Chic & Casual… HipKnoTies

There is not much to say about this except… I’m basically totally obsessed…   seriously,  if you haven’t ordered yours you can grab it here. Here I’m just wearing a basic plain white T, and the Navy LONG HipKnoTies and its chic but casual at the same time.   How many various ways do you…

{HipKnoTies} One Garment… 30 Ways… (Plus Size)

If you follow any of my social media you already know just how obsessed I am with all of my HipKnoTies pieces.  Seriously, what is more perfect than 1 garment that can be worn in over 30 ways!?!  My interest was sparked a little over 2 years ago when, I ran across the owner &…

Take a day…

With all the fun transformation stuff going on with Vi,  I definitely wanted to document my progression. And not the typical bathroom pic or all the gym pics you see out there… but a day of it.  I am of the belief that if you are going to invest the time, energy and money in…

Day 42

My sister and I were hanging out this weekend and the great thing about having good family time is that when you have a conversation, you’re really having a conversation.  There isn’t a need for all the pleasantries, and etiquette,  you can just really talk, at least thats how we roll.  So this weekend, we…

defining your why…

Have  you ever come to a place in your life where you’ve thought something over for so long that you find yourself coming up with reasons to talk yourself out of the reasons for not doing something. (try to get that straight in your head… )  That was me a few weeks ago.  I knew…

Mexican Hot Chocolate ViShake

I’m quickly learning,  my favorite part about taking on this challenge is getting to create a whole bunch of fun new ways to mix up these shakes.   This morning I was feeling a little extra saucy… and you all know how much I LOVE THINGS SPICY!!! So I decided to add a little kick…

DAY ONE… of 90

This morning I was lying in bed, in that warm cuddly sweet spot that makes you not want to move… you know the one I’m talking about… it feels like perfection and can completely consume a morning if you let it. As I just laid there, I started thinking about the challenge I’m taking on,…

My Yellow Dress

Everyone has those jeans they wish they could get back into… so we set a goal and get to work.  Especially when the warmer months come around, skin begins to start showing and clothes peel off… well as a curvy woman who has never minded showing her arms or legs no matter what the temperature……

A new journey…

Back in August I began a trek across the country that would change my life more than I ever believed it could. People would ask me, how long are you staying, what brought you back, why HERE… and I simply would say “I’m afraid to say anything regarding my plans because I’m afraid that God…

{DIY} Christmas Cupcake Ornaments

Last year on Pinterest, I saw these super cute cupcake ornaments and have been dying to try them ever since. If you follow any of my social media you already know that Christmas is my all time favorite holiday and that I love to go all out when it comes to decorating, baking, and just…