Spanx on a Plane – The Movie

Spanx On a Plane

“Enough is enough! I have had it with these mf-ing Spanx on this mf-ing plane!”       I was headed back from Type-A Parent Conference in Atlanta. I shared a cab, dinner and nice long chat with blogger and entrepreneur Cecily, with whom I’m blessed to call my friend. Being girls, we were talking about outfits, what we wear […]

TRESemme and WalMart Help You Get Award Show Hair

before after hotheads extensions

The VMA’s were last weekend and I am the perpetual 14 year-old so I watched, recorded and watched again. So many great outfits, performances and HAIR! Since I recently started rocking celebrity-style extensions, I am constantly looking at sites to get ideas for my hair. Award shows are perfect for getting some amazing ideas for […]

9 Best Bets for Back to School Bargains


I’m a bit of a slacker when it comes to buying fall clothes for my kiddos. I prefer to wait until it’s actually fall–hard to get in the sweater-buying mood when it’s 95 degrees out! But with so many retailers offering deals right now, it’s tempting to buy ALL THE THINGS. So, I set out […]

Introducing CORE by Origami Owl #FashionFriday

core necklace charms by origami owl

I’m always searching for that perfect “everyday” necklace. I don’t just want it to be 1 charm on a chain, or have so many that you feel like your necklace is weighing you down. Something delicate, but with meaning. I have ones with the boys birthstones, their names or initials, ones to celebrate my pride […]

The Most Versatile Handbag in the World from Thirty-One Gifts #FashionFriday

thirty-one gifts explorista crossbody bag

Many who know me know my love affair with Coach handbags. I refuse to admit how many I own, nor mention the bracelets and eyeglasses and accessories that have their trademark logo on them. To do so would tip of my husband and he’d probably have a stroke. Instead let’s just say I have quite […]

From Hot Date to Play Date: 3 Fall Looks with CAbi #FashionFriday


On a 95-degree day in the middle of July, Fall was in the air! The Colorado Convention Center buzzed with beautiful, well-dressed women who were all a part of the CAbi Scoop–a twice-yearly event put on by CAbi to preview the new designs for each season, and treat their reps to 3 days of training, […]

What I’m Wearing to #TypeADL #FashionFriday

#typeadl maleficent outfit #fashionfriday

I love the whole DisneyBound movement. I have worn outfits inspired by Pocahontas, Anna and more. Today I am headed back to Disneyland for the Type-A Parent Bootcamp on SEO and Analytics and have three different Disney inspired outfits planned. Going with 2 redheads (‘natch!) and a villain.   For Conference Day & Evening Events: […]

Teen Makeup Tips with Simple Beauty Minerals (#FashionFriday)

grace collage

Recently, my almost-13 year old approached me and asked if she could buy a few cosmetics to try out. As she’s a girl who prides herself on her jeans-tee-sneakers sensibility, I was surprised. And as a mom who is just a little scared to let her baby grow up so dang fast, I was hesitant. […]

Prom Do Over #FashionFriday

Prom Do Over #FashionFriday

With Prom season among us, I thought it would be fun to created a couple looks to show my Prom style if I had the chance to go back and relive those days. The first look is my “sky’s the limit” for budget, and oh by the way, Ben Affleck would totally be my date, […]

Disney Social Media Moms 2014 #FashionFriday

Disney Social Media Moms 2014

I’ve been blessed in years past, to be able to attend the Disney Social Media Mom Celebration. The past 4 years it has been at Walt Disney World and gave my family experiences we will never forget! Learning from some of the best social media innovators, getting behind the scenes access and insight into Disney […]

Autism Awareness #FashionFriday

Autism Awareness Fashion Friday

There are many ways you can support Autism Awareness, even beyond the month of April. I’ve put together a few outfits to show different ways you can support Autism and still look fashionable doing so! All items are from CafePress where they love to shine a light on Autism. (This post contains affiliate links. All proceeds […]

Forbes Style Writer Completely Misses the Mark on Conference Fashion #FashionFriday

Social Media Conference Fashion

I was linked to an article about what to wear to Social Media Marketing World conference. I love going to blog/social media conferences so I was excited to see what style tips I’d pick up! In fact, I have a social media conference at Walt Disney World next week! I quickly dove in to see […]

Maleficent Opens May 30 – What I’d Wear to the Premier #FashionFriday

Maleficent Fashion Friday

I’m so excited for the Maleficent movie to hit theaters this May. May 30th, to be exact. Angelina Jolie is beyond perfect for this role. Her mix of elegance and villain will make this movie a smashing success, I’m sure of it! Now to figure out how to score a ticket to the premier!  In […]

Lupita’s Oscar Fashion… On a Budget #FashionFriday

lupita nyong'o oscar style on a budget

Like so many others, I was glued to the TV when the Oscars came on last Sunday. I couldn’t wait to see all the fashion, see who won what awards and just have fun celebrating with Hollywood’s finest actors and actresses.  This year the fashion really blew me away. Some of my favorites were Jennifer […]

Monster Coats are the Next Big Thing in Kids Fashion

Monster Coats

My middle boy Carter is adventurous when it comes to fashion. Mismatched socks? Check. Silly looking shoes? Check. Crazy funny t-shirts? Check. Fedora at all times?! Yup, that too. He creates crazy outfits and even started a trend of wearing suit jackets over street clothes at his school this year. He and his friends say […]

4 Reasons Yoga Pants Rule the World #FashionFriday #LoveYourBody

Soybu Denver Opening

Wednesday evening I attended the opening of the flagship store for Soybu, a leader in the yoga wear world. On opening day, they treated everyone to 25% off the store! I had checked out their site ahead of time, so I came with my credit card at the ready. A fabulous event brought to my attention […]