• Thoughts

    Navigating a real estate transaction

    This post is going to be kind of boring for anyone who wants to read about beauty, fashion, or subscription boxes. It is a tip though and speaks to the importance of knowing who your real estate agent, reading your…

  • Subscription Boxes

    Editor’s Box

    I have heard a lot about the FabFitFun subscription box. As I have mentioned in previous posts, I currently subscribe to Ipsy and Stitch Fix. I decided to give FabFitFun a try after reading a number of reviews and seeing the quality…

  • clothing,  fashion steals,  Nordstroms

    Cold shoulders

    I remember about six months ago when someone I work with had a really cute top on that had cut outs around the shoulders. I think I’ve shared before that I am somewhat self-conscious about baring my arms as I…

  • erin condren,  lifestyle,  planners

    Planner Style

    A year ago, I stumbled upon a little known world of planner people – specifically, women who buy planners and then decorate them with all kind of doo-dads and what-nots. I think most of us when we buy a planner,…

  • Thoughts

    Larger than life

    A few days ago, I learned that a friend and colleague had suffered a massive heart attack. There was hope that he would pull through, but four days after his heart attack, he passed away. He was 50. His death…

  • blog,  clothing,  dresses,  fashion steals,  the loft

    Black & Blue

    We finally had a day without heavy rain. I’m not complaining because where I live we have been in a drought for the past few years. That being said, our area experienced mudslides, flooding, downed trees and power outages. I…

  • blog

    Patience please

    Today I took the plunge to purchase my own domain and move to a hosting company. I was going to wait until the first of next month, but ended up getting a really good deal with Namecheap.com for hosting and…

  • clothing,  fashion steals,  Nordstroms

    My Fashion Steal

    There are moments in life when you just cannot believe that you have stumbled upon something that really is too good to be true. That happened to me about two weeks ago. For my birthday in October, my son gave…