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Make your own shorts by cutting off a pair of jeans. Pair with a light 3/4 length off the shoulder top and summer scarf and you have yourself the perfect summer sunset attire

Simple Summer Style for Mom: From camping to brunch you can’t go wrong with these seasonal looks

Summer is upon us which means afternoon BBQ’s, camping, and poolside lounging – a full social calendar for you and your family. With the changing temperatures comes an opportunity for your wardrobe to evolve from the might-have-just-come-from-a-yoga-class-vibe to mom-with-flare. Before you go spending your kids’ college savings to look fashionable at your friends birthday dinner, […]

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Why I Love the Drive-Thru

Ten years ago, I was the young woman who was focused solely on her career and who also used to take her dogs to day care. More recently, and I’m embarrassed to say this, I was also the mom who judged other moms in line at the McDonald’s drive-thru. I mean, did they not know how bad that […]

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I’m a Real Mom

I wrote before that Step Is Not a Dirty Word. As a stepmom who grew up with the same Cinderella connotations as the rest of you, I remind myself of this often. I am one thousand percent confident of my position in my daughter’s life, as her parent. Differentiating me as a stepmom is, some days, nothing more than a […]

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November’s Eve Resolution: Avoid the Post-Holiday Letdown

Well, the holidays are approaching — No! No! Don’t run! It’s okay. I’m just here to talk. Sit down. Stop shaking. We’re going to be okay. Here’s a paper bag. Breathe deeply. Breathe. Believe me, I know from experience how all the holiday stress followed by post-holiday letdown makes you wonder if the season is […]

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