Category: Summer

Random Outfits: May 26: Made in USA

I figured I’d close out Memorial Day with a bit of patriotism mixed with some sporty elements and some rocker-chic elements, and this is what I got.  A random outfits look that just… worked, bike shorts and all.  It was perfect for…

Random Outfits: May 25: A Little Adventure

On May 25th hubs and I enjoyed breakfast together and then decided to check out this pier-looking thing we’d seen driving along Michigan’s Red Arrow Highway. This particular random outfits look ended up being pretty perfect for the little side-trip, with…

Random Outfits: May 24: Welcome, Summer!

Memorial Day weekend is, traditionally, the start of summer, and it certainly felt like summer had finally arrived!  I welcomed the weekend by wearing a black embroidered dress (found at Savers) with a pile of necklaces, a denim shirt (it…

My Summer Road Trip Essentials

Suburban Style Challenge's Summer Road Trip Essentials

This year is our fifth wedding anniversary, and to celebrate, hubs and I are taking a road trip. Where are we off to? Well, we’re going to circumnavigate Lake Michigan! It’s something we’ve been talking about doing before the wedding,…

Random Outfits: August

August 24: Jimmy Buffett

Holy cow, it’s September! Kids are back in school, the leaves are starting to change, and last week was one of the hottest weeks of the summer for us here in Chicago. Typical, haha. August was a busy month for…

Inspiration Monday: August 26, 2013

Inspiration Monday: August 26, 2013

Two Birds does a weekly Inspiration Monday post, giving bloggers the chance to be inspired by the outfit of a celebrity or some sort, and use items they have in their closet to put together a look inspired by the…

Review: American Apparel Cotton Spandex Jersey Crop Tee

Review: American Apparel Cotton Spandex Jersey Crop Tee

I’ll admit, I was torn on wearing a crop top past 30.   It struck me as one of those things that, past 25, you just don’t do.  But I really liked the trend and decided “screw it, I’m an adult…

Random Outfits: July

Random Outfits July 27: Skinny Bitch

Well, July certainly flew by, didn’t it?  It seems like just yesterday I was posting June’s Random Outfits.  Though that could be because I haven’t had much time to blog lately.  Things have been a little hectic.  Hopefully they’ll settle…