OOTD: Adventurous Combination

I’ve been really proud of myself lately. Why? Well, I’ve been stepping outside my comfort zone when it comes to fashion and beauty, and I’ve been doing things that I’ve always wanted to try, like wearing lipstick (gasp! But I never wear makeup) and wearing a man’s shirt. So this past weekend when I was… Continue reading OOTD: Adventurous Combination

OOTD: Falling for Color

Somehow, now that I’m paying a lot more attention what I wear and how I put myself together, it somehow always feels like I have nothing to wear. That’s not true, of course, but when you’re going through your closet at the last minute, it can definitely feel that way. Case in point: My husband,… Continue reading OOTD: Falling for Color

Outfit of the Day + a Poll

Shirt: Thrifted  |  Jeans: Old Navy  | Necklace: Gift  |  Earrings: Gift  |  Purse: Baby Phat (from years ago)  |  Shoes: Target Last weekend, my family spent a day out thrifting, playing mini golf and just generally having a good time together. I LOVE this shirt that I found at my favorite consignment store that… Continue reading Outfit of the Day + a Poll

Scenes from My Favorite Consignment Store & Fashion Thrifting Tips

Lately, I’ve been a little fashion crazy. I’ve been devouring fashion blogs and I’ve spent hours upon hours searching for chic, eco-friendly clothing that would actually fit my changing body. I chalk some of it up to my weight loss journey, but I think a lot of it also has to do with feeling comfortable… Continue reading Scenes from My Favorite Consignment Store & Fashion Thrifting Tips

Where’s all the Plus-Sized Eco Fashion?

I have always been a lover of great style. This has usually manifested itself in my efforts to make my home as beautiful as possible. Then a little more than 5 years ago, I turned my attention not just to making my home more beautiful, but also making it greener. Because after all, truly great… Continue reading Where’s all the Plus-Sized Eco Fashion?

Back to School Fashion: $100 Walmart Haul

This has been a long summer, and I’ll admit I’m looking forward to the start of the new school year. Not just because my daughter will be out of the house for a large chunk of the day, but also because it’s time for back to school shopping! This is one of the few times… Continue reading Back to School Fashion: $100 Walmart Haul

Need Back to School Fashion Inspiration? Find It In My Daughter’s Closet

Shopping for back to school clothing is a rite of passage for mothers and daughters, I think. Except now that my daughter is at an age when she wants to have a say in what she wears, that usually means a lot more time spent at the store than I’d like.  However, Walmart’s new online… Continue reading Need Back to School Fashion Inspiration? Find It In My Daughter’s Closet

Glam DIY Ombré Bracelets

If you’ve been paying attention at all, you’ve probably noticed that the ombré trend is everywhere, from nail designs to clothes and even home decor and painted furniture. And with good reason. It’s gorgeous! (aff) If you have no idea what I am talking about, ombré is a style that uses several colors or tones that… Continue reading Glam DIY Ombré Bracelets