When the going gets tough, the tough add lipgloss & look to Iris Apfel + All Things Green

Sometimes we get discouraged on projects.  Sometimes it’s our jobs and sometimes it’s just life in general.   Anytime I get frustrated at things that are out of my control, I think of all those awesome ladies in the world who kept working until they achieved their goals.  One of my favorites is Iris Apfel.… Continue reading When the going gets tough, the tough add lipgloss & look to Iris Apfel + All Things Green

All Things Green

All Things Green by stern-susan featuring Kendra Scott J Crew scalloped hem dressfactory.jcrew.com J Crew clothingfactory.jcrew.com J.Crew sandalsjcrew.com Kate Spade green pursenordstrom.com Kate Spade jeweled statement necklace$205 – nordstrom.com Kendra Scott earringsnordstrom.com J.Crew Girls’ Frankie shortjcrew.com Tory Burch ‘Robinson’ Zip Coin Casenordstrom.com

You’re Doing Better Than You Think Ad + All Things Yellow

Yesterday I watched the new Minute Maid Ad, “You’re doing better than you think.”  (Link below for those who haven’t yet seen it.)  The video asks parents to share if they think they are doing a good job.  Every parent points out things that worry them.  When children are finally asked if they think parents… Continue reading You’re Doing Better Than You Think Ad + All Things Yellow

The Lost Art of Thank You Notes + All things Pink

Recently, I was given a thank you note for a gift.  The envelope had my name printed on the outside and the inside note was two sentences: Thank you for the gift.  It will be useful. I couldn’t believe my eyes.  I bought and wrapped a nice gift that I thought the recipient would like… Continue reading The Lost Art of Thank You Notes + All things Pink

Trying to find Balance + Mad Men Inspired Dresses

Last week, I looked at my husband and said, “let’s schedule some relaxing family time on the calendar.” He looked at me like I had a third eye and then asked if we really needed to “schedule” it. Sadly, I felt we did. How did our schedule get so packed? Between birthday parties, play dates,… Continue reading Trying to find Balance + Mad Men Inspired Dresses

HAPPY Weekend+ Can’t Miss Sales Round up

It’s a gorgeous day to sit by the pool and relax outside!  Or in my case, play on the playground and hope I get a slight tan….. For those moments when you need to cool off, here’s a few weekend shopping deals!  Summer is coming….hooray! J Crew is having a 30% off sale in stores and… Continue reading HAPPY Weekend+ Can’t Miss Sales Round up

The Art of Patience + Chic Umbrellas for Spring Rains

I did not discover the art of patience until I hit adulthood.  And I admit I have trouble with patience on a daily basis.  I always have places to go, things to do and people to meet.  Apparently, so does everyone else.  We all end up in such a hurry. My impatience gets the best… Continue reading The Art of Patience + Chic Umbrellas for Spring Rains