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elastic shoe laces aren’t for everyone

Silly me, I thought putting elastic laces in my second grader’s shoes would make life easier. Her options for footwear to get her to dance class last night were slim since it was pouring rain and she normally just slips on crocs with her dance tights. She doesn’t have rain boots, or any boots really, so her school shoes in…

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Shoes

A pair of shoes can change the way you feel about your life. If you have never experienced the joy of a fabulous pair of shoes, I hope you have at least experienced admiring a really awesome pair of kicks from afar. The shoes that change your day don’t have to be expensive – take it from my four year-old.…

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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 ┬áthe 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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31 Days: The Final Touches

Hair. Makeup. Jewelry. Shoes. Often these are the afterthoughts, thrown together at the last minute before rushing out the door. However, if you are not giving these final touches the same thought and attention you gave the rest of your outfit, you are missing an opportunity to look and feel your best. HAIR I personally obsess about my hair quite…

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