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Silver Linings

Silver Linings

My car buying outfit (no we didn’t stop for a beer but we probably could have used one!): Jacket: c/o Thacker NYC (stay tuned for more from this brand- I’m excited to share with you the quality and design they offer); Dress: old (similar); Booties: […]

Happy Love Day

Happy Love Day

Jacket: c/o Thacker NYC; Skirt: c/o Amelia James; Wedges: Rockport; Clutch: c/o Rebekah Scott Designs Valentine’s Day is one of my very favorite days of the year. I like that it doesn’t involve a ton of materialism (sure there’s chocolates and flowers but you can […]

Why the Capsule Wardrobe is Not for Moms

Why the Capsule Wardrobe is Not for Moms

Favorite look of the week: Bomber Jacket: c/o Mint Julep; Graphic Tee: Hudson Lillian Designs; Jeans: Silver Jeans Co; Boots: c/o Rockport Week One Favorite Pieces: Oversized Cardigan from Asterisk Boutique; Velvet Leggings (I would live in these if I didn’t hate doing laundry); Bomber […]

Come Alive with Self Care this Winter

Come Alive with Self Care this Winter

Alively Box: use code FLATS for $5 off My favorite pick: Accessory bag: Hudson Lillian Designs code MommyinFlats for 10-20% discount It’s winter and grey and gross and guess what? I’m tired. So, so, tired. I also have insomnia which ironically is due to lack […]

What to do When You’re Stuck in a Style Rut

What to do When You’re Stuck in a Style Rut

I’ve begun 2018 with a firm mission in mind: To take a picture of my outfit every day even if it means sans makeup, yoga pants (all day every day- moms ya know what I’m talking about), greasy hair. Well, I’m working my way through […]

Winter 5×5: Not Quite Right

Winter 5×5: Not Quite Right

Fashion mistakes. We all make them. It’s not that I don’t love the pieces from this mini challenge (read more about the 5×5 fashion challenge here). I do. And, I even like a lot of the pairings. It’s that I chose one piece that didn’t […]

Read Aloud with A: My Mommy is an Octopus

Read Aloud with A: My Mommy is an Octopus

Last fall (I know I’ve been remiss in getting to this), a children’s author, Melissa Height, contacted me about sending her book My Mommy is an Octopus. Her intro email was so humorous I had to say yes and was so excited to receive my […]

Color Blocking for Fashion

Color Blocking for Fashion

If you had to pick one color to wear for the rest of your life, what would it be? For me? Grey. (I don’t think that’s surprising anyone.) Definitely grey. Especially if I could accent it with shoes and bags (my secondary color would definitely […]

Cold Weather Fashion Essentials

Cold Weather Fashion Essentials

Coat: All Day Coat by Betabrand; Top: c/o Amelia James; Jeans and Faux Fur Scarf: Loft (old); Knee High Boots: c/o Wanted Shoes  It’s cold. It’s snowy. It’s hard to stay fashionable when you’re freezing your butt off. And, believe me, fashion is the furthest […]

Top Ten Gifts for a New Mom

Top Ten Gifts for a New Mom

Whether she’s a first time mom or a mom again listen up because I’m going to run down the top unique baby gifts for a new mom. It’s great to shop her registry first and if she’s a first timer or hasn’t had a baby […]