The Perfect Parka & Winter Sale Tips

Happy Friday! It has been a long week and it’s going to be an even longer weekend for me. I am working this weekend in an effort to help me on my debt free journey.  As usual Alabama has decided it wants to have some winter weather after all the nice weather we’ve been having lately. As result, I want to start collecting more winter staple pieces, ones that will last me for years to come. I made sure to catch them on sale, I love to save money and one way is to keep an eye out for great end of season sale.

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My Personal Debt Story


As you guys will recall I talked about my goals for 2017 in my New Year, Bigger Dreams post a couple of weeks ago. One those goals was to save more money, in order to start saving I must look back at my financial story. I was always good a saving money and finding great deals. I started working at the age 14 ,I have only been unemployed for 1 month in past 23 years. Although I had a stable work history my finances were a mess!

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Single on Valentine’s Day? No Worries!!

It’s that time of year again, the day we celebrate love! Cupid is shooting his love arrows and all is right is the world, NOT, lol! Not everyone is living the fairytail Valentines like we see on TV, some of us are single and ok with that.
So I am newly divorced after being married for 14 years. Although I have spent several Valentine Days alone during that time, it is still hard. Looking back its makes me sad to remember those sad and lonely feelings I felt on that day.  But don’t be like me, it is ok to take your time to grieve a lost love or  remember a failed relationship, but don’t stay there you eventually have to move on.
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How To Winter Whites

Happy Monday! It is a gloomy rainy day here in Alabama, so I thought I would brighten it up today with this winter white outfit. Winter white is a color that is hard to pull off; I also wanted to try it but didn’t have enough courage to actually do it. As you may know or if you’re new here, I am breaking down my comfort walls and stepping outside of my box this year and this outfit is definitely out of my comfort zone!

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Retro Queen- Francis Mini Dress

Happy Friday! Another work week gone and the weekend is ours to conquer. Planning to work on some blog post and record a couple of videos this weekend. I’ve been invited to a super bowel party I’m not huge football fan, but hey free food and friends can’t go wrong with that. If you’ve been following for awhile you know I’m drawn to retro styles. I have posted a couple of post here and here showcasing some vintage clothing I have styled. 

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How to Style Patterned Pants

Happy February 1st, tomorrow is my one month blogging anniversary and I have learned so much! I have actually connected with some amazing bloggers this month and looking forward to more connections and meetings in the future. Today we are talking about patterned pants. Many people love the idea and have even admired patterned pants, but never really knew how to style them.  Many shoppers are intimidated by the idea of purchasing patterned pants. As a result some choose not to wear them. Being a fellow shopper I too was intimated by patterned pants.

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The Perfect Pant Suit

Everyone needs a good pants suit in their closet. It is an essential for a any working professional. A good pants suit fits and flatter in all the right places, the sleeves and pants should be an appropriate length.  An ill fitting suit is just unacceptable in a professional setting. Therefore you must find the perfect pant suit.

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Power of Music

Music is a powerful thing! It has been in existence for a long time, and has been continuously affecting people in different ways. Music possesses the power to influence people’s moods, it inspires uplifts, heals and soothes the soul creating a relaxed feeling.

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Lazy Sunday Comfort

Happy Monday! This past weekend was so gloomy here. I was raining and thunder storming all weekend in Alabama. Today is going to be a little better, but still gloomy. Since Monday are always a drag after the weekend, I wanted to think back to the Sunday before last, when the weather was a perfect 75 degrees.

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