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    Thrifty Thursday: Determine your style icons

    Shopping can be overwhelming. Thrift store shopping even more so. You have to wade through a lot of junk. But if you have an idea of your own personal style it can make shopping at thrift stores or anywhere else a lot easier.  Below are three questions to help you figure out who your style icons are. An icon is a symbol or thing regarded as a representative of  something.  In the Christian faith people often have icons of certain saints to remind them of qualities they want to emulate. One of my friends has an icon of the Holy Trinity sitting at a table that reminds him that he is always invited…

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    boot quest

    October and April. Dave calls these the predictable months where I become obsessive about either snazzy winter boots or cute summer sandals.  For Christmas this year, Dave ordered me this cute pair: They didn’t quite fit right, so instead of exchanging them I foolishly decided to embark on “boot quest ’12”. Bootquest looks like endless zappos and amazon searches to find the perfect boot. It involved excitedly ordering a pair online only to receive them and not even be able to get my foot inside 🙁 boo. Or to eagerly receive this pair and slip into the soft suede- only to have my loving husband comment “they look a little…