Ruffle Top: J Crew is Now at Nordstrom

Ah Nordstrom.  The mecca of online department stores.  Where shipping and returns are always free, and if I need it today I can order it online and pick it up curbside (no, mama doesn’t have time to go inside!).  And ahh J Crew. The place that’s always somehow on trend and classic.  Well now, you … Continue Reading

Fall Transition Tee in Burgundy

This braided detail knit tank is a great casual Fall transition tee.  It’s sleeveless so it can still be worn in the August (and let’s be real… in Texas that means September too) heat, but the burgundy color will transition perfectly under that Fall military jacket. Check out the pretty detail on the back of the … Continue Reading

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale and Texas Tax Free Weekend

It’s the last days of the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale – it runs through Sunday and then prices on these great Fall items go back up!  Double Bonus?  It’s also TAX FREE weekend in Texas – so that means any clothing items under $100 don’t get charged tax!  I’m helping you take advantage of BOTH with my picks … Continue Reading

Nordstrom Sale Burgundy Picks

In Texas, it’s an annual tradition to crave all things Fall when it’s 100 degrees outside in August.  Moms everywhere start dreaming of chunky sweaters, football season and pumpkin spice lattes, not to mention school and schedules!  And the color that best sums up Fall is burgundy!  So I’m giving the people what they want … Continue Reading

Chicwish Flamingo Skirt

I’ve blogged about Chicwish before, and I’m at it again with another fun skirt!  Chicwish has lots of FUN skirts to add some punch to an outfit.  And this Chicwish Flamingo Skirt screams FUN! My basic white top is old, but I linked to another one that’s on sale!  Still loving these neutral sandals, which are … Continue Reading

Peplum Print Top – A Great Transition Piece

A peplum print top is a great transition piece from work to casual.  I found this floral peplum print top at Ann Taylor, and it is currently almost 70% off original price and still available in all sizes!  Per the reviews, sizing ran a little large, so I ended up with a XS petite after … Continue Reading

Nordstrom Anniversary Public Sale

Good news!  Most everything I featured as part of the early access sale in still in stock!  Better news… the Nordstrom Anniversary Public Sale has even more! First, check out my picks from the early access sale that are still available.  Just click on the items you are interested in.  In the pictures below I … Continue Reading

Little White Dress with The Gal Next Door

Before I talk about my little white dress, let me tell you something about fashion blogging.  There is a very supportive community of women who encourage each other and work together that do this.  I had no idea that would be a big part of blogging when I started. New friends at RewardStyle (where my husband … Continue Reading

Summer in Lilly – Casual Style

Wore this casual look to a gender reveal party last week!  (In case you were wondering IT’S A BOY – aka my color choice was on point!)  I’m embracing Summer in Lilly (check out the hashtag #summerinlilly on Instagram) with this gorgeous tunic top.  It’s lightweight and the bright colors really pop.  I ordered a small … Continue Reading

Red Tunic from Nordstrom Sale

I wore this Red Tunic from the Nordstrom Sale while we were in San Diego this weekend.  The tunic is on sale for $39.90 as part of the Anniversary Sale.  The price will go back up to $59 after the sale.  It drapes really well and comes in LOTS of different colors – 11 to … Continue Reading