Absolutely Tara 2015 Winter Wardrobe Wishlist

Winter Wardrobe Wish List

I used to love shopping. I’d spend hours perusing the mall, trying on dozens of pieces, and lugging my shopping bags around. When I didn’t have any money, I’d even go window shopping with my mom and sister.  Now, I HATE shopping in a store. I know it’s because I’ve been spoiled by internet shopping and…

Mom Jeans

Mom Jeans

I love being stylish. In fact, my Appearance Goal is to look good in any and every situation. I feel so much better about myself when I’m dressed in a great outfit with my hair and makeup done, and even better when the people around me take notice. But there’s a flip side to this. When I…

The Essential Interview Outfit

Today I had a job interview for a position here in Southern California, so I thought my interview outfit would be a great choice for my first Outfit of the Week Post. The Outfit of the Week series is inspired by my Appearance Goal to look good all the time. Ambitious I know, but I feel so…

How to break a bad habit

How I’m Breaking a Bad Habit

I must admit, this post covers a sensitive subject for me. You see for years now, I’ve been an anxiety picker, which I’ve been extremely ashamed of. What this means is that whenever I am stressed, in deep thought, or anxious, I pick my face. I hate that I do this, because I inevitably turn what…

Appearance

After contemplating the Appearance category during my Evaluation, I realized that how I look is really important to me. The more I’ve paid attention to it, the more I’ve realized the way my appearance affects me. When I stopped working to travel, there was a dip in my confidence. Much of that dip had to do with…