Fashion Challenge: Shop Where the Demographic is Half Your Age and a Third Your Size

I got the idea for this post after taking a free yoga class hosted by Aerie of American Eagle. In my mind, the typical shopper for stores like Aerie and American Eagle is between 13-23 and somewhere in the range of a size 4.

While not completely wrong in my assumptions, I was pleasantly surprised by my shopping experience.

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Happy Mother’s Day

Today (and really every day) we celebrate moms. So here’s to the moms, the moms to be and the moms who are sadly no longer with us. You are appreciated, loved and in our thoughts and hearts!

(Photo credit: @supermomhere)

A special shoutout to my mom who has supported me my entire life. Thank you for teaching me kindness, honesty and manners.

Thank you for gifting me your passion, creativity and fabulous sense of style!

I love you mom!!

Outfit of the Day: Happy Easter

Happy Easter (spring, Passover, Sunday, insert your celebration here) everyone!

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Fashion Meet Fitness

Why do athletic clothing designers think that the only 2 colors plus sized women wear are black or grey? YAWN!!!
Just because I’m thick doesn’t mean I’m boring. I am always on the lookout for colorful, durable workout wear and since I’ve increased my activity, I’ve also had to increase my fitness wardrobe.

So off to the mall I went…

As you can see, I’m not afraid of color.

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Fashion Finds for the Week

This week while on staycation, I did a bit of spring cleaning. I went through every drawer, basket and closet rack to weed out the wardrobe. Then I went shopping. I made out like a bandit, y’all!

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2017 Fashion Trends That Make Me So Happy

I’ve never been a trendsetter per se, I’ve always dressed to the beat of my own fashion drum. However, I love to see which styles are in or out each season.

These are my favorite trends that I may even try for 2017…download

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DIY Shoelace Bracelets

Have you ever looked around and wondered what to do with all the leftover shoelaces you have just laying about? No? Just me then. That’s cool, whatever.

Well, if you do happen upon a pair of shoelaces that you aren’t sure what to do with, I have a great idea. These bracelets are colorful, fun and easy to make.

Just be sure to wash the laces first.

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