Travel & Packing

Travel Style Planning with Maria

Happy day, reader dear! Hope yours is a good one! Mine is looking up after a computer crisis yesterday. Saturday is a regular workday for me (since many clients can't meet M-F) and I was unable to get on my computer most of the morning. That meant regrouping for today's post. And feeling blessed because...… Continue reading Travel Style Planning with Maria

Color

Outfit Inspo from a House?

Happy day, dear reader! Where do you get outfit inspiration? Pinterest is great, but just take a look around you. Outfit inspiration can come from anywhere! Don’t get me wrong. I’m not dissing Pinterest, I’m pretty busy on there myself. Come follow me here! You can read about how I grab style from Pinterest here,… Continue reading Outfit Inspo from a House?

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Friday Round-Up

Happy day, dear reader! Yesterday, my monthly newsletter went out to subscribers. Since I have already received quite a few positive responses to the articles included, I thought maybe I'd share a peek... Hello! Here in Augusta, Georgia, yellow pollen season is in full swing, the landscapers are swamped, patio furniture is getting a clean… Continue reading Friday Round-Up

Color

Pantone Colors Spring Summer 2019

The Warms Have It! Happy day, reader dearest! If you (like me) are in the Northern Hemisphere, you may be experiencing the winter greys... It's that time of year when, even if your temperatures aren't cold, all the color seems to have drained out of the landscape and the sky. There's a good reason skies… Continue reading Pantone Colors Spring Summer 2019

Travel & Packing

What NOT to Travel With!

Happy day, my dear reader! Since we are heading into another big travel season, I thought I'd talk about packing. (If you've been here a while, you know I have a little obsession... I love to travel, and packing is just part of the anticipatory fun!) Last month, I talked about things I always take… Continue reading What NOT to Travel With!

Capsule Wardrobe

Summer Capsule Update!

Happy day, dear reader! It's official. I am two months into my summer capsule, (and part 2) and 60-ought days into the #100outfits100days challenge. Does that even make any sense? It seemed like a good time for a check-up to take stock of how both of those are going. Capsule I looked in my closet… Continue reading Summer Capsule Update!

Tips

10 Tips for Less Dressing Stress

Happy day, dear reader... Here's hoping yours is. I've been running in a rough patch. In the way my mind jumps about, that got me thinking about Back to School. I know many parents look forward to their children being back in school, and getting back to routines, but dread the transition back into those… Continue reading 10 Tips for Less Dressing Stress

Capsule Wardrobe

Need a Maternity Wardrobe?

A Simple Maternity Capsule Happy day, dear reader! The summer wedding season is upon us, often closely followed by pregnancy season... I am happily married, and NOT expecting (Those days are loooong past!), but I find it amusing that as soon as the pregnancy test comes back positive, young couples start looking at little tiny… Continue reading Need a Maternity Wardrobe?

Travel & Packing

Casual Summer Travel Capsule

(And a Meditation on the World Cup) Happy day, dearest reader! I hope yours is going well. I had an exhausting week last week. Good, but exhausting, and so our weekend plans were punted for staying at home, catching up, and watching the World Cup final. Woo hoo! The Cup is not nearly as much… Continue reading Casual Summer Travel Capsule

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#100outfits100days Faves

Happy day, dearest reader! Since the 1st of June, I have been participating in a dressing challenge. It's a way to stretch your style muscles by wearing 100 different outfits 100 days in a row. (Even a month is a good challenge!) People interpret that word "different" in multiple ways! I've seen someone to whom… Continue reading #100outfits100days Faves