Baby it's cold outside! Winters here in New England can start as early as October, with temperatures plummeting below freezing - and sometimes below zero - through April and occasionally even into May. We've barely begun the second week of December and today the high temperature has been 38 degrees Fahrenheit. (For those of you … Continue reading OOTD: Fair Isle Sweater Weather
Now that the days are getting shorter and the weather is getting chillier, I'm ready to break out all the sweaters and the knee socks and the cider and the pumpkin picking because I LOVE FALL y'all! It's my favorite season and I get really excited about it every year, even though here in New … Continue reading OOTDs: From Summer To Fall
I'm officially in love and obsessed with pompoms! And it all started with this stylish sundress with tiny little pompom trim along the ruffle top! I found this simple boho-chic sundress by Faded Glory at Walmart and although I instantly fell in love with the style, I wasn't crazy about the colors they had to … Continue reading OOTD: 1 Dress 3 Ways
I've been wanting to get in on the frilly fluffy tulle train like nobody's bidniz! The only problem I have is that as a chronically ill stay-at-home-mom I don't have many opportunities for going Out out and so I can't justify purchasing what is basically a tutu to wear to go grocery shopping. So I've … Continue reading OOTD: Boho Chic
I got to go to tea this weekend! My auntie treated all the ladies in my local fam (there's only five of us - my mom, my sister, my daughter, her, and myself,) to an afternoon tea service at Tea Roses Tea Room! It was delightful. To honor the occasion, I went a little tea … Continue reading #ootd: Tea Party Time!
This Mother's Day, make your mama feel like the Queen she is with a handmade flower crown or fascinator! Or just make one for yourself for any regular ol' day because SLAY! These lovely dome-toppers are an easy DIY project that packs a huge amount of WOW factor! I made mine for about $3 each … Continue reading Tutorial: DIY Flower Crowns & Fascinators!
I. Love. Shopping. Like, in a really obnoxious loud Oprah voice "I LOVE SHOOOOOPPING!!!" And not just any shopping - Bargain Hunting! I remember being a little girl back in Indiana spending summer afternoons with my dad, driving around town in search of tag sale treasures. My dad is the King of "Good Deals" and he'll … Continue reading Spring Thrift Haul!
I'm not one to be dictated by trends or fashion rules, but every once in awhile I see a haute style that I wish I could rock. Last summer, I was inspired to try crop tops with high waistlines and although that first attempt was a bit anxiety-inducing, I ended up loving the look and … Continue reading #OOTD: Cloak & Swagger
Lately my health hasn't been so hot so I have been spending a lot of time around the house. Like, A LOT. As such, I've had plenty of time on my hands to agonize over every minute detail in our tiny home and to devise low-cost ways to update and reorganize all of our stuff - … Continue reading DIY Jewelry Organization
You guys. I LOVE THIS OUTFIT. I feel adorable and awesome and confident and sexy in it! Yas Queen! As far back as I can remember, I have loved sailor-style tops. The first dress I ever sewed from scratch was a seafoam green, drop-waist, tea-length, sleeveless number with a sailor collar - hey, it was … Continue reading #OOTD: Late Night Weeknight Date Night