Maximize Your Closet with Halftees

Halftees are the most versatile pieces in your closet. You can wear them frontwards or backwards to vary the neckline and they don't add bulk under your layers.

So glad you are here.   Once in a while, I find things that I really think are cool and want to share with you.  I ran across Halftees are perfect in that respect. They stop with an elastic band just under the bustline and there are a variety of sleeve lengths and textures. Everything from a tank style, to a 3/4 sleeve to a full sleeve, and … [Continue reading]

Family Fun Friday #1 – Beautiful and Functional Home

Great tips for making your home beautiful and functional at Family Fun Friday

Welcome!  I am so glad you are here to join the Family Fun Friday party.  I am pleased to announce that I am the latest co-host of this very popular linky party.  Along with my co-hosts, I'll be featuring this link-up on my blog every … [Continue reading]

Odysseo by Cavalia – What an AMAZING Show

Here's our Utah bloggers group at Odysseo's Social Media Night

Odysseo by Cavalia is a unique big top show that is traveling around the country.  We are lucky enough to have them in Salt Lake for a few more weeks.  I did a giveaway for them a couple of weeks ago and so earned pair of free tickets to their Social … [Continue reading]

Is Your Pinterest Account a HOT MESS?

You may be doing Pinterest all wrong. I've got some helpful tips to get your boards back on track.

Hi there!  So glad you decided to stop by today.  If you are looking for a little help with your Pinterest account, you are in the right place. Pinterest is a great tool and it's been an awesome resource for a lot of people, blogs, and … [Continue reading]

Plus-Sized Spring Fashions with ModCloth

Plus Sized Spring Fashions with ModCloth. I am always so happy to find fantastic plus sized clothes, and Modcloth has some beautiful choices for you.

Welcome!  I hope Spring in your area is gorgeous!  Here's a little peek at what Spring looks like here in Utah.  It's my very favorite season for just this reason.       I don't know about you, but this warmer weather … [Continue reading]

Flash Giveaway – Tickets to Odysseo by Cavalia

Odysseo by Cavalia

GIVEAWAY CLOSED - Congratulations to our winners Natalie and Joy.  I'll be following up via Email with instructions.   This is a crazy fast giveaway.  In fact, it is only good for ONE day, so I'm not even going to bother with the usual … [Continue reading]

How to Break up with your Toxic Friends

A softer way to end toxic friendships - bless and release. I'm still going to love you, but I'm going to do it from waaay over here...

Thanks for stopping by today.  Today we are going to talk about a subject that is very familiar to anyone, especially women - toxic friendships.  Friendships that have gone sour for some reason or just people who are mean, overly needy, or just plain … [Continue reading]

Quick and Easy Cleanup with Lemon Pledge

#SJCMessyMoments with Lemon Pledge

I'm so glad you are here. Thanks for taking a minute out of your busy day to visit - it means a lot. If you've been reading this blog for any time at all, you'll know that I am a VERY busy lady.  I not only work full time and am raising a family, … [Continue reading]

Clever Ways to Maximize Your Storage

I have some brilliant ways to get the maximum use out of your storage.

Thanks so much for stopping by.  Today we are going to talk about storage.  I think getting the best use out of your storage is something everyone struggles with and I'm sure you do too.  We all have SO much stuff and trying to store it in a way that … [Continue reading]

My NEW Favorite Website – Retro Planet

Adorable Vintage Items direct from These are the BOMB!

Hi folks, I know I've been pretty AWOL on my blog lately because I've been sooooo busy with my new Blogger Revolution class.  I'm learning a ton of great stuff, but it's super time-consuming. However, when I was researching some stuff for my … [Continue reading]

Moving? Learn how to pack like a boss

Save Money by Organizing Your Move

Moving soon?  Moving can be a messy, expensive, back-breaking effort, so I feel for you. In the 30 or so years we've been married, we've moved a total of eight times.  I don't like it much, but I have to say, I'm pretty danged good at it, so I … [Continue reading]

Sneaky Tricks to Improve Facebook

I have some wonderful tips on how to improve your experience over on Facebook. Several really useful tips that everyone can use.

I know I've been AWOL for a couple of weeks.  I know we call it Adrian's Crazy Life, but seriously, you have NO IDEA how crazy my life has been over the last month.  First my work sent me to California for four days to do some training with a new … [Continue reading]

Build Your Blog Conference 2016

Using my selfie stick during the #BYBC2016 Conference

I'm back from my Build Your Blog Conference weekend.  As usual, the conference was fabulous and I really enjoyed the chance to hang out with all my super-fun blogger friends.  As I mentioned in an earlier post, this was my 12th conference, so I've … [Continue reading]

The Challenge of Living with a Messie

The Challenge of Living with a Messie

Did you ever (poke) wonder what it (poke) is like for a cleanie (poke poke) living in the same house with (poke) a messie? I'd imagine (poke) it's just like living with someone just randomly poking you all__the__time. The clutter doesn't bother … [Continue reading]

Packing for a Trip – Women vs. Men

A humorous look at the difference in packing for a trip between men and women.

I'm smack in the middle of packing for two different trips - I'm unpacking from a business trip last week to California at the same time that I am packing for a blog conference coming up in just 3 days.  Yes, this is when Adrian's Crazy Life gets far … [Continue reading]