Monthly Archives: April 2014

So, I’ve been seeing all of these tutorials on contouring that uses five different foundation colors, highlighters and all this other stuff. That’s expensive and takes way too long. So, I decided to do a little tutorial on how to contour your face using only bronzing powder. Since I am a plus sized lady, there is also a tip in there about hiding a double chin. Enjoy!

How to Contour Using Only Bronzer

I’m in the mood to talk about weddings today, so this post will be on creative decorations for your wedding, invitation ideas and…stuff. Here are some tips from my own wedding. Yup, the pictures are from my wedding back in 2007. Wedding Toppers One of the first decorations that I picked out for my own wedding was what went on top of the cake. I wanted something unusual, not just the average man and wife on top of our cake. There are plenty of sites that offer unusual wedding cake toppers, but unfortunately I didn’t know that.  So, I ended up buying […]

Creative Wedding Ideas that I Used at My Wedding

  I used to be a seasonal clothes shopper. Every time a new season came around I would head to the department store and buy what I would need to fit the forthcoming temperature. Little did I realize that you can make most clothing overlap into another season without looking silly or being uncomfortable. It really saves money on clothing!Take a Look at What You GotFirst, you need to take stock in what you already have in your closet. More than likely you have an assortment of t-shirts, tanktops, sleeveless shirts, sweaters, etc. Put each item in what you think […]

Rock Your Wardrobe No Matter the Month!

Do NOT use GoDaddy for anything! Why? First, their customer support is awful. They won’t answer my questions and give me canned responses that don’t even make sense. Second, they’re hosting sucks. I spent days trying to get a site up because of all the glitches. I even had a web building savvy person help me and even she couldn’t believe how horrible GoDaddy’s hosting was. After a few days of trying, I gave up and asked for a refund. Customer service informed me that I couldn’t get a refund because I didn’t ask within 48 hours. So, they’re saying […]

GoDaddy is a Scam!

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I hate to throw anything away, so you can imagine how happy I was when I realized that you could make yarn out of old t-shirts! I was even happier when I realized you can crochet rugs with t-shirt yarn. Here’s how you can do it, too!  How to Make T-Shirt Yarn Making t-shirt yarn is super easy. I like to do it while I watch television at night. 1. Cut your t-shirt in a circle. Take a look at the illustration. You simply start cutting and go around and around the tee until you get to the armpits. Easy-peasy. 2. […]

How to Make a T-Shirt Rug

Do you drink Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Fanta, Minutemade, Gatorade or any other Coke products you can get free magazine subscriptions. I do this all the time using All you do is save the lids from your soda bottles or the codes on 12, 24 and 36-pack boxes. You enter the codes into your rewards account and they add up, little by little. Once you get a little over 100 points you can pick out the magazine you want from the site and it is mailed to you. They have some great decor, DIY and fashion magazines available. Some choices are: Better […]

How to Get Free Decor, Fashion and DIY Magazine Subscriptions