With so much happening in May, literally forgot to hit “publish” on this until now. The weekend was so, so heavy – and it feels weird and wrong to just brush by that and jump into May’s Instagram roundup. Please check out the list of actionable resources I shared on Instagram here, pursue information and education on how you can help, and join me in lifting up our Black brothers and sisters. The world is hurting right now. THEY are hurting right now, and they matter.
Thankyou all for doing your part in spreading light, kindness, and lovelovelove in your own families, in your own communities, and in our world. We’re all in this together.
MAY INSTAGRAM ROUNDUP:
As seen here
MAY’S PODCAST EPISODES:
1.) The Reality of Marriage, Military Life, Infertility, & Living Life in Christ – with Rachel Awtrey – Alabama-based social media influencer and podcaster, Rachel Awtrey, is a total ray of genuine sunshine – at first glance, you might not guess that she’s a military wife, that she’s battling infertility, or that her dad passed away a few years back. Grab a coffee and listen in to Rachel’s “big sis-like” advice, as she takes you behind the bliss to help you KNOW that you are not alone.
Top sellers are pulled from my analytics data, where I can see what YOU guys shopped + clicked the most all month long! No worries – it doesn’t tell me what all was in someone’s cart, or who bought what? But it’s helpful for me to see what’s most popular with the CURowd, and hopefully helpful/fun for YOU to see what fellow readers are shopping, too!
1.) Caffeinate Your Soul – Still so honored + humbled that you’re grabbing your copies and sharing with family and friends! Caffeinate Your Soul is a dream come true – I hope it makes your Mondays more manageable and meaningful, all year long.
2.) UGG Slipper Lookalikes – The BEST poochies, for over $60 less than their UGG lookalike counterparts! Every single one of you who has grabbed a pair comes back to me swooning – for good reason!
3.) No Show Socks – The BEST no-show socks on Planet Earth!!! Same here – the CURowd has spoken, and they’re worth the hype and then some. And only $12ish for a 6-pack – truly can’t be beat! They do NOT slip, fall down or off, or rub anywhere. I’ve thrown out all others in my own sock drawer, as has my mama – and my best friends are making the switch, too. TOO GOOD TO PASS UP!
4.) Yogalicious Leggings – The first pair of Lululemon Align pant lookalikes I found. About $25 compared to the $98 Align pant – and a truly great alternative option! I did a full side-by-side comparison to my Lulu’s in this post here.
5.) Charlotte Tilbury Pillow Talk Lookalike – I’m glad I’m not the only one loveloveloving this $7 drugstore alternative to the cult-classic $34 Pillow Talk lipstick! It’s a formula I’ve been a fan of for a looooong time and have shared repeatedly, but this specific shade is near-identical to the more expensive counterpart. Treat yo’self!
6.) Gallery Wall Frames – These are the frames I grabbed for our dining room gallery wall! I bought 3 packs to fulfill the vision, and they come down to about $6.66 per frame, which is a steal.
7.) White V-Neck Tee – An easy, breezy $15, but get an EXTRA 30% OFF with code HURRY.
8.) Mickey Gucci Sweatshirt – I added to cart the second I saw it, and so many of you did, too! Lovelovelove the designer Disney look for less. And it’s a comfy fleece-lined fabric that’s extra cozy!
9.) Mom Life Sweatshirt – As seen in this month’s Cool Sh*t I Lovelovelove. 😉 SO dang cozy + soft – I sized up to a Medium for a slouchier, more oversized fit. A great gift for any mama in your life, or a fun baby shower gift add-on for mom! Get an extra 15% off with discount code ERICA15, bringing it to under $30!!!
10.) Tula Face Filter – Another Cool Sh*t I Lovelovelove monthly favorite from May! Tula recently SUPERSIZED their best-selling Face Filter, which has me *stoked* – it’s exactly double the product for waaaay less money. The original 1 ounce product is $34 – the 2 ounce Supersized version is $54 instead of $68, but you can get an extra 15% off with code COMINGUPROSES, making it $45.90 for twice the product. I’m obsessed with this stuff!
STUFF ON SALE:
Old Navy – up to 50% off everything PLUS an additional 30% off at checkout [code: HURRY].
Pink Lily Boutique – Free headband with every order!
American Eagle – 25%-60% off.
Abercrombie&Fitch – Up to 50%.
CUR DISCOUNT CODES:
Tula: COMINGUPROSES (15% off + free shipping!)
Pink Lily Boutique: ERICA15
TAO Clean: ERICAL62 (62% off your order!!! Get a $149 UV-sanitized facial cleansing brush system for only $56.62!)
The Sis Kiss: ERICA15
Home Chef: ERICAL80 ($80 off your first 4 orders – perfect if your store is short on groceries and/or you don’t want to go out for them!)
Daily Harvest: ERICAL (3 free cups!)
Colleen Rothschild: ERICA20
My Sister’s Closet Boutique: ERICA10
United Monograms: ERICA10
Sweetmint Handmade Mugs: INSTA15
Chapters of Life: ERICA10