Christmas Jammies

I love getting into pajamas. It means my day is over and I can completely unwind. Plus there is nothing more comfortable. One of my favorite parts about Christmas morning is that it seems like a perfectly feasible excuse to hang about in my pajamas for a good part of the day. This also works [...]

On the Naughty List

These gifts are banned...from giving and receiving.  It's easy to pick up any magazine or watch any show featuring top gift picks. I'm gonna go a different way. Here's what NOT TO BUY FOR THOSE ON YOUR LIST . For your kids: 1.The Doggie Doo game. This "game"  says on the front of the box "Feed and [...]

Turkey Time

Thanksgiving Threads I was so excited when Boutique Buzzz asked me to share some Thanksgiving Day wardrobe tips. Head on over to their site by clicking here to see my top suggestions for staying comfortable, even if you plan on stuffing yourself. I posted some pics of some perfect holiday outfit ideas to give you [...]

Halloween inspired outfit

How to take a skull sweater from spooky.... to sophisticated. Do you dress up for Halloween? I generally don't. Even when I was little I just didn't love the costume part. But there is something about wearing a skull on your sweater that will make you feel like a total badass. In last week's post [...]

Spring Things

Spring is a time of renewal...especially for your wardrobe! There is no better time than RIGHT NOW to replenish and refresh. Trust me, if you wait until summer, you won't be able to find what you are looking for. And if you live locally? You won't want to miss the Spring Shopping event at Ashley [...]

Superbowl Showdown

Superbowl Showdown Yesterday morning our son asked if we could get a "Game Day Bucket." "A what?" I asked, with a great deal of trepidation. Apparently it is Kentucky Fried Chicken's idea of dinner. Eww. Not my idea of dinner. "I don't think we should eat anything out of bucket," I said. Our daughter said "If you [...]

Holiday Hell

That's right. I said it.  I tried for a better, nicer title, I really did. But this one has been stuck in my head for about 2 weeks. I don't mean to be all Grinch-like about this time of year but I haven't run into one woman that doesn't feel this way.  We all keep [...]

Step Away From The Mom Jeans…Fall Must Haves from Lisa Baldwin, owner of Chantilly Blue.

I had often thought it would be a fabulous idea if you could walk into a jean store and leave with a perfect fit in under a half hour, without any sweating or crying, or beating someone as you leave the fitting room. Enter Lisa Baldwin.  In the past I have referred to her as the Denim [...]