Tag: winter

I Really Love My….Sam Edelman Laguna Boots

So Review time!  My MVP of boots this year is hands down my pair of Sam Edelman Laguna boots.  So, I bought them not thinking they’d be carrying me through winter the way that they have.  I truly wear them ALL THE TIME.  Also, I owned a few pairs of lug sole boots from last […]

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collage of Winter Skincare Essentials

My Six Winter Skincare Essentials

Winter in the Midwest can be HARSH–especially for your delicate skin.  I have combo/oily skin so during the winter, I take a slightly different approach that really locks in hydration (although I like a hydration routine all year round).  All these items I have purchased several times and have become a staple in my cold […]

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Sézane Paris Picks

    I’ve loved Sézane for years (remember this pre-pandemic post?); classic, cool girl pieces and best of all–you can truly channel your inner Parisian.  I have lots of Sézane pieces from years back that I’m still loving and wearing; they just GO with my wardrobe and fit in so seamlessly.  It’s classic but not […]

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Holiday Gifting with Urban Outfitters

*Thank you to Urban Outfitters and Shopstyle for sponsoring this post! Holiday Gifting with Urban Outfitters Urban Outfitters is *the* place for holiday gifting and beyond.  So, I recently bought stuff for my teenage nephew, myself, and even my HOME there. Also, have you seen their mirrors and furniture lately?!  It’s incredible.  I’ve been shopping […]

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postpartum dressing style

My Take: Postpartum Dressing During a Pandemic

I’m easing back into this whole “outfit” thing.  Postpartum dressing is not for the paint of heart.  Throw in a pandemic, and as you can probably guess, it’s kind of the worst slash nonexistent.   Your normal clothes don’t fit but also, you’re not going anywhere, so who cares, right?   BUT, for me personally, getting dressed […]

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New Line Alert: BR Standard

*Thanks to Banana Republic + ShopStyle for sponsoring this post! This year, Banana Republic has launched BR Standard, a line of urban chic, tailored yet comfortable separates that’ll keep you as comfortable in a Zoom call as it will once you’re back on an airplane (soon, we all hope, right?).  It’s a “wear anywhere” line […]

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how to style yellow cardigan three ways

How to Style a Bright, Yellow Cardigan Three Ways

We’re back in 2021 with a fashion post!  Today I’m styling this bright and cheery yellow cardigan three ways.  I’ve been wearing this Everlane cardigan a lot because, like a Sumo orange, it brightens my day.  One might not look at a bold yellow cardigan and think, ‘wow, there are SO many ways I can […]

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Winter Hike Style With Backcountry

*Thanks to Backcountry & ShopStyle for sponsoring this post! There’s a saying we have in the Midwest:  “there’s no such thing as bad weather, just bad clothing.”  Because we get some bone-chilling winters, we need to dress the part.  I’m talking snow boots, puffer coats, hats, warm pants–the whole nine yards.  Being homebound with the […]

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