Motherhood · Style

Cute and comfortable shoes for babies and toddlers

My general shopping philosophy is to save where I can, but splurge when the quality of an item is better at a higher price point.  When it comes to kids clothes, there are plenty of stylish and affordable options to choose from.  With shoes though, I find that you typically get what you pay for.  Since the cost-per-wear ratio… Continue reading Cute and comfortable shoes for babies and toddlers

Life · Style

Stock up now for clothes for next year’s holiday parties and family photos

February is just about the best time to buy winter clothes.  The selection is still fairly good and most winter/holiday clothes and accessories are heavily discounted by this point.  I was just shopping online at Janie and Jack, one of my favorite baby and children’s retailers, and found some steals for my boys.  I obviously… Continue reading Stock up now for clothes for next year’s holiday parties and family photos

Life · Style

Worthy splurges that enhance a basic wardrobe

I am a frugal person at heart and that mostly came from my upbringing.  Growing up, my sister and I would find delight in sorting through hand me down clothes from family friends.  One year, my mom bought five pairs of the same tennis shoes from Payless for me because they were on sale for… Continue reading Worthy splurges that enhance a basic wardrobe

Career · Style

Career mom’s guide to dressing stylishly for work

It is definitely a challenge for me to get ready in the morning while trying to get the kids ready at the same time.  Because my husband has to leave for work an hour earlier than I do, I end up being the parent in charge of changing, dressing, and feeding the kids.   If… Continue reading Career mom’s guide to dressing stylishly for work

Life · Style

What to wear for holiday festivities and family pictures

It’s that time of the year where there are lots of holiday parties and events to go to.  Many families opt to take their annual family pictures around this time.  The question is, what will you and your family wear?  You want to look stylish and cohesive as a family, but in an effortless way… Continue reading What to wear for holiday festivities and family pictures