Being a first time mom has brought on a plethora of new and exciting challenges, including improving my wardrobe to incorporate maternity clothes. I was a bit surprised when I first started looking for maternity clothes because I didn’t see much in stores. This led me to venture online to the abyss that is online maternity wear.Read More
At almost two years of marriage, we are still dating each other. Yes, we see each other every day, but there is something different about leaving our normal routines and environment. We get to sit down somewhere to completely focus on each other. Our goal is to have at least one date a week. Even if it is just to grab coffee and desserts from one of our favorite downtown spots.Read More
I recently graduated with my Master of Education from Portland State University. It was bittersweet as I said goodbye to my wonderful class of kindergarteners and my colleagues who I had been with nearly every weekday for the past year. It was always a goal of mine to get my Master’s degree, but something made it feel out-of-reach. I knew that I was capable of doing this academically, but there was something there about it that felt unattainable, until recently.Read More
Why is it that when someone says something not very kind that it sticks with you? For me, it’s like that negativity is a piece of tape that won’t unstick from my finger. I am not so good at letting negative energy go, but Guy gracefully shrugs it off and moves on.Read More
Written by Megan.
As I am getting older, I have developed a new appreciation for finding items that will last not only through the trends of the seasons, but the years. Even when it comes to holiday attire, I have been looking for pieces I can wear for more than one event. It has never bothered me to recycle looks, especially if I can mix a piece into a new outfit or special day.
A few years ago, I came across this wonderful red skater dress that has lasted through several closet cleanings. I found that I simply can’t rid of it because it still seems to have the same relevance it did when I first bought it. It has a nice fit, a versatile yet modest look, and a feeling of quality. I thought it would be the perfect choice for our Valentine’s Day brunch!
What is your favorite look for Valentine’s Day?