What NOT To Wear: New Year's Eve Edition

Happy New Year's Eve, y'all! What a great year this has been. Not void of challenges by any means, but it was awesome. I feel like I've grown a lot over the past year. And am so excited for 2013. I did a little year in review recap of 2012 & shared my "intentional goals" for 2013 . Now it's time for a fashion post...New Year's Eve edition, of course.  I've seen some pretty amazing posts about what to wear for NYE . As much as I love clothes & s… Read more

It's a Brunch with the Girls + 'Playing Doctor' Kinda Saturday

Today has been a pretty laid back kinda day. I think I've mentioned before that hubby & I are unnecessarily busy...seems like we're always running around here, there, and it's nice to just not have much to do on the weekend.  My vacay is coming to an end, so I'm trying to prepare my mind for what's to come. The first quarter of the year is the busiest time for me at work so I'm really trying to savor this last bit of quiet and laziness. I m… Read more

High Five for Friday

Today I'm linking up with Lauren for H54F! For more of my random life, follow me on Instagram !  {1} This one is more of a high AND low. High : I found these GORGEOUS shoes on And was super excited when they arrived the other day. Low : But sadly, I CAN NOT walk in them. And here's the thing...I'm a heels kinda girl. But these...can't do it. I tried them on and almost twisted my ankle TWICE! :| Sooo...I've decided to send them back. Sad day. (2) My dess… Read more

Living Intentionally in 2013

I am ter-ri-ble with resolutions. Probably because I NEVER follow through with them. So instead of listing a bunch of fluffy resolutions, I've compiled a list of 10 intentional goals for 2013. 1 . {Less me. More God . More others .} I'm challenging myself to serve God & others through weekly random acts of kindness. Writing more letters & thank you cards. Paying for strangers' coffee at Starbucks. Giving up a close parking spot to the car behind me. Taping a dollar to… Read more

To Trend...Or Not to Trend?

...that is the question. Before we get to this week's topic, let's do a little recap: Week 1:  Trends I Adore...Just Not for Me Week 2:  Trends I'm NOT Loving So Much And this week's topic is: Trends I'm REALLY  Digging... And Wearing Often I started down the path of creating a collage of all of the trends I'm really digging at the moment and suddenly remembered I had pretty much already put one together AND blogged about it here . One of my first blog posts. ;) So r… Read more

Girls' Night Out: Black & White + A Pop of Pink

Pinterest strikes AGAIN! Gosh, what did we DO before Pinterest?? I need to add meet the brainchild behind Pinterest to my bucket list. OK, enough gushing over Pinterest. For today. I pinned these 4 outfits over the past year or so.  1 | 2 | 3 | 4 Apparently, I like this color combo. ;) My friend Jasmin & her hubby usually host a holiday game night each year. But this year, we decided to leave the guys at home for some much needed girl time. And no combo of colors says GNO better th… Read more

2012 Year in Review...According to My iPhone

I have over 2,000 pictures on my iPhone. So I figured it was time to start transferring some of them to my computer. And as I was going through them, I realized just how much happened this past year. Then it hit me...duh....a year in review blog post was totally in order. And so I bring you my  2012 Year in Review....According to my iPhone . January Your eyes aren't deceiving you. I found out I was preggers on January 27th. And on January 28th, I miscarried at 4 weeks.   I experienc… Read more