Boots, Boots, Boots

Boots, Boots, Boots

It is possible that there is nothing that I love more about Fall than wearing boots.  Well, and coats – I LOVE jackets – and sweaters… Let’s just say that wearing boots is one the things that I really love about Fall!  This season boots come in many many shapes and sizes.  So I have […]

12 Life lessons worth learning NOW

12 Life lessons worth learning NOW

As I reflect on turning 30, and how this affects my life perspective and informs my decision making… I thought it might be worth while to share some of the things I have taken away from my 30 years of life experience.   Let it go.  Highschool AND college.  I know it may be hard, […]

Fashionphile… a designer handbag addict’s MECCA

Fashionphile… a designer handbag addict’s MECCA

I am not sure if I am just late to the game or what… but a couple months ago I discovered this AMAZING website to buy/sell AUTHENTIC designer bags (used). I thought about it for a while, continually checked their online inventory, googled them and read reviews and have come to the conclusion that they […]

Family Birthday Fiesta!

Family Birthday Fiesta!

It has kind of become a family tradition that prior to my birthday my immediate family will come to town and we will do a little private birthday celebration. I love the time to spend just with them, and we usually do something very low-key (like go to my absolute-favorite-dirt-cheap-texmex joint and then go home […]

Drug Store Beauty Buys!

Drug Store Beauty Buys!

I am a makeup junkie. There, I said it.  I have TONS of makeup.  And, just as with clothes, shoes and handbags I generally lean toward designer products.  There are, however, a few stellar products I wanted to share with you that you can pick up for just a few dollars at the local drugstore […]

The Fall Shoe Edit

The Fall Shoe Edit

Do you see a theme here? Grey, green, grey, snakeskin, grey, burgundy, grey, navy, grey… get it?? This fall is TOTALLY about grey with pops of green, navy, and burgundy mixed and and fun patterns like (the always classic) leopard, snakeskin, and plaid.  Just as with handbags, I can’t get enough suede, animal print, and […]

Messy Bun: A hair tutorial for the novice

Messy Bun: A hair tutorial for the novice

We all need a go-to hair style for the mornings when we just don’t have enough time.  For a while, the top knot was the big dog on campus, but now there is a new kid in town, and man… is that one chic kid or what?!? (I’m talking about the messy bun people, do […]