Memorial Day, Day Drinking 

Who likes day drinking!? Us girls sure do. This drink is the perfect Memorial Day drink you could ask for. This is a drink recipe we mixed up one hot pool side type of day. Made with rum so you can sip on this mouth watering energizing concoction all day. All you need is three…

Raspberry Salad with Chicken

Hi, Audreanna checking in ! For the pass 2 weeks I have been trying new ways to dress to my salad. Normally the only fruit I like in my salad is apples and apricots. While scrolling through Publix I seen a pack of juicy, reddish pink raspberries and I could not resist. Check out how I made this simple, refreshing salad. Ingredients…

Plus Size Sassy BEACH’n

Thank you Lane Bryant for the Graphic Swim One Piece. Normally these type of swimsuits are sold in other stores but they do not provide the right elasticity and support plus size women need. I don’t think these swimsuits are sold in stores but they’re definitely online. Which one do you like? I’m loving the black…

Free Resources for Beginner Bloggers and Business Owners 

Hello Ladies and Gents! I just finished up some accounting homework and decided to work on this blog post, to touch on some questions I get frequently. “How did you get a website?” And “How much does it cost?” It doesn’t matter if you are starting your first business or blog, you will end up…

 Swimsuit cover-ups for $50 and under

Ashley Stewart plus size swim cover up $50 ashleystewart.com (coupons are always available)     Ashley Stewart plus size swim cover up $50 ashleystewart.com (coupons are always available) White swimwear $28 victoriaswing.com   Swimsuit swimwear $30 – johnlewis.com     Swim cover up $19 – janenorman.co.uk

Hawt Deals: One-piece Swimsuits for $100!

Summer time is approaching ladies and if you’re anything like us you don’t like to overspend when it comes to swimwear. Check out the bargains on these swimsuits. Swimwear haul coming soon. Onepieceswimsuit $10 rosegal.com     Topshop off the shoulder swimsuit $58 Nordstrom.com     Halter swimsuit $13 zaful.com   Calvin Klein white swimsuit $92 – luisaviaroma.com     Topshop swim…

The Best Fitness and Health Apps for IPhone or Android 

When you see a new app on your social media timeline what do you usually do? If you are like me then you tend to download and sign in to useless apps once and never use it again. You may go back and delete the app once you find out your storage is full. But…

The HAWT 60 Day Fitness Challenge

JOIN US IN OUR WEIGHT LOSS JOURNEY!!! We have decided to invest in our physical health a little bit more than what we have been in the past years. There were several times where we have lost 20 pounds here 40 pounds there but wasn’t really committed to the ultimate goal that we  wanted to reach. We are so…

About The Hawthorne Sisters

Hello! We are the Hawthorne Sisters! Audreanna Hawthorne is the oldest (27) and Donna Hawthorne is the baby sis! (24) Both are lovers of life fashion and family. We designed this blog to share the love that we have for sugar, spice and everything nice. Don’t be shy take a look around. “She turned her…

Mixing the Lippie

Hello lipstick lovers !! I absolutely love mixing lipsticks together. In the past I have brought unflattering lipsticks but I have learned to turn trash into treasure by mixing them with other colors to create an awesome shade. I don’t discriminate when it comes to brands of lipstick. I love everything from Wet and Wild…

My Xquisite Life DietBet Challenge 

Hello Everyone! I am so excited to talk about my DietBet Challenge success. Today we got to split the pot of $250 between the three winners! For everyone that doesn’t know what the DietBet is, it’s a online challenge and you bet $25 that you can lose 4% of your weight in 4 weeks. If…

Bohemian Chic on a Budget

I absolutely love the Bohemian style. If I could dress like this everyday I would. As you all know I am a bargain shopper I live for the deals. This look is under $50! Yes You read it right $50! The dress came from It’s Fashion Metro. And I love the way this dress flows…