Style & Fashion

The Dress For Every Woman

I recently received my first Karina Dress and I am a huge fan.  I will admit I was a bit skeptical when I read that Karina dresses will flatter all body types, but it’s true! I am wearing the Nora, this dress is designed for hourglass shapes, read more about the Nora here. I absolutely love this… Continue reading The Dress For Every Woman

Life & Adulting

You Are Not Defined By A Number

I’m a 34 year old mom of two, my body image and self-esteem have been on a roller coaster for much more of my life than I’d like to admit.  Besides the usual societal and social media pressures, I mostly blame my bathroom scale and myself. The first mistake I made was buying a scale when… Continue reading You Are Not Defined By A Number

Life & Adulting · Parenting & Kids

Nine Mom Truths

Good morning and Happy Mother’s Day! I’ve been a member of the mom club for five years and this is what I’ve learned so far.  1. Being a mom is the most rewarding and challenging job in the world.  2. I understand and respect my own mom so much more since I’ve become a mom. … Continue reading Nine Mom Truths

Parenting & Kids · Style & Fashion

PatPat Daily Deals for Moms & Babies

   I am always on the hunt for deals on great products for myself and my family. I have partnered with PatPat as a brand ambassador to offer you a 25% discount on your first order with coupon code KARI25. For subsequent orders you can use code KARI25 for 10% off.  PatPat is unique in that… Continue reading PatPat Daily Deals for Moms & Babies

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