Posts in category "Fashion"

It IS fun to dress a little boy, so there! (Mom of son sticks out tongue at naysayers)

I find it really annoying when people say, “It’s no fun to dress boys.” OR “Boy’s clothes are so boring.” Because it’s border line criminal how much fun it can be to dress your little guy. Vests and khakis, casual suits and hats! I love retailers like Tea, which tout bright colors and tops for... Read more »

Victoria’s Secret vs. Hanes

I’ve said goodbye to my last pair of Victoria’s Secret skivvies. Maybe one day I will say hello to them again, but alas, the idea of comfort supersedes sexy. I used to strut into Vicki’s with bold confidence, until one less-than-pleasant experience left me frowning and a little disgruntled. It was 7 years ago and... Read more »

Still Keeping it a Secret? Tips on How to Hide Your Baby Bump

Still Keeping it a Secret? Tips on How to Hide Your Baby Bump
About two weeks ago, my bump has popped out. I can’t comfortably wear my regular attire. Reluctantly, I have started to wear maternity clothes. I have decided not to share the information of my pregnancy at my places of business yet. I’m trying to hide my bump as much and as long as possible. If... Read more »
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Mom's Guide To Junior High Fashion

Mom's Guide To Junior High Fashion
Welcome to Junior High School, Mom! Congratulations – You Are Old. Oh, don’t shake your head and say that you still look like you’re twenty and everyone says that you and your tween look like siblings. It doesn’t matter. My oldest daughter was born months before my 21st birthday. When she entered junior high school,... Read more »

Reinventing Your World With Pinterest

Reinventing Your World With Pinterest
Last week, I purged my closet of everything that reminded me of my 20’s. Disintegrating sweatpants, almost cropped tops and barely there bikinis departed from my now empty closet. I paused momentarily to think back on all the good times these clothes had experienced, when I was single and my toosh was naturally perky. The... Read more »

Newly pregnant and dumped...by my stylist

Newly pregnant and dumped...by my stylist
I’ve been dumped. Yes, I will admit, I have been avoiding speaking of this subject and curse myself for being so naive, for ignoring the signs…But disheveled and 5 months pregnant, I sit and stare out the window today wondering, “Why?” My husband came home that sunny spring afternoon just 5 short months ago and... Read more »
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Playing Dress Up

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My doppelgänger lives in France, according to my jet-setting in-laws, who frequent the romantic streets of Paris. My idea of the perfect day is to bask in a French café on a cobblestone street with my striking husband, sipping coffee whilst donning a darling hat. (I have given this scene a lot of thought, can... Read more »

What's in your purse? (aka the black hole)

What's in your purse? (aka the black hole)
In between jobs many years ago, I had the opportunity to work for Coach. (Yes, the leather goods company.) I was amazed when mothers would come in and ask for a purse that would allow them to be “hands-free”. Pah! I thought. Hands-free. Nothing could come between me and being fashionable. You mean to tell... Read more »