Tag: fashion

Transition Time: Summer to Fall

Caslon Utility Vest

Now that fall is here, (and yes, it IS here, buddy), I’m super excited to transition my wardrobe from bikinis + shorts to jeans + layering!Β By the way, trying to wear jeans in Houston in the summer should be rewarded with a medal of honor. It’s ridiculously difficult to get in them, stay in them,

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Friday Funday: My Wish List + My Wish NOT List

doozies

Β Not surprisingly, I’ve had my eye on some pretty things for fall. While browsing the good old Nordstrom, I also found some serious doozies. If I need some fashion schooling, let me know. I just don’t get some of these things that people make and/or buy. I want to go back to school if only

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Chicken + Dumplings & A Little Life Lately

chicken and dumplings

If you’re like me, when you hear Chicken + Dumplings, you think of the elementary cafeteria and the ‘mystery’ that would be slopped onto your plate and called Chicken + Dumplings. I had some friends who LIVED for Chicken + Dumpling Day. I was NOT one of those people. I dreaded that day. The soggy

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Weekend Recap

peli peli vintage

This weekend was a great change of pace for us. Things have been a little hairy these days with work stress and the like. You know – life. No biggie. We still had a great time with friends and family. Big Man and I took a trip to our local library to play around and

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Life Lately + A New Book Rec

life lately

Whew! What a week we’ve had so far. Corey’s getting over some bad allergies + rotavirus (grossest freaking thing ever), so we’ve been in the house A LOT this week. I’ve been trying to contain the germs and clean as much as I can. I’ve also been trying not to go insane because I’ve been

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Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Round-Up

charles henry Off the Shoulder Shirtdress

Gotta love a good sale. The Nordstrom Anniversary sale is THE epic sale of the year. I usually pick up quite a few Christmas gifts during this time, but of course, a few goodies for myself. [I’m going to keep those gifts a secret though – Santa’s got rules.] Here are the fave finds I’ve

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Loving Lately

off the shoulder maxi

Summer has been good to me, I’ve gotta say. I’ve had a lot of great adventures and found some great goodies along the way, too. Here are a few of my fave finds lately: This Dress from Nordstrom I looooooved wearing this dress for a date night a while ago. It’s super comfy yet still

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The Republic Grille

the republic grille

Jon Boy had a date night a while back [thanks to my fab sister-in-law!], and I have to say, it was hands-down one of the BEST restaurants we’ve ever been to! It’s called The Republic Grille. They have two locations in the Woodlands, so we went to the one on the west side because it’s

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A Trip to Mexico + Life Lately

A Trip to Mexico + Life Lately

Whew! It’s been a crazy [but super fun] past couple of weeks. I haven’t posted in a while, so apologies for this being such a long one. My mom, her best friend, my brother’s two best friends, and I all went to Puerto Vallarta last week! My mom actually won the trip in a silent

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Summer Finds: Swimsuits + Wish List

swim suit find

It’s been a hot minute since I’ve done bikini shopping. Maternity swimsuitΒ + mommy one piece shopping, yes. But the bikini thing… eh… So I decided to order no less than an insane amount of swimsuits from Nordstrom because hey… free shipping and free returns, ‘m I right? Then I had the luxury of trying them

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