Say “Goodbye” To Bugs With Insect Shield Clothing

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We moved out of city and out into the boondocks back woods of New Hampshire almost 5 years ago. So hard to believe it’s been that long! It took a little bit of adjusting to get used to the fact that a grocery store was now a 35 minute drive from our house rather than […]

Singing in the Rain: A Storied History of the Timeless Trench Coat

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The one thing that cold weather does is present the opportunity to explore your coat collection. When considering fashion, some people fail to consider the outer garments, or at the very least, fail to give outer garments an appropriate amount of attention. Coats come in all types of styles and colors – allowing you to […]

How To Wear The Bomber Vest

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I love wearing vests in the Fall before it gets too cold to go without sleeves. My favorite is the bomber vest. You can bomber vests in almost every store this year. The prices range from around $20 up to $2,000 if you want to get real fancy! There is a huge difference in styles […]

FOUND: Best Sweatshirt on The Planet

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I recently learned about the brand American Giant and I just had to share with you ladies! They have designed and produced the best sweatshirt on the planet. No joke. American Giant is a San Francisco based apparel company that has taken the apparel world by storm through their strong commitment to making the absolute […]

Bundle Up For Winter with Lands’ End

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We received a pair of black Lands’ End Squall Snow Pants in the bib-overall style to review. We didn’t have any snow here for the last month, but it finally decided to look like winter today! Lands’ End quality snow pants are guaranteed to keep kids dry and warm all winter long. Not only are […]

Day 1 of 12 Days of Style – BB Dakota Coat


Christmas is almost here and yet I don’t quite feel like I’m in the “holiday spirit” yet. I’ve been playing Christmas music, baking cookies, anything to get me out of this slump. It’s not working. So I’m going to try something desperate here… 12 Days of Style! For the next 12 days I’m going to […]

Foul Weather Fashion Conundrum

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Taking a break from frantic holiday shopping I find myself in yet another fashion conundrum.  Exhibit A:  Hunter Wellies.  The ultimate in practical, sloppy weather footwer, and available in a rainbow of colors to suit your climate or your mood or your outerwear. Exhibit B:  Hunter’s Gabby Lace-Up High Heel Boots.  The not so practical […]

Fingerless Gloves for Frosty Mornings

Cashmere fingerless gloves from Garnet Hill, $38.00

Late fall can be a tricky time to get dressed, what with snow showers before Halloween in some parts, followed by balmy sunny days with temps in the 60s.  When I drove my kids to school today, it was 35 degrees with ice on the windhshield…now it’s in the upper 50s, and with the sun […]

Would You Wear These Boots?


Like the white iPhone, I thought these leopard print Uggs were urban legend.  And they may be, as a comprehensive internet search had yet to find them.  The closest I can come is the kinda fugly Jimmy Choo version (sorry, Jimmy…)But then I came across this advertising image and I caught my breath.  The actual […]

Deal Of The Day: Faux-Leather Jacket

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The sporty Excelled Ruched Faux-Leather Jacket from Kohls is on sale now for over 50% off! This neat jacket has a ruched design that gives you a unique look that’s sure to turn heads. Great over any tee or sweater, this women’s jacket will complement your wardrobe for Fall and Winter. Was $160.00 NOW ONLY […]