FASHION – All the RAGE – Leggings!

how to wear leggings

Have you heard about this? And when I say, “all the RAGE” I mean there has been some RAGE about this subject. (source) A blog post written up and posted by Veronica Partridge titled, “Why I Chose not to wear leggings” got some crazy attention that landed her on National TV! When I read the post and […]

Crafting – All the RAGE – Marquee letters!


There have been a few things lately that I am SEEING everywhere! In the Crafting/Creative realm it’s Heidi Swapps new custom MARQUEE Letters! (source) Now the DIY Marquee Letters have been big for a while now but that smart Heidi Swapp, she make it even simplier and so much more accessible! Bloggers have been swooping […]

Shopping Giveaway!


TGIF everyone! Today I am thrilled to be collaborating with a gorgeous and talented group of bloggers to bring you a $550 Nordstrom gift card, or paypal cash (winner chooses). Looking for the perfect Valentines dress? Clothes for the kids? Or maybe even a birthday gift for a friend? Think of all the possibilities!   To enter, […]

Change your hangers – change your wardrobe

nothing to wear solution

Hello New year! Are you still feeling as motivated as you were January 1st…or even January 2nd? The excitement of a clean slate can honestly wear off fast! And maybe all the those goals you set are causing you more guilt, stress and worry than they are worth I wanted to give you an update […]

7 actions that changed my life

7 things I did that changed my life

It is very common at the end of the year for bloggers to do a round up of their top 10 (or whatever number they choose) most POPULAR posts of the year. A fun look back on what YOU the reader loved coming to each blog and reading. This year I wanted to take a […]

Our family unplugged + giveaway

how we spent 1 day unplugged

I was recently challenged by Creative Expressions to go unplugged for a day – no TV, no Internet, no phone, no tablets, videos games, computers. So of COURSE I said YES and I got my family on board with me! How often do you UNPLUG? Especially outside of a vacation or camping trip when it’s […]

DIY Sequined clothes – Holiday Wear!

diy sequin cardi

I love wearing something that sparkles in the winter season and especially around the Holidays! If you are in the DIY mood you can create some pretty spectacular pieces to add to your wardrobe and Holiday flare! Here are some of my favorite DIY sequined looks! Sequined Sweatshirt – glam but casual! Sequin Pencil Skirt  […]

Chatbooks – INSTAgram in PRINT!

order chatbooks from Instagram photos using code BRASSY for a free book!

I love social media! and Instagram is my FAVORITE!!! It’s a snap shot into someone’s day, thoughts, events, etc. without all the mumbo jumbo of facebook. It’s pretty, and funny and silly and inspiring. It’s real life and who doesn’t love taking and capturing photos! It’s so easy now with our smartphones. BUT I would […]

Spread Christmas cheer with 1 stamp!


Tis the season for giving and tidings of good cheer! I’ve mentioned the Snail Mail Society and all the good I have seen and received already but I wanted to share a few opportunities to get a glimpse of what the Snail Mail Society writers get to do each month!  A way to join in […]