Make it Easy – Mom Style on the Go

Easy mom style from J.Jill #momfashion

I love two things about clothes that are often at odds with each other: feeling comfortable and looking pulled together. So when I find clothes in which I can be both comfortable and look pulled together, I feel compelled to share. J.Jill shared with me their new collection dubbed “The New Easy” and I found some winners. […]

The Right Way to Wear: UGGs

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I should start by apologizing for criticizing your UGGs. In my defense, it’s rare I see them worn in a way that works. But you spoke and I’m listening: you love your UGGs. A very dear friend of mine helped me to see not all UGGs are bad and they, too, can be worn well when […]

5 Tips for Keeping Kids Healthy During Cold & Flu Season

How to Keep Kids Healthy During Cold and Flu Season

(Thanks to PediaCare for sponsoring this post. All opinions are mine, as I’m sure you know. The information that follows in not intended to be medical advice; it is intended to be the advice of a parent and former preschool teacher. Please contact a trusted medical professional for questions regarding your health or the health of […]

This is 40

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Today is my 40th birthday. I don’t understand what 40 is supposed to be. Am I old? Is 40 the new insert-younger-age-here? Should I feel good or bad about this birthday? I’m inclined to say “good” but honestly I’m a little tired and my back hurts. Really a birthday is just another day. I still had to […]

Permission to Wear Stretchy Pants

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So the kids are back in school. Life is getting back to normal. But it’s cold and I’m tired and I just want to be comfortable when I go to the grocery store, OK? So I can go wearing yoga pants, UGGs, and a participant’s t-shirt I got for free, right? WRONG. So very wrong. […]