Weight Watchers Update
Outfit Posts

Weight Watchers Update

So an update on Weight Watchers, after finishing my first week. I sort of wish I had never done WW before because I catch myself saying, “yeah yeah” when the leader speaks or I read something in my booklet.  I know points, I know portion control, I know all this. …

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Friday
Outfit Posts

Friday

I haven’t charged my camera’s battery since Bonnaroo – will this weekend so I can post some pics. Speaking of Bonnaroo, will have some recap posts soon – they are taking a bit longer to have all the details. Today I am wearing a coral scoop tee from Gap, my…

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Another Coming Clean Post…
Outfit Posts

Another Coming Clean Post…

I know I haven’t posted a lot. It’s because… I hate my wardrobe. Yes, Alison Gary, author of Wardrobe Oxygen has a closet full of stupid stuff. No staples, no go-to pieces. A bunch of things that don’t fit, don’t flatter, or don’t work with her lifestyle. Today I am…

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Green IS the New Black
Lifestyle

Green IS the New Black

Hey guys, bed-ridden Allie here going a bit out of her mind. 🙂 I miss blogging, so I decided to write about something I have gotten more passionate about over the years – finding ways to be green and frugal while still maintaining style and fun in life. Yes, it…

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Wednesday
Fashion Advice

Wednesday

Today we are having clients in the office so we were asked to dressed “appropriately.” With my current shape, I thought this was the most appropriate “slightly nicer than business casual but no need for a suit” look that I owned while being comfortable in the muggy DC heat. Attire:…

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Reader Question – Shopping for Swimwear
Fashion Advice

Reader Question – Shopping for Swimwear

Reader Laurie asked: I am wondering where you shop for swimwear. I have a body type very similar, although I’ve got quite a few years on you (55). I am in decent shape, would like a tank suit with medium high cut legs, but need a D cup underwire, if…

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Comfort and Style CAN Live Together in Harmony!
personal style

Comfort and Style CAN Live Together in Harmony!

It really is possible to be chic AND comfortable. Just with everything else in life that is good, you need to work hard and do your homework. Sure, ratty sweats and a fake pair of Uggs will be cozy on a winter day, but is that really the “book cover”…

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Fashion for the Plus-Sized Athlete
Health and Wellness

Fashion for the Plus-Sized Athlete

Reader Catherine contacted me with a fashion concern that I and probably many of you readers can relate to: “Allie, where does a plus-sized woman find stylish yoga and gym attire? I can ever seem to find something that is flattering to my curves, supportive of my bust and isn’t…

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