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Lucky in Motherhood

Lucky in Motherhood

This post was inspired by Bearpaw boots. When they sent out their March prompts, one of them being St. Patrick’s Day, this post just rolled off my fingertips. I don’t always remember it but I am lucky in so very many ways. You can be […]

Fashion Should Feel Good: the Mommy in Flats Story

Fashion Should Feel Good: the Mommy in Flats Story

  Thank you San Antonio Shoemakers for sponsoring this post and making my feet just a little more comfy. Coat: c/o Gozon Shirt: Bailey Rose & Co Skirt: Loft clearance Flats: c/o SAS Shoes What’s that saying: “beauty is pain?” No, just no. Beauty should […]

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 […]

The Fourth Look of Christmas: Sparkle and Fade

The Fourth Look of Christmas: Sparkle and Fade

If you haven’t read my post on the ugly location challenge, go ahead and get yourself caught up. Otherwise, let’s dive right in. If you’re American (or even not maybe?), you’ve been to Walmart. It’s a great place to pick up shampoo, toothpaste, your toddler’s […]

Christmas 2017: Gift Guide for Moms

Christmas 2017: Gift Guide for Moms

She works long hours without any overtime, magically makes clean laundry appear in drawers and sheets on the beds. She snuggles little bodies hot with fever, and cleans up countless messes without a second thought (okay, maybe a second thought when it involves the flu). […]

Fall Trends: How to Style a Sweater Dress Three Ways

Fall Trends: How to Style a Sweater Dress Three Ways

The sweater dress is anything but a trend. It’s a classic style that I’ve been sporting for as long as I can remember (heck, I probably wore my first before I was out of diapers). This season, I’m learning to style the same pieces over […]

Fall 5×5: Stepping from Summer into Fall 

Fall 5×5: Stepping from Summer into Fall 

What’s a 5×5 all about? See my first 5×5 challenge here. And, follow ups here and here. With that out of the way, let’s dive right in. If you thought I was abandoning my minimalist wardrobe goals just because seasons changed, you’re wrong. And, though […]

Love Grows Roots

Love Grows Roots

As an adult, every day is like Christmas (I’m talking the part where we play Santa and stay up half the night working on making sure every perfect detail is executed magically). And, according to my UPS guy, it’s always Christmas at my house (because […]

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 also […]

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 […]