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All Weather:

‘Tis the season for all kinds of weather to be thrown at us.  I have a few key outdoor apparel items and accessories that I’m always armed with to help me ride it out.  Or in this case, take me from work meeting to lunch to carpool. 1.) I love a good baseball hat.  It’s the perfect excuse for a bad hair day or the …

Skinny Cocktails:

My cocktail of choice usually involves tequila.  I’m partial to the flavor and I love mixing it to create a complex taste. Casamigos is my top pick of blending tequila as of late.  I recently experimented with some light cocktails that have all the flavor, minus the calories.  The winner that I couldn’t get enough of replaced agave nectar (as seen in the recipe below) with …

Reality:

I’ll start off by saying that I didn’t think I would be so affected by this election.  What I mean is that I thought we would have had two perfectly qualified candidates to choose between, not “the lesser of two evils”.  I’ve spent months dedicating my dinner hour to watching CNN.  And I most certainly didn’t think that I’d wake up this morning in mourning, …

Cozy Factor:

On the weekends I’m all about comfort, without defining that as wearing sweats.  I’m usually running around or lounging around, either way, it’s important that I’m in easy-to-wear clothing (that usually tend to be a compilation of neutrals).  I had a cozy weekend this past one; shearling-jacket wearing days x marshmallow roasting nights.  Just the way I like it. Shearling Jacket: Mother/ T-shirt: Monrow/ Cargo Pants: J.Crew/ …

Black & Blue:

When it comes to black and navy, I don’t consider them colors to be worn separately.  Instead, one of my favorite color combos is the two of them together.  I love adding in touches of warm gold versus silver to complete the look.  And let’s not forget texture.  Lots of different textures adds dimension and really makes a look come to life.  Fur, sequins, croc embossed …