January 30, 2016
Pillows Add Pop To Neutral Decor

Pillows Add Pop To A Room

I don’t do home decor posts very often, but every now and then it’s fun to shake things up with something new. I must admit, I’m a pillow hoarder…I cannot lie. Pillows add pop to a room and if you have read any of my fashion posts, then you know […]
January 28, 2016
Color coding

Color Coded Jewelry – Favorite Things

Our electricity was out all afternoon on Monday, which forced me to do something besides work on my computer. So, I chose to do something I have been “meaning” to do for quite a while. I pulled out every piece of costume jewelry I had; cleaned it and then reorganized […]
January 27, 2016
Show Must Go On - Wonderful Wednesday

The Show Must Go On – Wonderful Wednesday

Sometimes, things just don’t work out as planned, but the show must go on! The Show Must Go On Losing the internet is nothing new here in Manila. In fact, there are stretches of time where it’s a daily occurrence. But it typically pops back on and I can get […]
January 25, 2016
50's style shirt dress

50’s Style Shirt Dress

Some decades are marked by iconic fashion silhouettes. When you think of the 50’s, your mind immediately goes in one of two ways: the poodle skirt or the 50’s style shirt dress. 50’s Style Shirt Dress I fell in love with this 50’s style shirt dress the minute I saw […]
January 23, 2016
can we really trust a diet

Can We Trust Diets To Give Us Lasting Results?

If you have ever struggled with your weight, then you have tried your share of diets. But, can we trust diets for lasting results? Can We Trust Diets? We all do it. We find ourselves on the merry-go-round of too much food, too many indulgences and no discipline when it […]
January 21, 2016
Co-hosting Thursday Favorite Things

Excited To Co-Host Thursday Favorite Things

Hi all! I am thrilled to be a new co-host for the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop with Katherine from Katherine’s Corner and the other gorgeous gals. I love the idea of taking a little time each week to think about my favorite things. The more we focus our attention on […]
January 20, 2016
Wonderful Wednesday

Catching A Parade – Wonderful Wednesday

Here we are in the middle of January in the middle of the week…it’s Wonderful Wednesday! I had the interesting experience of catching a parade as it rolled past my front door last Sunday. Catching A Parade I walked out of my house on Sunday morning to see a parade passing […]
January 18, 2016
maxi dress winterized

Maxi Dress Winterized + Features From My Refined Style

Fashion offers endless creative possibilities. Every now and then I have some closet time where I play around with my clothes; mixing and matching them into different outfits. Today, I am sharing a fun redo – a maxi dress winterized. Maxi Dress Winterized I first brought out this maxi dress […]
January 16, 2016
frugal fashion

How To Shop As A Fabulously Frugal Fashion Hunter

My daughter has been my shopping protégé for years and she has slowly learned the tricks of the trade. But, she’s had to learn some valuable lessons along the way. She used to stop me on the way into a store to admire a fashionably dressed mannequin. She would then […]
January 13, 2016
Add A Little Color To Your Life - Wonderful Wednesday

Add A Little Color To Your Life – Wonderful Wednesday

For some of you, the winter doldrums are probably kicking in about now. On this Wonderful Wednesday, why don’t you think of ways to add a little color to your life! Add A Little Color To Your Life! Winter weather can easily magnify blah feelings. Everything seems just a little […]