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November 2017

The Alma Pullover & Link Up

November 30, 2017

Sweater weather is here!  Do you love sweaters? I’ve always had a wild enthusiasm for cozy sweaters. I blame this on my mom’s influence.  My memories of her include a large linen closet,  filled with sweaters top to bottom!  (I’m not sure where the linen was, but who cares?)

cozy apres ski sweater

Soft Surroundings gave me this sweater to share on my blog.  All thoughts and words are my own, as always.

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How to Add Holiday Glam to your Outfit!

November 28, 2017

It’s that time of year when we want everything to be more special, especially our outfits!  Here’s a list of ways to add some holiday glam to your look for all sorts of holiday events!

Soft Surroundings sent me this poncho to share on my blog.  All opinions are all my own as always.

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Cyber Monday Round Up!

November 27, 2017

Here’s your round up of the best Cyber Monday sales!  Happy shopping!!

Chico’s – 50% off your entire order, free shipping, online today only use code 35901

Loft – 50% off Everything, code CLICK

Ann Taylor – 50% off Everything, code BESTMONDAY

Banana Republic – 50% off Everything, code BRSHIP

Old Navy – 50% off Everything, no exclusions

Topshop – up to 50% off, free worldwide shipping

Express – 50% off Everything

Soft Surroundings – Best sellers on sale up to 70% off, today only

Bloomingdale’s – 25% off selected

Neiman Marcus – 70% off clearance, earn gift cards on regularly priced merchandise

Anthropologie – 20% off full-priced items, 30% off sale

Draper James – 25% off everything, code MERRY

Ulta – Lots of different deals and gifts with purchase options

Sephora – holiday sample bag with $35 purchase, use code METIME

Ebay – new rotating deals all day long

Amazon – various deals

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SALES, Mandarin Sneakers, & Link Up!

November 23, 2017

Happy Thanksgiving, Dear Readers!  It’s a day all about gratitude, family, food and hey … let’s be honest … SALES!  Black Friday starts today online, Dolls! Here’s my list of the best sales to check out!

Thanksgiving Day Sales

Soft Surroundings sent me these sneakers to review. All opinions are all my own as always! 

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Lily Silk – High Quality Silk, Black Friday Deals

November 21, 2017

We all know that nothing feels quite as soft and touchable as real silk!  Did you also know silk is very durable, breathable, moisture wicking, and hypoallergenic?  Today I’m introducing you to a brand with the high quality silk for fair prices and even an amazing Black Friday sales deal!

style over 40

This post is a collaboration with Lily Silk. All opinions are all my own as always.

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Misook – Luxury Knitwear

November 20, 2017

Looking for high-quality luxurious clothing that will look fabulous year after year?  I have a chic brand for you to check out, Misook!

machine washable, wrinkle free, flattering jackets

This post is a collaboration with Misook.  However, all the words and opinions are all my own (always).

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Black Friday & Cyber Week Shopping Tips!

November 19, 2017

Okay Dolls, you know the best sales are just around the corner!  Are you ready?!  Do you brave the mall or shop online? I’m an online shopper through and through.  You won’t catch me at a mall on Black Friday, unless it’s to sip a latte and people watch (which IS always fun!).  Here are a few tips and tricks to help you navigate your way through the online sales!


(That’s my serious shopping face!)

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Teacher Gift Guide

November 19, 2017

It takes a lot of energy, patience, and heart to be a teacher. How do I know?  This is year twenty-six for me as a high school English teacher!


teacher gift guide, what to buy a teacher for the holidays


Here are a few ideas of how to spoil the teacher in your life, whether it’s your children’s teachers, or your teacher friend or teacher spouse.

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