Toy Fashion: Lion Guard Training Lair

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This post has an affiliate link. If you follow my blog, you know I love toys and I love fashion. So, why not combine them together in my Toy Fashion posts! The latest is inspired by The Lion Guard. One of the newest toys on the market that is hot for the holiday season is […]

Fall Trends 2016: Four Outfits to Wear

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Fall is upon us and it is time to look at the fall fashion trends for 2016. To make it more interesting, I challenged myself to pair the most popular fall 2016 fashion trends with one pair of shoes: the new KED Metallic slip on sneakers. Some of the most popular (and wearable) fall fashions […]

The Perfect Pouch For Your Purse

I am always looking for adorable little pouches and bags to stash my handbag must-haves and travel go-tos. While I adore Louis Vuitton cosmetic bags, and my Prada pouch, I found some trendy pouches that are perfect for adults, as they are for kids. Yes, technically they are for kids (and for kid snacks actually), […]

Star Wars The Force Awakens Inspired Outfits

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Are you excited about Star Wars The Force Awakens movie? The United States premiere just took place and celebrities lined the red carpet in Star Wars costumes. However, I’m not one to dress up in a costume, but I am a mega fan, so what is a girl to do? So I came up with […]

EarZings Review

Last February I discovered these adorable faux earrings called EarZings. They are pierce-free and designed by a Mom. She wanted to satisfy her daughter who wanted her ears pierced, but as a Mom, she wasn’t ready to let her daughter do so. After some tinkering, this forward-thinking Mom created Earzings. The EarZings are different from […]

STEM Toys: Project MC2 Dolls

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There is a new line of dolls that are inspired by the Netflix series Project MC2, which follows four girls that are undercover spies using science and math to solve their challenges. The premise is to show that girls can be interested in those careers and subjects. This line of math and science-loving dolls comes […]

Beads to Briefs: Fab Finds

I had the privilege of going to Getting Gorgeous in New York this month. Yes, the privilege of receiving an invitation, the privilege of being with some of the most fashion minded bloggers in the biz, and the privilege of sneaking away from my pre-Blogger Bash preparations! Despite my schedule, how can one pass up […]

#DisneySMMC & American Tourister

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With only days out from the 2015 Disney Social Media Moms Conference #DisneySMMC, I received a wonderful surprise on my doorstep. A lovely, purple, ilite Xtreme suitcase by American Tourister. This suitcase has a fully lined interior with large packing area that expands for added packing capacity, and two large front panel pockets for even […]

DisneySMMC Disney Junior Outfit Ideas

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The Disney Social Media Moms Celebration (DisneySMMC) is less than a month away and, like my fellow attendees, I’m honored to be selected and excited to go. As a result, I love putting together posts relating to the conference and last year, I put together some quirky Disney themed outfits that were fun for the […]

How to Style a Unitard Even If You’re Not a Dancer

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I dropped out of ballet when I was six, and I have not worn a leotard or unitard since. However, I’ve recently started wearing a unitard. Have I taken up ballet late in life? Nope. But here is why you should wear a unitard even if you are not a dancer and some ideas on […]

How To Clean Out Your Clothes Closet

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One morning last week, I stood in my closet realizing I have way too many clothes, of which many I never wear. As a kick off to the New Year, “I would attempt to purge!”, I declared with vigor!! But I lasted about 10 minutes. {If that.} Lesson learned; it is important to go into […]

Golden Globes Hairstyles: Ellie Kemper

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I loved all of the Golden Globes Hairstyles – especially Ellie Kemper’s romantic bun. It was beautiful without looking too polished. I thought it might be a great look for us busy Moms. So celebrity hairstylist, Richard Collins, who did Ellie Kemper’s look, gave me a step by step on how to achieve it! Step […]

Must Have Wardrobe Essential Pieces

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As you kick off the holiday season, kick off a new, functional wardrobe too. As Moms, there are not many pieces we need on a daily basis (unless you are a working Mom.) Otherwise, life at home is simple….well, in terms of wardrobe needs anyway! Clean out your closet and either donate or consign pieces […]

Twinkle Toes

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If you need shoes to rival the sparkle of the Times Square New Year’s ball, then these five pairs of bling may do the trick. You can find each of these Holiday Shoes on Shoebuy.com. (Don’t forget to use “stylecomfort2014″ for a 20% discount!) Green Elves Have some serious fun with these fabulous Bordello Teeze […]

Go Wild: New Balance Sneakers for Kids

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I am the first to totally admit that I am a big shoe snob. Not just as it relates to me, but as it relates to my kids as well. {Keeping it real, people.} I want my kids to have shoes that look good with a majority of their clothes, enable them to be active […]

How to Pick Glasses that Suit You

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Your style is an extension of your personality, and your glasses can help accentuate this, but finding a frame that fits your face shape and showcases your individual style isn’t the easiest task. I should know. I wore glasses for 20 years (until I had laser vision correction!) There are a few points to consider […]

Toes to Bows: FlipOut Sandals

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If you love to accessorize, why not accessorize your shoes? I mean, really, do your jeans and shirts have to have all the fun? I received a complimentary pair of FlipOut Sandals to wear to an upcoming trip to a Beaches Resort. As it is currently pouring rain outside, I’m [desperately] estactic about some fun […]

Shoe Trends for Fall 2014

Now that the weather is going from hot to cool, you’re probably wondering what shoes to wear to be hot and cool at the same time. The big shoe trends for Fall 2014 and Winter 2015 are simple and fun. Luckily for us Moms, comfort is key and we don’t have to sacrifice style to […]

Jockey Skimmies Shorts: The Slip Alternative

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Jockey® sent me a pair of Skimmies® slipshorts to try. It is an alternative to a traditional slip. While slips may seem something that you wore in the eighties during Easter, or something that your Mom still wears, it should be something more women wear on a daily basis today. So you don’t have this […]

Disney Magic Bands Accessories

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After traveling to Disney this month, I learned more about how to use the Disney Magic Bands, which you can see from my post here. I also discovered some fun accessories you can buy to make your Magic Band Magical with Disney Magic Bands Accessories! There are three kinds: Sliders, Bandits and Covers. The Bandits […]

Coobie Bra Review

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You know those moments when you get so excited about something, you can only say un-imaginative words like amazing, awesome, fabulous, and it feels like you are not doing it justice. I feel that way about my new lingerie from Coobie. These Coobie bras are hand down, boobies up, the best bras I have come […]

Five Jeans to Have in Your Closet Right Now

Jean Trends 2014 Jeans are the staple of everyone’s wardrobe. Whether pair with heels or flats, a blazer or a sweater, a t-shirt or a vest, they go with everything and go everywhere. But if you are looking to add to your skinny jean/straight leg jean collection, here are some new jean trends in 2014 […]

Spring 2014 Fashion Trends

Wondering what to shop for, buy for, and wear for spring 2014? After scouring style blogs, fashion forward retailers and, of course, celeb watching, here are my Spring 2014 Fashion Trends top six picks. {Click the images to be taken to the affiliated product website.} 1. Draw String Bucket Bags: A fun and carefree handbag […]

Spring 2014 Color Trends

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With white out conditions outside my window as I type, I am already thinking ahead to spring and what key pieces I want to add to my closet for the season. This season, colors are really taking hold, and, if I’d be so bold, even more so than structure or texture trends normally do. Here […]

Pointed Toe Flats Trend

The Pointed Toe Flats trend is the big shoe trend for spring and summer 2014. Yet, whether it is high heels or flats, the pointier the toe, the better for all heel heights. I especially love the pointy toe look blended with the D’Orsay style. (You pronounce D’Orsay “door-say”). So if you can find a […]

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