Style, Travel, and Wellness

 

Create a Casual Chic Outfit with these 5 Tips

Many women have a very casual style these days, and there's nothing wrong with that. Since I've retired from teaching, you can find me wearing jeans and a casual top most days. However, I'm starting to build a capsule wardrobe (essential items that don't go out of...

The Most Flattering Sweater Dress

Hope you're having a great weekend so far, ladies! I'm currently in Scottsdale, and the weather couldn't be any better...for now! We're going to cool down quite a bit and get some rain later this week, so I'm enjoying it while I can. Like me, you're probably seeing...

Where Bloggers Live: Travel Guide to Scottsdale

Welcome to the second post in the 'Where Bloggers Live' series where a group of bloggers (linked below) show their homes, towns, states, and regions! Last month, I shared photos of Rocky Mountain National Park (an hour from my northern Colorado home) in all its fall...

Casual Neutrals and Slow-Fashion Accessories

"As we travel the world, we often become intrigued by creations influenced by the culture and traditions of different corners of the earth...to remind us of the diverse beauty that exists beyond our borders." ~Lesetta As someone who's been intrigued by different...

Easy and Delicious Avocado Toast Recipes

I used to think of avocado toast as strictly a summer breakfast or something to order when going out to brunch, but not any more! It's so simple, delicious, and healthy, and since I've been eating mostly vegan for several months now, I make it at least three times a...

Where Bloggers Live: Rocky Mountain National Park

Welcome to the monthly edition of Where Bloggers Live. It's kind of like HGTV's "Celebrities at Home," but...Bloggers! Who doesn't like to peek behind the scenes and see inside people's homes? Over the next few months, a group of seven bloggers will be sharing their...

10 Healthy Things I’m Doing This Autumn

Are you a goal setter? I am, and I tend to get 'em done when I write my goals down. Instead of doing a New Year's resolution list, I've been setting seasonal goals with an emphasis on my overall wellbeing, hence the "10 Healthy Things I'm Doing this Autumn." Because I...

Jumpsuit Styling Tips That Work for Everyone

A jumpsuit can be the ultimate statement outfit, don't you think? In my opinion, the right jumpsuit can look more sophisticated than a skirt or pants outfit and bolder than a dress. Today I'm sharing five jumpsuit styling tips that work for everyone because 1)...

4 Resort-Casual Outfit Ideas

"August is like the Sunday of summer." ~Anonymous I always savor the last days of summer as one clings to Sunday afternoons before the work week begins. Don't get me wrong, I love early autumn in Colorado with brisk mornings and the change of season visible all...

Two (Clearance) Dresses I Wore in Newport Beach

Hi friends...hope your week is off to a great start! Yesterday was my daughter's baby "sprinkle," Relax! It's not what you might be thinking! It's a light baby shower for a second baby. Have you heard the term before? I think it's too cute. She's having a baby girl...

Summer Neutral Outfit and a Standout Accessory

My go-to color palette is always neutral. It's easy on the eye, you can mix and match neutrals, and they're foundational pieces that don't have to be boring...especially when you add a special touch! Today I'm showing a casual, neutral outfit for summer with pieces...

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My Healthy, Summer Bucket List

Ahhh, sweet summer...my favorite season! I decided to create a summer bucket list. Not just a list filled with fun activities, although I do have some of those, but one that would benefit my overall wellbeing. I already live an active and healthy lifestyle, but I've...

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Rompers for Women Over 40 and 50

There are so many things to love about rompers: they're a one-and-done outfit, they're super flattering, you can dress them up or down, and they're comfortable for many activities. The problem I've had is that many rompers are so short and the styles look too juvenile...

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Wide-Leg Cropped Pants for Summer

Even though summer is officially three weeks away, we all know that Memorial Day is the unofficial start to the summer season. And, according to the old-school fashion rule, we can now wear white! I wear white year round, so it doesn't make one bit of difference to...

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Black Maxi Skirt Outfits for Summer

I've had this black maxi for several years, but I haven't worn it much. I think it must have migrated to the back of my closet! Does that ever happen to you? I pulled it out recently and decided to give it new life with these easy black maxi skirt outfits for summer....

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4 Ways to Style a White Blazer

White blazers are versatile, elegant, and timeless wardrobe staples that can be worn year round dressed up or down. White blazers are everywhere right now from fashion blogs and Instagram to magazines and on celebrities, and they’re easy to style for a casual wear, for work, or for a night out.

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Weekend Brunch Style

How often do you go out to brunch, ladies? For me, it's just a handful of times a year, and Mother's Day is one of those times. With Mother's Day just a week away, and being the most popular brunch day of the year, I wanted to share my weekend brunch style, inspire...

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The Sneakers I Never Travel Without

One thing we all agree on is that comfort is a must when traveling. I not only want to be comfortable when I travel, but I also want to look stylish, too! Clothing and shoe brands are making that much easier to achieve these days since comfort and style are what women...

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5 Reasons to Add a Jumpsuit to Your Wardrobe

Have you added a jumpsuit to your wardrobe yet? I've had my eye on them for a few years, but this is the first one I've purchased since the 1980s. I loved jumpsuits back then, and I love them now! My off-the-shoulder jumpsuit is from a local boutique, Acey Design. In...

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All Occasion Spring and Summer Dress

It’s that time of year! The arrival of spring brings Easter, Mother’s Day, bridal showers, graduations, weddings, and warm-weather patio dining. I'd wear this all-occasion spring and summer dress from Reformation brand at Nordstrom for any of these events. What first...

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