What Does Your Kitchen Say About You

Kitchens are not just a place where you store and prepare your food for the day. They are an expression of your personality – an aesthetic appearance of how you see yourself. That’s why there is more to them than just their function. From the stove, to your counter tops – every space and utensil defines who you are. What does your kitchen say about you?Styles that Define You...more

Finding Shorts I Don't Hate

I think I hate shorts shopping even more than swimsuit shopping.I know, I know. That’s QUITE a statement because nobody likes swimsuit shopping…but every time I try to find a new pair of shorts it seems like my two choices are either super long or super short. If I find a pair that looks okay, there will inevitably be a gap in the back of the waist or that fun little surprise when you sit down and your thigh is doing its own special version of a muffin top....more

Let's Talk About Buns, Hun

Now that the weather is warming up and Maryland is getting steamy, I’m always searching for ways to keep my hair back without looking like I just crawled out of bed. Last year, my ‘go to’ look was to clip my bangs back with a barrette and do a French braid that fell over my shoulder. This year, my hair is a little shorter – due to a major chop session last fall – so my French braid is kind of stumpy and sad.Which brings us to buns, hun....more

Learn French: Fashion Vocabulary for beginners

Today let’s talk “fashion” (mode) and “style” (style). As you can guess from the title, “les accessoires” mean “accessories.” Here are a few you’ll come across:1.L’écharpe (scarf)Je porte une écharpe rouge. - I am wearing a red scarf.2.Le chapeau (hat)...more

My May Stitch Fix: Feeling like Summertime!

One of the Maryland-y things about Maryland is that spring lasts for a split second before summer stomps its way in with a fun mix of heat and humidity.Since summer slows down at my work, it’s a great time to escape and spend some time down at the beach with my family. I’m already counting down the days to our first week away! So yeah, go ahead and listen to this song while you’re reading today’s post.With that in mind, here’s the note I sent to my stylist for this month’s Fix:...more
Denise Thanks Denise! I'm getting mixed reviews on top #3 on my FB page and blog... but everyone ...more

#SaveTheUndies - Free Samples for the ladies!

Proceed with caution: There is some serious girl talk about to happen! If you are shy - open up and #SaveTheUndies with me! (all hyperlinks lead to a safe page to U By Kotex & will help me out as a blogger)...more

'How porcupines make love': Because why not

 The first time I walked past, I was sure I'd misread the title. The hallway filled with between class bodies, and I couldn't get close enough to investigate without interrupting the flow. The second time, I knew....more



My Style

Today's prompt: What is your favourite angle for being photographed? Head-on? Slightly above, below, to the side? Photo: Your Style ...more