Modest Clothes and dreaming big


When we lived in North Carolina my daughter and I found it difficult to find local options for modest clothes. Not only modest but modern, stylish, trendy ones too! Shorts were way to short. Skirts were just as bad. Everywhere the tops were sleeveless and who wants to layer with all the humidity? NOBODY! Dresses […]

Best TIPS for organizing a FOOD FIGHT!

Best tips for a food fight -

Yes you read that right!!! A FOOD FIGHT!!! Something I have wanted to “throw” (yes pun intended) together for a long time now but just happened to move into an area where they already held an annual one! LUCKY US!! My friend Heather throws a GREAT food fight each year to celebrate the end of […]

Kids Neighborhood .25 cent fair!

Kids summer activity - 25 cent fair

This activity is one that is always a HIT!!! It’s great for Summer fun, reunions, church groups too but also can be used anytime of the year – indoor or out! Main Details: Set a day, time and location – we have found that the morning hours are great before its too HOT if you […]

5 stress free ways to CREATE with your kids

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Crafting with kids can be stressful. It can be messy and overwhelming and sometimes more work than we as Moms are up for! Am I right? It has definately gotten more enjoyable and easy as my kids have gotten older. BUT the more I created with them the more their love for creating grew which […]

Motherhood – hey I get it!

Motherhood - you are doing better than you think -

Mother’s Day. Love it or hate it – it is right around the corner. I think as women we struggle with Mother’s day because it can bring up our own short comings. Maybe you have lost a baby, maybe you are stuggling to have children, maybe you placed your baby with another family.The “maybes” could […]

Always floral in the Spring

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What’s that line from The Devil Wears Prada movie….”Florals in the Spring…how ground breaking..” ha ha ha!!! I think it is something close to that. I am not looking to start any new trends or break any new ground. Florals in the Spring are ALWAYS popular  – always. And sometimes they comes across as always […]

An extra day – LEAP YEAR

today is a special day - leap day activities

  We have a LEAP day this year! 1 extra day to live life! I am NOT Holiday Mom. I am NOT Pinterest Mom. I am not even sure what “label” my parenting has. But if you have been a “Brassy” reader for any length of time you know I like to be intentional about […]

How do your clothes make you feel? just remember you are WORTH IT!!

I am worth it - self esteeem

(knitted items from Little Works of Grace etsy Shop, Tee from Brassy Apple Shop and photography by Aubrey Grace Photo) Sometimes I get flooded with an idea or a thought and it just HAS to be given a voice, let out….shared. So I am letting it be typed out….flowing from fingertips. Not really all my words […]

1 dress 4 ways – JourneyFive

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Items in this post may have been provided. This post also may contain affliate links. All photos and opinions are 100% mine. I am all about versatility in my wardrobe! But you already knew that! I love it when a piece can be worn many different ways and with many different things. We thought this […]

DO Good – creative ways to donate clothing items

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Anyone purging after the Holidays? Or getting ready to because you’ve got the Spring Cleaning bug? Besides just donating your clothing items to a local Goodwill or other great organization there are some other creative options maybe you haven’t heard of! so much GOOD can come from your closet! POP UP Street store for homeless […]