Malvern Hill Battlefield – Heels on the Battlefield

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People are always surprised when they learn that I love Civil War and Ancient Rome history.  How is it that a girl who loves fashion also loves exploring battlefields and ancient ruins?  It reminds me of the time when my best friend, Tammy, and I used to ponder how girls who love boy bands could also love rock bands?  To us, liking rock bands seemed like such a betrayal to our favorite boy band.  So, we just didn’t.  Yet, music has a way of capturing hearts and minds and we eventually came to appreciate all music. 
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Lizzy’s Latest: BCBGeneration Preize Patent Sandals

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The color pink always brings me back to my childhood.  Although I was a tomboy, I did have my girly side.  Still do.  So it is no surprise, being the nostalgic girl that I am, pink is still one of my favorite colors.
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Malvern Hill Battlefield – Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice

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I am still very close to my childhood friends.  In fact, whenever I go back to San Diego, we make it a point to have an elementary school reunion to celebrate our enduring friendship.  (more…)

Lizzy’s Latest: Report Signature Noemie T-Strap Fringe Sandals

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My summer fling with fringe started when I noticed the Report Signature – Noemie T-Strap sandals.  I adore the delicate fringe encircling the ankle.  It gives these sandals a distinctive flair that declares fun, fun, fun! (more…)

Tredegar Iron Works – It’s all About the Fringe

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What is Instagram etiquette?  Whenever I get a new follower, I often wonder if I’m supposed to follow back even if the follower’s “brand” is completely different from my own.  Initially, I followed followers back out of courtesy.  Then, this started happening.  With some followers, soon after I started following back, the follower would un-follow me.  Huh?!  (more…)

Hollywood Cemetery – Beauty and the Studs

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I am old school when it comes to technology.  I had a Blackberry until it died and I was “forced” to upgrade.  I have a Samsung Galaxy now and I love it.  Yet, I still hold on to antiquated habits such as owning a tube TV (“vintage,”right?), mailing bills, and doing my banking at the bank.  Yes, I still balance my checkbook too! 

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Lizzy’s Latest: Enzo Angiolini Leluna Dress Sandals

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Shoes with a dash of flair usually catch my eye.  What caught my eye on these chic, black stilettos were the tassels, of course!  Tassels continue to be a popular trend.  Merge tassels with a gladiator style sandal (also in vogue) and you get the Enzo Angiolini Leluna sandals. (more…)

Hollywood Cemetery – Tassels in the Park

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Lizzy’s Latest is one week old!  My first week as a shoe blogger was eventful.  I spent many evenings working on my Facebook page and reaching out to the Instagram community.  I am new to Instagram and when I posted my first picture announcing my blog, I didn’t get much of a response.  At first, I thought that was normal.  Then, I realized a day or two later, I should have used hashtags!  Lesson learned! (more…)