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Stunning Rainbow Gradient Dress

Everyday Quarantine Style: Graphic Tee + Bike Shorts

Tropical Print Shirt Dress

Parenting During a Pandemic: Soaking Up the Little Moments

Laid-Back Look for Summer

A Little Refresh

Tips for Getting Kids to Wear Face Masks (Toddler and Elementary School Age)

As daycares and schools are reopening, one of the most hotly debated topics is kids wearing face masks.  I’ve seen so many parents saying that their young kids simply won’t wear face masks. Now, I know every kid is different (and some kids have issues…

Dressing Up Smocked Waist Shorts

This post contains affiliate links. One thing that I’ve learned in quarantine is that buttons on pants are unnecessary. Seriously. The elastic-waist…

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Hi there! I’m Tif Fannin, the blogger behind Bright on a Budget, based in Lexington, Kentucky. Bright on a Budget is a Southern fashion and lifestyle blog where I share everyday looks, beauty, and travel, along with a behind-the-scenes look at my life as a working mom of two. I have a penchant for bright colors + good deals. Follow along for posts that are relatable to the everyday woman.

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Best 4th of July Weekend Sales to Shop Online

This post contains affiliate links + gifted items. Happy Friday, friends! I’m working on a refresh behind-the-scenes, but in the meantime, I wanted to share some AWESOME  4th of July online sales with you. In particular, Tory Burch and Kendra…

Casual Blazer with Jean Shorts

This post contains affiliate links + gifted items. Hey, friends! One of the biggest thrills of shopping is when you’ve had your eye on something for months and you find it on major sale. Exhibit A is this hot pink…

Little White Dress for Summer

This post contains affiliate links + gifted items. TGIF! It is a beautiful, sunny day in Lex and I am here for it (it rained allllll day yesterday). Chauncey and I celebrated our 11th wedding anniversary last weekend on June…