Tag: mom life

Where You Tend a Rose, a Thistle May Not Grow

Where You Tend a Rose, a Thistle May Not Grow

 Conscious fashion means planning your purchases carefully. It means picking quality items from reliable sources. But, it also means, considering who you’re supporting when you buy an item. I love finding a way to shop for things I’ll love wearing again and again, but […]

Fall in Love with Pink Blush

Fall in Love with Pink Blush

When the stores started putting out Halloween stuff, I looked the other way. When all the bathing suits made their way to the clearance racks, I stocked up for our beach trip. When the first day of school posts flooded my social media, I clicked […]

Flipping Fashion

Flipping Fashion

Here it is. The gorgeous Rora Clothing reversible skirt in my favorite version. I think. Every time I think I’ve made up my mind, it changes. Either way, this skirt is what dreams are made of. Don’t *you* think? Which is your favorite? I’d love […]

Up Up and Away: DockATot What Mommy Dreams are Made of

Up Up and Away: DockATot What Mommy Dreams are Made of

Sleep. You never know how awesome it is until you become a parent, specifically a mother. I don’t know about you but Motherhood broke that part of my brain that thinks sleep is necessary. Instead here I am at quarter to midnight, thinking about how […]

The New Mom Jeans

The New Mom Jeans

 I know what you’re thinking: Why would I want to wear mom jeans? I’m going to tell you. Mom jeans don’t have to mean unflattering, ill fitting, poorly cut denim. Not anymore anyway. When I say mom jeans I mean the perfect pair of […]

Color Me Neutral: Summer 5×5 Wrap Up 

Color Me Neutral: Summer 5×5 Wrap Up 

It’s official, summer is coming to an end and so are the summer 5x5s. Don’t worry though, we’ll be back for fall. I’ve talked about what a 5×5 is and how to do it here and here. So, I’m not going to repeat myself. Instead, […]

Back to the Basics with Black

Back to the Basics with Black

When did basic become a bad thing? I can’t remember what I was watching (maybe the Real Housewives?) but apparently you don’t want to be called basic. Being decidedly politically incorrect, I still call things basic all the time. Basic day, basic colors, basic outfit- […]

On the Inside Looking Out

On the Inside Looking Out

Giveaway alert: before reading my ramblings, CLICK HERE to enter my Jord Watches Giveaway to win a shopping spree on a fab wood watch.  In a world filled with social media, it’s tempting to see the world through everyone else’s rose colored lense. It’s easy […]

Shades of Grey: All Tied Up

Shades of Grey: All Tied Up

No, not like that. This is two of four or five (not 50, see post one) shades and this time I decided to go head to toe. When I first saw this skirt, I thought, well I don’t know, but it grew on me until […]

On Trend: Stripes, Stripes, Everywhere

On Trend: Stripes, Stripes, Everywhere

One of the hottest trends this summer is stripes. Stripes are literally everywhere. I can’t turn around without instagramming over a whole lot of them. My favorite trend happens to be the vertical stripe but I’m learning to embrace all the fun things a well […]