Friday Fives… Belated

Hey friends! 
Okay, so I know it’s Saturday, not Friday… but I didn’t get around to writing this yesterday. Forgive me, and here are my Saturday Fives πŸ™‚

1. I hope everyone had a fab Fourth of July!
My family had a pool day, then we hopped in the car to see the new Spiderman movie {Pssst, it was amazing!}. Afterwards, we had a cookout and homemade sweet potato fries. This year I also made my first attempt at an American flag pizza, and was extremely pleased with the result. 
Not only was it tasty {perfect for a sweltering southern evening}, but it was also extremely easy to make and healthier than your typical fruit pizza. See the white icing? Well, it’s not icing at all… it’s actually {Yoplait coconut Greek yogurt}. I swear, it tasted better than any sugary topping you could have put on it!
Find the recipe {here}. 
{via instagram}
I also painted my nails for the occasion and threw on a little glitter polish for the “fireworks” effect.
We finished the night by watching fireworks at a nearby country club. Perfect fourth!
2. Meet my new favorite tea


{Get gorgeous tea} is an herb tea specially formulated for clear skin. This tea is packed with antioxidants, herbs, and a secret ingredient: rooibos, known for its complexion-calming powers. On top of all the benefits, it tastes delicious! I love sipping on hot tea if I’m doing work or during the mid-morning lull. 
I found mine at World Market, but it’s also available on {amazon}.
3. I’ve become obsessed with chic headwraps.

They’re perfect for summer since they keep long hair out of your face and eyes.
I found my own version at CVS for a couple dollars.
The hair ties are from Target… they also make cute bracelets!
4. My new goodies arrived today from Apothica!!

I have been waiting patiently the past couple of days for this package to come in the mail. {Apothica} is my newest sponsor! I got to pick out some products off their website and can’t wait to test them out. Their site has easily become one of my favorites – they sell so many top beauty brands and constantly have sales. 
Stay tuned this week for a review post AND giveaway!
5. Guess what tomorrow is? 
My 22nd birthday!
I’m so thankful to have wonderful family and friends to celebrate with. I can’t wait! I’ll save the details for the recap post πŸ™‚
Happy weekend to you all.
Love, Cait

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22 Comments

  1. The flag pizza looks incredible!

    Loving your nails.

    I wish I could rock a headwrap, I love the look do much!

    Happy Weekend!

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  2. So*

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  3. oh my god i want that cake and those head wraps are so cute

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  4. cute pics! and Happy Bday!!

    xoxo

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  5. Oh my goodness! Happy Birthday to you. I hope you have a great day.

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  6. Ah, love those hair ties! And the fruit pizza looks amazing!

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  7. Happy birthday hon! I have similar hairties from etsy! Love them πŸ™‚

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  8. Your fruit flag pizza looks yummy! Love the hair ties. Happy Birthday!

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  9. sounds like you had a really nice fourth, really relaxed…and that fruit pizza, …….looks divine. My Mother in Law makes a really tasty one, but it's complicated to make, so I might have to try this one.

    We are loving our Yonana!!! THANK YOU SO SO MUCH for sharing about it, I never would have known–well maybe eventually :–) it's SO so good, crazy it's banana's, seems just like creamy ice-cream, nuts!

    I love 100% Pure, one of my favorite lines, …her mascara is THEE best!

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  10. Happy Birthday Cait! Have a wonderful day!

    SHF
    thechroniclesofs.blogspot.com

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  11. Happy Birthday friend! Hope you're having the best time celebrating! πŸ™‚

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  12. That pizza looks so yummy, and I love Greek yogurt, so I'm sure it was delicious. I'll have to try making it for the fam. Hope you have a very happy 22nd!

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  13. happy birthday!!!

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  14. Happy birthday Cait!! Have fun tonight and can't wait to read your review of the Apothica products!!

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  15. Anonymous

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY!! I can't wait to try that fruit pizza! And I really enjoyed Spideman, too πŸ™‚

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  16. That American flag pizza looks so gorgeous and delicious! I'll have to try that tea..sounds amazing! Happy early birthday! Can't wait to hear how you celebrate it!

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  17. I love the head wraps and I will definitely be trying out that tea! Can't wait to see what you think of your Apothica products!

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  18. That berry "pizza" looks incredible!

    xo,
    Courtney
    GirlAvantGarde.com

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  19. Happy Birthday! The Caudalie spray is amazing! I love using it especially during the summer!

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  20. Your fruit pizza sounds SO delicious and love it's healthy elements too. Also hadn't heard of that Republic of Tea flavor, but I love the idea behind it. Hope you had an awesome birthday!

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  21. I had no idea they were selling those hair ties at Target now! That's great news to me! They are my very favorite since I always have my hair up in the summer!

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  22. Anonymous

    The pizza looks yummy and you did a grat job making it

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