I don’t think I am ever going to get to plant any flowers this year. Every time I want to go buy some there will be some kind of obstacle in my way. It is like the flower police have my number. I don’t plant very many flowers anymore because I don’t have time to take care of them. I am only wanting a couple of ferns for the front porch and a couple of Coleus for the back porch. If I get much more than that I will eventually let them die. 😔Sunday after church I told Joe that I wanted to borrow his truck and go to buy my flowers. He said that I should take my own vehicle because he didn’t want to have to take out all of his golfing things. Haha! I just got my vehicle in December and I didn’t want to get it dirty so I decided to get a bunch of garbage bags so that I could put the pots inside the bags. I waited until around 2:00 pm and then drove to the greenhouse. The lack of cars in the parking lot confirmed what I was afraid of, they were closed on Sunday. They used to be open on Sunday’s because I have been there before on a Sunday but I guess they changed their hours of operation. I think I am just going to go buy me some fake flowers and say the heck with it. Just kidding, I am going to try again later in the week because I am STILL having to stay late at work. Until then, I guess you will just have to keep looking at the little tree. Lol!I am not sure how this outfit will look on the blog but in person, it was a hit. I had multiple compliments on the outfit during the day, it almost got embarrassing. The first time I got a compliment, I smiled. The second time I got a compliment, I said, “no, you can’t have the day off.” I figured by this time they were just trying to butter me up for something. Haha! This top is one that I bought several weeks ago at the overstock store. It is a top by Bob Mackie and I really liked the design. I loved how there were little hints of pale blue in the color scheme which made it seem like more of a summer top. The tiny stripes are metallic threads of gold. Here is the other Bob Mackie top that I wore earlier in the year.
Before we go any farther I am going to tell you that you are fixing to get mad. The robin’s egg blue multi-strand necklace that I have on is not available for purchase. 😟 It was a part of an Easter special that is no longer available. I told you that you should be checking out the “specials” tab. The earrings I have on are called the Black Diamond Earrings. These are super cute and only $8.00. They are lightweight and made out of a thin metal. The aurora borealis magnetic bling bracelet is called the Flynn.Here is a close-up of the Corey bracelet. This has four strands and each strand is a little different. It has a little tassel that dangles also for some extra attention. Lol. Plunder has implemented a wonderful new feature. Now when you hit the “shop” tab, it will ask you what party you are shopping in. There will be a drop-down menu with all my open parties listed. My current parties that are the ones I am using is the sets and tania12, please choose one of those after you login to plunderdesign.com/taniastephens.Other than the fact that I should have straightened up my straps before I took the pictures, I really like these shoes with this outfit. These gladiator sandals are by Sole Society. They have a block heel which helps to keep your ankle from tipping over. You know what I mean? I hate it when you are walking along and it feels like you are going to break an ankle because the heel is so tiny.
The pale blue or mint jeans are a pair I bought at Maurice’s last year. I have worn this pair multiple times since I bought them even though I didn’t think I would. I just couldn’t imagine what would go with them and now everything I see seems to match. lol! These fit really nice and I wish I had bought a couple more in different colors.
I want to share with you something that I don’t normally talk about. That would be money. There was a ZOOM call on Sunday night and we had several ladies participate, thanks!!! One of the ladies who was helping me with the call was a financial advisor in her old job before she quit. She was saying how women, in particular, had a harder time with money as they aged because they tended to lean on their husbands for support. She also talked about how women tend to live longer than men and that it could turn into a real problem for some. I agreed with her but was stunned when one of the ladies from the ZOOM call messaged me that she had lost her husband about 6 years ago and she had been forced to try and re-invent herself. She was looking for a plan B. She will be turning 60 later in the year and she wanted to see if Rodan and Fields might be what she is looking for. I don’t know if R+F is what she is looking for, she will have to be the one that makes that decision. It is funny how people can be put into our lives for a reason. If you are looking for a Plan B be sure to reach out to me and I will arrange a phone call. If you are wanting to see if R+F can help your skin look better, then go and take the solutions tool which will recommend the products that you need.
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