If you're going to wear loud colors, my advice is to go minimal on all else. I didn't always feel this way, however; as I get older...less really IS more. Unless it's champagne...then by all means, drink up and more is more!Read More
I don't think there is a greater invention than the chambray jogger. I think you'd be hard pressed to find someone that disagrees with this statement. It's the perfect transitional piece for a Chicagoan who is dealing with Mother Nature's volatile temper. I know you feel me Midwesterners...Read More
Morning fashionistas! Today I'm participating in a trend linkup with Living in Color + Stylin' in St. Louis! The trend du jour for #Spotlight Weekly is how to style stripes! One of my absolute favorites...especially as the temps warm up. There's nothing better than Breton stripes and a bright skirt. I hope you'll join in and pay a visit to the creators of this fun, weekly linkup!Read More
There's a famous saying amongst us women:
"Pour yourself a drink, put on some lipstick and pull yourself together." -Elizabeth Taylor
My version of it would be, "Listen sister, nobody cares about your head cold...so put on some lipstick, take a Dayquil and pull yourself together."Read More
Summer made a return visit and I definitely missed the memo because I was boiling yesterday. At least I figured out a fun, remixed outfit with all my favorite closet staples. Black and white is always a good idea.Read More
Every once in a while you have a weekend that hits on all four cylinders. Such was the case for this weekend. Between gorgeous weather, weddings and spontaneous family visits...I couldn't have asked for more relaxation.
I even snuck in some alone time to putz around the house get organized. Eventually all my little, organized piles become a total hindrance in our available counter space.Read More
Today's post is about my husband. Confused? Let me explain...
For the last three weeks I've been eating, sleeping, breathing...and sort of vomiting work. (in a good way) Frankly, he's a saint. I would be tired of me. He's been so patient with my distraction but also the best cheerleader I could ask for.
So...if you're reading this Jack (you better be!) -- THANK YOU for being such an amazing husband and father. Your patience is extraordinary.Read More
Ya know, everyone has their opinions about Valentine's Day. Me? I like to celebrate all of the holidays. And what's not to love about love?
My husband and I celebrate Valentine's Day a little bit differently compared to years ago but it's still the perfect excuse to dress up and enjoy some conversation...just the adults.
And...this week is officially SKIRT WEEK at 101 things i love...more on that later!Read More