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Living and Dressing Your Best Possible Life With prAna

Latest, Lifestyle, Reviews and Giveaways By May 23, 2017 Tags: , , , , 2 Comments

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Note: This is a sponsored post on behalf of prAna. I was given the fabulous outfit you see me wearing in exchange for my honest opinion and review. I’m no fashion hound, but I do love to dress up when the opportunity presents itself. Also, as I am someone who…

Where to find affordable prom dresses

Affordable Prom Dresses that Look Amazing? I Have 7 Places to Look!

Latest, Teens By March 13, 2017 Tags: , , , , 2 Comments

Stylish and Affordable Prom Dresses If you have a teenage daughter then you know firsthand that prom season is here. Whether she’s going with the love of her (now) life or in a group of friends, no doubt she’s already been looking around for THE perfect dress. All of the girls that are in and out of our house have…

What's trending in fashion for fall and winter 2016?

What’s Hot for Fall and How to Dress for Your Body Type

Around the Triad, Lifestyle, Reviews and Giveaways By October 15, 2016 Tags: , , , , No Comments

What’s Trending for Fall and Winter this Year? Have you started digging out your boots and layered pieces? I’m slowly starting to add them to the daily mix and couldn’t be happier. This time of the year can be perplexing when choosing our outfits for the day… it’s chilly in the morning but still warm enough by the afternoon that,…

The personal shopping experience at Style Encore takes the pain and guess work out of getting trendy!

How Kristen Got Her Style Back with Style Encore

Lifestyle, Reviews and Giveaways By June 5, 2016 Tags: , , , , 3 Comments

Personal Shopping Experience with Style Encore Last year, I weighed the most that I have ever weighed without there being a baby involved. My cholesterol and blood pressure were up and while part of that is genetic (thanks Mom and Dad…), it was more because of the extra weight that I was carrying around. I made the decision that I…

Where to find ugly christmas sweaters

3 Places Find the Most Amazing Ugly Christmas Sweaters

Lifestyle, Reviews and Giveaways By December 20, 2015 Tags: , , , No Comments

All Hail the Ugly Christmas Sweaters If you’re over the age of 35, there’s a really good chance your grandma or great-aunt Loyce gave you ugly Christmas sweaters. But she didn’t mean for it to be ugly – she honest to God thought it was beautiful and that you would be thrilled to the moon to wear it. You weren’t…

the 80s fashion was nothing short of spectacular

Beautiful Things Shouldn’t Be Reserved for Special Occasions

Lifestyle, Reviews and Giveaways By August 26, 2015 Tags: , , , , No Comments

Oh those fashionable 80s Growing up in the south during the 80s was a special time. Like, totally special and righteously tubular. The music was the best there ever was (and still is IMHO) and we predicted our future with a paper fortune-teller. There were no cell phones… If you weren’t lucky enough to have a landline phone in your…


Looking For Winston-Salem’s Cinderella for a Prom Makeover!!

Reviews and Giveaways, Teens By February 18, 2015 Tags: , , , 2 Comments

Who Do You Know That Deserves a Prom Makeover? I am on the lookout for a real life Cinderella. This Cinderella is a high school girl who wants to go to prom so desperately but maybe she can’t afford it.. maybe she’s too busy with community work or sports that she doesn’t think about herself…or her parents can’t help with…


Shopping for Prom Dresses with Your Daughter

Reviews and Giveaways, Teens By January 24, 2014 Tags: , , , , 2 Comments

Where Can You Find the Perfect Prom Dress? I realize that Christmas was only a mere month ago but believe it or not, if your daughter is in high school, the talk about prom dresses has already started. One of the besties sent me a text last weekend asking for recommendations of places to take her niece and her niece’s…


Welcome to Text-as: 8th Grade Graduation Edition

Teens By June 5, 2013 Tags: , , , 18 Comments

If you’re new around here, Welcome to Textas is where I show you my favorite text that I’ve received lately. Closing in on 8th Grade graduation and after having a few conversations, I think I can confidently say that I am not the only mom in our area walking around shaking their heads over the “needs” of their daughters in…