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Stylish Shorts Outfit for Summer

Since decluttering my closet again this spring, I'm filling in gaps where things are missing. One item I wanted to add was a pair of shorts I could wear dressed up or down. I recently found these high-waisted, patch pocket shorts on Anthropologie, and I love them!...

Linen and Leopard Spring Outfit

This is the year I started shopping smarter and building a sustainable wardrobe focused on timeless pieces and quality basics like the ones in my linen and leopard spring outfit. Here in Arizona, it's already around 100 degrees during the day...definitely time to...

15 Questions to Ask When Decluttering Your Closet

We wear 20% of our clothes 80% of the time. It makes perfect sense that everyone is getting spring cleaning and home projects knocked out now. I've been in Scottsdale for several weeks, but before I drove down here, I cleaned out my Colorado closet for the fourth time...

How to Elevate a Graphic Tee

I live in graphic tees and joggers at home (see this post), but when the shelter-in-place order lifts, you better believe I'll be styling them up to go out! So today, I'm showing how to elevate a graphic tee because a) we all have at least one, and b) God willing, we...

Pretty Spring Looks

I've started and stopped several blog posts in the last couple of weeks because, like all of us, I'm trying to figure out this new normal. What's important? What's not? Does my blogging even matter right now? I decided to go ahead with it because everything I've read...

Recreate New Outfits From What’s in Your Closet

This is my year of shopping smarter, and one of the ways I'm doing that is by shopping my closet first. By taking pieces I already own and searching that item on Pinterest and Instagram, I'm discovering fun fashion inspiration. Not only is it fun, it's also a great...

The Perfect Three-Season Dress

When I find an outfit item that works without fail, I don't hesitate buying it in multiples! That's what I've done with this ruched body-con tank dress from Nordstrom. I own it in three colors, and I just ordered my fourth one in black because it's currently on sale...

Styling Jogger Pants Up and Down

I've always been a jeans girl, but these jogger pants I purchased last year won me over! They're so comfortable, I bought them in two colors, and I wear them all the time. I really do! They're also a versatile wardrobe piece, so today's post is about how I style my...

How I’m Shopping Smarter in 2020

I've always been a minimalist at heart. Clean lines, uncluttered areas, white spaces, and neutral or monochromatic color palettes bring me a sense of peace and calm. But until a few weeks ago, you wouldn't have known it looking in my closet. It was packed with a...

Styling White Pants in Winter

I've been a fan of white pants and jeans for years. So much so that I have a variety of them with different fabrics, lengths, and fits that are in frequent rotation throughout all four seasons. Last fall, I found these lightweight, ivory-colored, wool pants from Ralph...

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...