Winter Mom Uniform

Winter Mom Uniform

I don’t know that I can actually call this a “winter” uniform, since it barely ever rains where I live.  The temperature does change by about 30 degrees from morning to afternoon, so it’s probably better to call this a “layering...
How Do You Deal with Dry Winter Skin?

How Do You Deal with Dry Winter Skin?

Even in California where the weather is mild, winter just sucks all the moisture out of one’s skin.  I’ve lived in Austria and the Midwest and it was extra important then.  So, how do you keep your skin from looking like a succulent that’s seen...
Summer Uniform

Summer Uniform

Maybe it’s because I went to private school growing up, but I always feel that I look my best when I have a daily uniform.  It makes it easier to look put together, faster and as in The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up, having less decisions brings me joy.  As...

How to Look Amazing, Vol. 1 – Ask a Stylist

I have been putting off the “Beauty” portion of this blog because style, beauty, and fashion are such loaded terms.  I think everyone should feel beautiful, because as my daughter never fails to remind me when I ask her to brush her hair, “But Mom,...
DIY Flower Crowns

DIY Flower Crowns

It’s spring and in California we are in the middle of a superbloom, which just makes me want to be surrounded by flowers at all times! At the end of a very stressful day, visualizing wearing a flower crown and a long dress, eating outside, and sipping a cool,...