You don’t think about the importance of stylish outerwear until you need a coat and the only ones you can find do nothing but hide an otherwise exciting outfit. No? Just me? Since more is more, I like a jacket with pizzazz. Patterns! Details! Pockets! And I’ve been impatiently waiting for more chilly weather so I can wear this leopard topper again. … Keep reading…

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Like countless others, I am on the Clinique Black Honey bandwagon. It is such a flattering shade. For years, I’ve been buying it at Sephora and waiting to earn enough points for one tiny sample. Then I remembered that department store beauty counters do gifts with purchase and now my lipstick earns me a whole bag of goodies. Sorry, Sephora. Beauty lovers, … Keep reading…

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I never wore a ring before I was married—or at least not consistently. There was a brief period when I wore the bearing cover from my high school boyfriend’s skateboard on my thumb, but the relationship was on again/off again, so the ring followed suit. When I got my engagement ring it felt so uncomfortable. I kept poking myself with it. It … Keep reading…

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Beige has such a bad reputation. Like ill-fitting khakis and cookie-cutter McMansions, beige is known for being so… boring. But beige is also the color of chai and cider and cinnamon rolls! (Can you tell I’m hungry?) Every autumn I pull out my beige oversized cardigan and my beige thigh-high socks and fall back in love with the color. Shop a few … Keep reading…

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Happy Sunday! How was your weekend? What were you up to? Go anywhere fun? I’ve had a pretty fun last couple of days myself. I spent my weekend celebrating Loufest VIP-style thanks to my dear friend Kelly who had an extra ticket and local company Jord who invited me to its pre-party at Fauxgerty in the CWE. Between the sparkling water and … Keep reading…

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