I've Fallen

As a hoarder things can get a bit tricky when it comes down to wanting new thing. If you remember I got rid of a lot of things in an effort to clear up my mind and my house. I have also told you that this hoarding travel throughout my family. Please tell me why when my feelings get hurt I pack things away.My mother has been in and out of the hospital several times since I’ve started this blog. I must ask your forgiveness when you come to this page and don’t see a new posting from me. It could only mean two things. Mom is sick or something major has happened in the family....more

The September "Issue"

Every fall without fail, completely unsolicited, it arrives…The September Issue. No, not Vogue’s ample annual offering with five and a half pounds of pages that finds its way to my mailbox at the end of August. But rather, the fashion fix I find myself in shortly thereafter....more

The Best Dress For A Perfect Wedding

A perfect wedding is every couple’s relationship goal. People work really hard to make their big day turnout impeccably great. From deciding bridesmaids and groom’s best man to wedding cakes, decor and well, the most significant part; grooms tuxedo and the bride’s dress.While everything else might be settled for, brides stylish dresses that are talk of the town nowadays make this season the best season for a perfect wedding.Here’s why we think so:Gowns with a Lace Organza...more

Why We're Worth More than Our Work Clothes

For me, it all started when I was 11 years old. My parents and I had just moved to a suburb outside Ft. Worth, Texas, and it was my first day of sixth grade at a brand new school. Like every teen classic movie, the teacher sat me next to the resident mean girl who of course wanted nothing more than to take me under her wing and teach me how to be like the other popular girls in class. But first, she had to check the tag inside the back of my shirt. Limited Too: I passed....more

How to Turn Your Old Jean Jacket into a Jean Vest

Let me start off by telling all of you how much I hate my jean jackets. My mom would buy me one to wear every year for school, and they would sit at the back of my closet because I hated them that much....more
These are so cute! I love the brass embellishments on yours. What a rad idea!more

I Don't Need Anymore Clothes...

…are words that have never come out of my mouth.And likely never will.Yesterday, I went to the mall because I needed to go to Sephora (I’m pretty sure the tiny rim of my foundation compact breaking into 100 pieces can justify my “need” to go) and I had a $10 off $10+ purchase at JcPenney, so I figured I’d walk around for a little bit.I determined about 15 minutes in that I don’t like malls anymore....more

First Impression Stitch Fix #4

My fix arrived!This is #4 for me--been a fun and different experience each box. My inital stylist hit home runs both times, let's see if current stylist and I mesh this go.My requests included updating my denim wardrobe for spring with white-light washes, print pants, and anything with a nod to the 70's.Here we go (in no particular order)!...more

6 Pieces of Clothing You Should Nix This Spring

There’s nothing like decluttering your life to give you the feeling of renewal. It’s tough to find time to clean out your closet, but it’s one of the most worthwhile things you can do to clean up your house this spring.Your wardrobe is stuffed with styles you no longer wear, meaning there’s not nearly enough room for all the cute new clothes you wantto buy. So carve out some time this month for a springtime wardrobe refresh....more

Nursing in the winter is easy!

If you've delved into the archives you'll find I took a very, very systematic approach to my newborn baby's clothes and maternity wardrobe. Then baby boy was born and I realised that I hadn't given a single thought to what I would wear after his birth....more

Closet shopping as diet motivation?

"Where did that come from?" T asked, eyeing the short white and red striped skirt I was modeling with a raised eyebrow....more
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