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Summer Sandal Wish List

tassel tote and espadrille wedgesHappy Friday! I was hoping that spring weather would be in full swing by now, but it’s actually been a bit cold here! Like, in the 40’s and 50’s this week– burr! So, I’m engaging in some wishful summer thinking today and rounding up some fun picks for summer sandals. Read More

Easter Dress | The Perfect Floral Wrap Dress

Easter dress - floral wrap dressSeveral weeks ago I ordered this floral wrap dress from Banana Republic Factory. To be honest, I added it to my order so I could get free shipping. I wasn’t expecting to keep it, but when I tried it on- I was in love! I thought it would be the perfect dress to wear to Easter this spring.  Read More

Tie Sleeve Peplum Top | Date Night Look

tie sleeve peplum top | date night lookAre you loving this weekend-to-work series as much as I am? One of my favorite recent purchases has been this tie sleeve top from Banana Republic. When I saw it online I thought, tie sleeve and peplum– yes please! I ordered it hoping I would like the style, and was so happy with the flattering fit. I ordered it knowing it would be a great addition to my work wardrobe, but thought it could also be fun dressed down for a date night. Read More

Valentine’s Day Dress (Reusing Christmas Favorites)

Ann Taylor dress and leopard booties for Valentine's DayValentine’s Day is not necessarily a special holiday that’s close to my heart, although I do enjoy the opportunity to celebrate. Before I met Mathew, Valentine’s Day was a fun holiday to wear pink and red, and share little notes and candy with friends. When Mathew and I were dating, Valentine’s Day was a fun excuse to celebrate our love and buy each other cards and chocolate.

Now that we’re married, we celebrate our love and our marriage in different little ways every day. Valentine’s Day hasn’t become any more special. Sometimes we celebrate with a date night out, and other years we stay in. Read More

4 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

casual date night outfitIt’s hard to believe Valentine’s Day is already next week! I’m not super into holidays (other than Christmas!) but I do think life is worth celebrating, and Valentine’s Day is just another opportunity to celebrate life. It doesn’t matter if you’re single, dating or married- there’s something for everyone to love about Valentine’s. It just depends on your perspective.
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