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,…

Christmas Lip Color Gifts

I’ve made many mentions of my love of lip colors. On the blog, on Instagram, to random people at Sephora…… it’s definitely an addiction. But luckily, I don’t have to go through it alone. My sisters were nice enough to feed my lip color addiction for Christmas! Full disclosure; I totally told my sister Theresa…

2017 Goals and Latest Closet Acquistions

Though I forgot to do this last year, I am reviving my tradition of my Word of the Year! Every year, I pick a word that will be my guide for my life. I’m shaking it up this year because I have chose…… TWO WORDS!! I’ve picked one to apply to my style and one…

Black and White Wedding Outfit

It’s no secret that I LOVE weddings. No, it’s not for the free food and booze; I don’t even drink! I’ll admit, I am a sucker for dance music, sweet speeches, and fancy desserts. But really, the wedding ceremony is what does it for me. I seriously cry at every wedding I attend. Love gets…

Travel Log and Quick Outfits

It’s been a minute since I’ve posted! Here’s what’s happening in my world…… I went on a real road trip! The husband and I drove from Austin to New Port Richey, FL to celebrate Thanksgiving with Adam’s mom, step-dad, and grandparents….. and it was AWESOME!! I got to meet his grandparents for the first time,…

New Shoes For The Fall

UPDATE ON NORDSTROM EVENT: The first event is happening! Scroll to the bottom of this post for information and a link to RSVP. Now, let’s get to the important stuff: SHOES!! I always get new shoes for the fall, and I’ve had a string of good shoe luck lately. I wasn’t even really looking for…

Nordstrom, Plus Size Inclusion, and The Future of Shopping

If you follow me on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter, (and you should because I am am super fun!) then you saw some stuff that went down on Friday with me and the new Nordstrom at The Domain. Here’s what happened. A friend of mine (an avid Nordstrom shopper and also plus size woman) and I attended…

First Outfit With New Pieces From Ashley Nell Tipton

I was soooo excited to share my order from Ashley Nell Tipton’s collection for JC Penney, and I was not disappointed when they arrived! All 3 pieces are amazing, but my favorite was most definitely the box pleat skirt. I knew that styling that would be a breeze and I wanted to wear it as…

My Shopping Cart + Giveaway Winner

If you are here to find out if you won a coloring book, scroll to the end – the winners are there! Being a grown up is equal parts awesome and hard. It’s awesome because I know how much money I get to spend on myself every month. It’s hard because I can blow through…

Fact and Fiction of a Full Face of “Flawless” Makeup

If you spend any time on Instagram/YouTube/Snapchat/Pinterest/the internet at large, you’ll know that makeup is having A MOMENT. And not just everyday makeup; full-face, contoured, highlighted, false-lashed glitz and glam is on full display. Now don’t get me wrong; I love the art of makeup. I’ve posted a bajillion pictures of #fotd, lipstick swatches, and…