Style Inspiration | New Year’s Eve

I know what it’s like to have no idea what to wear on New Year’s Eve. I’ve been there many times and I can tell you it’s frustrating. If that’s where you’re at right now, considering it’s only a day away, I want to offer you a little style inspiration courtesy of a few of my blogger amigas. They’re out there posting their New Year’s Eve style on Instagram. Take a look at the outfits they put together. Below you’ll find everything from sequins, fringe, black on black, pops of bright colors, and even polka dots. Yes, I’m such a…

My Favorite Blog Posts of 2015

When I look back on this past year, I can’t help but really reflect on my personal growth. Where have I been as a person? What have I learned? How will I use that to better my life? Turns out, 2015 has been a year unlike any other. I’ve learned a few things and started a journey or two. And like the blogger I am, I decided to share with you on this blog—through a few personal posts. I went through my blog archives and pulled out seven posts that stood out to me. I can remember what was going on…

Sequin Obsession | $50 and Under

Oh sequins…why do I love you so much? It has clearly become a little bit of an obsession. Especially, when I’m online searching for anything covered in sequins. I do this for you guys…I swear. I am definitely going to blame the holidays on this one. Even though we all know you can wear them anytime of the year. Yes, you can! If you’re a lover of all things sparkly, but don’t want to spend too much, I found a few sequin pieces, from accessories to plus size dresses, that caught my eye and are all under $50. Click through…

Last-Minute Christmas Shopping for My Mom

Sponsored by JCPenney Mom…if you’re reading this post, please stop right now. I know you’re probably still reading this, so I’m going to do my best to make sure you’ll be surprised when you open your gifts on Christmas. True story guys…I have been asking my mom to send me a list of the things she might want or need and to this day she refuses to send one over. She just replies…”surprise me.” So, that’s basically what I had to do. I ran over to JCPenney bright and early this morning to do some last-minute shopping for my mom.…

Christmas Casual

It’s no surprise that I love to dress as comfy as possible. Even when the holidays roll around I make sure that my festive outfits always reflect my personal style—which is pretty much comfy casual. I’ll even take my sequined pieces there if it calls for it. Like I did with this latest outfit from Lane Bryant, that I will probably wear on Christmas Eve with the family. I appreciate the fact that sequins come in all shapes and forms. And I am a sucker for a quality sequined jacket or blazer. I see them as statement pieces that will…

Last-Minute Christmas Shopping Tips

Sponsored by Kmart. Believe me. I’ve been there. Last-minute Christmas shopping can be crazy stressful. It’s OK! It happens to the best of us. I commend those who had their shopping done months ago (insert side-eye here). If that’s not you, I’m here with some helpful shopping tips for you guys. With only a few days left until the most joyful day of the year, it’s time to get shopping! Be Organized and Do Your Research Start by creating a list of the people you need to shop for and brainstorm gift ideas before heading out. Check out a few gift…

3 Ways to Help Your Holiday Makeup Last

I may not be a professional makeup artist or beauty guru, but I have learned a few things over the years. Like…how to make that holiday makeup you worked so hard on last throughout the night. And it’s a lot easier than you imagined. I have three tips to share with you, that anyone can master. All it takes is investing in a few key beauty products. Primer Before an ounce of makeup touches your face, make sure to use a primer. I usually apply this to my face after my moisturizer. This will help your makeup last throughout the night,…

Boho Holiday

As much as I love wearing sequins during the holiday’s, sometimes I like to mix things up and try something a little different. If you’re all about an unconventional holiday look, but still want that drama, then I think the Lavish Alice Floaty Sleeve Playsuit from Simply Be might be your thing. It’s the ultimate party romper in one of my favorite colors and it has serious boho vibes! I saw this online and instantly had to have it. I loved it so much, that I forgot one little thing about me and the rompers. Because I have a bigger-than-average-sized chest,…

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