Style & Fashion

OOTD: Summer Day Dress

Hello fabulous frugalistas and happy Friday! I apologize for not keeping up with my posts, I have a backlog of things to post about that I am hoping to get to before I go back to my “real job” as a teacher next month. Purple short sleeve dress old Banana Republic Factory. I bought this… Continue reading OOTD: Summer Day Dress

Cooking & Eating

How to BBQ Tri-Tip

There is nothing better than barbecued tri-tip!  My husband and I grill year round on our Weber gas grill and our Weber charcoal grill.  We’ve found from years of barbecuing experience the perfect marinade for tri-tip and how to perfectly grill tri-tip. Marinade Recipe * All of these measurements are approximate, I just dump and… Continue reading How to BBQ Tri-Tip

Style & Fashion

OOTD: Red, White, & Blue

Today’s outfit is a casual option for the Fourth of July or a weekend look.  Red, white, and blue will always be a winning look in my book! Red and White Striped T-Shirt $5.99 from Ross.  I love the fit of this t-shirt!  It is fitted without being tight and the length is perfect, I don’t… Continue reading OOTD: Red, White, & Blue

Life & Adulting

Summer Time is Here, Time to De-Clutter!

Are you ready to de-clutter your life? Good for you! It’s time to feel refreshed and renewed by saying goodbye to the old “stuff” in your life. But hold the phone, just because you may be getting rid of your unwanted things, doesn’t mean you have to just throw them away. Completely on the contrary,… Continue reading Summer Time is Here, Time to De-Clutter!

Style & Fashion

OOTD: Watermelon & Mint

I love wearing dresses!  Dresses are my go to outfit in the summer.  I feel like they are so easy and you stay cooler in a dress. Watermelon Pocket Dress from the Gap Outlet, last seen here.  I know a lot of people who hate shopping at outlets or looking on clearance racks.  I think… Continue reading OOTD: Watermelon & Mint

Style & Fashion

OOTD: Black & Tan

Hello my fabulous readers!  I have been asked why I haven’t been blogging as much and the answer is a bit selfish – I am having so much fun being a stay-at-home mom for the summer, that I don’t want to miss a moment with my son, and it is exhausting taking care of a… Continue reading OOTD: Black & Tan

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