Joyful Bits

Ageless Positivity (Un-talked About Struggle And Truth) My Aging Chronicles!

Sharing Ageless and Positive tips that have been un-talked about: Midlife Notes
A post of life-changing inspiration.
 Aging with style is one thing, but aging with a positive outlook on life is a whole other story. I never saw this day coming, or I may have just been in denial. Today I am sharing my bits on Ageless Positivity (Un-talked About Struggle And Truth) My Aging Chronicles! 

3 Minute Brown Eye Shadow Look For My Round Protruding Eye Lids!

How to apply brown eye shadow in 3 minutes on round protruding eye lids.
3 Minute Brown Eye Shadow Look For My Round Protruding Eye Lids!
I used to be afraid to talk about the different changes that are happening to the look of my face. But, as of now, I am not ashamed nor afraid anymore. Aging is not a punishment; it is what has to happen in life. So, today 

How To Copy My Granny's Sweet Kale Salad:This Helps Me Poop!

How to make sweet kale salad at home: Bits of Food
I am just jumping onto the blog to share a copy cat version of my granny's sweet kale salad. 
Side Note: If you want to poop, this recipe is for you.

I do not know about you, but I was never a fan of salads as a kid, especially the ones made with Kale. But, there was only one person who could get me to eat anything green and leafy.

I Wore Orange Clothes: Re-Made Junk Jewelry And Hauled A Few Thrift Bits!

How to make earrings out of junk from the thrift store.

I Wore Orange Clothes: Re-Made Junk Jewelry And Hauled A Few Thrift Bits!

I must admit I took full advantage of my days off from work this weekend. I finally got a chance to try on a few of my recent thrift finds, re-make a few bits of jewelry straight from a junk jar. Oh, and

Currently Trying!

Image: Sephora bag filled with new current beauty items. such as eye shadow, lip gloss, beauty blender
A post about what I am currently trying!
Who else loves going inside the cosmetics store for a weekend browse but come out with a bag full of face and skin items. 
 I know I do it all the time, and I must admit I have a weird obsession with buying moisturizers, face oils, and lipsticks. But on this trip, it was all about grabbing brown and gold-tone eyeshadows, face blenders, and pastel lip colors.

Unbiased Ageless Self-Care: How I Get Out Of An Uninspired Rut!

Tangie Bell shopping and sharing ageless self-care tips, trick and hacks . Being Forty-Something
 Unbiased Ageless Self-Care: How To Get Out Of An Uninspired Rut!
I used to think self-care was all about getting a massage, nails, and feet until I realized my needs were more than going to the best salon and spa in my city. Today I am sharing a new and profound routine that has helped me get out of an uninspired rut.
Sidenote: Life is so much more than working and taking care of everybody else. Yikes! I know that is a hard pill to swallow.


Due To The Rain, I Must Accessorize: Fixing My Unruly Style!

Tangie Bell sharing tips, tricks and hacks on how she fixes her unruly style :green scarf, colorful glasses,jewelry and rings 
Due To The Rain, I Must Accessorize: Fixing My Unruly Style!

 Since it wants to rain every day in my city. I have to find new and innovative ways to fix my unruly hair and style during those times of clouds and mist. So I thought I would jump onto the blog and share my tips, hacks, and tricks for looking cute for an event or just hanging with your girls for brunch.

Our Pancakes And Shrimp Tradition!

Tangie Bell sharing a few bits of her food and recipes for a quick morning breakfast.   Our Pancakes And Shrimp Tradition!
It's the weekend, so I thought I would pop on the blog and share our favorite weekend pancakes and shrimp tradition. There is something about being raised up in the south of Louisiana, we eat shrimp and fried fish with everything. Not to mention, during crawfish season, it's on all summer long. But, today, I am going to share one of my favorite back yard country girl traditions. 
I was almost ashamed to share such a thing, but then I realized this recipe is apart of my country girl roots. 
So there will be no shame over here. :)

4 Reasons Why I Love Wearing Men Style Shoes: The Shoe Chat!

4 Reasons Why I Love Wearing Men Style Shoes: The Shoe Chat! Judge My Style Image: White Oxford shoes and white and gold handbag 
5 Reasons Why I Love Wearing Men Style Shoes
It's been said a woman can wear almost anything without judgment. And I must agree for the first time in my life. Because I never thought I would find a new love for being in the men's shoe department.

I Tried A New Face Mask!

I Tried A New Face Mask!
I Tried A New Face Mask That Is Formulated For Men! 

Would you use products that say made for men? Well, I must admit I just stumbled across something for my skin that as shook my blonde hair straight. :) 

A Few Things: Weekend Bits And Favorites 29

Tangie Bell sharing birthday outfit with husband on weekend bits and favorites
Is it me, or is February just flying by like gone with the wind? I can barely catch my breath as the days are moving so fast. So, I thought I would end this weekend with a few things that have been my bits and favorites thus far. 

Shopping Alone + Babbling About Aging With Grace!

Being Forty Something : Tangie Bell sharing Shopping Alone + Babbling About Aging With Grace!
Side Note: I want to live a life filled with peace, love, joy, and aging with grace.

 Whew, we have made it to day 7 of February 2020. And I am super happy about that. Nonetheless, I just left a long day of work, so I decided to stop and do a little thrifting by myself. WOW, I can not believe I just said that because I usually can not do anything by myself except 

How I Plan To Re-Decorate Our Small Bedroom For Pennies!

Adding Wrought Iron And Color To spice up bedroom : Seen First On Bits and Babbles
How I plan to Re-Decorate Our Small Bedroom For Pennies!

Ok, its that time of the year where its time to spice up different parts of our home. Everyone who knows me knows I love color and lots of it. Why, you ask? Because I believe bright reds and yellows make a home feel joyful, colorful and inviting. 

I Bought A Few New Spring Accessories! How Should I Style Them?

Jewelry Ideas: Three Flamingo Bangles brought from the second hand store
I Bought A Few New Spring Accessories! How Should I Style Them?
A Few Jewelry Ideas from The Thrift Store!

I am so glad we are getting close to the end of winter. Ok, maybe not that close, but it's looking pretty bright around my neck of my woods. Nonetheless, I couldn't wait to shop and grab a few spring accessories that I think used to be on-trend at some point in the fashion circle.

The Purple Dress That Made The Perfect Wedding Sense! Or Did It?

Judge My Style Wedding Day Outfit: Purple Dress, Boots, Pearls, Hand Bag : Wedding Outfit
That one post where you can judge my style.
And it's all about The Purple Dress That Made The Perfect Wedding Sense! Or did it? 

How I ReRoute A Boring Weekend: My Weekend Bits And Favorites!

Weekend Bits and Favorites: Taking a scenic walk outside in the city
How I ReRoute A Boring Weekend: My Weekend Bits And Favorites! 

Hello Saturday, I am so glad to see ya! I am popping onto the blog to share a few of my weekend bits and favorites that have helped me reroute