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Memorial Day Sale Preview

It's a holiday weekend, so you know what that means, don't you? Wonderful sale opportunities tempt with every click. Nordstrom is having a fantastic sale offering 40% or more off of regular prices.... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my webs...
by Maryland Pink and Green on May 22, 2015

Aging with Grace

Aging with Grace Aging with Grace: Fashion Brands that Will Keep You Comfortably in Style A mature woman knows what she likes and is more confident in her choices. Vibrant, confident women want stylish clothing that fits well, yet as the female body...
by The Things Women Want on Dec 18, 2014

In The Trenches

Happy Monday all! I hope everyone had a wonderful Easter weekend! As you know, Spring weather can be so finicky! One day it’s 70+ degrees and the next temps are below average.   When the weather is that unpredictable (especially early Spring)...
by grownandcurvywoman on Apr 21, 2014

White Hot

Happy Monday all! I think it’s safe to say that white shoes can very polarizing…you either love or hate them.  I’ve been on the fence about white shoes for years. Lately white heels have made a fashionable comeback which has renewe...
by grownandcurvywoman on Apr 7, 2014

Casual Friday: Midi Mania

TGIF all! First I want to thank everyone who submitted suggestions in my last post. I meant so much to see how many people have taken interest in my blog.  So again… thank you! Finding the right skirt for your body can be tricky.  For me over...
by grownandcurvywoman on Feb 28, 2014

Happy Birthday To Me!

Happy Monday all! Today is my 42nd birthday and I’m happy that while it’s still very cold outside, the sun is shining bright on my special day.  To celebrate my 42nd year of life, I treated myself to something I’ve been wanting for...
by grownandcurvywoman on Feb 17, 2014

Casual Friday: Let’s Do Brunch!

TGIF all! One of my goals this year was to meet and connect with my readers in person.   I envisioned having brunch with you ladies (and some gents)  laughing and having fun.  Last month, I met lovely event planner Erika from Your Chic Is Sho...
by grownandcurvywoman on Oct 4, 2013

Weekend Edition: Summer Rewind

Happy Labor Day all! I hope everyone is enjoying the three day holiday weekend so far.  I’ve been spending this holiday enjoying not doing one darn thing! To me, lazy weekends are the best! Now that Summer is pretty much over (even the tempera...
by grownandcurvywoman on Sep 2, 2013

Casual Friday: Now and Later

TGIF all! Since Fall is less than a month away (YAY!),  Ive been  starting to think of  the transitional pieces in my closet.  For me a button up shirt is one of the best transitional pieces I own.  They can be worn alone with the sleeves ro...
by grownandcurvywoman on Aug 24, 2013

Weekend Edition: Vacation Mode Pt. 2

Happy Monday all! I hope everyone had a great weekend.  I spent my weekend doing housework, laundry and errands…I know SO exciting! LOL I made sure amidst all the fun I was having that I documented some of  my outfits during my vacation.  Si...
by grownandcurvywoman on Aug 19, 2013

All Mixed Up

Happy Hump Day all! I’ve been PMSing the last couple of days so I’ve been making myself feel better by continuing to get dressed  up for work. Dressing up  is the last thing I wanna do because I feel frumpy and unattractive duri...
by grownandcurvywoman on Jul 17, 2013

Casual Friday/I Wish Pt. 2

TGIF all!  I hope everyone had a great Fourth of July yesterday! You know the saying “be careful for what you wish for, you just might get it!”? Well my wish to wear shorts to work came true today! Yay! Since my courtroom is closed for t...
by grownandcurvywoman on Jul 5, 2013

Something’s Gotta Give

by grownandcurvywoman on Jun 12, 2013

Casual Friday/Back in the Saddle

TGIF all! I finally returned to work  this week after jury duty and I have to say I was glad to be back!  I’m pretty autonomous at my job so I missed being able to work at my own pace. Luckily there wasn’t a huge pile of work waiting ...
by grownandcurvywoman on Jun 7, 2013

White Out Part. 2

Happy Hump Day all! White it is a very polarizing color, either you like it or you hate it.  We’ve been told that we can’t wear white because it’s unforgiving but I reject that notion.  Prior to last year, I had never wore white p...
by grownandcurvywoman on May 1, 2013

Teacher Appreciation Week Discounts for 2013

  Teacher Appreciation Day is May 7th, 2013.  Thank you to our wonderful teachers. This is the time of year when retailers join in with some discounts to celebrate our teachers. I have rounded up a list of  discounts, deals, and tokens of appr...
by More with Less Today on May 1, 2013

Gotta Have it for Spring

Happy Monday all! Since I’ve been home recuperating from gallbladder surgery (I’ll be back to work on Thursday), I have been scouring the web for Spring must haves. I picked the items below because I know I’ll get a lot of use throu...
by grownandcurvywoman on Feb 11, 2013

Casual Friday/Fighting Old Man Winter

TGIF all! Without realizing it, I’m wearing the  winterized version of this outfit I wore back in August.  Winter is my least favorite season so I can get a little gloomy while impatiently waiting for the Spring to come.  This year I plan to...
by grownandcurvywoman on Dec 28, 2012

Dear Santa…

Happy Monday all! My 8-year-old goddaughter still believes in Santa Claus (she told me so over dinner two weeks ago) so that got me to thinking…what if Santa was real? I’ve been a little naughty this year but overall I was  a good girl...
by grownandcurvywoman on Dec 2, 2012

A Fall Fashion Tailgate ~with a Giveaway!~

 I admit that I’m probably the last blogger on earth that you’d want to come to for fashion advice.  I have clothes in my wardrobe from 2005, and wear shoes even older than that.  In college I engaged in (and won!) a Battle Royale with Dr. Phy...
by Unskinny Boppy on Nov 9, 2012


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