Easy Spring Fashion Tips

. Guest Post by Jenna Maroney At long last, we’re (hopefully!) coming up on the finish line of one of the worst winters in recent U.S. history, and I don’t know about you, but I am more than ready to shove aside my winter coat and scarves to make room for my boxes of spring and summer clothes. To … [Read more...]

Lee Jeans and Moss Mills Clutch

Fashionista Event

. Today over 100 bloggers are kicking off the 2014 Spring Fashionista Giveaway Event hosted by Still Blonde After All These Years  and ModlyChic. It's all Fashion! Only FASHION! And is the Largest Fashion Giveaway event on the internet with $26,000+ in prizes, a grand prize valued at $1,200 (see … [Read more...]

Dress & Bow of the Month Clubs Lillybelle’s Closet, SassyBug

Example of Dress & Bow of the Month Clubs for February 2014

. Giveaway is now CLOSED, but please check out Lillybelle's Closet and SassyBug Boutique below for beautiful girls fashion and accessories. Today over 100 bloggers are kicking off the 2014 Spring Fashionista Giveaway Event hosted by Still Blonde After All These Years  and ModlyChic. Its all … [Read more...]

Thrifted: Charity Formal {Thrifting Tips}

#fashion #style

- Last week, John and I attended a charity event called Child's Play. Its a organization, celebrating its 10-year anniversary, created by the games industry to provide toys, book and video game consoles and games to kids at Children's Hospitals worldwide. They've raised millions of dollars over … [Read more...]

Little Girl & Doll Style: America Girl Twinkle Party Dress

Twinkle Party Dress Feature

. We never pushed it on her, but my little angel Ellie loves to be a princess. Its funny because growing up with an older brother she's been exposed to typically "boy" things all of the time, and she loves those too. I mean she was a Power Ranger for Halloween. We try to instill that there's … [Read more...]

What to Wear: Family Photos


- We had our family holiday photos taken over the weekend by the awesome Julie Khoury Photography. I always have fun coming up with our outfits for our photo shoot, which has become a yearly tradition before the holidays. I know we'll look back and appreciate having them, especially since most of … [Read more...]

40th Birthday Style


  Last night was my 40th Birthday Party! Oh my I'm 40 today. So here's a fun little post about my birthday fashion. I debated wearing a dress. After all its was a milestone event, but the get-together was at a casual bar, The Collective on Tap in Woodinville, WA and owned by my friend Kat. … [Read more...]

Everpurse Review & Coupon/Discount

Everpurse Holiday Feature

. Deck the halls my friends! This year's must have crossover tech and fashion accessory--also known as wearable tech--is the Everpurse. The clutch purse that charges your smartphone. Yep, you read that correctly. A chic and stylish handbag that keeps your phone charged on the go with an … [Read more...]

Inspired by Halloween

inspired by halloween

. I absolutely LOVE Halloween. Its by far my favorite holiday. I've always been the chick at the office or the mom at the school Halloween party dressed in full-on costume. I actually really enjoy dressing up for anything, from costume parties to formal events. The chance to be something other … [Read more...]

Must Have: Purse that Charges your Phone

Everpurse Feature

. You may have seen my preliminary review of Everpurse, the purse that charges your smartphone, back in June when the company so generously sent me a prototype on loan for my Out of the Darkness Overnight Walk. We backed their Kickstarter last year and its no secret I had been anxiously awaiting my … [Read more...]

Stella & Dot Sale to Benefit Suicide Prevention

fundraiser for SP

Today, I am kicking off an online Stella & Dot Fundraiser to support my Seattle Out of the Darkness Walk for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Thank you to Stella & Dot Stylist Laurie for offering to donate 50% of her commissions directly to my walk fundraising page. To visit … [Read more...]

Rock What You’ve Got

Everyday wear

. GUEST POST By: Morgann of Glitter in the Grey I'd like to welcome Morgann, a fellow Pacific Northwesterner and style blogger. I started following her earlier this year and asked her to guest post because I love getting her posts in my inbox, and thought you would too. Her style is fun but very … [Read more...]

Owning Our Beauty: BlogHer ’13 Fashion Show


  Being a part of the BlogHer '13 Fashion Show last Saturday was truly a "life list" kind of event. Its not something I ever expected to be a part of, and I can't even begin to tell you how fun and empowering it was to step WAY out of my comfort zone with a group of truly exceptional women … [Read more...]

Risk and Reward


I'm in Chicago today for the very last day of BlogHer conference. Its been such an incredible experience so far on so many levels, but one of the biggest lessons I'm learning is that without risk, we'll never reap the rewards. I didn't originally plan to come this year, but my friend Kerri … [Read more...]

What to Wear: Cruise Formal Night


The two biggest things to consider when packing for a cruise: where you're cruis­ing (trop­ical or arctic) and on what ship you're sail­ing. As for me, last week my friends and I did 3-nights, 2-1/2 days to the Bahamas on Royal Caribbean. Most cruise lines including Royal Caribbean have at least … [Read more...]

On the Move for Style.


I've found something that's been a fun distraction for my mental health. I've been writing for a couple of brand blogs totally focused on shoes, handbags and fashion. I've been loving it. Not thinking at all about the heavy stuff and just playing. I really do love blogging about my passion for … [Read more...]

Takeaways: Disney Social Media Moms Seattle


Last week I was invited to attend the Disney Social Media Moms Disney on the Road mini conference in Greater Seattle. Each year Disney hosts a group of social media-minded moms and dads at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida for the Disney Social Media Moms Conference. This year, they decided to … [Read more...]