Today I’m back with the last installment in our Coast-to-Coast Summer Survival series. It’s hard to believe it is, indeed, the end of summer. It still feels very summery outside, but the kids started back to school yesterday, and all signs point to fall. Meanwhile, we still have our last big summer weekend ahead of us. Here in the States, we will be celebrating Labor Day next Monday, creating a long weekend that usually means one final summer BBQ. We usually keep it
I'm a suburban wife and mom of three, sharing my style and beauty tips as I navigate the muddy water that is fashion over 40 in the 21st century! This is all about wearable fashion for real women. I describe my style as casual chic with a touch of glam, and I post outfit ideas and along with the latest trends and how to make them work for the average suburban mom.
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Friends and acquaintances have been asking me what is hot this fall and what the must-have items are. I immediately say booties and ankle boots. In my opinion, they’re the hottest and most wearable trends going right now, and so easy to incorporate into your wardrobe. Also, word on the street is that grey is replacing brown and chestnut as the popular neutral this year. I find this amusing because I’ve always gravitated to grey, and I am just recently trying to incorporate more chestnut and
It’s Saturday, so that means time for another Instagram Roundup! During the month of September, Cyndi and I will be posting a new fall outfit every day except Sundays so I won’t be able to do Instagram Roundups unless I post them on Sundays. I always feel a bit awkward posting a lot of shopping links on Sundays. We generally try to keep Sundays more focused on church and family activities, although we have taken to doing a photo shoot or
Happy Friday, friends! I have a new transition outfit to share with you today! This slouchy sweater is perfect for those fall days that are still too warm for cozy sweaters, but you still want to look fall-ish. The folks at Grace & Lace sent me their V-Neck Slouch Pullover to style, and I love it! Here’s what they have to say about it: The elegant openwork knit is perfectly breathable when the temps are still a bit warm,
There’s been a nip in the air the past two mornings, and we were even able to turn off our air conditioner for a few days. It’s been LOVELY, and it has me in the mood for cozy sweaters and pumpkin spice lattes. Of course, it’s back up to 90 starting tomorrow and through next week. I can’t complain, though. I love summer. I’m trying to enjoy it while transitioning to fall fashion. Even if the weather is still warm