Style | Thrift Shopping Tips for the New Year

Happy Thrifty Thursday! Would you believe it if I told you that I have not been hardcore thrifting in months? Well, believe it. It’s a sad reality and I can’t believe it myself. I’m actually seeing the positive effect that it’s having on my bank account, so I won’t complain. So in making an honest… 

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Macy's Black History Month 2015

Events | Macy’s Black History Month “The Soul Era” Event

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Vintage Style - All Black OOTD

Personal Style | All Black Outfits

All black outfits are so good. They’re slimming, easy to keep clean, versatile, and did I mention slimming? This weekend I found myself wearing at least 3 all black outfits. As you may know by now, I’m in the process of simplifying my wardrobe. Wearing all black is a key step for me in the whole… 

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Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

5 Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

Remember my slight obsession with audiobooks? Well, I’m still slightly obsessed - nothing has changed there. However, I’m really getting into podcasts lately. They’re GREAT and there are so many to choose from. If you’re not 100% sure what a podcast is, it’s a pretty simple concept to digest. According Google, a podcast is a digital… 

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Red Nikes - Nike Fitsole

Personal Style | Comfort + Simplicity in Plus Size Casual Wear

Guess who’s back with a NEW outfit post?! Little ‘ol me, that’s who. It took me a while to get back in the swing of things, but I’m glad to be back “in front of the camera”. I went through some back and forth about including (so many) OOTD posts this year. But after talking… 

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Be Fearless

2015 | The Year to be Fearless

Happy New Year, friends! It seems like forever since I’ve written to you. I hope you had a wonderful and joyous holiday season. I was able to spend a lot of time with my family and friends. We relaxed, ate, cooked, laughed, played games for hours on end and just had an all-out GREAT holiday…. 

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Year in Review

Year in Review + Happy Holidays

Hey friends! There’s only a few days left until Christmas. Are you excited? I know I am. I can’t wait to spend time with my family and of course, eat some good food! Before I go off and enjoy some holiday festivities, I wanted to pop in and do a brief year in review of the blog…. 

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Gift Ideas - Parents and Inlaws

Holiday Gift Guide | Gift Ideas for Parents and In-laws

Shopping for your parents and in-laws can sometimes be a tedious task. Personally, shopping for my parents is pretty easy. But when it comes to my in-laws, that’s where I get stuck. While hubby and I have decided not to gift our parents large gifts this year, I still wanted to provide a few gift ideas… 

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Are you looking for vision board ideas and tips? Read more and find out how you can make your vision board come to life in 2015!

7 Vision Board Ideas | Make Your Vision Board Come to Life

Last year I shared a few of my vision board ideas  on the blog and I received a lot of positive feedback. This year I’m excited to share a few more of my vision board ideas, but more specially I’m excited to share ways on how to make you vision board come to life!  I just started reading… 

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