Home for the Holidays

We are home for the holidays this year and I’m in the spirit to prep our home for the guests arriving in the next few weeks. I love being a hostess, and it never hurts if I have the mostess (just kidding, but I do appreciate an original idea.) I love the holidays, and for […]

Bruges Belgium

My family and I spent this past summer on holiday in Europe (or as we Americans tend to call it, vacation.)  We took a little roadtrip to Amsterdam (because, hello Holland – which you can read about here) and on the way back detoured through Belgium (because, hello Bruges and hello waffles!)  We found the […]

Living Rooms

I’m almost ashamed at how long it’s taking me to decorate my new home. Â I have yet to hang a single piece of artwork on the walls, but don’t worry – my sons have been sure to leave their marks (and sometimes holes) on these bare walls; we have to make it our own […]

Vacation, Anyone?

I’m ready for another vacation.  The kind that requires a passport, please. this is a fashionista events opportunity.

Camouflage Pants + Pre-Conceived Notions

No really, this was our weekend camping trip.   Several things led me to this blog post: Lisa Murie of Peridot Skys once asked a few of us bloggers, ” What is one thing we wouldn’t know about you after reading your blog?” My Aunt told me to bring clothes my kids could get dirty […]

Comtemporary, Retro, or Classic?

I don’t have to tell you it’s summer because, well…..I would be stating the obvious.  However, it is summer, and as much as I love to put together outfits that look better than sweatsuits, that becomes increasingly more difficult.  Mornings are spent in gym clothes at the gym, afternoons are spent in swimwear and cover-ups […]

Vacation Yo!

Yes, I just said yo.  I’m excited.  Sue me. Watch the video to find out where I’m headed and to see my awesome dance moves.  No really.  They’re awesome.   Shirt: H&M (similar here)Skirt: Forever21Necklace: Jcrew (similar here)Hat: Forever21 (similar here) Don’t forget, Thursday starts an awesome giveaway (so stay tuned, or I’ll have to dance […]