Friday, April 20, 2018

Pink Trench Coat

I really love the spring pastel colors in this outfit!  I am sharing a few simular pieces at the end of this post.

Yesterday, the removal of some dangerous trees in our yard was started.  Today, the professionals returned and finished the job.  We opted to remove the debris ourselves, so we have a lot of work ahead of us!  Our yard is a disaster zone now, but I am so happy to have it done!  Now each time the wind picks up, we will not have to worry as much about a tree or limbs falling!

Pink Trench Coat

Pink Trench Coat

Pink Trench Coat


Wednesday, April 18, 2018

SheIn Pink Sweater with Pearls

Today I am sharing this adorable pearl decorated sweater from sheIn.  It's the perfect piece for the cooler spring days like we are having here in Virginia.  I love the pearl accents that are all over the front, and the layered sleeves.   The fabric is soft, resists wrinkles, and it is light, but not too lightweight.

Unfortunately, this sweater comes in only one size, which seems to be a small, or smaller medium at most.  You can see my measurements here.   The price is great, this color is just $19.00!  It also comes in four other colors, which make the price differ a few dollars.

I can see wearing this the rest of the spring with so many different things in my wardrobe!  It would look great with white leggings as well.  And it would be extra girly and pretty with a nice skirt.  

Sweater SheIn

SheIn Pink Sweater with Pearls

SheIn Pink Sweater with Pearls

SheIn Pink Sweater with Pearls

SheIn Pink Sweater with Pearls

SheIn Pink Sweater with Pearls

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

White Cold Shoulder Dress

Today I sharing this cold shoulder look, along with several other options, below.  They are also in different price points.

I am excited to start wearing my spring and summer clothing, how about you?

I still have a few pretty items that I am hoping to wear on the remaining cool days as well, though.   
I went out shopping with my parents yesterday, and I found so many pieces of cute costume jewelry at Lowemart!  I love to stop by there anytime we go through the Kenbridge, Virginia area.  A haul video will be on my Youtube channel of what I found, soon!

White Cold Shoulder Dress

White Cold Shoulder Dress

White Cold Shoulder Dress

White Cold Shoulder Dress


Sunday, April 15, 2018

Pink Cold Shoulder Dress

I hope everyone is having a happy Sunday! 
 
We are currently having some scary weather here in Virginia.  Unfortunately, a tornado has already been confirmed in some areas, and there are watches for many other counties, including ours.   Here's to hoping everyone stays safe, and that there's no damage!



Pink Cold Shoulder Dress

Pink Cold Shoulder Dress


Friday, April 13, 2018

Red and Black Print Dress

Vaughan and I spent much of the day outside since it was over 80 degrees today.  I love being outside!  I sure missed it all winter along.  I am hoping the mosquitoes stay away this year! 

How did you spend your Friday?  Any plans for the weekend?
Red and Black Print Dress

Red and Black Print Dress


Thursday, April 12, 2018

Abstract Print Colorful Sweater

I think this might be the most fun outfit I ever wore, or put together.  All of these items came from Goodwill!  Yet another example of why I love shopping vintage at thrift stores so much!

It's amzing to me that all the items were bought at different times, and yet they all go so well together!

Abstract Print Colorful Sweater

Abstract Print Colorful Sweater

Abstract Print Colorful Sweater

Abstract Print Colorful Sweater

Abstract Print Colorful Sweater

Abstract Print Colorful Sweater

Abstract Print Colorful Sweater


Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Burgundy Blazer and Dress

I just finished editing a new belly dance video, and it will be live on my Youtube channel at 3pm tomorrow.  I am very excited about this video, as it was filmed at one of my dream dance locations...Death Valley, California.  The views are so epic, and beautiful.  Please check it out tomorrow and let me know what you think!

 Burgundy Blazer and Dress

Burgundy Blazer and Dress


Tuesday, April 10, 2018

How to Wash Virgin Malaysian Hair Weave?

How to Wash Virgin Malaysian Hair Weave?

If you are a hair freak like we are, you would admit that at least once, you have looked at Virgin Malaysian hair weaves and thought wow!  These are so shiny they could replace the sun!
Well, that can't exactly happen, but yes Malaysian hair weaves are incredibly glistening! Not to mention that they are usually bouncy and retain their curl patterns even in adverse conditions.
Sadly, a lot of ladies still do not know that the rather open secret to keeping their virgin hair weaves as shiny as new is simply by washing them. That's it! If you want to use your weaves for as long as possible, just wash it! Think about it!

When your hair extensions cost a fortune, it is only right that you devote quality time taking care of it. So why do people choose not to do it? Because they fear they would do it wrong and ruin their expensive weaves.Contrary to popular misconception, washing virgin hair weave is as simple as reciting the letters of the alphabet.


In this blog post, we will walk you through the DIY process, and by the end of the following paragraphs, you will know just what to do with your Malaysian hair. Ready? Let's get started!
How to:

1.Part your hair into two sections at the middle from the front to the back and let the sections rest on your chest. Detangle your Malaysian hair gently with a paddle brush or wide toothed comb.

2.Starting close to the top of the weft where the tracks are, wet your hair in a downward motion with warm water. You can do this in the shower, sink or bathtub with a bowl of water depending on what ever location is comfortable for you. Here, you need to be careful as you would not want to soak the tracks under your weave.

3.Once you are satisfied with the wetness of your weave, apply a small amount of moisturizing shampoo and wash gently working your way down. This is to remove initial dirt and excess oil. Trying to wash your hair at the stage, you will discover that your virgin hair weave would be difficult to lather. This does not have to get you in panic mode. This is totally normal. Rinse and repeat the process until the water runs clear.

4.Apply your conditioner: We would recommend pure conditioners (Conditioners with natural ingredients) Leave your conditioner in to saturate for at least 15 minutes and rinse your hair. If you do not feel comfortable about your rinsing your conditioner off, it is totally fine if you want to wash it in for a bit. Whatever you do, be certain to rinse thoroughly after each step of washing to prevent product build up.

5.Finally, between air drying your hair and sitting under a dryer, the choice is yours. It makes no difference. Before drying, apply your leave in conditioner or any natural hair oil of your preference for better moisturizing and an ultimate shine. It is very important to let the tracks of your hair get dried before you step out or before you retire to bed. Reason being, it could give you that not-so-cool awful smell of a septic.

Conclusion:
Take note, the use of a downward motion when it had to do with wetting and applying and washing was incessant. It is imperative that you do all these in a downward motion because if you get your tracks too damp, your mode of installation especially if it is glued in, would start giving way and this could pose a problem.
To ensure that your Malaysian hair never loses its characteristic shine, it is recommended that you wash them every ten days. Washing them daily or once in two months is the best way to say good bye to them!

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Monday, April 9, 2018

Why Do We Choose Brazilian Virgin Hair?

Lengthy hair will help you increase your beauty and search. Not just because of this, it's becoming a lot more famous society. So, a persons hair market is becoming an adult and achieving globalization now. However, what in the event you do for those who have short hair? Now, you don't have to be worried about it for you can test using extensions to savor lengthy hair. Inside a couple of minutes, extensions can help give you the preferred look effortlessly. By utilizing extensions, it is simple to have any stylish seem like wavy, curly, or straight as you desire. And, based on market research, we discover that Brazilian virgin hair is easily the most costly and typically the most popular one now, and it is recognition has surged through the years.
Brazilian hair is real hair, collected from contributors who reside in various places in South America, usually within small or rural towns.These contributors are compensated for growing their head of hair and donating just the best and healthiest hair.



Brazilian virgin extensions, made from natural hair, is thick, strong and delightful. Here are the advantages of choosing this hair extension that will help you learn more details about this kind of extensions.

1. No Tangling or Shedding
Brazilian virgin extensions comprise thick and powerful strands that don't break easily. The strands are flexible, as well as their volume remains constant. By utilizing Brazilian virgin extensions, it is simple to comb with the lengths without fearing tangling or excessive shedding.

2. Natural
Brazilian virgin extensions come untreated and support the natural characteristics. You should use these extensions within their natural condition. Or, you could have them colored after one use. You're going to get amazing results regardless of how they are being used.

3. Soft and Dense
Brazilian virgin extensions are durable, dense and soft. Its texture is simple to combine with various kinds of ethnicity. This kind of extensions looks lavish and provides extensive natural shine. It can produce a full look with less bundles due to the dense appearance of this hair. Brazilian virgin extensions are versatile and hold curls for a longer period.

4. Natural And Chemical Free
Virgin hair are shipped in the natural color and aren't dyed with chemicals. Brazilian virgin extensions not just look natural but additionally give amazing results.
Because of the appear and feel of Brazilian hair, this kind is extremely famous western Africa. During the last many years, it is well-known across Europe and The United States. Most are selecting Brazilian hair for a way it appears, feels, and reacts to some wide range of styles and merchandise. Men and women all over the world are deciding that Brazilian hair are the easiest method to go.


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Saturday, April 7, 2018

Green Floral Spring Dress

I hope everyone is having a nice weekend!

I am staying in and doing a little online shopping this evening.  How about you?

I also took the time to film another video showing my latest purchases, too.  I will be trying to post a new video on my Youtube channel each Thursday at 3pm, so be sure to check it out, and subscribe!

Green Floral Spring Dress

Green Floral Spring Dress


Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Navy Tropical Print Blouse

Everthing I am wearing, except the shoes, was thrited.    I did not find the skirt and top at the same time, but the blue flowers in the print of the top actually match the blue skirt!  I love it when things like that happen!

It's such a pretty shade of blue, too; perfect for spring and summer.
 
Navy Tropical Print Blouse

Navy Tropical Print Blouse


Tuesday, April 3, 2018

PrAna Fedora and Dress

For today's post I am sharing two items from the sustainable brand, PrAna, that uses 100% organic cotton!

The first item is my "mocha bisque" Cybil knit fedora, which also comes in cargo green, coal, and light suede.   This hat is the perfect summer vacation hat!  The construction feels durable, and the fabric feels great, as well.  It seems like it will be easy to pack, while maintaining its shape, because after I have fold or squeeze it, it jumps right back into shape as soon as I unfold/release it! 

That hat comes in only one size, which is a 0/S, and I have a rather large head.  The good thing is that is still fits me very well!

I love the bright, beautiful colors on the band, as well.  I know this hat will go with many of my summer clothing items, but I can also see wearing this into the early fall, because of its "rusty" orange color.

Next up, I am wearing the wrinkle-free Cantine dress with PrAna's "Blue Graceful" print.  It comes in seven other colors/prints. I am wearing a Size Small.  The dress comes with a built-in shelf bra, and removable padding.  This is the perfect little vacation dress! The thing I like the most about this dress is how well it resists wrinkles!  That is a must for travel wear!

Right now, you can use code GGLG18 to receive 15% off your prAna purchase when you buy online and enter your code at checkout, at PrAna!




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Sunday, April 1, 2018

SheIn Mixed Print Velvet Dress

 For tonight's post, I am wearing this print, velvet dress from SheIn.
I am wearing a size small, and the fit is great.  The only thing I would change is to make the arms just a tad looser.  

The print is so pretty, and I think it would be especially lovely for fall because of the tones.  The floral is unique, and not like anything I already have in my wardrobe, which is always nice.  And the best part of all, this dress is still in stock, and only $16.00!

I hope eveyone had a great Easter Sunday. I spent mine at home with my family.  It was a beautiful spring day, so we had the opportunity to spend some time outside.  I have really been missing the outdoors all winter!

Dress SheIn

SheIn Mixed Print Velvet Dress

SheIn Mixed Print Velvet Dress

SheIn Mixed Print Velvet Dress
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Saturday, March 31, 2018

Colorblock Mini Dress

Happy Saturday!

I had a lazy day.  A lot of times I feel like that after a day of grocery shopping like we had yesterday.  I need to work on gaining more energy!  What helps you with having energy?  I would love to hear your suggestions!

Colorblock Mini Dress

Colorblock Mini Dress

Colorblock Mini Dress


Friday, March 30, 2018

Orange Tropical Print Skirt

I hope everyone has a lovely weekend.  

I spent my Friday grocery shopping, but I also bought an amazing evening gown...you can see it on today's Instagram post!  It's pink, my favorite color, and I feel like a Barbie doll when I am in it!
 
Orange Tropical Print Skirt


Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Pink Ruffle Top

Good Evening, everyone!

Tomorrow I am heading to Richmond for a special consult about getting a dental implant.  I had a failed root canal, so I decided to opt to have the tooth pulled last December instead of trying again for another root canal.  Next, if all goes well after tomorrow, I will be getting an implant, and hopefully will never have to worry about that tooth, again!

If you've been through the implant process, I'd love to hear how it went for you!

Wish me luck!
 
Pink Ruffle Top

Pink Ruffle Top


Monday, March 26, 2018

Grey Sequin Sweater

Today I am sharing a look from a few weeks ago.  It's still cold here in Virginia today, but it was sunny and pretty.  Wednesday seems more like the real start of spring since temperatures are going to be in the upper 60's.  I am really looking forward to the warmer weather, finally.  Wednesday, I also have a dental appointment, so I am especially glad it's going to be a pretty day!

Grey Sequin Sweater

Grey Sequin Sweater