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Out with the Old

These photos are from months ago and I realized I never posted them. I still like this outfit though! I have been crazy busy! We shot this look at the very end of Fall when it was still warm out. Life gets busy and before you know it months have gone by. It seems like just two weeks ago it was hot outside and I was complaining about it.

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Dresses I Love

The Curated Life

  Do you ever feel like everything you see online is curated? I do. I feel as though every single Instagram account, website, product, brand, etc is curated. Not just curated, overly curated. It is as though we are all living in a snow globe where everything is perfect. Simply picture perfect. I’m included in this thought process as well. Everything I post and write about is curated. It happens both intentionally and unintentionally. Blogging requires organization. While organizing content I am intentionally creating the visuals for my blog. On the other hand, I am unintentionally creating a curated look…

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Sweater Weather

Sweater weather is amazing. That warm snuggly feeling of a great sweater. Ahhh, can’t beat it. I love a great sweater but I don’t typically like sweater dresses. I’ve always felt like my pear-shaped frame couldn’t pull the look off. What a silly assumption. I don’t want those thoughts in my mind or limiting my wardrobe for another minute. Think of all the sweater dresses I’ve missed out on. I can’t. I just can’t. All joking aside, I really want to just enjoy styling an outfit without going over in my head if my body is shaped for it. I’ve…

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Snow Day

Each winter I say things like “I hate snow”, “why is it so freaking cold outside?”, and “the air hurts my face”. Of course, I know Winter is supposed to be cold but it makes me feel better to be grumpy about the misery of being cold. Even though I complain, I love the first snow. I look forward to the first snow with child-like excitement. The first snow is just so pretty! I don’t know about you, but I love to stay young at heart. I don’t want to ever think I am too old to play in the…

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Emerald is My New Obsession