Friday, February 27, 2015

A second Skin

I got this dress as a Christmas gift from my brother and sis-in-law and to be quite honest, I was a little

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Kristan Wood

Of course I never blog about music, but I love music and I've been listening to a particular song every

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Baby turns 2

Parents are unable to keep time. Time just eludes us. I mean, wasn't it just yesterday that I had a

Tuesday, February 24, 2015


I found this Zara skirt at the Skip Fashion Exchange last year, and while I was unsure about it at the

Monday, February 23, 2015

Black Pencil Skirt - 7 Ways

When it comes to great basics, a black pencil skirt is high on my list. I love this elasticated one from

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Pink + Lime

I love a full skirt and this one is especially great because it's extra voluminous. I added a peplum top

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Short Cuts to Looking Good

Because I put up outfit posts almost daily, people often assume that I'm always put together and that

Monday, February 16, 2015

Personal Style

I spoke at a women's event on Valentine's Day. When considering what I would wear it came down to

Friday, February 13, 2015

Leopard + Stripes

These prints are already considered neutrals and can be paired with practically

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Around The House: 10 Ways to achieve Urban Style

My decor style is like my personal image - I incorporate trendy, ever changing elements into classic style. As a result, our home feels grown up but fresh and fun too. It's essential that your home reflects who you are because you have to live there!

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Choosing Joy

The past few weeks have been challenging. Somewhere in the middle of this, Husband said to me,

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Splatter + Dots

I love this skirt and I've worn it a few times before. This time I paired it with quirky heels from Legit,

Monday, February 9, 2015

Think Big

I hear people say not to expect the things you secretly desire, because it sets you up for disappointment.

Friday, February 6, 2015



Okay, this post is a little embarrassing. Well, at the time I actually thought it was a great idea to use

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Kryolan Lip Stain

I've been experimenting with a few liquid lipsticks, and picked this one up at Face It recently. It's a

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Aztec Print Dress

I adore this dress. I got it from my sister-in-law, who got it from her sister to give to whoever wants it

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Bookshelf Styling Tips

This bookshelf is one of the first things my dad made for our home. I saw a similar idea in a magazine a few years ago (a bookshelf around the mounted TV), and he made it practically identical. When we moved from our little townhouse, this bookshelf came right along with us. We had to re-size it to fit this wall, but we love it just the same. 

While I'm still playing around with bookshelf styling, here are a few tips that help me keep our bookshelf fun and chic.

Monday, February 2, 2015

Stay In Your Lane

How often do we compare ourselves to others? I'm either not thin enough, because, look at Jane! Or, I'm not that pretty. A big one, which often results in accusation against God (because he owes us) - look what they have! My house isn't big enough, I don't have all that money, or my job is not important enough. I'm faithful, I'm praying, but God's not hearing me!