Maternity Style

3rd Trimester Maternity Style Recap

Looking back through all these pictures makes me realize how much I miss being pregnant. I don’t take lightly the gift of being pregnant, and I learned to appreciate and respect it the older I got and the more women, family and friends I came to know who dealt with infertility and loss. This realization […]

2nd Trimester Style Recap

It’s been almost one year ago that I announced my pregnancy with Hayden with the above picture, over on my other site.  This site hadn’t even launched yet!  Wow, a lot has happened in the last year.  I’ve been meaning to pull together a style recap by trimester and go over the items that I […]

The Best Skinny Jeans For Real Women

I’m currently about 20 pounds over my pre-pregnancy weight, which at 12 weeks postpartum I’m okay with.  What I’m not okay with however, is a) not having any button-up pants that fit, specifically jeans; and b) spending a fortune on a pair of jeans that fit me now, but will, fingers-crossed, not fit me in […]

Daily Style – My New Best Friend

Dress – c/o Isabella Oliver; Sandals – Sam Edelman; Bag – Marc by Marc Jacobs; Necklace – Vera Wang for Kohls Friends, meet my new best friend, this striped dress.  Striped dress, meet my friends.  This dress is utter perfection, and I’m already thinking of ways I can wear it after the baby comes.  I […]

Daily Style – Summer Days

Our last days of summer have arrived. I’m set to wake the kids in just a few minutes for the first day of school and I’m a combination of mixed feelings about my littlest one starting Kindergarten.  In the last week I haven’t been doing a lot of “getting dressed” other than in shorts and […]

Daily Style – Black & White

Bolero – St. John; Maternity Tank & Jeans – H&M USA; Necklace – DIY by me The feet have officially swelled to epic proportions, just as I had predicted.  Style shoots are going to be a bit precarious now for the next few weeks, if they even continue to happen.  We went out to dinner […]

Big Belly Project

Hello everyone!  I’m back from our 5 day trip up to the mountains, where I did everything from fishing, to hiking to getting the best massage of my life.  I’m tired but ready to unpack and get back into the swing of things, which includes blogging!  I’ve missed it the past 2 weeks and am […]

Daily Style – Moving On

Shirt – Old Navy; Jeans – Gap; Shoes – Dolce Vita – Purse – Marc by Marc Jacobs; Pins – BanDo; Earrings & Ring – Kate Spade I bought my first non maternity item for after the baby is born yesterday from J.Crew’s crazy good sale.  I saw it, a floral pencil skirt, and I […]

Daily Style – Think Cool

Skirt & Tank – Old Navy; Sandals – Red Valentino; Bag – Reed Krakoff; Necklace – DIY by me; Watch – Michael Kors; Ring and Bangle – Kate Spade There’s a man that sells these amazing African beads at the flea market each month and while I’ve admired them for months, I didn’t really have […]

Daily Style – Maternity Shoot Part 2

Besides the sparkly dress I showed you all on Wednesday, I also took photos in my favorite dress purchase of the year, this tie dye number from Forever 21. As an after thought, I decided to pack a really casual outfit to change into as well and while I love these shots too, these remind […]