Plus Size Outfits – Dressing Up And Self Care

When I’m down – like REALLY down – it’s hard for me to care for myself. Everyday tasks are tough, and sometimes just taking a shower seems like a marathon. Self care generally goes out the window pretty quickly, which means makeup and dressing up are pretty far down the list as well. But I’m…

Clothes Don’t Have A Gender

Greetings, friends! It’s been a while since I’ve written, and that was actually kind of deliberate. I’m making a few changes to the content on this blog, which I’ll address in the next post. Now to the rant! As I’m sure you’ve all seen (because everyone has to post the SAME story on Facebook, with…

What’s In My Bag Featuring My New Bags!

I’ve been meaning to write this new purse post for over a month, when I got my first new purse. But then I realized it wasn’t my ideal everyday purse. I’d gotten to used to my Vera Bradley crossbody for daily use. So I added another purse to the collection! Adam and I were trying a…

Five Questions: Makeup and Skincare

I have referenced Grechen’s Closet multiple times on my blog, on Instagram, on Facebook…… she’s a blogging LEGEND, y’all. I love her style, her unending search for more meaning through style, and her dedication to sustainable fashion. Every so often she has awesome stuff on her blog that inspires me to post. Recently, she did…

Plus Size Outfit – Murder, She Wrote

Things I am awesome at: Coming up with cute outfits for Plus Size Outfit posts. Things I am terrible at: Taking pictures of said outfits. The biggest hindrance to me taking good outfit pictures is two-fold. First, my photographer (aka my very kind husband) is usually at work by the time I get dressed. Second,…

Plus Size Outfit Post – All Black Christmas and No Nonsense Review

Christmas is always a big deal in my family. Every year, we go to Mass together on Christmas Eve, then return to my grandparent’s house to say the rosary (we’re good Catholics) and eat tamales (we’re also good Mexicans) and open gifts. It’s a special tradition that we’ve be doing for my entire life, and…

New Season, New Lipstick

Hello, my name is Cathy and I am a lipstick addict Hi Cathy. It’s been about 2 weeks since my last lipstick binge. I’m confident I can stay on the straight and narrow, but then I get on Pinterest and see some new colors that I NEEEEEEEEED!! *Heads nodding in agreement* If there were a…

Uncommonly Awesome Gifts From Uncommon Goods

I buy a lot of presents. It’s sort of the blessing/curse of having a big family and a a bunch of friends. On one hand, I enjoy getting to shop for other people, and finding items that I think they’ll love. On the other hand. it can get expensive, and sometimes I just run out…

Work It Woman Wednesday – Chelle Neff of Urban Betty and Austin Weird Homes Tour

Back in the day, I used to have this awesome feature called Work It Woman! Wednesday. I featured some super awesome ladies like Summer, Haley, IleenieWeenie, Kristin, Molly, and more. It was just a fun way to shine the style spotlight on some of the awesome women in my world. Fast forward 5 years, and…

Hair Poll For My Hair

Friends, countrymen…. lend me your ears! Actually, lend me your opinions. I won’t give you two cents for it, but I will give you my undying gratitude. So I’ve reached the dreaded fork in the road with my hair ONCE AGAIN. But this time, it’s serious! I usually cut my hair once every 3 months…