Does this outfit make me look happy?

It is official, it is SUMMER!     My kids finished the school year and are the years really are flying by fast. Thanks to great teachers they did well in school. My daughter came home with one particular award that brought tears to my eyes, the class Fashionista award. Yes, I am mother to a buddingContinue reading “Does this outfit make me look happy?”

Great Advice

I am lucky to be enjoying some sunshine this week as I tag along on a work conference for my hubby. Of course I am not completely social media free so I am checking in here and there. A friend recently re-posted this status from Clinton Kelly, from the TLC show What Not To Where.Continue reading “Great Advice”

Valentine’s Day

So let’s be honest, flowers die. Candy makes us feel happy while we are eating it but not the next day when our jeans feel tight. Here is my list of things that I would like to “BE MINE.” 1. Red nail polish. Perfect for your nails, or your toes! Or for both. I amContinue reading “Valentine’s Day”

Perfectly Imperfect

Perfectly Imperfect…My Personal Public Service Announcement. It was the night before my kids were starting back to school, and in an effort to be prepared I had my kids pick out their clothes the night before. My daughter went in and dug out a pair of shorts that she wore to death over the summer,Continue reading “Perfectly Imperfect”


I know most of you reading this are just as busy as I am during this time in the year. There are sports, spring festivals and fundraisers, and more activities to pack in with the longer daylight hours. In an effort to keep things short and sweet I  am going try a new type of posting,Continue reading “Changing…”

Spring Things

Spring is a time of renewal…especially for your wardrobe! There is no better time than RIGHT NOW to replenish and refresh. Trust me, if you wait until summer, you won’t be able to find what you are looking for. And if you live locally? You won’t want to miss the Spring Shopping event at AshleyContinue reading “Spring Things”

Superbowl Showdown

Superbowl Showdown Yesterday morning our son asked if we could get a “Game Day Bucket.” “A what?” I asked, with a great deal of trepidation. Apparently it is Kentucky Fried Chicken’s idea of dinner. Eww. Not my idea of dinner. “I don’t think we should eat anything out of bucket,” I said. Our daughter said “If youContinue reading “Superbowl Showdown”

Holiday Hell

That’s right. I said it.  I tried for a better, nicer title, I really did. But this one has been stuck in my head for about 2 weeks. I don’t mean to be all Grinch-like about this time of year but I haven’t run into one woman that doesn’t feel this way.  We all keepContinue reading “Holiday Hell”