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My Favorite WFH Outfit Pieces

Business Casual: Plaid Blazer with Faux Leather Leggings

It’s My Birthday! Turning 34 During the Pandemic + Casual Birthday Outfit

Celebrating Halloween While Socially Distancing: Activities for Kids

I know that 2020 has been full of disappointments and missed events. When you’re a parent used to making the magic happen for your children, it’s HARD to not check all the things you used to do each holiday season off of your bucket list.…


This post contains affiliate links + gifted items. FUN FACT: I was born on Election Day 1986. I’ve always said…

Vintage Fall Vibes

This post contains affiliate links + gifted items. When I was little, my mom used to tell me that fashion…

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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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Spooky Tees for the Family

This post contains affiliate links + gifted items. October through December is my favorite time of year. You know I love holidays, and this time of year is full of them! That means holiday themed outfits for the whole fam…

Moto Chic for Date Night

This post contains affiliate links. The great thing about fashion is that you can easily change up your vibe every time you change your clothes. If you’re in a fashion rut, I highly recommend trying something new to shake things…

Casual Denim Skirt

This post contains affiliate links + gifted items. Fall in the south is weird. You’ll have a “fake” fall and then temps will heat back up again before getting cold for real. I’m trying to share a mix of content…