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April 30, 2015

Why Do I Write About Weight?

Prior to November, 2014, I had lost the same 25 to 40 pounds at least ten times in my life. My journey with food started years before when I was still in middle school. At a time when most of my friends gave little thought to food because of their […]
April 29, 2015

How To Wear Cropped Pants In A Flattering Way

The higher the temperatures rise, the shorter our pants often become. And with over 40 fashion, a lot of women choose cropped pants or capris over shorts as their go-to warm weather, everyday style basics. While cropped pants do offer a nice alternative to the heat, it is important to […]
April 25, 2015

Confessions Of A Beginning Blogger: Learned The Hard Way

Are you brand new to the idea of blogging? Today marks the three-month anniversary of my entrance into this wide new world. To say I have come a long way is probably the understatement of the century. Here are some of my confessions of a beginning blogger: learned the hard […]
April 23, 2015

Top Four Excuses For Being Overweight – I Am Bored

I Eat Because I am Bored. We all know the drill. You’re sitting down in the living room watching a television program or surfing the web when your mind suddenly drifts to food. So, you get up from your chair and head off in the direction of the kitchen to meet […]
April 22, 2015

Three Flattering Ways To Wear A Denim Shirt

Typically, I enjoy wearing basic pieces for my day-to-day wardrobe. Nothing gets more basic than a chambray denim shirt, white camisole and khaki pencil skirt for your everyday style. These pieces are really versatile, so they can be mixed and matched with anything. For this outfit, I am showing three […]
April 20, 2015

6 Reasons It Backfires To Use Hunger To Control Weight

Here is a reprint of a recent article I wrote for the website: All Women Stalk 1. Hunger Is Uncomfortable None of us want to envision a life of discomfort or dissatisfaction. But, when we grow accustomed to associating feelings of hunger with managing our weight, we unknowingly set up […]
April 18, 2015

Dresses and Updos: Fashioning Her Value And Worth

I sit here looking at pictures of my beautiful 17-year old daughter, dressed to the nines for her Junior/Senior event. Initially, I am struck by the finely styled hair and lovely dress, but then my attention is drawn to something far more precious; it’s the pride and self-confidence shining in […]
April 17, 2015

Colorful Pants!

You can’t go wrong with colorful pants for a fashion forward look. They just make me happy! Come on over to the Fashion Should Be Fun Link Up! Follow my blog with Bloglovin
April 16, 2015

Problem With Focusing Only On The Symptom Of Weight

I have heard it and I have said it so many times, “I’ve got to go on a diet to get this weight off!” If I could just find that right diet; that right food combination, then I could finally rid myself of the weight. I think what I was, […]
April 15, 2015

Personalized Mother’s Day Gift Ideas You Can Plan Now

The older my kids get, the more sentimental I become. Watching them grow into young adults really makes me appreciate every moment as their mother. I guess that’s why Mother’s Day is such a special holiday because it gives us all an opportunity to shine a light on our moms […]
April 14, 2015

Charming Vintage-Inspired Dress

Today, instead of highlighting myself, I want to share something I designed for one of the most important people in my life. One of my greatest joys is being a mother to two fabulous kids. My 17 year-old daughter, Mary Kate, just went to her Junior/Senior this last weekend. Of […]
April 13, 2015

Oh, Those Shoes!!!

Oh, those shoes!!! Being an original Florida girl, I am especially drawn to the color orange. It adds a real zing to any outfit and you can’t get more zingy than these fabulous orange heels! These heels are from Sofft, which means that they are actually comfortable to wear.   Go […]