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 […]

free people lace top

i feel like we went to chicago for joey bears dirty thirty. i feel like i wore this ages ago. maybe because it SNOWED in between now and then? anyways… i thought this was the perfect outfit for buzzing around chicago. i fell in love with this free people top at christmas time when it […]

swan song

i’m not normally one to purchase a skirt because i saw a blogger wear it. i like to find things on my own and develop my own style, find my own treasures. but when i saw Sarah Sherman Samuel from Smitten Studio wearing this skirt for her newborn pics… i clicked the link. and when […]


this is one of my last outfit shots from our florida vacation. boo. it’s not warm enough to go without tights here yet. boo. but please, take note of my pale white legs. lol. i don’t lay out and i don’t tan anymore. i’ve embraced and accepted my pale skin and prefer no wrinkles or […]

the return of the pantsuit

the pant suit that came with me to st. martin  has made an appearance in florida. i’m telling you for $12 this little suit is earning it’s keep! it folds down to barely anything in your suit case, hang it up for a day or two to get rid of wrinkles and you have a complete outfit! […]

easy breezy beachy free people dress

i am so happy to not be wearing leggings or tights. finally. my pasty white legs can finally feel the warmth of the sunshine on them and it feels friggin fantastic. although now i’m stuck with pasty white legs. but oh well i’m terrified of sun spots and wrinkles so spf 1,000,000 is what they […]

pink party dress

so as previously stated this past weekend i went to the j & h awards banquet in downtown grand rapids. i needed to wear something that was cute, fun but practical because i was partly responsible for planning the party and making sure things ran smoothly. so i needed something i could move around in […]

spring wardrobe lust list

it’s to the point in the year where i feel like i need a wardrobe overhaul.i feel like i’ve just been dumping layers on me in hopes of looking decent and keeping warm. i’m craving COLOR and PATTERNS. and anything other than sweaters right now. i am looking forward to this spring. if i continue […]

snow gear

  this past sunday we had the opportunity to go for a walk around the house. it was finally sunny and not snowing and actually pleasant out. i know i’ve talked about free people sweaters a million gagillion times but i still can’t get enough of them. i picked this snowflake sweater up after christmas […]

first grade shoes

i had these oxfords when i was little. i loved those oxford shoes. then some beyotch stole them. and i was super sad. 24 years later…. kate spade makes oxfords ALMOST as cool as the ones i had when i was little. almost. pair those bad boys with my favorite emerald j.crew cafe cropped pants […]

stevie nicks

  happy tuesday everyone! we are one step closer to friday. is it sad that i am already counting down? anyways…. last week i had the opportunity to go see fleetwood mac in concert. i have loved them for so long and honestly never thought that i would get a chance to see them together…live. […]

st. martin style

ever have that feeling when you are packing for vacation and nothing looks good to you at that moment. you have a hard time picturing what that little summery dress is going to look like out in the wild where it’s warm. oh and not to mention everything is just  a little…too….tight? that is when […]