How to Survive a Sober Girls Weekend

Girls weekends and wine go together like peanut butter and jelly.  Like macaroni and cheese.  Like Nutella and any bread product that exists.  They just belong to each other.  So imagine our dilemma when we two preggos embarked on our ninth annual girls weekend in Galena with our family.  With our body pillows, pasteurized cheeses, […]

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Mixology: How to Mix Prints

Outfit 1: stripes and paisley Outfit 2: stripes and (literal) animal print Outfit 3: Graphic tee and animal print Outfit 4: stripes and plaid and leopard (oh my!) Outfit 5: stars and stripes In my attempt to find things other than all black to wear out in public (like olive!), I’ve discovered an absolute love for patterns, particularly […]

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The Essentials: Preggo Version

Now that I am into the second trimester, I’ve been having a lot more fun with maternity fashion and to me that doesn’t always mean wearing “maternity” clothes. The one thing I am realizing, though, is that no matter what I’m wearing, being able to preserve my own style is key. It’s hard enough watching […]

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Paint the Town Red

As I type this, I literally have my mother’s voice in my ear, echoing the sentiment I have heard since childhood: everybody looks good in red.  So, admittedly, I’m biased on this topic, as I’ve been practically conditioned to believe this as an axiom.  But, here’s the thing about mothers: most of the time, they’re […]

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