Cinco Ideas for Cinco de Mayo

Maker:L,Date:2017-9-22,Ver:5,Lens:Kan03,Act:Kan02,E-Y

This Saturday is Cinco de Mayo (where has April gone?!) so I wanted to share a few ideas for how to celebrate. I’ve taken four years of high school Spanish, and the teachers always remind us that Cinco de Mayo isn’t a real Mexican holiday. It celebrates the Mexican victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla during the French-Mexican War. However, besides in the town of Puebla, not many Mexicans celebrate it (or at least, so I’m told). Rather, it’s an Americanized holiday used as an excuse to drink margaritas. 😉 But that’s enough history for one day! If people are going to celebrate, I figure we should get in on the fun too, so here are five ways to spend Cinco de Mayo this Saturday (that don’t involve alcoholic beverages). Continue reading

Fringe

Maker:L,Date:2017-9-22,Ver:5,Lens:Kan03,Act:Kan02,E-Y

If you follow me on Instagram, you may remember me posting a photo in this dress awhile back with a promise that I would “share it on the blog soon”. That was more than a month ago (March 15th, to be exact) but at least I’m finally getting around to fulfilling that promise. I guess it all just depends on your definition of “soon”. 😉 Continue reading

Same Outfit, Different Sunnies

Maker:L,Date:2017-9-22,Ver:5,Lens:Kan03,Act:Kan02,E-Y

I don’t own a ton of pairs of sunglasses, but I do have enough to make a choice as to which pair to wear with certain outfits. Most normal people who aren’t completely obsessed with fashion only own one pair of sunglasses to wear with everything, which I completely understand. But since I recently bought two new sets and made a New Year’s Resolution to wear shades more often, I decided to do a little experiment. How big of a difference do sunglasses really make to your outfit? Continue reading