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Inside the Mind of a Last Minute Shopper

A few years ago, I wrote about being a last minute shopper. It turns out, I’m still that person. I literally wait until the day of an event or an occasion to run to the mall to get an outfit together. As you can guess, it’s very exhausting! I envy those who plan outfits weeks or days in advance! Read more

Mixing Prints (With a Little Help)

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We all know I’m not the boldest one in the room. But, that’s definitely something I’m working on. And I couldn’t do it with a little help from my friends. It’s a good idea to have some amazing supporters on your side, who are well-versed in creating their own personal style. So, when I have an event to attend, need last-minute styling advice, and am considering mixing prints—who did I call? Read more

Pointed Pump Perfection

The minute my brain even thinks of spring, I just want to wear nothing but pointed pumps. Even though half the time they aren’t the most comfortable style of shoe for my feet. I still love them besides the fact. They go with practically everything. And they come in a range of styles, colors, and prices. Read more

Flower Zoom-In Ultimate Mascara Review (Video)

I have always been a fan of actress Drew Barrymore. Maybe it’s her free spirit…or the fact that’s she’s a great actress. So, when she debuted her beauty line Flower a few year’s ago, I was really excited. I use her Kiss Stick Velvet Lip Color in ‘Get to the Poinsettia’ religiously. I’m still experimenting with some of the other products. I did get my hands on one of the mascaras. Check out this Zoom-In Ultimate Mascara review. And don’t forget to subscribe to my YouTube channel! Read more

Starting Off 2015 My Way (and Loving It)

Do people really make New Year’s resolutions anymore? I’m sitting here, writing up my first post of 2015 and that’s what’s on my mind. I can’t help but think that a lot of people still do, but the real question should be if any of these people follow through with them or not. I didn’t really make any resolutions or even one of those fancy vision boards. In fact, I started off the new year at my own pace. Read more

New Year’s Eve Inspiration / Statement Necklaces Under $20

The rush is on to put together a FAB New Year’s Eve outfit! We all know you can’t forget that blinging statement necklace. But, it’s after Christmas and you’re kind of on a budget or you just might be armed with gift cards. And you definitely don’t want to spend too much on something you’ll wear like once or twice. So, I’ve put together a list of statement necklaces that are $20 and under. You don’t have to worry about shipping either. These are stores most of you have near you. So, let’s go do some New Year’s Eve shopping! Read more

10 Most Popular Posts of 2014

Can you believe 2014 is almost over? I can’t! When I think about the past year and what I’ve written for you, I think about why I started this blog. My intention was to help women like me who didn’t know where to find plus-size fashion. But, as the years have flown by, this blog has evolved into something else. Read more

Ring in 2015 with New Products from Neutrogena / Giveaway (Closed)

This is a compensated post in collaboration with Neutrogena.

OK…so we’ve already established that 2015 is going to be an awesome year…right? Of course it will! Because it’s all about loving your self inside and out. And if you’re anything like me, you’re definitely into trying a few new beauty products too. When I was contacted and asked if I wanted to offer you guys a giveaway of new products from Neutrogena that will launch in 2015—I had to say yes! Read more

New Year’s Eve Inspiration / Hair Accessories

The countdown to 2015 is on! I know you’re all probably in outfit mode. Trying to figure out what you’re going to wear on New Year’s Eve. Hopefully I can help you a little with some inspiration. I’ll start with hair accessories. Because, we all know we can’t leave our luscious locks out on the most exciting night of the year! Read more

3 Signs You Suffer From Dry Winter Skin

This is a compensated post in collaboration with Lubriderm.

Yes, I am that person who deals with dry skin every winter. I’ve discussed it here before. Whenever the colder weather hits I suffer. Even though I live in Los Angeles, it still gets chilly and my skin feels it. I couldn’t imagine living in colder weather. When I’m dealing with dry winter skin, I look a little something like this. Read more