Summer Hair Tips: Hair Care & Styling


The heat and humidity have cranked up around here so I thought I would share some of my Summer Hair Tips with you. My hair is fine but I have a lot of it, and it also gets frizzy when the humidity is high. This won't be a shock to any of you, but I like me some volume. :-) Here is what I use to get volume, even in the summer months. I … [Read more...]

Fashion Over 40-LOFT Dress


It's hard to believe this is the last week of July! It has been a busy summer for us and I don't know about you, but I'm not ready to say goodbye to summer yet. I do start thinking about transition pieces in my wardrobe. This LOFT dress is spot on for the hot weather right now but a month from now I could add a cardigan and some booties and it … [Read more...]

Sunday Encouragement-Facing Your Fear


Psalm 27:1, “The LORD is my light and my salvation–whom shall I fear? The LORD is the stronghold of my life–of whom shall I be afraid?” I can’t tell you how many times I have claimed Psalm 27:1. When fear seems to get the best of me, I'm reminded there is nothing we should fear with Christ. We have a God who loves us and no matter our … [Read more...]

Fashion Friday-Boutique Style

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Well, happy Friday friends! It has been a crazy, busy week around here so I'm glad the weekend is finally here (deep breath). I'm excited to share some fashion from Glamour Farms today. They offer chic & contemporary styles at affordable prices. Yes, please! (Use code: Spivey548 for $10 off your order!) Many of you have said you like … [Read more...]

Colorful Summer Fashion


I have learned over the years, that color is my friend. If I feel tired it shows, but popping some color in my outfit not only brightens my face, but it brightens my mood. Color=cheerful in my book. This hot pink top says summer fashion and is one of my favorite tops, it's light weight and I love the sleeve length. I added my coral Kendra … [Read more...]

Summer Fashion For Women Over 40

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Happy Hump Day! I love sharing summer fashion that is simple and comfortable. We are finally getting some pretty weather and I plan on taking full advantage of it! We talked Monday about this green color for fall but it's also been popular this summer. I love these green shorts from LOFT. I have them in several different colors. They are 60% … [Read more...]

Fitness Over 40 Challenge

Fitness Over 40 Challenge

I have been wanting to do a Fitness Over 40 Challenge with you for a while! But doing a fitness challenge meant putting it together, and truthfully that is a lot of work. Well, I finally have gotten it together and I'm so excited to share it with you! It's no secret that I talk about trying to be healthy in my forties and beyond. Let me just … [Read more...]

Fashion Color Report Fall 2015


I know what some of you are thinking, it's summer, so why are we talking about fall fashion. Well, believe it or not, I've been looking ahead to see what we have in store for fall. The first step as I'm looking at fall fashion is to see what colors are going to be popular. I thought I would share the Pantone Fashion Color Report Fall 2015 with … [Read more...]

Sunday Encouragement-God’s Goodness


As you look back over the past week, can you see God's goodness? Maybe you had a wonderful week or maybe this has been one of the most difficult weeks. Your Monday started out sunny but by Friday everything had changed and dark clouds seem to be hovering over you. Life is full of ups and downs and change is to be expected. The one thing we … [Read more...]

Let’s Talk Nails!


I say this all the time but I should "never say never". We've discussed nails before and I thought I had my mind made up. I was going to have gel nails done from now on, period. Well, for the past several months, I have switched from gel nails to an acrylic overlay. I'm not going to bore you with all the pros and cons of gel nails vs. acrylic … [Read more...]