How to Shape an Affordable Maternity Wardrobe

How to Shape an Affordable Maternity Wardrobe

Are you recently pregnant and overwhelmed by the need to get maternity clothes for your pregnancy? Want to look cute this pregnancy but not sure how to put a stylish maternity wardrobe together?

It can seem like a daunting or expensive task. 

That's why I wrote this post to help guide you through the...

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Fighting the Frump This Year: A Glance Back at 2016 and Plans for 2017

Fighting the Frump This Year: A Glance Back at 2016 and Plans for 2017

Now THAT I Can Do, Mama! is here to help normal moms learn to dress well—whether you're stay-at-home, work-at-home, work-out-of-home or all of these combined!

The last year has been a crazy whirlwind of fun, challenge, and surprise running www.nowthaticando.com. Here’s a glance back at where I came from and a look forward to what you can expect. What I'm covering:

  • The reasons I started a blog about mom fashion
  • Testimonials from my readers
  • A review of 2016 (a timeline of events)
  • Mini income report
  • What to expect in 2017
  • Top 10 posts of 2016
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68+ Cute Maternity Outfits (from the Spring/Summer Pregnancy Capsule)

68+ Cute Maternity Outfits (from the Spring/Summer Pregnancy Capsule)

I'm not a fashionista. I don't know how to wear all the latest trends. But when I look back at the photos from my last pregnancy, I'm happy with what I see. Thanks to this blog, I've pushed myself to look stylish and try new trends. But I never compromised on comfort either.

As a mom, I feel quite accomplished to prove it's possible to get dressed with ease each morning, look cute, and feel comfortable—all while being pregnant! My maternity wardrobe from this last spring and summer helped me achieve just that. This post is a summary of all my outfits from those nine months!...

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Mom's Complete Guide to Styling Burgundy Pants (with free printable!)

Mom's Complete Guide to Styling Burgundy Pants (with free printable!)

A pair of burgundy pants will make it much easier to find outfits to wear in the fall and winter. They are comfy and yet add an edge of class, no matter how you pair them! Here's my comprehensive guide on styling burgundy pants as a mom: the outfits, colors, patterns, and shoes to wear with your pair of merlot goodness.

Here's what I'll cover:

  1. Colors to Pair with Burgundy Pants
  2. Patterns to Pair with Burgundy Pants
  3. Shoes to Pair with Burgundy Pants
  4. Outfit Ideas for Burgundy Pants
  5. How to create a re-mixable wardrobe for easy outfit pairing
  6. Free printable guide...
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Shoptagr: The Tool Moms Can Use to Save Time & Money Online

Shoptagr: The Tool Moms Can Use to Save Time & Money Online

Today I’m sharing about a personal online savings assistant that I pay nothing for: Shoptagr. And you can use it for free too. In fact, it will not only save you money, it can make you money. Check it out here, and read on about why I think this is an awesome tool for moms who want to dress well on a budget.

It’s hard to go shopping for clothes when you have kids. The temptation to...

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How to plan for a better mom wardrobe this new year (with free printable!)

How to plan for a better mom wardrobe this new year (with free printable!)

If you're tired of your existing wardrobe or bored of the outfits you usually wear, I've written a post for YOU. The new year is the perfect time to revamp your existing wardrobe, and I'm going to show you how to do it on The Expecting Mamas Network today.

I'm not gonna lie, this post was SUPER fun to write. And the printable I made to accompany it had me jittery with excitement! If you like filling things out, you're going to get jittery too. So...

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5 Tips for Staying Stylish When You Have a Baby

5 Tips for Staying Stylish When You Have a Baby

Have you recently become a new mama? Isn't it the most life-changing experience you've ever lived through? Those early days as a new mom are mixed with highs and lows: cuddles with your baby, getting to know their personality, trying to catch their first smiles on your phone, sharing the joy of their arrival with friends and family. Then there are challenges, from lack of sleep to milk engorgement, from colicky nights and cradle cap to their first cold. 

It's all mixed up into a crazy life-altering experience. It's one you probably wouldn't trade for the world and yet it leaves you with little energy to care for yourself.

Today I'm very pleased to have another mom share her tips on easy fashion for those early months with a new little one. I especially love her tip about a kind of wrinkle-free clothing piece that is also highly fashionable...

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This Mama's Clothing Budget and Finds: November 2016

This Mama's Clothing Budget and Finds: November 2016

Every month I share how much money I had allotted to clothing, how much of it I spent, and what I found! I do this to stay transparent with you all about how I'm fighting frumpy within a budget. It IS doable! 

This month I had a whopping $90 to spend, thanks to purposefully under-spending last month. The craziness of life with a newborn had me in survival mode...

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Mom Fashion Bloggers Answer: "What is your #1 tip for building a flexible mom wardrobe?"

Mom Fashion Bloggers Answer: "What is your #1 tip for building a flexible mom wardrobe?"

This is the second question I've posed to other fashion mom bloggers... are you ready for some crazy helpful answers?

Because my goal is to help you create a useful, flexible wardrobe, I thought the next great question to ask would be...

 

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Winter Wardrobe Plan (130+ Outfits) for Stay-at-Home Moms

Winter Wardrobe Plan (130+ Outfits) for Stay-at-Home Moms

Are you a mom wanting to enjoy effortless style and comfort this winter season? Wish it wasn't such a frustrating struggle to decide what to wear each morning?

This winter wardrobe plan of 35 key clothing and accessory pieces is going to knock your cute socks off, mama! Except, we want the cute socks on. So hold on to your socks cause I'm introducing...

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