• Fashion

    They got it right/Style Collaboration

    They got it right/Style Collaboration Are you still following celebrities for fashion and style inspirations? Oh no! If so, you’re already out of date! 😉 In fact, nowadays fashion bloggers are the new cool kids on the block and already are at the leading edge of the trends all over the world. You know I love colors, and especially I mean bold colors. Just simply because they add so much fun to my look and lighten up my mood. But you also know I love a chic and elegant look, so that means I can’t help but be a big fan of classic BLACK AND WHITE. As you can see…

  • Fashion,  Travel Tips

    What to wear on a boat ride?

    What to wear on a boat ride? Since I started this blog at end of last year, I have been super busy. As you know I am a teacher so I have my summer off. But it seemed I was even more busy because there are always so many things I can do to improve my blog and try to get more traffic. Do you see a patten here? I am a workaholic and I am not happy with it! So I promised myself that at least for the month of August I would really have my summer break! Well, it’s fair to say that I am getting better. But…

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    6 Fall Staples You Can Wear in Summer

    6 Fall Staples You Can Wear in Summer Are you still chasing the hottest summer trends? Well, why don’t you think a bit outside the box and look inside your closet? There are quite a few items you can borrow from your off season wardrobe to add to your tropical summer outfits and get yourself on target and on trend! I’m going to cover 6 fall staples you can bring forward a season and wear in summer. You’ll be covered from head to toe so don’t worry about any part of your body feeling left out! Let’s get started on the right foot, with booties. What’s your fashion mood today?…

  • Fashion,  Travel Tips

    What the YELP is going on here?

    What the YELP is going on here? So last month we took a road trip vacation to NYC. It’s not surprising that I had not been there before. After all, I’ve only been in the USA for a bit over 8 years. What is surprising is that my husband had never made it to the Big Apple yet. He has lived here his whole life. And not that he’s old but he has gotten some Senior discounts recently without even being asked his age! And no, he wasn’t happy about it. Anyway, we had started our trip out by crossing over into nearby Ontario, Canada. Our vacation started strong with…

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    They got it right!

    They got it right! Are you still following celebrities for fashion and style inspirations? Oh no! If so, you’re already out of date! 😉 In fact, nowadays fashion bloggers are the new cool kids on the block and already are at the leading edge of the trends all over the world. Now BACK TO SHCOOL signs are everywhere. I am really not ready to go back to work yet. Lol! But I love my school and my kids so I will not be suffering too much. 😉 School is starting and it means fall is approaching, so let’s start from one of my favorite pieces—the trench coat: http://www.foragefashion.com THE CLASSIC…

  • Fashion,  New Trends,  Product Reviews

    My arm charms giveaway +link up

    My arm charms giveaway +link up First I would like to share some wonderful news about myself. 😉 I was chosen to be interviewed and featured by Cliche Magazine and now I am in the Aug-Sept issue BLOGGER SPOT LIGHT. The full interview is below or you can visit Cliche Magazine to read more. This is my 9th month blogging. I still have so many questions, confusion and struggles about this gig. But I started to feel more and more comfortable about my fashion blogger’s life. 😉 One day a new blogger asked me, when was the first time you got a sponsor? Well, I guess I will never forget…

  • Fashion,  Travel Tips

    The honeymoon’s NOT over!

    The honeymoon’s NOT over! You regular readers probably know that I had a vacation to NYC a couple weeks ago. This was a road trip and because we live in Michigan it’s actually more direct to go through Canada. So that’s what we did, at least on the way to the Big Apple. Right on the way is a pretty famous sight that’s also been known as the honeymoon destination of choice for over a century. Of course I’m talking about Niagara Falls. I’ve lived about a 4 hour drive from this world famous sight for 8 years and until last month have never seen it. Well I have to…

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    They got it right Detroit fashion bloggers

    They got it right Detroit fashion bloggers Are you still following celebrities for fashion and style inspirations? Oh no! If so, you’re already out of date! 😉 In fact, nowadays fashion bloggers are the new cool kids on the block and already are at the leading edge of the trends all over the world. This is my 9th month blogging and I often complained that I am just about the only fashion blogger in Michigan. I felt so lonely! I’d read about Blogger conferences and meet ups in New York, L.A., Miami, London, Outer Mongolia or Iowa or other strange places but not here in the Detroit area. Until about…

  • Fashion,  New Trends,  Product Reviews

    Scent Trunk Review Color and Grace Fashion Link Up

    Scent Trunk Review Color and Grace Fashion Link Up What is your first memory about perfume? Mine was not that pleasant. If you have been reading my blog you will know there was not much fashion in China before the 1980s. Perfume was very much a luxury thing for normal Chinese back then. When I was young, our family had pretty tough times but also some good years too. I remember one year my mom bought her first bottle of perfume and I hated it so much because it smelled awful! 😉 I found my first favorite perfume back in 2000. One day I was strolling down a street where…

  • Fashion,  New Trends

    Dressy shorts for summer

    Dressy shorts for summer At the end of last month I received an email from Nima of http://skatterbrainn.wix.com/skatterbrainn. She is so sweet and asked me if I would write a guest post for her blog. So we did a little bit of brainstorming. She hoped I could write something about basic essential summer wear. Something that probably everyone has in their closet and oh, by the way is both easy to style and sexy. Well I love a challenge and this one got me thinking and looking around at my wardrobe. Anyway, here is my answer to her request. I hope she (and you) will like it! 😉 As you…

  • Fashion

    Big girls don’t cry

    Big girls don’t cry I had a rough childhood and went though quite a few hard patches when I was young. One thing I learned was not to cry about your problems. Just simply because nobody was there to comfort me and I suffered from a pretty serious headache after crying. So I choose to smile instead. Now I am pretty much living my dream life so seriously there are not many reasons for me to cry anymore. But I did break down twice recently. The first one was the day before my vacation. I had a medical procedure at the hospital and they needed to anesthetize me. So the…

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