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Patience
West Virginia
It's always better to look good than to be comfortable!
Interests: Cooking (baking), sewing, shopping, home-schooling, reading, movies, estate sales and travel.
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Not too long ago, I had the chance to come along on a business trip that my husband had in West Virginia. We don't get away without out our girls very often, so we planned to take our time. Our first stop was in the town of Buckhannon, home to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2014 at West Virgina Girl
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Long time, no post! Just to prove that I'm still alive, I thought I would share a few pics from some Summer fun in my neighborhood. Playing Corn Hole at the neighbors! I was playing against my Dad, and yes, we are Marshall University fans. My sandals, which I love,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 15, 2013 at What Hayden Wore
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Welcome Spring. Flowers on my dress and in my hair make me excited for warmer weather and real flowers. I wore this to church and was cold. My dress is spaghetti strapped and the cardigan didn't help with the chill. I forget where I got the dress, JC Penny or... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2013 at What Hayden Wore
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Ok, it's not exactly torture. My mom sells a bunch of things on Ebay. Guess who has to be her "model"? This week it was an 80's prom dress and a vintage 70's golf sweater. This outfit, she actually asked my opinion on. She put it out on her bed,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2013 at What Hayden Wore
Patience is now following Boberika
Feb 26, 2013
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Lately, I've been on a bit of a paper kick. Cards, note paper, wrapping paper, you name it! My criteria? it has to be on (big) sale. I found this adorable site, www.smockpaper.com. How much do I love this note cube! This cute Heron is printed on 100% recycled paper.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2013 at Patience
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Not very often does my mom question what I am wearing but, the other day she asked if I was really gonna "wear that?". I happen to like mixing my stripes and plaids. Of course, five days out of seven, I'm in Converse shoes! My shorts are from Kohl's and... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2012 at What Hayden Wore
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Nothing to say, except, Happy 4th Of July! Just a recent picture of my Dad and I. He's where I get my height. I'm almost 5' 8" and he's 6' 6". Tall genes. Luv my daddy! Continue reading
Posted Jul 4, 2012 at What Hayden Wore
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Last month I made a spur of the moment purchase at my local Sephora, which is not at all unusual. Sephora partnered with Pantone, the paint maker, to come up with some fabulous orangey colors. I bought the Apricot Brandy Prisma Color Blush. It is so perfect for summer and... Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2012 at Patience
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I like owls. I recently dressed around two pieces of owl jewelry. One, a necklace which was a gift from my neighbor, Ellen. And second, a ring I picked up at Claire's. I love a big ring that I have to wear on my index finger! I have on a... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2012 at What Hayden Wore
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I raided my Mom's closet today for a top she had never even taken the tags off of yet. It came from the Limited, who knows how long ago. I wore it with a pair of my favorite denim shorts from Aeropostle. My sandals are from there, too. I had... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2012 at What Hayden Wore
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Believe it or not, my family manages to sit down together for a meal at least five nights a week. Sometimes it's an insta-meal, others I've cooked all evening. These Italian Pork Chops were super good and super fast. The rolls were from frozen bread dough, the potatoes were instant... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2012 at Patience
Patience is now following racheldenbow
Mar 26, 2012
Patience is now following julie thompson
Mar 25, 2012
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Today I chose an outfit based around my plaid Sperry Topsiders. Do not wear socks with these shoes!! I wore a green shirt from Pink by Victoria's Secret with a blue and white tank from Abercrombie & Fitch underneath. My shorts are from Aeropostle. String bracelets, as usual. I hope... Continue reading
Posted Mar 21, 2012 at What Hayden Wore
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Yesterday I wore a dress from Kohl's and LC Lauren Conrad that my Mom snagged on clearance for $4.99! It is a size medium and a bit too big so I had to wear a shirt underneath. My Aunt, Amanda, got me these great earrings which were perfect! And, once... Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2012 at What Hayden Wore
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I have Spring Fever sooo bad! Yesterday, I wore bright yellow. It makes me think of warm days when I can finally wear shorts. My yellow t-shirt is from Pink at Victoria's Secret. I have a couple of these that I have had forever, and they still look good. I... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2012 at What Hayden Wore
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I went with my husband and his family to visit relatives that live in the forest outside of Richwood, West Virginia last summer. I have been there many times before, but I just came across the pictures I took and thought I would share them. It's the most beautiful place... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2012 at West Virgina Girl
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Today, I was wishing for a tan. I am WHITE. I hit up my Mom's bronzer for a fake glow! I put on some sunscreen (no wrinkles, please). I used Victoria's Secret bronzing cream with shimmer in it all over my cheeks. I put on a tinted moisturizer after I... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2012 at What Hayden Wore
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Today, I was feelin' the neon! I built my outfit around my Chuck Taylor tennis shoes. I have a CRAZY obsession with Converse! Add a peace sign bracelet Mom got me for Valentine's Day at Kohl's. Worn with one of my favorite old t-shirts from Wet Seal! Wearing brights makes... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2012 at What Hayden Wore
Patience is now following Kellen Appleton
Mar 3, 2012
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While rummaging through some of my Grandmother's old junk, I recently discovered an old wooden key holder. With a little bit of ingenuity, I had a new statement piece. It started out as a dark wood piece. I cleaned it and gave it two coats of spray paint. I used... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2012 at Patience
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Hello!! I'm Hayden. I am Patience's daughter and I wanted to do my own blog about what I love to wear and all of my favorite things! Today I did gold eyeshadow and I want to show you how I did it. And yes, my mom took the pics. Start... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2012 at What Hayden Wore
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I made these sweet Vanilla Bars all summer. They were a favorite of my family and friends. They are so gooey, you may want to eat them with a fork! I used Betty Crocker French Vanilla cake mix. It is the only vanilla that my grocery store stocks and the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2011 at Patience
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This is my first post in my West Virgina blog and it's about.......Las Vegas. I took a trip this summer and I didn't blog about it then but, I do get out of the state every now and then. Before my husband and I left I wanted to take my... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2011 at West Virgina Girl