Never be embarrassed of your ID again! Learn how to take a good passport photo or photo id picture every time. Take better pictures with these 7 easy tips.

7 easy tips to taking a great passport photo

In preparation for my up coming Europe trip, today I set out to get my passport photos done. Fed up with always being ashamed of my photo ID’s, today I was determined to take a photo that was a respectable representation of myself! After taking a little extra time to prep and prepare, I’m proud […]

How to Claim an Inactive Twitter Username

How to Claim an Abandoned Twitter Username

After patiently waiting for 6 months I finally have my twitter name @YesMissy!  I started my blog just over half a year ago, and didn’t think of starting a Twitter account until about a month or two into it. Unfortunately, at that time @YesMissy was taken.  But the account was completely abandoned: there were only […]

DIY: How to resize a hat for a perfect fit

DIY: How to Resize a Hat for a Perfect Fit

Don’t you think it’s unfair guys always have cooler hats than girls? I always find myself buying guy’s hats, they have more selection and just better style options in my opinion. The problem is they are often, if not always, too big!!  So here’s my DIY solution to help you resize a hat a so […]

Shopping Tips

Last Minute Christmas Shopping Tips

Christmas has crept up so quickly! It’s less than a week away and I haven’t even started my Christmas shopping yet. Tomorrow I’m going to be doing my first round of shopping. There’s a snowfall warning out for tonight and tomorrow, so hopefully everything will stay open while I try to battle mother nature in […]

Winterizing your wardrobe

Styling Tips: Winterize Your Wardrobe

There’s no more denying it. I can’t even wear ballet flats any more. Any kind of sockless shoe wear is out of the question until next spring. It’s time to start to winterize your wardrobe. The first snow has fallen on the local mountains and I’m faced with the chilly reality that summer is really […]

The art of packing light

Packing for Vegas!

This is going to my first ever business trip, and where else am I going but the city of sin – Las Vegas! I’ll be attending a 3 day conference, but I’ll have most of the evenings to myself so you can bet I’ll be doing some serious shopping! I  used to always over pack […]

Nail art tips for painting stripes

Nail Art Tips for Painting Stripes

Nail art tips for painting stripes I’ve been doing a lot of crazy nail art lately. So this week, I decided to go for something simple and classic. To welcome the Fall season, I’ve chosen to use a pretty caramel shade highlighted with a gold stripe. Like anything, nail art requires practice, in fact a […]