The Frugalista Life

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Treat Yourself: 11 Shopping Apps to Make Your Life Easier and Bank Account Smaller

Who would’ve known 20 years ago everyone would be able to shop without having to step foot inside a department store? At any given moment of the day, whether I’m sitting on the couch or strolling the aisles of Target, I’m looking at my phone at various shopping apps for a few reasons: I’m window […]

Best Dressed at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards

For me, the highlight of any award show is the fashion. Honestly, I’m more interested in what attendees wore instead of the actual event itself. Last night was the Billboard Music Awards and folks didn’t disappoint, of course. Held at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas, there is definitely a fun, sexy vibe for […]

Ashley Graham

Spring Cleaning: 5 Fashion Trends to Get Rid Of In 2018

I get it…you bought all this stuff last year and made all the plans in the world to wear it. You went to the mall and balled out online for the new trends every season. Now, they’re just sitting in your closet because you posted a slew of OOTD’s and OOTN’s on Instagram and you […]

Crowning Glory: How to Wear 3 Spring 2018 Hair Accessory Trends

Being a Black woman, experimenting with hair is in our blood. I remember being a little kid and coming from school to see my Grandma with burgundy red hair she dyed herself while I was away. As I write this blog, I’m flashing back to how intense the color looked when the sun shined down […]

It’s What You Eat: 2018 Food and Drink Trends

One thing I’ve noticed is how much fun food and drinks are becoming. Bartenders and chefs are pulling from different inspirations and taking risks when it comes to food. Even here in Tampa; there isn’t a day that goes by where I’m scrolling Instagram and a restaurant is debuting something new. My mouth is constantly […]