Wow what a whirlwind the last few weeks have been. I can't believe McKenna Reign is already 3 weeks old. I will say going from one kid to two is a lot easier than I thought it would be but I would be lying if I said there were not some minor adjustments we have had to make; but that story is for another day. Today, I want to tell you my birth story because like so many say "no matter how much you plan for the birth you want rarely does it actually happen that way". When I found out I was pregnant for the…
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Don't be a "HOT MESS"
I cannot even to begin to count how many "hot messes" I see daily! And even worse maybe even you are a victim of being a "hot mess". If you are unsure if you fall under the category of being a "hot mess" than read on and lets make sure you are never a "hot mess" again and if you see someone who is let them know how to correct themselves!
Anyone can become a victim of a "hot mess" which is why I felt it was so important to touch on this subject. You can have the best style and have the greatest outfit on…Read more
Traveling in STYLE
"On a long journey, even a straw weighs heavy"...
Okay, I admit I was totally that woman at the airport with way too many pieces of luggage and on top of that my luggage always weighed over the 50lb limit. And then I would try the batting of my eyes to say "please its only a few pounds over", well it usually worked but not always! :) I would be going on vacation for a week but it looked more like I was going for a month. This was my thoughts as I was packing..."well I made need this top and I need these…Read more
Be a FASHIONISTA on your BIG DAY!
Have you recently got engaged? Are you dreaming of your big day and are just overwhelmed with all the planning that needs to be done? Are you looking through 100's of bridal magazines and are completely confused? Maybe you already know the location of your wedding and maybe you already know the colors but as far as the wedding dress and bridesmaid dresses are concerned you have yet to even begin making choices. As we have seen in many movies the bride always seems to of course pick a beautiful dress for…Read more
Have you ever wanted to vintage shop however you walk into the store and you have no idea where to even begin, let alone how to decide if you are getting a good deal or not? I know when I lived in Paris, France for a month one of the many things on my to do list was to go vintage shopping. However, I discovered very quickly just like you how overwhelming it can be if you do not go in with a mission in mind. When I say “mission” I mean you have already decided on what piece(s) of clothing or…Read more
My TOP 10 beauty tips and tricks!
In the spirit of Miss America tonight I thought I would share with you my TOP 10 Beauty Tips and Tricks I have learned as being a pageant girl myself! Have you ever wondered how pageant girls get their hair so volumized or how they always look flawless under those burning bright lights? Well lucky for you I am going to give you some insight about the pageant girl magic!
As we all know there are a million products for hair care, facial care, nail care and the list goes on. So the question is what really are…Read more
SUEDE is taking over the world!
Well if you haven't already noticed, than you must be seriously blind. :) Anyone that walks into a retail store will see the huge increase in everything from men's loafers to women's wedges consisting of SUEDE! Almost every style of shoe you could imagine is now being produced in suede the trend is catching on more and more. I have seen strappy heels, wedges, pumps, loafers, ballerina flats and sandals all made in suede. Anywhere from the whole shoe to a detailed accent and let me tell you I am totally…Read more
Style Icon, Elizabeth Taylor
What a tragic day to lose one of the greatest screen actresses of Hollywood's Golden Age and a style icon. She was known for her stunning and timeless look as well as her role in over five dozen film roles which twice she one Academy Awards for Best Actress. Furthermore, not many women can burn through seven husbands, eight marriages, several near death experiences, have four children, ten grandchildren and four great grandchildren while still finding the time to look stunning. She had the ability to turn…Read more