Tag: Plaid

Practicing Gratitude

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With Thanksgiving just one week away, I wanted to write a special post reflecting on the practice of gratitude, as well as sharing an outfit idea for Turkey Day. While I don’t discriminate against any of the holidays, Thanksgiving was one I never particularly looked forward to growing up. Of course, I loved all the delicious food and pie and time spent with family; however, unlike Christmas or Easter, I never anxiously waited for Thanksgiving or spent weeks preparing for it. This year is different. College has given me a newfound perspective and appreciation for the holiday—I’ve been anticipating it for weeks, longing for the homecooked food, irksome siblings, and smell of my own house that I always took for granted in years past. There is just so much for which to be grateful, but sadly I think a lot of us often forget to celebrate that. Continue reading “Practicing Gratitude”

The Number One Lesson I Learned From “What Not to Wear”

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Happy Valentine’s Day! I’m talking about two of the greats today…Stacy London and Clinton Kelly. If you’ve been following me for a while, then you’ve probably heard me mention this dynamic duo and their TLC makeover show “What Not to Wear.” Unfortunately, the show ended a few years ago, but its memory goes on (and, more importantly, the style lessons it taught us). While I learned a great deal about fashion and fit from this show, Stacy and Clinton have one tip in particular that will always help create more interesting outfits. Continue reading “The Number One Lesson I Learned From “What Not to Wear””

Pom Pom Details

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Happy Monday! How was your weekend? I tried to write this blog post late last night, but the words just weren’t coming to me. So instead, I’m doing it early this morning as the sun rises outside my window. 🙂 Anybody else getting some major spring fever?? Continue reading “Pom Pom Details”