Sunrise Weekender V.19: Holidays and why less is more

Sunrise Weekender V.19: Holidays and why less is more By Melissa Marie Hello Weekenders, I hope that you are enjoying the seasons changing to colder weather. I hope you will grab a hot beverage or iced whatever you like and dive into my little space of the internet and gain something from it! Let us […]

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Sunrise Weekender V. 18: Glittered Recklessness

Sunrise Weekender V .18: Glittered Recklessness By Melissa Marie     Hello my Weekenders, so glad you stopped by to read the most honest, fashionable, and invigorating read of your weekend! This week’s issue is called Glittered Recklessness, for it talks about all things fashion and lifestyle. So let us dive right in! Quote Of […]

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October, Thirty One Days-No Instagram

October, Thirty-One Days-No Instagram By Melissa Marie For the month of October, I ceased to exist on the only social media platform that I deem as “social media” for me that is with the exception of Facebook. I have two accounts, Ione is for this website and the other for posting for personal selling, not […]

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Sunrise Weekender V. 17 For The Love Of Women

Sunrise Weekender V.20 For The Love Of Women By Melissa Marie Traveling this week with my husband for his marathon, I must confess I delight in people watching. Not to make fun though many are humorous, one can witness love between a couple, mixed breeds of animals that their owners go through great lengths to […]

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Using The Word “Enough” To Ruthlessly Edit Your Life

Using The Word Enough To Ruthlessly Edit Your Life By Melissa Marie Not long ago, when my parents would gently or firmly say the word enough, it meant that my siblings and I better stop immediately what we were doing. Whether we were clowning around with one another or helping out. It meant to stop. […]

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The Love Affair With Haute Couture

The Love Affair With Haute Couture Written By Melissa Marie As a young teen, I remember dreaming of the day I would finally get to buy haute couture clothing right off of the runway. Clothes that are hand sewn, made with art visionary in mind. I poured over fashion magazines (pre-internet accessibility) and cut out […]

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Fashioning Time By Your Own Rules

Grandfather Time, you have to respect him. He has no boundaries and bows to no human or living thing. He is relentless,¬† and he will pass by when you want him to stay and when you wish he would go away he seems to linger. Ah, time, you can’t bottle it, stop or rush it, […]

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Sunrise Weekender V.5: The Weekly Quirky Journal

Quote Of The Week   Two things I Have Learned This Week ¬†Memories are made when we open intentionally stop for a moment and cherish the life around us. ¬† 2. Fashioning your life is much harder than fashioning a wardrobe, but looking beautiful while working in the midst of your troubles is a game […]

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The Fashioned Woman’s Journey

It has been two months of bed rest and no driving of my vehicle. This means limited amount of time shopping, going out with friends or swinging by my favorite stores to pop in and get some retail therapy. Every trip out of the house is assisted with driving and is mapped out and even […]

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Sunrise Weekender V.4: The Weekly Quirky Journal

  Two Things That I Have Learned This Week I know Memorial weekend has passed ( May 28,2018) but I have this sense of responsibility to those that lost their lives for our young country. I love this country that I was born into but have never paid the ultimate price for that love. The […]

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