Fashion and Beauty

8 Fall Outfits To Inspire You!


Happy Labor day! Isn't it great to have a day off from work (I'm hoping you have the day off)? Of course, even though I'm home today there's lots of work I need to do around my house. Yuck! I'm going to do some organizing and cleaning and then we're headed to a birthday party for my Dad. I thought I'd share some fall fashion inspiration with you … [Read more...]

Fall Fashion Color-Burgundy


Happy Monday! I hope you had a great weekend. I've been looking at fall fashion colors and burgundy (it's also called plum, and oxblood) seems to be popping up everywhere. Whether it's skirts, (Old Navy) Blazers, (Banana Republic) Or pants (The Limited). I'm adding some of the fall fashion color to my wardrobe in a simple … [Read more...]

5 Fabulous Fall Fashion Trends

5 Fabulous fall fashion trends

I've been looking at a lot of fall fashion over the last several weeks and I've found some items that I reeeeeeeally need want. These are my 5 fabulous fall trends that I'm going to try to purchase over the next several months. All of these items are from Banana Republic and if I had the money, I'd walk in and buy them today. But that's not … [Read more...]

What I Wore-July 2013

What I Wore-July 2013

***I'm still working on the ads that are floating on my site, they should NOT be doing that! It would help me if you could tell me what you're seeing. I promise I will get this fixed. Do you remember last week when I wrote my post, When Life Happens? I shared about some things going on in our families life and how busy this week would be. Well, … [Read more...]

Tie It Together Thursday-Adding Accessories

Tie It Together Thursday

I'm excited about my new feature, Tie It Together Thursday! This is where you send me a picture of an outfit and I add the accessories. I'm NOT a professional stylist. Just a girl who loves to accessorize! It's fun to take an ordinary outfit and make it pop! Krista, sent me this Ann Taylor dress~~It. is. adorable! She only paid $25 for it! … [Read more...]

Accessorizing a Chevron Dress

Accessorizing A Chevron Dress

One of the things I love to do, is to accessorize an outfit. I use to not put much effort into accessorizing but the last several years I've realized that to make an outfit really pop, accessorizing is a must. That's why I was super excited when Richella, a friend of mine who happens to have an amazing blog called Imparting Grace, sent me this … [Read more...]

A Look Back At June 2013

A Look Back At June 2013

I cannot believe it's the last day of June 2013! Where is the summer going? Pretty soon I'm going to be sharing fall fashion. What?? Oh well, June has been a great month so in case you missed anything here's some of my most popular posts. 1. 7 Pieces 7 Outfits- I will be doing this again. It was a hit! 2. Our "Clean Eating" Journey-I'll … [Read more...]

Favorite Fashion PINS


Happy Saturday! Today I'm sharing my Favorite Fashion PINS. The theme is summer dresses! I love to wear comfortable and casual dresses or skirts this time of the year. They're pretty and perfect to wear in warm … [Read more...]

Maxi Skirt Fashion For Women Over 40

What I Wore-My Style

You've probably noticed all the maxi skirt fashion for spring and summer. Some of you have emailed me and asked if women over 40 can wear them. Can I just say "Yes!" This is a great trend for women over 40! The key is knowing how to style them for your body type. If you are thin with slender hips you can wear them with your shirts tucked in or … [Read more...]

Mixing Fashion & Faith

Fashion & Faith

Over a year ago I wrote a post titled, Can you Mix Fashion & Jesus? I wasn't sure how well it would go over but the response was incredibly positive. I decided to start moving my blog in the direction of fashion & faith and it has been quite a journey! I've even gotten a little more specific with sharing tips for women over 40. Blogland … [Read more...]

I’m Ready For Spring Fashion

I'm Thinking Spring

Happy Monday friends! I hope you had a wonderful weekend. I don't know about you all, but I can't help but think of Spring. The weather isn't showing any signs of it yet but that doesn't mean I can't start taking a look at some spring fashion. Here's a few of my favorite things: 1.1969 always skinny skimmer jeans in mint green from Gap - … [Read more...]

My Closet Organization


I shared with you a few weeks ago that I was going to get my closet organized. My husband and I shared our master bedroom walk-in closet but to be honest it isn't large enough for the two of us. So I decided to bail out and use a closet in our guest bedroom. This is how bad my closet had gotten. I will only show this picture one time, … [Read more...]

What I Wore-Mother/Daughter Fashion

What I Wore

Today is a special What I Wore day because I'm sharing some Mother/Daughter fashion. I've wanted to include Courtney in some of my fashion posts. I know there are some younger women who read my blog and some of you have daughters so I thought it would be fun. Courtney and I love to go shopping together. It's quality mother/daughter time and … [Read more...]

Need a Personal Shopper?

Stitch Fix

Have you ever wished you had a personal shopper? Do you hate the idea of going to store after store trying to find something to wear? Well, I might have the perfect thing for you! It's called Stitch Fix. What is Stitch Fix?  Stitch Fix is a personal styling service. A group of stylists put together 5 stylish pieces of clothing … [Read more...]

A Look Back At December 2012

A Look Back at December 2012 Collage

Well here we are the last day of the month, even better it's the last day of the year! Where did the year go? Since it's the last day of the month, I'm taking a look back at December 2012. Wow, was it a busy month! I'm ready to get back to some "normal"{umm, what is normal?}. This month I shared 12 Days to a More Fashionable Christmas. I … [Read more...]

Last Minute Gift Ideas!

last minute gift ideas

In case you're heading out to shop today for some stocking stuffers or gifts, here's some great last minute gift ideas. 1. L'Oreal infallible eyeliner 2. Eyelash curler - we all need one of these! 3. Brush Kit 4. Chi Flat Iron 5. Chambray Shirt 6. EOS organic lip balm 7. Scarf I love all these items! They would make great … [Read more...]

Fashionable Christmas-Sequins

Fashionable Christmas

It's Day 12 of my 12 Days to a more Fashionable Christmas! I'm sorry I'm late posting. The last few days have been super busy! A few weeks ago I posted some sequins outfits from Pinterest. This season, sequins is definitely fashionable. I love a black pencil skirt and this black sequins skirt is a classic look. Source: … [Read more...]

Fashionable Christmas-Skirts

Fashionable Christmas-Skirts

It's Day 11 of a more Fashionable Christmas. This Christmas season is full of holiday skirts! There are lots of fun skirts to wear or you can stick with a traditional black pencil skirt. I love a black pencil skirt because it's so versatile. I also love wearing red this time of the year, just add some jewelry and you're ready for the holidays. … [Read more...]

Fashionable Christmas-Jewelry

Fashionable Christmas-Jewelry

It's Day 9 of my 12 Days to a more Fashionable Christmas and we're talking Jewelry. Where do I begin? Fashionable jewelry is everywhere from earrings, to necklaces, to rings and bracelets. Today we'll look at Collar Necklaces. If you're looking to add some flair to your outfit these decadent riffs on Peter Pan or tuxedo collars are the perfect … [Read more...]

Fashionable Christmas-Dresses

Fashionable Christmas-dresses

Hi friends! I've struggled writing this post. My heart is still so heavy over the loss of life. Funerals will begin today for the children and adults at Sandy Hook. I will continue to pray, and to beg for healing not only for the community of Sandy Hook but also for our nation. Over the last week, I've been sharing ideas for a more Fashionable … [Read more...]