your most loved MUST HAVES from may

I like to poll my followers on instagram often. why?  well one, people love taking polls, or at least I do and two, bc I want to know what my followers like and want from my feed/blog so instead of guessing, I just ask!  so in a recent poll, you all wanted to see the … Continue Reading

trade in your “mom flops” for under $50

be sure to check out my post this month over on ur basic mom – its a must-read for you and your feet!  you can read it HERE! xo

mother’s day gift guide

sharing my fave mother’s day gifts for every kind of mom over at ur basic mom today – you do NOT want to miss it! xo

where to shop when you’re over 30

i get this question ALL the time, where do i shop when i’m in my 30s?? gals, you are over 30, but you are not dead! i get so confused as to why women think that once they hit their 30s (or become a mom), they have to sacrifice any sense of style.  well i … Continue Reading

instagram roundup

so there was a good six-week run where i was posting “what i wore last week” and people were loving it, so clearly i didn’t keep up with it. (see here, here and here) so i’m coming back hot with an instagram roundup of some recent looks for you: this camo sweater is a MUST! … Continue Reading

back to school

back to school. as a parent, you’re excited to get the kids back to school and to establish your routine again HOWEVER it also signifies the unofficial end of summer.  time to get the school supplies, new kicks and sports season kicks off.  i.e., our life gets really crazy. this year is a little different … Continue Reading

fall floral midi dress

if you caught this post, you already know that fall florals will be big this season.  what’s the difference between fall florals and your typical florals?  well for fall you will see more jewel toned and darker florals than the usual pastel or bright varieties. on a recent shopping trip, i stumbled upon this dress … Continue Reading

oversized tees for the weekend

if you’ve been following along here or on instagram, i am on an oversized tee kick lately.  if its soft and cozy, it is going straight in my closet. so if you read this post, you might recognize this tee. soft, tunic length, neutral and under $10.  i mean, what better combo is there?  i’m … Continue Reading

what i wore in mexico.

if there’s one post i’ve been procrastinating on putting together, its this one.  don’t get me wrong, i was loving what i wore in Mexico, its just a lengthy post and my heart is still in Mexico BUT i owe it to you guys to share this since I’ve received so many DMs with questions … Continue Reading

what to pack for a mexican vacation.

as you’re reading this, our car to the airport should be arriving and we’ll be off to our mexican vacation. we NEED this vacation people. its our first vacation in awhile that does not include even the slightest bit of work.  in fact, the hubs actually forbid me from bringing my laptop with me (NO … Continue Reading