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Resolutions 2015 | HowFantasticBlog.com

Resolutions and Goals for 2015

I used to look at new years as a reminder of all of the things I didn’t accomplish in the year that’s passed, swearing up and down every January that I’d make a change. And every year I’d fail again at my goal for losing weight, getting a different job, finishing school, etc. In an […] Read more…

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New Year, New Layout!

Well it has certainly been awhile! I wanted to start this new year off with a fresh new layout and a new approach to the reader’s experience. The new look at How Fantastic isn’t anything revolutionary, but I feel that it’s still a great improvement from the traditional blog layout that was in place. The […] Read more…

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3-Cheese Fondue

Now that summer has officially come to a close and the temperatures are starting to drop, I thought I’d embrace the change in season the best way I know how, with food. Now fondue isn’t a particularly seasonal food, but as far as comfort foods go, it’s right up there with mint chip ice cream […] Read more…

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Fantastic Finds

1. It’s a bold move, but asking for feedback during an interview can be a real game-changer  | 2. The cutest tea towel for the baker/chef in your life ($16) | 3. 25 Before-Afters you don’t want to miss | 4. Rings I’ve been eyeing for months (the Fantasia ring is my favorite)  | 5. Gorgeous time-lapse of blooming flowers | 6. The […] Read more…

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Fantastic Finds: Fourth of July Edition

Welcome to the first installment of Fantastic Finds, a place where I can share articles, recipes, and whatever else I find interesting and fun! The first of the series is a Fourth of July edition. What are some summer essentials that you’ll have in tow tomorrow? 1. We’ll be using this perfect sized picnic blanket this coming […] Read more…

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Urban Jungle (Stow Lake)

Wearing: Socialite floral palazzo pants (similar here and here); white blouse (similar); vintage bag; Forever 21 sandals (similar); Banana Republic pave necklace (similar); South Sun beaded hand chain If you’ve ever been to San Francisco you know that summer months often require a jacket…and sometimes even a winter coat. The sun doesn’t tend to come out until […] Read more…

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Real vs. Steal Pink Flouncy Floral Dress

Zara Floral Print Dress ($80), Sheinside Pink Half Sleeve Blue Floral Ruffle Dress ($17) Tell me, have you ever purchased something you really loved at a price you were just ehhh okay with, only to find the exact same garment for a fraction of the price somewhere else? We’ve all been there, it’s not the […] Read more…

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Bartlett Street Birthday

Dress: A Meal in Monaco from Modcloth; Shoes: Audrey Brooke Clever Sandal; Bag: Urban Expressions (similar) In high school I spent a lot of time exploring the mission district since one of my best friends lived on Bartlett. However while I often make it out there, I rarely take the time to wander around anymore. […] Read more…

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