Style | Plus Size Shopping at Nordstrom

Let’s talk, shall we? I’m sure you’ve all noticed that I’m a huge fan of plus size shopping at Nordstrom and Nordstrom Rack. I’ve been going through a personal style phase and it’s actually helped mold and better identify my style. I know what works for me, I know what makes me feel good, and I… 

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Events | Thrift With Nic in 2015

Happy Thrifty Thursday, friends! Just wanted to briefly share a few thrifty things I have coming up for the year. I successfully hosted my 1st Thrift With Nic event last year and I had a ball! I was able to meet and shop with new thrifters, teach a few thrifting tricks and a lot more. I… 

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February Must Haves

Lifestyle | February Must Haves

I recently made a mental note of my February must have items and finally put it all on paper so I wouldn’t forget. Most of the items deal with my health and skin care goals, while the others are tech and decor/house needs. There are a few other things I have on my written list, but for the… 

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Style | Styling Neutral Colors

There’s something about styling neutral colors that makes getting dressed in the morning a breeze. As a fan of black and brown, my love for neutrals should come as no surprise. Neutral colors are so easy to style and I think most of my style blogger friends would agree. Every time I browse Pinterest for outfit inspiration I see… 

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Thrift Shopping Tips

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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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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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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