Loungewear and sleepwear

Monday Muse: From Sleepwear to Loungewear

Loungewear has become an actual style.  Leave it to Americans to come up with a trend that will allow us to essentially stay in our jammies all day while looking chic.  I’m not talking about workout clothes, loungewear is a cross between what you wear to bed and what you wear to the gym. I happily admit […]

Ruffle blouse

Lust List – From Work to Evening: Ruffle Blouses

I walked into Ann Taylor the other day and I fell in love with their blouse selection.  So many feminine silhouettes with frilly touches like ruffles and lace, I suddenly developed a crush and felt inspired to write a quick post.  I added this gorgeous ruffle blouse to my lust list this Fall…the color is this […]

Distressed jeans

Friday Fashion: Chic and Cozy Outfits

When it comes to weekends, being comfortable is everything! Boyfriend jeans paired with oversized sweaters are usually my regular outfit.  I do admit, once I find that comfort zone, it’s hard to change.  A cozy outfit can take me from lounging around the house or running errands to dinner with my husband by simply adding a […]

Layering for fall

Tips + Tricks: 5 Essential Styling Tips

It’s 1:30 in the afternoon and I am still walking around in my tennis clothes.  Ok, it’s no secret, we are all busy moms.  But there should be no reason why we can’t look put together and chic by the time the kids get off the bus. Get yourself Spruced + Styled in under 5 minutes by adding these essential styling tips to your wardrobe. You will look effortlessly chic and polished and ready to tackle the rest of your day.  


From Day to Evening with Scout and Molly’s – My Favorite Looks

Amy and Olivia, the fabulous owners of Scout and Molly’s New Canaan, have successfully established themselves as a destination shop for unique finds that are budget friendly.  Not only are these women incredibly talented entrepreneurs, but their well curated selection of clothing and accessories perfectly mimic your closet and is suitable for everyone’s lifestyle.  I love this store for so many reasons and today I want to share with you a couple of looks from their fall collection that can take us ladies from day to evening and everywhere in between. 


Burgundy Back for Fall: How to Show it Best

Even though I’m not quite determined to make the switch to my Fall wardrobe, transitioning through color accents, like burgundy, makes me feel like summer will linger just a little longer.  Let’s face it, before we know it, sandals get replaced by boots and your winter clothes slowly creep in. Instead of always reaching for black, adding […]


Carry-all: Back-to-School

I realize I should have written this post last week, allowing all of you to digest all my resources, but honestly I have no idea where summer went.  I had to kick it up into high gear soon after I received the ubiquitous letter from the new teachers welcoming their students.  Summer is almost over […]


Back-to-School: Best Guide to Kids Shoes

As promised, here is Part II of the back-to-school series: SHOES! Let’s break it down by requirements.  My girls will need sneakers, dress shoes, every day boots, warm boots and snow boots.  Keeping in mind that they will inevitably want a fashion shoe, I have included that category as well.  They learned that from mommy.  What can […]