Looks

Making a Statement

How do you feel about statement pieces? As a fashion blogger I’m all for them! I love a cool fashion focal point, something a bit out of the ordinary. For a former wallflower, this did not come naturally.  I wanted to fly under the radar as much as possible.  Now?  I’ll try all kinds of… Read More Making a Statement

Collaboration, Lifestyle, Looks

Looking Ahead

Being in the present.  As a tax and financial planning professional, I know planning makes a difference. I can help clients save money much more easily before the end of the year. After that, it’s more about damage control. With a continual forward focus, it is sometimes difficult to step out of that perspective in… Read More Looking Ahead

Lifestyle, Looks

Choose Happiness

Have you ever been in a bad mood? Of course you have – we all have. It’s easy to let the junk of life foul up our thought process. A little something I’ve learned over time: we may not always be able to control our circumstances, but we can control how we react to them.… Read More Choose Happiness

Looks

A Little Windy with My Cardi

First, let me say it was windy.  That explains the hair in my face.  Sorry Mom.  Growing up my mom was never pleased when my hair was in my face.  I didn’t realize until after the fact that every photo wearing the long cardi included hair in the face.  Sometimes that’s how it goes and you… Read More A Little Windy with My Cardi

Looks

Casual Party Look

Happy Halloween. You know what that means? The holidays are right around the corner! Eek! Besides gift-buying, there are the seemingly endless chains of parties and get-togethers and wondering what the heck you’re going to wear. For a casual party, take the stress out of the event and enjoy yourself with something easy like this… Read More Casual Party Look

Looks

Lilac and Pearls

When I think of pearls, I immediately think of Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany’s.  The iconic picture of Holly Golightly in her black dress, opera gloves and over-the-top pearl necklace is probably one of the most recognized from the glamour days of Hollywood. These wonderfully embellished jeans were on the front table of my… Read More Lilac and Pearls

Looks

Reconciling Chic and Comfy

Do you feel the words chic and comfy are mutually exclusive?  It’s so often the case, but it doesn’t have to be.  Take this look from Chico’s.   The minute I slipped into these pants I said, “Aaaahhhh.” They felt so much like wearing the softest pajamas. You almost feel like you’e getting away with something… Read More Reconciling Chic and Comfy