Category Archives: clothes

Elsa for Halloween…A DIY Costume

*My daughter wore this costume for Halloween 2014 but I am just now getting around to sharing it now – complete blogger fail* Like practically every other little girl in 2014, my 5 year old wanted to be Elsa for … Continue reading

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Elvis is in the Building – A Kid Costume

When I gave my kids the unofficial “What do you want to be for Halloween” survey back in September, my 9 year old said, “Elvis.” Naturally. So if that’s what he wanted that’s what we were going to figure out. … Continue reading

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Good Morning!

I’m fairly sure… that this is… how the rest of the world…   eats their breakfast. Nothing says “Good Morning,” like a cheetah hat and Mardi Gras mask. Told you she was a fashion icon in the making.

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Halloween 2013

Just popping in today to share costumes from last night. My 4 year old was a cheetah for most events this Halloween but chose to be Belle for trick or treating. My 11 year old didn’t care about his costume … Continue reading

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Growing Up Too Fast

The other day I noticed the house was quiet. As a parent you dream about these moments but when they occur you just know someone is up to something. As I walked into my bathroom to investigate, I saw this… … Continue reading

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Personal Stylist to Preschoolers

There are children in preschool who dress one hundred times cooler than me. Cute little capri pants, newest JCrew sweater, and the shiniest little flats. At times, I want to steal their wardrobe. However, I think the 3T cardigan might … Continue reading

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What’s Your Scent?

I need a scent. Usually I emit chocolate and dry erase marker but I’m starting to feel that I need something more substantial. I often pass women who I think smell good but I am not one to stop them … Continue reading

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Spring Clothes…Not So Fast

I just spent the last hour looking online for some new capri pants and shorts. I think I want to shoot myself. Or maybe it’s everyone who writes on the clothing reviews that I want to hurt… “I ordered a … Continue reading

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The “P” Word

I can say vagina. No problem. I can say penis without batting an eye. Anytime, anywhere I’m completely fine saying, “Don’t throw the ball at his penis,” or “Yes girls have vaginas and boys have penises.” But “panties?” Eew. No … Continue reading

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Cheetah Print

I’ve started making a Halloween costume already. I know, I know. But you see, there’s this adorable little 3 year old who has been sick for days who was asking for a cheetah costume. She’s already determined to be a … Continue reading

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