Life Can Be Illuminating

Posted January 8, 2021 by tambarr1 in Fashion, Favorites / 0 Comments
Life Can Be Illuminating

Hey, Y’all, we made it through the first full week of 2021, and I have to say, I had a pretty good week. I wasn’t super productive, but I wasn’t a complete slacker either. I spent some time cleaning and grading and momming, so all in all it was an okay week. Earlier this week, […]

Pantone’s Color of the Y..

Posted January 8, 2021 by tambarr1 in Fashion, Favorites / 0 Comments
Pantone’s Color of the Year: Ultimate Gray and Illuminating

Five years ago today, I posted the blog post below about then Pantone’s 2015 color of the year Marsala. Why wallow around in shades of gray when you can come to life with Marsala? Exactly what color is Marsala?  Well, it’s what I call the new burgundy, but then again, what do I know? Nevertheless, […]

On the Eve of New Year’s..

Posted December 31, 2020 by tambarr1 in Favorites / 0 Comments
On the Eve of New Year’s Eve (2020)

I started this blog five years ago tonight. I was so gung ho about it. I couldn’t think of a better way to share my ideas and thoughts with others than to start a blog. I was inspired by one of my closest friends to get started. At the time, I had no idea where […]

Tamia Turns 10

Posted September 22, 2020 by tambarr1 in Busy Momming, family and home, Fashion, Favorites / 0 Comments
Tamia Turns 10

Y’all my baby girl is 10! She hit double digits about a 2 weeks ago, and to celebrate, I introduced her to my world with my photographer, and she could not have been more unenthusiastic. Whoops, mom fail! Y’all, Tamia is most definitely her own little person, and she has been this way for as […]

Ditch Your Nightgown For a Whi..

Posted July 23, 2020 by tambarr1 in Busy Shopping, Fashion / 0 Comments
Ditch Your Nightgown For a White Dress

Look, Y’all, I know we’re in quarantine and we’re all just doing our best to get out of bed and brush our teeth, but sometimes it’s necessary to imagine yourself out of this unimaginable (still reeling from Hamilton) situation and see yourself as a beautiful woman full of life with this exact notion dancing around […]

Taking Care of Me

Posted July 3, 2020 by tambarr1 in Talks with Tam / 4 Comments
Taking Care of Me

I have always been the type of person to effortlessly befriend others. I love meeting new people, and I love making people feel like they are seen, like they are valued, like they are validated. As long as I can remember, building meaningful relationships with people has been my “super power”. I don’t mind complimenting […]

Talks with Tam: Social Justice..

Posted June 25, 2020 by tambarr1 in Talks with Tam / 2 Comments
Talks with Tam: Social Justice and Systemic Racism with Carla Tuttle

For four years, I have been wanting to fight the injustices happening to Black people. I started sharing my feelings about it on Facebook and with my friends. One of my friends, Carla Tuttle has made fighting for Social Justice and against Systemic Racism one of her goals in life. So today, I am sharing […]