Pulling Together a Hodge-Podge Outfit

August 29, 2014

This week has already been a whirlwind of adventures for me, including one day in which I couldn’t get home from school due to an accident on the train line! Instead of waiting until late that night to cram onto a train, I crashed at my parent’s house. Since they live close to the school […]

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The Never Fail LBD

August 28, 2014

Dress: Target Belt: Target Shoes: DSW Necklace: Charming Charlie Earrings: c/o Mimi Boutique Watch: Kohls Bracelets: ?? I can’t believe it is already Thursday morning of my first week!! Insane how fast time flies – at this rate it will be Christmas break before I blink. For the first day of school I decided to […]

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Picking Bridesmaid Dresses

August 25, 2014

This is a Fashionista Event and a promotional item was provided to me by Coupons. com. Hosts for this event are Still Blonde after all these Years and ModlyChic. One of the things that I found most challenging when my sister was getting married was the selection of bridesmaid dresses. Sure, there are a million styles out there […]

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Fall in Love with Color – Monroe and Main Giveaway

August 25, 2014

This is a Fashionista Event Opportunity and is hosted by Still Blonde after all these YEARS and yours truly. #MMFallFashion I can’t believe I am saying this, but it is almost time to pull out the fall clothing! This is insane, especially after the not do hot summer we’ve had. (Does anyone else feel like […]

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What I’ve Already Learned about Being a Teacher

August 21, 2014

The students don’t arrive until Monday and yet I feel like I have already learned so much about being a teacher. It’s astounding to me the amount of things you take for granted when you are on the student-side of learning. Being in front of the desks instead of in them has opened me eyes […]

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Let the School Year Begin

August 19, 2014

Skirt: Ann Taylor LOFT Shirt: Kohl’s Shoes: DSW Necklace: Stella & Dot Earrings: House of Harlow Watch: Steinmart Yesterday marked the official start of the academic year at the school where I will be teaching this year. And while the students won’t arrive until next Monday, the faculty and staff are hard at work getting […]

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Capricio Salon – Pampered for a Morning

August 16, 2014

At the end of July I was lucky enough to spend a morning being pampered at Capricio Salon. The timing of this couldn’t have been better as my appointment fell exactly three days after I spent two weeks roughing it at camp. Yes, I love camp but two weeks of being out in the sun, […]

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Preparing for Back to School

August 15, 2014

This is a Fashionista Event and a promotional item was provided to me by Coupons.com. Hosts for this event are Still Blonde after all these Years and yours truly. #NortonBacktoSchool Every day this week and most of last week I have been working hard to get my classroom in order and prepare the classes I will be […]

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Folding Wayfarers – FramesDirect

August 14, 2014

This is a product review post. I was provided an item to review and then share my thoughts and opinions on the item with my readers. As I was packing up my life to move, I realized (although not for the first time) that sunglasses have become collectible items for me. I had brightly colored […]

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Clutch Prize Pack – Blog POP! Giveaway

August 10, 2014

It’s day four of the Blog POP! School Rules Event. Blog POP! began in 2009 as a designated group of 10 blogs handpicked by its founder, Jenna M. Wood of Momma Told Me, for their unique approach to blogging, differing demographics, and enthusiasm for networking. Today I am giving away a Clutch prize pack. It […]

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