Summer Bucket List with Faustino Wines

dress, under $30!! || jacket || wedges, last seen here || bag || similar sunglasses here and  Shop My Outfit: What I’m Looking Forward to this Summer Every summer I like to put together a bucket list of sorts. It’s really just a wish list of things I want to do with my family and kiddos over the summer months. But this summer I’m making a bucket list for just myself. A handful of things I’m hoping to enjoy during the crazy busy months, where…
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Authenticity in Blogging and Being a Trustworthy Blogger

top, similar here (love!) and here || jean jacket, also ordered this one || jeans, obsessed with these || wedges, similar here || tote || scarf || similar sunglasses Shop My Outfit: Authenticity in Blogging Authenticity in blogging is a bit of an oxymoron. Blogging and social media revolve around beautiful photos that capture your attention. Photos that make the reader/viewer think that they need whatever that influencer is wearing, styling, “talking” about. But things have come full circle lately. Readers and followers, myself included, are tired of the endless stream of…
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How to Style Espadrille Wedges

image Late to the Party: Espadrille Wedges Ok, I’m am ridiculously late to the party on espadrille wedges. I don’t even know how this happened. Last spring, I was sort of turning my nose up at this trend but I have done a complete 180. This spring wedges are pretty much all I’m wearing – I mean, when I’m not wearing sneakers or Birkenstocks, because #momlife. Since I’m newer to this comfy take on heels that’s so much…
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Styling a Bandana Scarf and We Got a Puppy!

overalls || tee || bag, under $40 || bandana || sunglasses, just $14! || sneakers Shop My Outfit Meet Dexter! One of the kids Christmas/birthday gifts was the promise of a puppy and with the weather warming up we knew it was time to deliver. I had been researching different breed options since my son is allergic to so many dogs and stumbled across this little guy. Dexter is a miniature Aussie Doodle, which is part poodle part Australian Shepard. He check all of the…
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8 Must Have Summer Trends

What I’m Snatching Up to Complete My Summer Wardrobe I’m typically more of a fall fashion kind of girl; I love my sweaters and boots. But this year, I can’t stop shopping all of the spring and summer goodies! Maybe it’s because it has been the looooooongest winter of all time. But my money is on the fact that the summer trends are just so damn good this year! Step aside florals… Here Are My 8 Must Have Summer…
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The Importance of Taking Me Time as a Mom

sweater, also love this and this || jeans || sneakers || sunglasses, just $14! || Louis Vuitton Speedy || red crossbody, similar here, love this || similar earrings photos by Katie Niemiec Shop My Outfit The Importance of Taking Me Time as a Mom and Making Time for What Matters I think women in general have tendency to place themselves on the bottom of the day to day priority list. And this habit can lead us to a pretty lonely place. When we aren’t making time for ourselves and our relationships, it can…
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Pastel Pink for Spring and a Casual Leather Leggings Outfit

jacket, also love this || similar tee here and here || leggings || tote || sneakers || necklace || sunglasses Shop My Outfit Happy Tuesday gals! Please forgive the radio silence over here. I’ve always completed and filed Matt’s and my taxes by myself but this year was a little more cumbersome than previous years. Actually, a lot more cumbersome. I’ve never been more relieved to hit “submit” in my life. And now that tax season is behind me, I can turn my attention back to the super exciting topic of…
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How to Dress Up A Sweatshirt

sweatshirt || similar jeans here and here || layering tank || bag dupe for this one, more great dupes linked below! || similar sunglasses here and here || similar pumps here and here photos by the lovely Anna of A Lily Love Affair Shop My Outfit Tips to Dress Up A Sweatshirt Happy Tuesday ladies! Has spring sprung in your neck of the woods yet? Here in Chicago, spring is moving in at a glacial pace. I’ve all but stopped checking the weather because I’m sick of seeing that stupid snowflake on my…
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