opening a store

so in case you have missed it i am once again opening a store. something i never thought i would do again and something i always thought i would do again. you know what i mean? this go round is with two extremely talented women (liz and lisa) and my best friend vendors in the […]

vacation style

everyone has that dress. that vacation style dress they bought just in case they needed it for an event they were not sure was even happening yet. you know what I’m talking about. stockpile going out dresses. this dress: free people old similar here those shoes: tory burch old similar here I bought this free […]

the perfect jumpsuit

i have found her. the perfect jumpsuit. remember when i told you about the amazing jumpsuit my friend erica picked out for me?  i have tried on countless countless COUNTLESS jumpsuits. they either made me look like a stumpy little barrel or were way too long in the torso or worse….way toooooo short in the torso. […]

comfort and joy holiday shape wear

you guys… christmas eve is TOMORROW! guess who still has to wrap all their presents… this girl right here! i’m so ashamed! but i guess it kind of fits in with the rest of how i have managed the holidays this year. hey! i’m a busy gal! and i’m starting to realize i just can’t […]

tunic time

this outfit boots: mtng becca booties tunic: free people (on sale) leggings: old navy! i have come to the realization that i really only shop a few stores/brands for my clothing. jbandme kate spade free people j.crew yes. i’m boring and extremely limited but i like what i like. and i know i’ve said this […]

crazy about the cape

outfit on abby cape: bishop and young (on sale!) jeans: Citizens of Humanity emerson  boots: MTNG becca boot top: madewell old similar here  this was officially my first purchase for the fall season of 2015. i tried it on at craze in pentwater michigan and i HAD to have it. it’s by a new (to […]

lounging in anthropologie

omg you guys you ever get that feeling when you leave a meeting and you are SO refreshed and jazzed about the upcoming future that you just can’t stand it?! that is how i felt when i left the tuesdays together meeting last week hosted by the rising tide society at the cheney place in […]

free people emma dress

dress: Free People Emma Dress booties: MTNG becca bootie remember when i was part of the farmgirl flea? remember when i shopped during any possible break i got? remember when i bought a dress at the show? ok but in my defense this was NOT your grandmas flea market. we had jb and me there. […]

the perfect poncho

ok so believe it or not.. i’m a bargain shopper. i know is it a bargain if you buy a lot of bargains? i dunno. but it’s really really really hard for me to pay full price for stuff. so when i do the item has to be extremely special. i think it’s because i […]

fall lust list

i know i just had a garage sale and i said shopping looks terrible. i lied. well i didn’t because for the first 24 hours after my sale it did sound terrible. BUT i did get rid of a ton of things. like i went from having 3 closests full to a small closet with […]

barely there

i might be almost thirty (yikes) did i really just admit that? but…but i still think that if it’s over 90 degrees and humid you have an excuse to run around (tastefully) half naked. is there such a thing as tastefully half naked? i think so. here is the definition of tastefully half naked. 1. […]

dandelion garden dress

right now in our field and gardens it looks like we are growing dandelions on purpose. right now they are pretty because there are so many but soon it will be time to till up everything and put in our pumpkin patch. this past weekend the breeze was warm and the skies were gray and […]