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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 […]

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- […]

Mumu Chic: How to Add Shape to Any Dress

Mumu Chic: How to Add Shape to Any Dress

Are you dying to try a tee shirt dress but can’t find one that fits just right? Loving the flowy look but sometimes just want to switch it up? Look no further, I’ve got you covered.  I adore long flowy, jersey dresses and they’re everywhere […]