The Difference Design Makes

So, I’m not going to start in and tell you that looks don’t matter, but I’m also not going to tell you that looks are everything.  Because neither is true.  I feel like, and maybe you do too, I’m in this weird place in the middle where I don’t love the way that I look, […]

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They are Listening

It came out of my mouth before I could stop it but as soon as I said it, I’d wished I hadn’t. “Your belly is cute. Mommy’s isn’t so cute. No one wants to see Mommy’s belly.” My almost two year old, with the bottom of my shirt clutched in her one hand, took the […]

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Size Me Not

So yesterday I started out a little “ranty” about the expectation that being a size zero has something to do with your being beautiful or valuable or worthy.  Honestly, and I’ll say it until I’m blue in the face, the size that’s printed on the inside of your clothes has literally no bearing on the […]

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4 Items Every Woman Needs in Her Wardrobe

Sometimes it can just be daunting, right? Nothing fits, nothing feels good and you just feel bad about it. Let me help you. Let’s take it down to the basics. Let’s talk about 4 items that you can get your hands on that will get you started on the right foot, feeling good, or at the […]

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So you have your bright pants. Now what?

Ok, so I know that bright, printed and otherwise colored pants can be scary, but they need not be!  In response to some recent feedback, I want to talk through a few easy styling tips for wearing (and rocking) a bolder pant. Solid black or solid white are perfectly fine and will always match, but […]

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How to Pick Your Pocket

Your jeans pocket, that is!  It might be something that you haven’t put all that much thought into but the size and positioning of the back pockets on your jeans can make all the difference in how your rear end looks, from, well, from behind. Check out these quick tips from about.com: http://jeans.about.com/od/JeansBodyType/ss/Best-Jeans-Back-Pockets-For-Your-Butt-Shape.htm#step1 And then […]

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Gaga

I understand it, because it used to be me.  Five years ago, I would have had some comments about Lady Gaga’s midriff baring number from the Super Bowl halftime show.  Granted, I don’t think I would have spread them all over the internet but I would have told whoever was within earshot, at least. And […]

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The Confident Curve

It’s a little funny.  I can remember being in college and just out of college and generally liking how I looked and how my clothes fit.  Sure, I could always have been a little slimmer here or there but I knew what I was and I was fairly comfortable in it. I also remember two […]

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