fashion friday: festive attire

Well, its holiday party time! And the big question… What to wear? If your husband is anything like mine, he gives you helpful hints for his holiday party at work like “I think I’m supposed to wear a suit.” Which is completely unhelpful to me. So lets help each other out: For the Casual Holiday […]

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shoes every girl should own

Well, last week's clothes every girl should own post was such a hit! Lets move on to shoes! Here are some essentials for your shoe wardrobe you'll wear for years to come! 1. Ballet flats – The go-anywhere, with everything shoe. They've been in style for decades and they're not going anywhere. Go classic with […]

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clothes every girl should own

There are some pieces that you will wear forever. No matter what the trends do, these are the pieces that will stay in your closet for years to come. These are worth spending money on – they should fit perfectly and be the best quality you can afford. 1. The Perfect Pair of Jeans: If […]

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polish your look

There's so much more to being fashionable than just the clothes you are wearing. Its about looking put together.  I know for me, as a busy mom, it is hard to find time to take care of myself. But there are a few tricks to helping you look polished and stylish – even in a […]

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stores you think you can’t shop in but you really can

I know, I  know. You wouldn't be caught dead in these stores. You walk past those stores and swear that your daughter will only wear that Over Your Dead Body. You think you're too old. But they're really worth a look, I promise!! You can get some fabulous trendy pieces for next to nothing. **But […]

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my favorite tshirts and jeans

My friend Kelly from The Centsible Life recently asked for my favorite long sleeve tshirts and affordable jeans. First lets talk tshirts.  PLEASE do not spend money on tshirts. A long sleeved tshirt is not an investment piece. If you have money to buy a $200 designer tshirt, good for you. But even if I was […]

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take the tshirt and jeans up a notch

Today, we're going to talk about one of the Mom Uniforms: jeans and a tshirt.  With about as much effort as it takes to throw on that ratty old hoodie, you can turn your I-Give-Up look into something really stylish and trendy 1. A Blazer. Blazers are very hot right now. Its an easy way […]

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transitioning into summer weather

As the temperatures positively SOARED here in the Northeast this week (90 degrees? WHAT?!) spring is in the air! Between that and our rapidly approaching trip to Hawaii (HOLLA!) I am SO excited for warm weather!!! Of course – because this is New England – you know this 90 degree weather is totally going to […]

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fashion friday: getting ready for disney

Well, I don't have a theme today. What can I say… I need more coffee this week. But here's just a few things to share! 1. Well, its supposed to RAIN while we're at Disney next week. BOO!!! So now I"m doing a serious re-design of the clothing plan. I may need to get this […]

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looking cute and comfy at disney

Well, we decided to go to the Disney Social Media Moms Conference. Now comes the big question: WHAT DO I WEAR?? A conference at Disney comes with a unique problem: you must wear comfy shoes.  Which can put a serious damper on cute outfit planning.  But we can push past this, Ladies. Let us begin. […]

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