Mom Fashion Bloggers Answer: "What is your go-to mom outfit?"

Mom Fashion Bloggers Answer: "What is your go-to mom outfit?"

Thanks to the great world wide web, moms have a wealth of information about easy fashion available for free. I started this blog because I wanted to learn how to find my style and create a useful, easy wardrobe as a mom. 

And... I’m not the only mom who has fallen in love with fashion and now shares her insights on a beautiful blog. I’ve come across so many brilliant, sweet, and inspirational ladies who have so much to offer. Each with their own personal style, each with their own tips and experience to offer...

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9 Summer Wardrobe Basics that Transition to Fall

9 Summer Wardrobe Basics that Transition to Fall

You don't have to start over in the fall with a new wardrobe. Many basics you wore during the summer can double for easy mom outfits in the fall! Head over to The Expecting Mamas Network where I'm sharing these 9 categories, plus 4 simple fall outfit ideas that combine those summer basics with fall accessories...

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How To Turn Frumpy Outfits into Chic Mom Outfits (fall/winter edition)

How To Turn Frumpy Outfits into Chic Mom Outfits (fall/winter edition)

Colder weather is on the way and us mamas need some inspiration for staying warm whether we're out and about with the kids or keeping things running at home. With the added layers of fall and winter, it can be a challenge to keep your overall look chic and straightforward. I always struggle with this more in the colder months. With that in mind, here are some basic rules of thumb to follow to avoid shabby when dressing for the fall or winter...

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Real Moms Ask: "Finding Clothes for My Body Shape"

Real Moms Ask: "Finding Clothes for My Body Shape"

Recently I've been asking my subscribers to fill in the blank to the following statement:

Dressing well as a mom would be easier if _________________.

The response has been overwhelming! I've loved getting some insight into the real frustrations moms are facing as they try to dress well. The struggle is real! And I want to address them head on. 

I will be sharing my reader’s statements/questions...

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Fall Fashion Trends That Are Mom Friendly

Fall Fashion Trends That Are Mom Friendly

Looking to add a splash of fun fall fashion to your current wardrobe? The beginning of a new season is a great time to add an item or two that will help bring your regular mom outfits alive. But before we jump in, let me answer a couple of questions that may come up in your mind.

Is it worth spending on trending items that may die out in a couple of years?...

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How to Plan a Mini Wardrobe for Travel in 5 Steps (free 2-page PDF worksheet)

How to Plan a Mini Wardrobe for Travel in 5 Steps (free 2-page PDF worksheet)

...so we booked a condo, pitched it to the sibs, and started planning. Not necessarily in that order. There was one range of dates that worked for everyone's busy schedules (we've got an engineer, a fire fighter, a marketer, and a student midwife in the mix): August 31-Sept 3. When it came time to pack (i.e. a few hours before leaving), this very pregnant lady needed to decide what to take in the little duffel bag her husband provided. The weather forecast was cloudy with rain and breaks of sun possible throughout. And fewer clothes from my regular maternity capsule were fitting anymore. 

The task appeared tricky. But here's how I broke it down to create a very flexible mini travel capsule for shifting summer/fall weather and the 5 steps you can take for every trip you plan! ...

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Easy Mom Hair (Wet Hair Style): Headband Messy Bun

Easy Mom Hair (Wet Hair Style): Headband Messy Bun

As much as we'd like our hair to bounce with fresh curls every morning, that's just not mom life. While I've found a way to curl my long hair in under 13 minutes, I'm often in much more of a hurry and just out of the shower with sopping WET hair. For those days, I need quick hair styles to get my hair tame in the amount of time it takes for my toddler to find a new corner of the house to explore, and potentially demolish (a.k.a. the five minute gap). 

So with THAT reality in mind, here is the first of several "wet hair" styles I'll be posting for you mamas. That's right, these are hair styles you can create right out of the shower, no blow drying or wait time required...

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This Mama's Clothing Budget & Finds: August 2016 + Mom Life Link Up!

This Mama's Clothing Budget & Finds: August 2016 + Mom Life Link Up!

Well this month was exciting in the clothing department! Had to make up for last month some how... :) 

I crossed FOUR things off my shopping list this month! These items are perfect in prep for fall. However, I did go over my budget, largely in part to a "mishap" with one of my orders. I'll go into it more in a sec...

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Basic Fall Capsule Wardrobe (72+ Outfits) for the Stay-at-Home Mom

Basic Fall Capsule Wardrobe (72+ Outfits) for the Stay-at-Home Mom

The leaves are beginning to fall and the evenings are getting dark faster... autumn is on its way! That means some cozy days and lots of cozy clothes are in store. In celebration, I've put together a basic capsule wardrobe specifically designed for us stay-at-home moms. It contains everything you need to create at least 72 outfits that are both stylish and comfortable for everyday mom life...

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A Mom's Wardrobe Basics (Part 5): Shoes

A Mom's Wardrobe Basics (Part 5): Shoes

We're at part 5 of the series already! After this post just "Accessories" remains and we'll be wrapping the series up! Time to talk about SHOES: how to vary your selection, find the most comfortable options to accommodate mom life, and pair them with everyday outfits.

How important is your choice of shoes? Your shoes can make or break an outfit....

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8 Ways to Change Up a Shorts + Tee Outfit

8 Ways to Change Up a Shorts + Tee Outfit

As we near fall weather, we're also experiencing some of the hottest temperatures of the summer. That probably means you've been living in shorts and a tee... the easiest and coolest clothes you can find.

If you're like me though, you're getting bored of the same outfit combination over and over again...

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