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I don’t normally talk about my birthday this much, but I thought why not. It’s a great opportunity to share my life with you. Yesterday was my 33rd birthday, so today I’m sharing 33 things I learned over the past year. (33 thing I’ve learned this year in no particular order.) 1. 33 is not old, neither is 50 2. Everyday is a day worth celebrating 3. Moisturize everyday 4. Under eye cream is a lifesaver 5. You can never get enough sleep 6. Dress size doesn’t matter as long as I feel comfortable 7. Remove the lint from the dryer lint trap before every cycle 8. Command strips are amazing 9. When you buy a house, closing costs are way more than you think 10. Decorating a home is so much fun 11. Who my true friends are 12. Real friends are not only the ones you talk to […]

Follow my blog with Bloglovin She’s alive! Whoa! I know it’s been awhile. Sorry I’ve been so MIA, but life can be tough sometimes. As I sit here at my little bistro set on my back patio, I question some things that have been weighing on me lately. The main thing being my blog. What am I doing this for? Does it matter to anybody? How do I balance a full time job, a blog, family and a social life? Should I be a part of Reward Style? How can I put myself out there more? Will I run out of ideas? Do I even have a voice? Okay sorry, I sound so melodramatic! I just question if I can keep up with this and will it even matter. I guess if it only matters to me than there’s a reason to continue. I started blogging because I was looking […]

Yes, I am happy…now. Our past does not define us. I want to start this fashion and lifestyle blog by first telling you a little bit about myself. I’m 32, living outside of Chicago and fashion obsessed! I have a bachelors degree in Fashion Merchandising, always thought I would be stylist for fashion shoots. How I actually make a living is by being the Administrative Coordinator for the Training Department of a utilities company. Don’t get me wrong, I love my day job. I’ve made some great friends there and the benefits are very attractive. But my real passion is a life of creativity. Whether it’s through styling outfits each day, creating fun reasonably priced jewelry or learning a new craft. That’s what makes me happy. So here’s the dark side of my reality and why my past doesn’t define me. This year was a tough year for me. I […]