Black Friday or Black Thursday: Should People be Shopping on Thanksgiving?
Black Friday has been a long-standing tradition in America. One, that in the last several years has started earlier and earlier. Interestingly, this topic has received a great deal of media attention. To shop or not to shop on Thanksgiving. That is the q...
Know your Fashion Terms: Part I
Purchasing new jewelry provides the chance to enjoy a new style. By recognizing the terminology, you have an edge when selecting jewelry because you can pick out the styles that suit your needs. The key to finding the perfect fashion jewelry is focusing on ...
Wine, Painting, and Jewelry: Tips on Having a Ladies Night Out
There is something beautiful that happens when girlfriends get together. When women stop the hustle bustle of their daily lives to enjoy each other, catch up, and relax, you can almost see the stress of the day-to-day melt away. What remains is the purity o...
My Momma Told Me...
Tales of Childhood, Family, and how we will all hit the realization that we have become our mothers.  Ever wonder where we get that Diva-tude? We got it from our mommas!  Our mother always told us, appearance is everything. No one will want to take your adv...
Style According to Taylor Swift
In the world of music, and in fashion, there is not anyone hotter today than Taylor Swift. Though it is easy, at first glance, to look at her as being just a pretty young celebrity or just a country singer, she is so much more. Ms. Swift has created a style...
Wait...Don't Go!
So it's Christmas. This is a day to be with family. It seems fitting that I write about a very special member of my family. My oldest son, Brian. As a little girl, I always knew that one day, I’d grow up, get married and have children. What I didn’t know ...
Know your Fashion Terms: Part III
Creating an image that addresses personal style preferences and makes a statement begins with the design and the style of fashion jewelry. By recognizing terminology that relates to different items of jewelry, you select the right jewelry to create the imag...
How to Take Amazing Family Photos
Christmas is next week - Can you believe it?! The holiday season is in full swing and it is around the holiday season that the mood hits me to wrangle up my small family and go take family pictures. In my brain and, on Pinterest, this all plays out very nic...
7 Charming Sisters Does Minion Yellow!
My jewelry style has always been pretty classic.  I tend to go for pearls, silver, and a few antique gold pieces. With fashion jewelry, it’s almost always black, grey or silver. Pieces that would look good for a long time and mix and match well. However, si...