LOVE Forever21

Today I did a little shopping for some new active wear. I’ve been putting it off because, in all honesty, I don’t want to keep spending money on clothes if I’m going to continue to shrink. I’m in desperate need of some new running shorts, new workout pants/capris, new yoga pants (the ones I have are SUPER huge on me), and most importantly new sports bras. I really thought I could get away with just wearing camisoles under my tank tops to workout, but I was informed by my personal trainer (AKA the hubster) that I need to wear a sports bra. Yes…a man lectured me on that. Why? Well, because for one (the most obvious) is to prevent sagging (TMI, I know. SORRY!!!) My argument to that was simply “I don’t have any boobs.” His response “Doesn’t matter.” And secondly, I guess while I was doing some workouts that required me to be on all fours (like push-ups or planks), he said I flashed him a couple of times. Wow. I mean, come on…really? That made me laugh…but then it also made me a little self-conscious. So today, while we were out and about running errands, we stopped in at one of my favorite “go-to” stores Forever21

*cheesy lame excuse of a banner, but whatever 😛 *


I gotta say… this store has come a long way from what it used to be 10+ years ago. They have some cute stuff!!! And, I’m not gonna lie, I needed to get somethin’ inexpensive. Yeah, kinda have to be frugal for a little while. We kinda spent a little too much in Hawaii if ya know what I mean.

The great thing about Forever21’s active wear line is that, it’s not expensive at all. They have a pretty decent collection of colors and styles to choose from. And I was pretty happy with most of what I tried on. I don’t have a lot going on in the boobage area so it’s not like I had to be picky with finding something with lots of support. I actually needed somethin’ with lots of padding so that I don’t look flat-chested. Anyway! Moving on.


Here’s what I walked out of the store with…

These, I believe were $9.80.


And these…


Cost: $12.80

These have extra padding in ’em. Yup… happy about that.


Totally LOVE their active wear line.

Simple. Colorful. Stylish. Just plain awesome.




On a side note. I didn’t get a chance to go to the gym today after running errands. I had intended to go… but I fell asleep. Power nap. And I almost convinced myself to take the day off. Almost. But when I realized that I’m going to a family BBQ tomorrow and wasn’t sure when I’d actually find the time to get a good workout in, so I decided to do a GOOD cardio workout tonight.


*did this 3x and YES it kicked my booty*


And this is me post-workout.

Glowing. Haha. More like sweaty and gross!

Dork status, right?

And yes, that’s me sportin’ the new bra!

Shorts are a lil too big – had to fold ’em over… which only means I have an excuse to buy me some new ones!

Will definitely be going on a shopping spree soon.


Enjoy the rest of your Memorial Day Weekend!!!


Bikini Season Is Just Around The Corner!!!

The Countdown is ON!!!

My beautiful sissy is getting married in May.

And guess where…

In HAWAII, baby! Woot Woot!

You know what that means…

Time to go bikini shopping!!!!

So here are some of my faves:

From Victoria's Secret: my 1st choice - same style, different print/color

Other ones I want from Victoria’s Secret…

And from Target…

This one:

…and  this one!

Both are SUPER cute and UBER inexpensive.

And last, but not least…
(at least for now)

THIS sexy monokini

…from Forever21.

So this is my bikini wish list.

It is very likely that more items will be added to the list.

This is just the beginning folks!!! 🙂


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