Until it officially warms up, I’ll be styling my faux leather leggings on a weekly basis! Today’s take on leather leggings: add a sporty stripe sweater & pop of leopard!

Sporty Stripe Sweater / How to style leather leggings via Glitter & Gingham

Stripe Sweater / Cardigan: on sale! / Faux Leather Leggings / Leopard Sneakers: last seen here / Crossbody c/o / Michael Kors Watch / David Yurman Diamond Cuff / David Yurman Cuff BraceletDavid Yurman Petite Gold Bangle / David Yurman Link Bracelet / Dana Rebecca Studs / Lulu Frost Code Rings / Blush: ‘First Love’  / Lipstick: ‘kim k.w.’

Happy Thursday y’all & happy February! (How is it already February?!) We’re almost to the weekend, thank goodness. I am so ready for it. Why has this week seemed so long?! Tonight’s dinner at our favorite restaurant is getting me through the work day. I’m that girl that dreams of dinner plans right after lunch. Anyone with me?! 😜

These leggings have been in weekly rotation, as I am getting sick of most items in my closet right now. Luckily, they’re super versatile and so comfy! If you missed my review on them, read this first. Today’s take on them, a sporty vibe. Well this is my take on sporty. I am LOL’ing because I am sure some of y’all are rolling your eyes at the word sporty being associated with this look. I love the pop of colors with a touch of leopard. Okay, really the sneakers are the only thing that makes this look sporty. But I am loving it, so I’m rolling with it!

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Not all hair is created equal, but if you have fine, thin hair then this post is for you! I am sharing my hair care routine, who does my hair & more.

Happy Wednesday y’all! I hope everyone’s week is going well! I’ve been feeling slightly under the weather, but that didn’t keep me from missing my haircut this week. I got a little trim from my girl Morgan at Cha Cha’s, and it got me inspired to share some hair care with y’all today! Keep reading to see what Morgan has done to my hair over the past few months, products I use & more!

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Styling camo pants for winter with a cozy pink sweater & a pop of leopard!

Cozy Sweater / Camo Pants: last seen here / Faux Fur Scarf / Booties / similar Leopard Crossbody / Lisi Lerch Earrings c/o / Michael Kors Watch / David Yurman Diamond Cuff / David Yurman Cuff BraceletDavid Yurman Petite Gold Bangle / David Yurman Link Bracelet / Dana Rebecca Studs / Lulu Frost Code Rings / Blush: ‘First Love’  / Lipstick: ‘kim k.w.’

Happy Monday y’all! I hope everyone had an amazing weekend. We took it pretty easy, spent some time with friends & watched the CATS get a BIG W Saturday! Which pretty much just made our weekend right there. Plus we tried the best new (to us) brunch spot yesterday. If you’re local, you need to try it ASAP.

Let’s chat about this look, shall we?! I had actually intended on having another post up for y’all today, but I can’t decide the approach I want to take with it– I’m indecisive to say the least– so until then, I am sharing this cozy sweater & camo combo. I loved this camo pant combo from the fall, but I almost forgot I had these britches in my closet until a few weeks ago. To switch it up a bit, I knew I wanted to pair the neutral print with a pop of color for winter. This sweater is SO cozy btw! I have worn it on so many occasions, and I’m finally getting around to sharing it here.

How would y’all style camo pants for winter?!

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Valentine’s Day will be here before you know it, so I am kicking off my Valentine’s Day content with a fun all inclusive Valentine’s Day gift ideas! Included:: gifts for the ladies, gifts for your BFFs, treat yourself gifts & more!

Valentine's Day Gift Ideas for Her
1. Monogram Jewelry Box 2. ‘Hey Pretty Lady’ Mug 3. Leopard Loafers 4. Champagne Coupes 5. Gucci Card Case 6. PJ Set 7. LOVE Necklace 8. Champagne Truffles 9. Acrylic Fringe Earrings 10. Mini Satchel 11. Ankle Strap Sandals 12. Lip Tint Trio 13. David Yurman Heart Earrings 14. iPhone Case 15. Sunnies 16. NARS Lip Duo 17. Diptyque Candle 18. Travel Jewelry Case 19. Hourglass Blush 20. ‘Love First.’ Tee

Happy Friday y’all! It is almost the weekend, and I couldn’t be more excited for some R&R. I’ve managed to stay pretty healthy over the past few months, but I can almost feel something coming on… Fingers crossed it stays away! And I’ll definitely use this as an excuse to sleep in & take it easy. It is supposed to be rather pretty in the bluegrass this weekend, so I might have to get out to walk the pups & grab some brunch. Do y’all have any fun weekend plans?!

As far as today’s post goes, I am kicking off the Valentine’s Day content with a fun gift guide for her. Feel free to send this to your beau 😊 Looking for a GALentine’s Day gift for your bff? This acrylic jewelry box is so affordable! And this NARS lip duo would make such a fun gift. Looking to treat yourself? These leopard loafers are on the top on my list! And links to these earrings & this bag are definitely getting sent to the MR.

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While spring is on the brain, the January weather has brought me back to reality. Today’s fun faux fur coat is making the cold days a little more bearable!

Faux Fur Coat / similar Sweater / Faux Leather Leggings: last seen here / Booties / similar Leopard Crossbody (and here) / NecklaceMichael Kors Watch / David Yurman Diamond Cuff / David Yurman Cuff BraceletDavid Yurman Petite Gold Bangle / David Yurman Link Bracelet / Dana Rebecca Studs / Lulu Frost Code Rings / Blush: ‘First Love’  / Lipstick: ‘kim k.w.’

Happy Thursday y’all! I hope everyone has had an amazing week so far. The Mr. has been out of town, and I am beyond ready for him to get home tonight, but other than that I can’t complain. In the meantime, I’ve made this amazing recipe, got a chemical peel at my favorite local medispa and did a little spring shopping.

But until the weather warms up enough for me to actually wear my early spring buys, I’ve been living in this fun faux fur coat! It was one of my favorite Christmas gifts, and I’ll be so sad when I have to put it up for the warmer months. I’ve paired it with my favorite faux leather leggings, and you know I couldn’t resist adding a little pop of leopard 😊

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Nutrition can be a tricky thing, and today I am sharing what I eat during my low carb days. A low carb diet can be intimidating, but it doesn’t need to be!

Low Carb Diet / What to eat on low carb days

*photos by Elizabeth Cox

Pearl Top / JeansMichael Kors Watch / David Yurman Diamond Cuff / David Yurman Cuff BraceletDavid Yurman Petite Gold Bangle / David Yurman Link Bracelet / Dana Rebecca Studs / Lulu Frost Code Rings / Blush: ‘First Love’  / Lipstick: ‘kim k.w.’

Happy Wednesday y’all! I am so excited to share the post with y’all today! It’s all about the low carb life. I know it’s a little different than the usual outfit around here, but we’re mixing it up in 2018, remember?! With my participation in this bootcamp, one key nutritional component is carb cycling. What is carb cycling? For two days (in a row) out of the week, you cut your carbs significantly. My goal each week, is to stay under 50 net carbs per ‘low carb’ day. Net carbs= carbohydrates – fiber. Fiber is your friend y’all! Just to give you an idea of my carb intake on a normal calorie day, it is 191 g of carbohydrates.

*Side bar for a little background info:: How do you determine your normal macronutrients (carbs, protein & fat) intake? My Fitness Pal. This app is a lifesaver! Upon download, you’ll plug in your weight, goal weight, how many pounds you want to lose a week & your activity level. This will provide you an outline of your target macros for each day.*

When I first began this program in the summer of 2017, honestly I was a little lost when it came to nutrition. I just thought of carbs as breads, grains, pasta, cereal, etc. Wrong. Carbs are in nearly everything! It definitely took some adjusting for me to find ways to make my low carb days as enjoyable as possible. So today, I’m here to share what all I’ve learned over the past 6+ months!

Want to put your nutrition & fitness in check?! Join the next round of this bootcamp!!

Keep reading for a my low carb grocery list, a sample meal plan, tips for eating out, etc!

*Disclaimer:: I am in no way a licensed dietician. This post is purely my opinion & what works best for me.

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Prep your closet for spring with an affordable off the shoulder sweater you can wear now & into spring! It’s only $30 & comes in 7 colors!

The one off the shoulder sweater you can wear into spring

Off the Shoulder Sweater: only $30, comes in 7 colors / Distressed Jeans / Booties / Earrings c/o / Bag c/o / Michael Kors Watch / David Yurman Diamond Cuff / David Yurman Cuff BraceletDavid Yurman Petite Gold Bangle / David Yurman Link Bracelet / Dana Rebecca Studs / Lulu Frost Code Rings / Blush: ‘First Love’  / Lipstick: ‘kim k.w.’

Happy Tuesday y’all! I hope everyone had a productive Monday to kick off their week. I did a little prep for the week ahead and I’ll admit, I am currently typing this post wearing the exact outfit I shared with y’all yesterday. No shame y’all, those pieces are that good.

But let’s chat about this outfit shall we?! I am always skeptical about off the shoulder sweaters during the winter months because let’s face it, they’re not the smartest outfit choice for those really cold days. They don’t fit under coats conveniently, and who wants to bare their shoulders in winter?! Normally, not me. Why the change of heart? Well first, this sweater is only $30. Second, a little self tan helped 😉 Third, this color is so good. I love it so much, but if a light blue isn’t your thing, there are 6 other colors to choose from. And fourth, this sweater is versatile. You can wear it with both sides off both of your shoulders and totally transition it into spring. I can’t wait to wear this sweater with some white jeans & slides!

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