Keep or Return: Maxi Skirt

Okay, I need your help. I’m having one of those days where I’m kind of living in my own head and focusing on my flaws. I’ve never really been a long skirt kinda girl – with dresses or skirts – but I’ve recently been intrigued by the idea of a maxi skirt.I like that they look nice, even though you’re basically running around in a fancy nightgown. Not that I actually wear fancy nightgowns… but you know what I mean....more
Denise Bwahahahaha!more

#TheJoulesPurge and a Giveaway!

Now that the weather is finally warming up, I feel like it’s a great time to launch the spring version of The Joules Purge!...more

4 Tips to Get the MOST Out of Hello Fresh

Do you remember when I talked about trying a food/recipe delivery service called Hello Fresh? It is a service where you pay a fee to have three recipes worth of food delivered straight to your house. We love it because the recipes are easy to follow, they are something different for me to add to my dinner rotation and it is a fun way to try something new without the commitment of wandering through the grocery store looking for ingredients I’ve never used before....more

How to Spring Clean Your Wardrobe in 4 Steps

Your room is going to be a mess. But getting everything out of your closet forces you to look at every single item and really decide whether you want to return it to your closet … or let it go, thereby freeing up room to go shopping for new pieces! ...more
I like the last step- going shopping AFTER cleaning out your closet is a great incentive to ...more

Reviewing DAILYLOOK Elite

First I tried Stitch Fix (again and again and again), then I tried The Ms. Collection, and now you guys get to hear all about DAILYLOOK Elite....more

I'm a 2015 Bloggie Award Winner!

Remember when I told you that I was nominated for a Bloggie Award? Well, I didn’t really expect to win.I have been fortunate to have been named a finalist for three years in a row and figured I’d be the ‘Susan Lucci’ of the Bloggies. Which was totally fine with me. This really is one of those situations where “it’s an honor just to be nominated” is totally true....more
Denise Thanks so much!more

First Look! Favorite Pieces From the New Lilly Pulitzer x Target Collection

I am so excited about the upcoming Lilly Pulitzer x Target Collection launch! I love Lilly's signature Palm Beach-inspired prints and preppy resort-wear vibe. And prices range from $2 to $150! Read on for my five absolute favorite items from the collection … ...more
Love the prints in this collection, thanks!more

4 Steps to Wearing a Spring Dress When It's Still Chilly

I'm SO BORED with my winter wardrobe, and I already bought my first pretty, flowered dress of the season. It's still way too cold outside to wear it styled for spring—but that's not going to stop me from rocking it tomorrow! ...more
Thanks for sharing!! =)more

March Stitch Fix: Spring Fever

Maryland is such a tease. We had a couple 60 degree days last week and then over the weekend there was more snow. MORE SNOW. I am SO sick of snow! I’m so sick of my winter clothes and I want the world to bust out in warm weather and springy prints, which I prance around singing Disney songs.I mean, is that too much for a girl to ask for?!With spring weather on my brain and songs in my head, I was hoping this month’s Stitch Fix would be a breath of warm air. Here’s the note I left for my stylist:...more
Thanks a ton!! You seem to have a ton of success with it!! I can't wait!more

Copycat Look: Anthropologie Outfit

I’m not sure if this is going to become a THING on my blog, but I thought it might be fun to find a look that I loved and then try to copy it for my body type and budget. If you like it, let me know and I’ll keep it up!When I was paging thorough the latest Anthropologie catalog I saw this look and swooned. Like actually swooned a little:...more
MelissaBitters Thanks so much! =)more