J.Jill Linen Shorts
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Have Shorts, Will Travel

I am so ready for school to be out that I’m on the verge of just keeping my third grader home against her will (she loves school). I’m so done with the routine. AND? I’m ready for the BEACH. We are 6 weeks away from our annual beach trip and I’m already planning what to pack. I am going to live…

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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. I may NOT. Nor may…

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jeans are a wardrobe staple
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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 in a corporate environment full…

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boots with shorts
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The Secret to Wearing Boots with Shorts

I have to admit, when I first thought about wearing boots with shorts all I thought about was the cute little starlets I’ve seen sporting  the look in fashion mags. I mean, I can wear boots with a skirt or dress every day of my life, but shorts? And then I realized: I’m a grown woman and I can wear…

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