No Apologies: Workout Clothes You Can Wear All Day Without Feeling Guilty

Full Disclosure: Sometimes I workout in the morning and end up wearing my workout clothes for the rest of the day. I’ve not been particularly shy about this confession on the blog. But what I may not have told you is that when I worked in an office during the day, I always secretly chided

A Running Start: Putting A Little Spring in My Step with a Running Wear Refresh

After realizing my running wardrobe was in need of a major refresh, I headed over to Athleta last week. Staying motivated to workout is hard enough. Wearing something I feel great in eliminates one more reason to skip my morning run and puts a little spring in my step. When I run in the mornings,

Pretty, Tough Girl: Ankle Boots Give Edge to A Demure Dress

I love demure and girly dresses like this long-sleeved dress from Madewell with a dropped waist, mock turtleneck, and feminine smocking details at the neck and wrists. But when the occasion (or my mood) calls for something less sweet, I like to toughen up a pretty-girl dress with socks and ankle boots. For this look, I

Mini-Skirts For Day: Styling Mini Skirts for Daytime Playtime

Few items are sexier than a great mini-skirt. Just last weekend, while heading to a party, my husband expressed his opinion that I don’t wear enough mini-skirts. When I explained that mini-skirts are tougher to pull off after 40 (a subject for another blog post), he said, “if you really feel that way, then just

Cozy Cashmere: Why You Should Layer Sweaters Over Dresses and Add an Ankle Boot

Cashmere costs a fortune for a reason: It’s effortlessly chic, timeless and classic, looks great and feels even better. A well-cared for cashmere sweater can be worn season after season from one decade to the next and never go out of style. The benefits don’t end there. Cashmere also has a curiously awesome talent for