First Day of Summer 2020

Well 2020 has been, uh, fun… so far. I’m glad to welcome in summer though as today is the first day of Summer!!!  Not sure if I’ll get to do all my fav summer activities or take any summer trips but I do know there will be hot weather regardless!  And one thing I have…

Week O’Nautical – Nautical Stripes on Stripes

Week O’Nautical can almost taste the long weekend… or maybe its those red white and blue sweet treats we enjoyed today.  Regardless, nautical stripes on stripes were in order today!  Nautical striped t-shirt dress with some striped heels all tied together with some nautical accents and the best lightweight soft trench! Deets:  Dress, H&M; Soft…

Lip Of The Week: Avon Perfectly Matte Coral Fever

Makeup Monday woke up with a fever… and the only prescription is more cowbell!  …Or a really good matte lipstick in a red coral shade that instantly brightens up a Monday.  I’ve definitely been digging these Perfectly Matte lipsticks but this red coral shade (Coral Fever) has to be a top pick from the bunch….

Week O’Nautical – Nautical Fit and Flare

When you think nautical you think stripes… or at least I do.  What’s a better way to beat the summer heat than in a nautical striped fit and flare dress!?  What’s great about this style is it pretty much flatters every body type and the flare skirt allows you to keep a bit cooler than a…

Week O’Nautical – Beach Sweater

    I  gave in to my Week O’Nautical Wish List… hello new nautical shorts.  You know what goes great with nautical shorts during Week O’Nautical?… beach sweaters!  Memorial Day can be cool and cloudy or warm and sunny which is why pairing a beach sweater with a pair of shorts is an effective way to…

Hello Summer: Coral and Turquoise

Happy 1st official day of summer!  The longest day of the year, my absolute favorite!  I love the long warm days of summer, especially those warm summer sunsets in stunning colors.  As the light blue sky transitions to deep darkness those oranges, reds, pinks and corals just warm right through which is no surprise why…

Crazy For Coral – Part 2!

Punxsutawney Phil has declared early Spring!!!  Besides the fact that the Groundhog’s Day theme music is now playing in my head I’m right there with Phil on bringing in Spring early this year!  If you recall I already shared how I’m using coral to brighten up the face, now its time for the wardrobe.  I’m…

Crazy For Coral

It’s January.  Bleck.  Everything is bleak and barren and Spring seems so far away.  However, it is a new year, and I’m ready for some change to brighten things up.  Just one look at the mark. magalog for January and you can instantly see why I’m cray cray for coral!  It instantly brightens, heightens and…

Nail Trend: Mixed Media Nails

Alicia 10 years ago, heck!  even 5 years ago would NEVER wear different nail colors on different nails!  Jigga what!!!  Def would of considered it tacky and gaudy…esp on my long nails.  Let alone multiple colors, patterns, textures, etc…  Let’s just say times, they are a changing because this girl now feels boring with a…