Building Your Fall Wardrobe {Shoes}

life is short buy the shoes

It's Day 22 of 31 days of Fall Fashion & Beauty Tips and we're building your fall wardrobe. Today we're adding shoes! Okay, lets talk shoes! I love this motto, life is short, buy the shoes. I remind myself of this often. :-) Since we're building your fall wardrobe, we'll begin with the basic shoes you'll need in your … [Read more...]

New Fall Shoe Collection

Stitch Fix necklace

Well, I told you I was going to start sharing some fall fashion with you. August is here and I'm ready to look at my fall wardrobe. I like to see what I have and what things I might want to add. I recently got an email in my inbox from Ann Taylor Stores. It said "Debuting Today: Our NEW Fall Shoe Collection". Um, yes, please! I clicked over … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day Outfits

Mother's Day Outfits

It's hard to believe this weekend is Mother's day. It's still a little difficult for me since losing my Mom in 2009. I miss her so much! If you still have your Mom hug her extra tight, there's nothing like a Mother's love. We do have an exciting weekend because my son is graduating from Law school this Saturday. I know my Mom would be so proud … [Read more...]

The Lucite Trend-Spring 2013

The Lucite Trend-Spring 2013

I'm not sure if you've noticed but Lucite is a huge trend for Spring 2013. Lucite is a clear plastic and is being used in shoes, jewelry and other accessories. Here's a shoe with Lucite added. I love this look. {source} These earrings are from Anthropologie. {source} This bracelet from JC Penney's has white and clear … [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...]

Friday Favorite’s and a Giveaway Winner

Friday Favorites

Good morning ladies! First let me share the Curél® giveaway winner. I used a plugin called And the Winner is...and it picks the winner (thank goodness!) Your Winner(confirmed) Author: Debbie F. Comment: I would love to try this. I hate my skin in the winter time!!!! YIKES! Happy dance for Debbie!! I'll be emailing you ASAP. Thank you … [Read more...]

DIY Cap Toe Shoes

DIY Cap Toe Shoes

Good morning! I decided to do a DIY project this weekend and make a pair of cap toe shoes. I don't know if you've noticed, but cap toe shoes are everywhere. Here's a picture of pair of cap toe shoes that you can buy. {source} Now I'm not going to tell you this was super easy, but it could be because I'm not known to a great DIYer (is that … [Read more...]

Must Have Fashions For the Fall/Winter Season

wedge shoes

I love to look at fashion trends for the current season. Magazines and blogs are all sharing their must haves for the Fall/Winter season. Let's be honest, there's NOTHING we HAVE to have. Fashion trends come and go and I can't change my whole wardrobe with every season. But I do like to update my wardrobe with a few of the current trends. It's … [Read more...]