Teacher Planning Day: OOTD

Today was a teacher planning day, so no school!!! I was originally planning to go anyway to get some work done, but I was feeling very sick last night, and I ended up sleeping in this morning 😅 Last night was my first open house as a teacher. As usual, I panicked over it for…

Thrifting my Paycheck Away

I went to Goodwill yesterday, and let's just say that I went a little crazy. There were a lot of employees that I had never seen before, and they were all stocking the racks with new merchandise. I usually like to go through EVERYTHING, but after going through just my favorite sections (sweaters, dresses, anything…

Little Red Riding Hood: OOTD

Hello everyone! I really wanted to have fun with my clothes today. This was my first week as an art teacher, in a school where everyone is expected to dress professionally. I've been wearing outfits that are very boring! This outfit felt like a breath of fresh air. It was a bit annoying making my…

Summer is almost over

And it was one of the best ones I've had in quite a while. Summers have always been difficult times for me. I am usually broke. I am usually lonely because my friends live far away. But this year I had a job that allowed me to save enough to get by, and my partner…

A sunny spring day: OOTD

I finally thrifted the perfect blue jeans! I am so excited to show you guys this pair. They fit nice and snug on my waist so I don't have to pull them up too often, and they're very loose and straight in the legs. I've been looking for something like this for months. I paired…

On Caring Less

I often get comments from well-meaning family members about how the way I dressed and styled my hair in the past looked more flattering than the way I do now. It irks me to no end when they say that, because I am in a much better place now when it comes to my self-esteem…