It’s our family tradition to go cut down our Christmas tree at a local tree farm every year, but this year it hasn’t quite worked out yet. The kids are still hoping we can fit it in, but I’m beginning to think we might need to be content with one tree this year. The live tree would be our second tree because I also set up a faux tree in the front living room that I call my fancy tree.
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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I’m really getting into this pastels for winter trend. I saw this pastel pink cocoon knit cardigan and immediately envisioned it with white jeans and silver accessories. Of course, it would be cute with black jeans, blue jeans, or even other pastels, but I really love how crisp and clean and unexpected it is to pair pale pink with white in the wintertime. Unfortunately this sweater sold out, but I linked a few similar ones below. I decided to keep the outfit
Hello, friends! Welcome back to 25 Days of Winter Fashion. It’s hard to believe we’re over halfway done with our latest seasonal style series. Getting pictures in the winter is challenging, and the day we took these it was very windy, but we tried to make the best of it. Pardon the wild and crazy hair! Today I’m teaming up with Payless to style a fun GLO outfit, but it’s really an outfit you could wear
Good morning! I hope you had a nice weekend! Mine has been a bit of a whirlwind, and I’m getting off to a late start this morning. I did end up going to the Nordstrom shopping event with a friend last night, and we had a great time, but we didn’t get home till 11PM. That’s well past my bedtime, and it was also the third night in a row that I was out late, so I’m feeling pretty groggy. It’s
Hello and welcome back to 25 Days of Winter Fashion! Today I’ve rounded up some fun holiday gift ideas for the fashionista in your life, and I’m sharing a casual winter outfit from Nordstrom that incorporates some of my top picks. Wearing this slouchy marled-knit tunic sweater with its generously scooped neckline and extra-long sleeves makes me want to cozy up by the fire with a mug of hot chocolate and binge-watch Gilmore Girls. It’s cute and casual and pairs equally well
Hello, friends! Happy December 1st! I’m so excited be teaming up with not one, but two stylish ladies today! Deborah from Fabulous After 40 is joining Cyndi and me today to show you three ways to wear faux leather pants for women over 40. I’ve been wanting to try faux leather pants for a while, but I wasn’t sure I could pull it off. Like most trends, the more I see it, the more I like it, and I finally
Hello friends! Welcome back to 25 Days of Winter Fashion! Today I’m excited to share a holiday cocktail party outfit, and I’m also joining a bunch of fashionable friends for a Moms Do Holiday Style series to bring together our favorite holiday looks. This metallic knit sheath would be great for a company holiday party or any other winter party you may need to attend that requests cocktail attire, but it really makes me think of