How to Matter on a Budget…AND the Thursday Blog Hop!!

How to Matter on a Budget…AND the Thursday Blog Hop!!

Meet Christy. She is truly an amazing woman.  I watched her go through a very difficult time of life when she completely put all of her energies into seeing two children through the hardships…and thought nothing of herself. Now, on the other side of it, she has decided to say I MATTER!  In the last…

Oh Yes…These Work Just Fine!

Oh Yes…These Work Just Fine!

There have been several pricey versions of these shoes I have eyed since August, so when I saw the R2 style at Ross, I thought…OH YES, THESE WILL WORK JUST FINE!  At $15, they are a perfect fit for my budget!   I have plans for these guys!  Hopefully,  you will see them again soon!…

Goodwill Mother/Daughter Time!

Goodwill Mother/Daughter Time!

I hope all of you had a special Thanksgiving weekend!  While I was asleep last weekend, magic happened.  This is the time of year when South Texas finally experiences a touch of autumn and some of the leaves go full color.  There are just a few spectacular ones this year as the weather is so…

Black Friday with Dots!

Black Friday with Dots!

I hope those of you who celebrated Thanksgiving experienced many blessings and great food! I do not plan to do a lot of Black Friday shopping.  In the past, I have been known to go out just for the fun of it!  But, this year, I may be more low key.  However, the ladies at Dots did…

Fall 2012…For $25 and a Smile!

Fall 2012…For $25 and a Smile!

“Autumn, the year’s last, loveliest smile.”  -William Cullen Bryant, Poet Harper’s Bazaar August 2012 It’s a nice thought….that autumn is the year’s last loveliest smile.   Doesn’t it stand to reason then, that we should dress in such a way for the season which makes us a part of those last loveliest smiles! Burnt Orange Sweater:…