sunglasses – Oakley (patio sample sale); a splurge, 10 years daily wear scarf – UncommonGoods (gifted) graphic t-shirt – Kohl’s long button-down overshirt, boots & purse – ROSS skinny jeans – Forever 21 cuff – borrowed nails – biosculpture gel by Polished (gifted) Outfit total = $138.96 (minus $60 sunglasses = $78.96)
By Lisa Miller As the long days of summer come to an end and children are shipped off to school each morning, moms everywhere rejoice in their new found freedom. Mundane things, like running errands in lightning-fast time or taking a ten minute shower without toddler commentary, are suddenly cause for touchdown-esque dancing.
When I wrote Happiness 101: It’s Easier Than You Think a while back I mentioned that one of the books that completely turned my life around was What Happy People Know. It helped me, in simple terms, to see that to be happy all that’s necessary is to focus on what you DO have at not on what you don’t. In doing… Read More
By Lisa Miller Inspired by our New Year’s Fashion Resolutions, we decided to do a quick “dress thinner” tutorial. Contrary to what you may think, a wardrobe overhaul isn’t necessarily required to improve your look. By simply defining your waistline you can easily create a slimmer physique. It won’t take designer duds or a major spending spree; simply take a look at your current clothing with new eyes. Creating a… Read More
By Lisa Miller With the weather warming up, everyone’s mind is on the awakening earth, enjoying time in nature and on preserving that joy for our children. Riding bikes to the grocery store; opening the windows to let sunlight and cool breezes into our homes; swapping out fluorescent for LED bulbs; and recycling are all doable… Read More
By Lisa Miller March is a busy month in our household, filled with celebrations and happiness. Our wedding anniversary, my birthday, Ostara and signs of spring all crowd in. I have been asked to make a birthday wish list. Of course for a mom, that’s easy- a clean house, no fighting for a day, my… Read More
A couple of months ago when I wrote, Happiness 101: It’s Easier Than You Think, I had no idea it would touch people the way it did. I received so many wonderful comments about it that it literally brought tears to my eyes. To know I am helping others with The Mommy Stylist is truly… Read More
By Lisa Miller Each year I set a fashion goal for myself. Four years ago, I decided to confidently dress my maternity and post-baby body. Three years ago I created my personal style board in Power Point. (Today, I use Pinterest.) Two years ago I started incorporating color into my wardrobe. Last year, I set about getting… Read More