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Fall Sweaters 2017 – 5 Favorites Under $50 From Nordstrom

5 affordable Fall sweaters 2017 - all under $50

The season is here – Fall sweaters 2017 !   Although the September weather was not what I’d term “sweater weather”, October will be different.  My favorite retailer, Nordstrom, has stocked a bunch of affordable sweater options I wanted to share today.  While Nordstrom carries great cashmere pieces these affordable sweaters tend to sell out more quickly. Fall Sweaters 2017 Affordable Fall Sweaters 2017 Option 1: White Bouclé Knit SHOP THIS LOOK: I am wearing size XS in the white bell sleeve…

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DIY projects,Lifestyle (Home, Travel, Family),Uncategorized

Farmhouse Coffee Table Makeover

farmhouse coffee table makeover - rustic white and gray chalk paint table makeover from pinterestingplans

Today I’m excited to share an EASY DIY farmhouse coffee table makeover.   If you have followed my blog you know I started with DIY home projects (and had no idea how to write a blog post) but got side tracked with “fashion” content.   (Side note – should we call someone who wears leggings and t-shirts most days a fashion blogger?) Farmhouse Coffee Table Makeover I had been wanting a farmhouse coffee table for quite some time but struggled to find what…

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SHOPBOP Fall 2017 Sale Picks

SHOPBOP FALL 2017 Sale PICKS

Just a quick heads up about the SHOPBOP Fall 2017 sale in case you’ve been holding out to invest in some quality pieces for the cooler months ahead. SHOPBOP Fall 2017 Sale Picks SHOP THESE SHOPBOP FALL 2017 Sale PICKS:   If you haven’t shopped on ShopBop before you should definitely check it out.   If you’re an Amazon Prime member ShopBop offers free 2-day shipping on all orders.  ShopBop carries many of the quality brands I love like Free…

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Clothes,Fall,Outfits

Affordable Fall Poncho 2017 – A Must Have Accessory

affordable Fall poncho 2017 - plaid wrap poncho and floppy hat on pinterestingplans

I wanted to share a post about spotlighting the Fall poncho trend.   While it’s warm in Connecticut this weekend it had gotten noticeably cooler in the evening over the last few weeks.  Ponchos are a great layering piece – almost like wearing your coziest couch blanket outside the house 🙂 Affordable Fall Poncho 2017 My favorite option is this cozy soft plaid wrap poncho that is under $40.   It dresses up my basic white tee and booties (also…

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September 2017 Instagram Round-Up from Pinteresting Plans

September instagram round-up - pink slouchy Free People sweater over lace camisole on pinterestingplans

This is just a quick September Instagram round-up in case you’re wanting to shop my favorite outfits all in one place.   As bloggers we tend to get a little ahead of the weather.   While it’s been warm here – I’m over buying shorts and sandals so hopefully you can find some good early Fall outfit inspiration in these photos. I am wearing size small in this Free People sweater (currently on sale) for a slouchy fit (I find…

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Lifestyle (Home, Travel, Family),Personal,Uncategorized

Heroin Addict to Instagram Husband – Celebrating 2 years sober

From Heroin Addict to Instagram Husband - celebrating 2 years sober and Fall men's wardrobe basics with Nordstrom

Today I am sharing a post about men’s Fall wardrobe basics and CELEBRATING my husband’s rise from heroin addict to Instagram husband in collaboration with Nordstrom.   While my blog is geared towards style – I didn’t want to let this sober milestone go by without recognition. Since my hubby kindly played male model for me, I wanted to talk about him a bit.   One year ago today I took to my blog to speak to what my family had been…

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Fall Shoes 2017 – 5 Favorites Styles To Add To Your Closet

CHECK THIS OUT! 5 MUST HAVE Fall Shoes 2017

Today I am sharing must-have Fall shoes 2017 in collaboration with Sole Society. This post contains affiliate links. Must-Have Fall Shoes 2017 Asking me to pick a favorite Fall shoe would be like asking me to pick a favorite child.  They each have their moments.   Some days it’s so easy to throw on a mule and other days I want to glam up my leggings with over the knee boots.  Today I am sharing five Fall shoes I don’t…

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Fall Work Outfit and Have I Started My New Job?

PIN THIS! Cute business casual blazer Fall work outfit

Today I am sharing a Fall work outfit in collaboration with ModCloth.  This post contains affiliate links.   All opinions expressed are my own. Fall Work Outfit Inspiration As many of you know I left my job as a cardiology nurse practitioner two months ago.  My plan was to be home with my family more and get a better handle on my blog and additionally to start another healthcare job one day a week.   I started the on-boarding process…

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Fall Closet Staples 2017

fall wardrobe staples 2017 from Nordstrom

Just a quick post with some Fall wardrobe staples that are currently in stores.   I started with my favorite basics – jeggings (I own this pair and think they’re a great basic) and a long layering tank and then added from there.   Shop all the items below: Long White Layering Tank Mauve Cardigan Tan Circle Cardigan Long Gray Cardigan Denim Leggings Layered Gold Y Necklace Wool Floppy Hat Metal Handle Tote Leopard Scarf Taupe Suede Booties Gray Slip…

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5 Tips To Maintain a Healthy Body Weight

maintain healthy body weight - pinterestingplans in nursing friendly convertible fleece tunic

I wanted to share some easy tips and tricks to maintain a healthy body weight.  One of the topics I get asked most about is my fitness regimen and how I maintain my weight.  I am not a dietician or nutritionist – my most recent background is as a cardiology nurse practitioner.   Below are some tips I used to suggest to my patients to get their weight and cholesterol down as well as a cute athleisure outfit I purchased from Nordstrom.…

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