My 4 Favorite Loungewear Pieces to Get Cozy In

As soon as I get home, the work clothes come off and something comfy goes on. I know I’m not alone in this, right? Sometimes I just go straight to pajamas, but other times I like that little in-between step of putting on something super comfortable but still kind of nice looking.Which brings us to the idea of “loungewear”… one of my favorite things! It has to be super soft and comfortable, but still be cute enough that I can wear all weekend long and not feel like a total mess.Here are my 4 favorites:...more
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Stay Stylishly Warm With These 5 Must-Have Winter Accessories

Oh my goodness, were any of you hit by this recent snowstorm? We had three feet of snow dumped on us, and not only was there a ton of snow… it was really cold!Being stuck in the house for days means that all those winter sales were calling my name, so I came up with five winter accessories that I love for this time of year!#1: Fingerless Gloves...more
Fleece-lined tights are amazing, and I practically live in my sheepskin boots!more

My January Stitch Fix: Back to Work

With January being the month of the full-house purge over here, I was excited to see what Stitch Fix decided to send me. I know that sounds kind of backwards, but by purging so much I feel like it will help me be harsher than ever when deciding what to buy. Otherwise, the items would just join my sell pile in a few months. (PS, if you want tips for selling clothes on FB, check out this post)...more

12 Makeup Mistakes To Stop Making Today & Why

I've been guilty of every one of these crimes of beauty at some point in my lifetime. But you live and you learn.  Makeup is supposed to be fun, and it's 100% ok to find your way through trial and error. Here are 12 steps to make sure you've got the healthy makeup basics down!...more

7 Jackets You Need to Keep You Warm this Winter

How many jackets do you need to look stylish in Silicon Valley or that matter in Germany?  Seven jackets you need to keep you warm in Silicon Valley.  Jackets are an accessory. They look beautiful in your closet and on you.  Don’t just choose one.My jacket collection began the month before I got married.  Before because a month after I was married we moved to freezing Germany. Freezing Germany but oh so lovely Berlin, Germany....more

Platinum in Progress

Why do they say blondes have more fun?  There are several different blondes from yellow to ash blonde, dirty blonde you get it.   I really don’t know. However I say, platinum blondes have more fun....more

Usher in the Holidays in Style: 5 Show-Stopping Party Dresses

I love celebrating the holidays, and every year I imagine having some sort of fancy party plans that would require me to wear a sassy dress and heels.With that in mind, I did some of the legwork for you ladies who have exciting party plans. These aren’t your run of the mill "throw a sweater over them and you can also wear them to work" kind of dresses; these are some total show-stoppers to usher in the holidays in style!...more