Life + Style Feature | Alissa of The Adored Life

Alissa is a recent college graduate from Kansas. Thanks to Bloglovin‘, I found her site a few months back. I enjoy the way she incorporates some of the latest trends in her OOTD posts without losing her sense of personal style. It’s a genius, stylish mix! She has a witty sense of humor and knack for making… 

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Inspirational Tuesday – September’s Inspirational Giveaway

Hey there! You may have noticed from yesterday’s post that I’m hosting a September giveaway. Along with the journals, beauty products and Nic’s Picks jewelry, Ashley of FabEllis and Christa from Inspired by Beatrice Clay were kind enough to add some great items to the stash! All the items included were carefully picked because I wanted each one to bring… 

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Personal Style Monday – Back in Action with Forever 21 Plus Size

Hello there, friends! It’s SO good to be back to blogging after being “off” for a little bit. Every now and then, a break is necessary. I’m now back in action and ready for the fall. I have some great outfits, guest bloggers, and more in store for you and I know you’ll love ‘em!… 

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Chrisette Michele Interview: Rich Hipster, R&B Divas of LA & More

I know…I said I’d be back to blogging on September 1st, lol! But I HAD to share this post with you all and something tells me you’re going to be happy I did. Yesterday morning, I had the pleasure of speaking to the lovely Grammy-award winning singer-song writer Chrisette Michelle. A fan of her music… 

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Whitney ‘Nic’ James Summer Wrap Up

Happy Monday, friends! I hope you all had an amazing weekend. Mine was enjoyable. I hosted my 1st Nic’s Picks shopping event and I’m pleased to say it was a success! It’s always a bit nerve wrecking when you’re planning an event, especially one for yourself. But to see everything come together and to see… 

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Style Feature: Rachelle of Pink Sole

Today on the blog, I’m excited to introduce you to my latest #summerwithnic style feature, Rachelle! Rachelle’s sweet and girly style caught my eye months ago and since then, I’ve been a die-hard Pink Sole fan. I adore her feminine and fashion forward posts, as well as her take on latest trends. Rachelle knows how to take the latest… 

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Plus Size Fancy Pants

Personal Style – Plus Size Slouchy Pants from Nordstrom Rack

If you haven’t noticed, I kind of switched days here on the blog. Usually I do my inspirational posts on Tuesday and my personal style posts on Monday’s. However, I decided to do a WNJ Inspires post yesterday. Next week, things will be back to normal, I guess, lol! Anywho, onto today’s post… When it comes to plus size… 

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28 Life Lessons…

Happy Monday! As I celebrate my 28th birthday today, I want to share 28 life lessons I’m taking with me into my new year. 27 was a year of lessons, preparation and growth. It was one of my most challenging years for many reasons, but it was a great one nonetheless. This year I will have less… 

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Consignment vs. Thrifting

Thrifty Thursday: Thrift vs. Consignment

Hey there! Today I want to talk about thrift vs. consignment. While I’ve been more partial to thrifting, I must say that consignment shopping has been a fun adventure lately. As the Consignment Thread writer for DomiCile Magazine, I’ve been trekking across the DMV area looking for the best spots for consignment shopping. Some people have asked what’s… 

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