Category Archives: fashion

The Shock of Pajamas

I’m thinking notes in their lunches, pajama-themed bedtime stories, and labels sewn to the front of all their favorite clothes that read, “Temporary Clothing Unit – Pajamas will be worn during periods of sleep.” [More pajama silliness@ .]

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Summer Swimsuit Challenge

I want to ask you to take a bold swimsuit challenge with me. It’s summer and it’s swimsuit season and I am sick of hearing myself talk smack about my own beautiful body every time I slip on that little … Continue reading

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Socks and Simplicity

“I found that I spent the first several months of her life carefully matching the socks after each washing, holding them up to the light, analyzing color, weave, texture, cuff, stretchiness, length and width. I was playing laundry Cupid, finding … Continue reading

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Shopping With Boys

I buy most of Dan’s clothes due to the fact that he hates shopping and I’m the only one whose opinion of how he looks he cares about. I buy Magoo’s clothes too because he’s flat broke, 4 years old … Continue reading

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Maggie Maternity — Review and Giveaway

So I’m pregnant and I know a guy, a guy (well gal) who works with Maggie Maternity and wanted to hook me up with some maternity clothes to review on my blog. The clothes looked gorgeous and more expensive than … Continue reading

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We Go Together – Couples’ Halloween Costume Ideas

Dan and I got all decked out for a costume party this weekend. Low-tech, low-budget, low-wow-factor, but also low-stress. The party was held at Nacho and Encarnación’s house. The two of them went all out. Dan and I like to … Continue reading

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