Stitch Fix Unboxing: Transitioning to spring

For Stitch Fix #4, my stylist sent me cute tops and jackets that are perfect for transitioning into spring. Here's what I got and what I kept...

While the groundhog threatened us with six more weeks of winter, spring is most definitely in the air. To celebrate, I asked Stitch Fix to send me tops and jackets for transitioning to spring… How Stitch Fix Works  Fill out a style profile and share your likes and dislikes with your stylist. I recommend putting together […]

Continue Reading

Weekend Mood

What’s your favorite thing to wear on the weekend? This blog uses affiliate and referral links. Clicking a link costs you nothing, but the small commission from your click/purchase helps support this blog. Thank you!

Continue Reading

What’s saving my life right now

What's saving my life right now...

Stepping away from my blog to deal with real life issues has made me more grateful for the time I get to spend with my online circle of friends. I’m thankful for a space where we can talk about happy, pretty, sweet things like red velvet cookies and pom pom hats. These days, Modern Mrs. […]

Continue Reading

Life Lately: OMG it’s February Edition

Life lately... here's a look at what I'm reading, watching, and making.

Re-reading: I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith. This delightful comfort read is a coming of age story set in a rundown English castle. It has one of my favorite opening sentences ever, “I write this sitting in the kitchen sink.” Doesn’t it make you want to know more? Watching: So much TV. There was […]

Continue Reading

Sweet Progress Winter Galentine’s Box Swap

Treat yourself to some happy mail this winter and connect with a new friend through the Sweet Progress Winter Galentine's Box Swap! #SPBoxSwap

The Sweet Progress Box Swap is back, and it’s here to help you get through the winter! The creative Dean (aka Mrs. AOK) and I have teamed up to bring you another fun filled swap. Grab your favorite winter goodies and get ready to share them with a new friend! How to Participate: ♥ Fill out […]

Continue Reading

Do you need a reading wintervention?

From women's fiction to business management, the BookSparks Winter Reading Challenge is here to give your reading a wintervention.

The weather outside is frightful, and your reading pile is no longer delightful. While the world is covered in snow, snuggle up inside and give a new book a go. The BookSparks Winter Reading Challenge is here to give your reading a wintervention. Through the end of March, BookSparks will be featuring a variety of […]

Continue Reading

I go back to black

As much as I love bright colors, I go back to black. It makes even basic pieces look edgy while making trendy pieces look chic.

JavaScript is currently disabled in this browser. Reactivate it to view this content. There’s something so easy about wearing the color black. As much as I love bright colors, I go back to black. It makes even basic pieces look edgy while making trendy pieces look chic. A closet full of black would not be […]

Continue Reading

I love it when a company makes things right

While a fashion grab bag is always going to be a style risk, customer service shouldn't be. I love it when a company makes things right.

Last week I posted my thoughts on my Golden Tote Surprise Grab Bag. I was disappointed that one of the pieces I received had the brand clipped off the tag, leaving me with the feeling that the dress was supposed to be tossed and not sold. Happily, Golden Tote’s customer service is awesome. I wrote […]

Continue Reading