Tag: Vests

Why I’m Not a Trendy Shopper

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As I was sitting down last night to start working on today’s blog post, I realized I’m wearing the same mom jeans in today’s outfit as I did in Monday’s post (whoops). Usually I try to space out sharing similar items on the blog so that it doesn’t seem like I’m wearing the same outfit over and over again. But then I realized, why shouldn’t I post these jeans back-to-back? In real life, I usually wear the same pair of jeans a couple of times in the same week before washing them, so it shouldn’t be any different on my blog (which is about, of course, affordable and ‘realistic’ fashion). So here’s to seeing double and not being ashamed of rewearing stuff! Continue reading “Why I’m Not a Trendy Shopper”

Winterizing Your Summer Dresses

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I don’t know about you, but I’m definitely dreaming of a white Christmas! I took these pictures back when it snowed the day before Thanksgiving, and today felt like a good time to finally share them (i.e. I didn’t get around to taking new photos and had to scramble through my stockpile to find something for today’s post). It worked out though because I realized I’ve been seriously lacking in holiday-themed outfits this year, and I figured wearing a bunch of red would fix that right up. Today’s look is all about how you can wear your summer dresses throughout the year, even into the wintertime! Continue reading “Winterizing Your Summer Dresses”

How to Beat the Christmas Blues

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Have you ever noticed that at least half of all Christmas songs are complete downers? I mean, from “I’ll Be Home for Christmas” (stop lying to yourself—you won’t be home) to “Last Christmas,” a lot of holiday tunes focus on themes of loneliness and heartbreak. And don’t even get me started on the Christmas song about Momma’s red shoes…Talk about a tear-jerker! Continue reading “How to Beat the Christmas Blues”