Plus Size & Beautiful

Too many of us live in a world that reflects ourselves with an image we believe true even if the mirror shows otherwise. Come on let's be real most of us have mastered the art of the "Up Shot" we look oh I'd say about 10-25 punds thinner based on the angle of the photo.I do understand it makes us feel better, but I think we forget we really do not look that way because we are so used to seeing ourselves in this image. Hey don't get me wrong I'll be the first to admit I can look about three sizes smaller in photos. But why do we do this?...more

Monday Memories

Monday Memories What a busy week...getting ready for the half marathon and a big meeting at work! I'm relieved to have a little more time on the weekends now (well, after E's birthday party is over...which is THIS weekend)....more

Polka Dots


Monday Memories

Spring is here! The weather is warming up and I love it! Thaat means lots more Lilly and dresses! I'm hesitant to switch out my closet...what if there's another cold spell?! Maybe I'll get to it this week!...more

Primary Colors.

I just bought these 3 gorgeous necklaces and I had to share!  ...more

Feeling Blue

Do You Shoplately?

Are you familiar with Shoplately? Recently, I was introduced to the online shopping site that has "stores" that sell fashion jewelry, shoes, women's apparel, accessories -- both manufactured and handmade -- at many price points. But the majority of the shops and items I've seen are incredibly affordable, cheap even! ...more

South Bound

 I purchased this vest in a local thrift store over a year ago and hadn't pulled it out of my ...more

Is Stitch Fix For You? Peek Into What the Personal Stylist Service Sent Me

I’m not really sure how the online personal stylist Stitch Fix does it, but somehow as soon as I send back each month’s Fix, I’m already excited about my next one. I’d been thinking about skipping a month, but … I’m kind of in love with it. Here’s how it works: Each month, I get a box of items hand-picked by a stylist, with my style, shape, and budget preferences in mind. I get to keep and pay for what I like each month, and return whatever I don’t want. ...more
I wish they'd have a service like stitch fix for those of us on cheaper budgets than $50/piece. :(more

Monday Memories

Such a great week, but I seriously haven't been home a single evening. Lots of time with friends that I love spending time with and lots of sunny days!!...more