Style & Fashion

OOTD: Lace Skirt

My summer vacation officially started last Thursday afternoon. Whoo hoo!  I have been having a blast being home with my son and just relaxing!  Having summers off is a major perk of teaching!  I am getting into my vacation mode and am ready to have a regular blogging schedule! Cream lace floral skirt from the Gap… Continue reading OOTD: Lace Skirt

Style & Fashion

OOTD: Orange and White

Happy Tuesday!  I hope everyone had a wonderful Memorial Day weekend.  I am behind once again on my posts, very little to no phone/internet service for me this weekend at my family cabin.  I actually wore this last week, which I guess means I broke one of the many fashion rules I tend to ignore,… Continue reading OOTD: Orange and White

Style & Fashion

OOTD: Stripes and Polka Dots

Once again I am a bit behind on posts, but better late than never!  I love black and red!  I am not so sure about mixing prints – polka dots and stripes, but I think this worked pretty well.  My husband and two-year old said I looked nice, so that is all that mattered!  Plus,… Continue reading OOTD: Stripes and Polka Dots

Style & Fashion

OOTD: Spring Chevron

Hope your day is bright and sunny!  The chevron scarf I wore is the first chevron item I have purchased.  I figured a scarf was a wise investment because who knows how long the chevron trend will last.  I don’t really consider this scarf to be trendy because I love the bright, bold colors and… Continue reading OOTD: Spring Chevron

Style & Fashion

OOTN: Indian Wedding Reception

This past weekend, I had a once in a lifetime opportunity to attend an Indian Wedding.  By Indian, I mean India not Native American!  The brother of one of my dear friends and coworkers was getting married and my husband and I were lucky enough to be invited to the wedding ceremony and reception.  Unfortunately,… Continue reading OOTN: Indian Wedding Reception

Style & Fashion

Coach Shoes

I go to Ross about once a month. In my opinion the absolute best deals are their shoes. When I saw these Coach sneakers I had to have them! I used my handy RedLaser app when I saw these shoes begging for me to buy them and the best price I could find was $90.… Continue reading Coach Shoes

Home Decor & Gardening

Frugal Home Finds From Ross

When friends and family visit my home, I am often complimented on my decorating style and asked, “Where did you buy that?” They are often surprised when I tell them the items are from discount stores, thrift shops, and flea markets. My latest home shopping trip was to Ross.  If you are patient and have the… Continue reading Frugal Home Finds From Ross