• Sweet Polka Dots & Black Slacks For A Professional Look

    If you have a pair of classic black slacks, putting together a professional outfit is a cinch.  Add a stylish top like this cute polka dot blouse and look polished and put together all day. I enjoy wearing heels but trendy loafers or mules would be on point as well.  Options are below. This sweet dotted blouse looks quite different from the way it was styled a couple of weeks ago (pics and links below).  When untucked and untied it gives the look a relaxed feel.  I like the juxtaposition of the flowy blouse with the slim pencil pants. Adding a red or pink colored handbag, shoes or even jewelry would…

  • Ready, Set, February Is Here! Wear Your Red!

    Speaking of red….scroll to the bottom to see how my Amaryllis buds have developed.  I did not expect this! Happy, happy 6th birthday Spartacus! My companion, protector and my killer of an occasional skunk; which gives our home a most delightful aroma! February is a special month for me and not only because it’s Spart’s birthday.  Both my children were born in February so we will be celebrating all month! I’m sure I will not be dressing up for Valentine’s Day, but if I were, this outfit would be on the short list.  If it’s warm enough, I might wear this sweet dotted blouse.  The neck could be left untied…

  • Great Outfits For The Working Woman

    It’s off to work we go…our area schools had a four day weekend because of a high number of flu cases.  It’s impossible to keep germs away in a school environment.  Maybe separating everyone for a few days has taken care of it. We had no snow yesterday.  I heard there were flurries in the middle of the night but that was it.  Bummer. So, I’m putting my loungewear away and pulling out my teacher clothes.  Today, I’m styling a look for the working woman, which by the way, describes every woman. I’ve said this before but I hope leggings never go out of style.  I’ve never really loved so…