I won’t be attending the Pumpkin Spice party

Fall is a lovely season. Not so much in Houston where fall is exactly like summer and the leaves don’t really change color, but in theory fall is lovely. Fall scarves, fall boots, fall colors, fall made-up flavors that everyone obsesses about when Starbucks unleashes releases it. Lovely. Yep. I’m looking at you, Pumpkin Spice Latte. Pumpkin […]

Clothes For An Active Lifestyle: Athleta {New Store in The Woodlands!}

At this stage in my life, I’ve got a lot of plates spinning: taking care of my kids and getting them to school, taking care of my house and making sure we have food, taking care of myself to make sure I’m healthy and will be around for a long time, taking care of my […]

Uncomplicated Fall Style with Pure Jill from J.Jill

This post is brought to you by J.Jill & The Motherhood and written in exchange for clothing and compensation. All opinions are mine, mine, mine — though I love to share them with you so you can get dressed on purpose.  Fall means different things in different places. I live in Houston, so fall hasn’t exactly arrived […]

Have We Given Up on Jeans?

How many pairs of jeans do you own? OK – now how many actually fit you? Just kidding. Don’t answer that. I’m not ready to answer that one either. Regardless, jeans are a wardrobe staple for most of us. Denim has held a safe place in my life since childhood. In adulthood, even when I worked […]

From Summer to Fall {Dresses Over Pants!}

Sometimes the hardest part of clothes shopping for me is actually making the purchase. I am practical to a fault. I have to know I am going to wear this garment more than once and for more than one season before I plop down my money for it. This is true for me whether the […]