Chasing Spring in a Shirtdress

Spring has to arrive sometime, right? It’s been so rainy and dreary here in Houston lately it’s hard to believe it’s March. But I’m putting mind over matter with a great spring look from J.Jill. Dresses and skirts are my go-to pieces when I want to look nice but feel comfortable. Dresses and jewelry are […]

Combining Separates with Interest

Yesterday as I was leaving Target, I saw a woman running towards the store. Two things were striking about this image: 1) she was running while wearing pumps and dress pants; 2) she was not wearing a coat or scarf or anything other than her plain v-neck, long-sleeve tee, dress pants, and pumps and it […]

Make it Easy – Mom Style on the Go

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

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 […]

Permission to Wear Stretchy Pants

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. […]