had adorable suits, as well as accessories such as cover ups, sandals and totes.  

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10 Most Popular Items in 2018

Happy New Year and 2019! I can't believe that we are already in the new year - Christmas flew by! We took down our Christmas decorations today and did a whole house clean. Taking down Christmas is always bitter sweet but it also feels so good to have a fresh start! 
But before I get into goals for 2019 in tomorrow's post, I thought it would be fun to recap the top 10 most popular items of 2018 for Golden Style Book! Bathing suits and comfy clothing definitely were the favorites! 
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1 - Short Sleeved Pajama Set 
This lemon print pajama set was the number one top seller for 2018. We all like cozy and these pjs are just that! It is currently sold out in all patterns but I found several similar sets!  

This palm tree print was one of the prints offered in this set and I found this pair that is under $20 and have great reviews! 

I also love these lemon print pjs from Shop I Love Jewelry. The girls and I have the heart print version of them and they are SO soft! 

2 & 7 - Palm Print One Piece Bathing Suits
So both of our bathing suits from this picture made the top ten! My suit is super flattering and perfect for running around chasing kids! I wore my normal size medium. Plus it is $26 and ships free with prime! Charlotte's palm print swimsuit is so adorable and comes with a little hat as well! It is $13 and a prime find. 

3 - Boho Button Up Floral Print Dress
I wore this boho button up dress to my first blogging event with RewardStyle. I love that the front is  a true button front which makes it great for nursing! I wore my normal size medium.  This dress is also a prime find and is $25! 

4 - Button Down Long Sleeve Cardigan 
This $16 cardigan was love at first sight for me, ha! I have worn it so many times and you guys loved it too! 

5 - Autumn Braided Booties 
These booties are incredibly comfortable and were super affordable. They are sold out but here is a similar pair

6 - Boho Open Front Kimono 
This blue and white kimono was one of my most worn pieces of the summer for sure. I love that it works with a tshirt or tank, or alone with a swimsuit. It is $18 and ships free with prime. 

8 - Denim Overalls 
You guys sold these overalls out super quickly but I just saw that htey were restocked! The reviews are right - they are amazing! I am wearing my normal size. The price depends on the size ordered but they are around $40! 

9 - Swing T-shirt Midi Dress 
This dress is a perfect grab and go dress! It is comfy and is a great casual look. Plus it is $19 and free ship with prime! 

10  - Raw Edge V-Neck Tee
This raw edge tee on the right is such a great layer! It is on sale for $6 right now! I recommend ordering your normal size :)

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