Life & Adulting · Style & Fashion

Beginners Guide to Thrifting Part 1

So you want to start thrifting? Or maybe you’ve gone to Goodwill or your local thrift shop and completely struck out – you didn’t know what to do or where to look. Let me share with you my tips and tricks to thrifting. Several years ago I made a life changing decision, I walked into my local Goodwill.… Continue reading Beginners Guide to Thrifting Part 1

Life & Adulting · Style & Fashion

Universal Truths

I struggled in my teens and twenties with this idea. Like many young, naive, and at times insecure girls I believed the smaller the size and more expensive the price of my clothes, the better. Looking back I wish I could have given my younger self a stern talking to and realized that clothing sizes… Continue reading Universal Truths

Life & Adulting · Parenting & Kids

Why I Quit Blogging for Two Years

It’s hard to believe, but I haven’t blogged in nearly two years!  If you are still following my blog, thank  you, if you are new to my blog, welcome!  I have been active on Instagram, for the last year, posting my mostly thrifted and secondhand outfits, encouraging others on a budget to share and tag… Continue reading Why I Quit Blogging for Two Years

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Like most people, I love giving and receiving gift cards – they are easy to purchase, the recipient will be able to buy what they want, no gift wrapping, most don’t expire, etc.  But what happens when you have an unwanted or unused gift card?  Most sit in a desk drawer, wallet, or purse forgotten… Continue reading GiftCardRescue

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2014 is Mine!

It is hard to believe that 2013 has come and gone, and we are already five days into 2014. I feel guilty for neglecting my blog so much in the past few months. The reason I have not been blogging is very personal, but I feel I can’t be true to myself or my readers… Continue reading 2014 is Mine!