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I Heart Pee-wee (and Jambi too!) 

I LOVE Pee-wee Herman.  I might have been only two when he tip-toed onto the scene (on the Dating Game!!! not joking), but I have been totally obsessed as long as I can remember. He (still! at 62!!) has the perfect … Continue reading

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Look of the Irish 

Last year at exactly this time, I got the best news ever! And it has been such an amazing year since…  I somewhat expected to have a really rough winter given all the bemoaning I did about Cincinnati, but didn’t happen … Continue reading

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Over My Dead Body 

I will admit it. This winter in Chicago has not been too bad. I braced for the worse and it didn’t come (yes, I realize that winter is not over and I am undoubtedly cursing myself for saying this). But … Continue reading

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Bloomingdale’s: Friends and Family 

My husband and I agree on many things: red velvet cake… Okay, that’s it. So it really is no surprise that he does not take the extreme pleasure that I do in the BLOOMINGDALE’S FRIENDS AND FAMILY SALE!!!!  He thinks … Continue reading

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Black Out 

{1: Suede over-the-knee boots, 2: Sony Playstation 4, 3: Lacquer bib, 4: Deco Noir watch, 5: Lucra L148} You all know that there is not much I love more than COLOR.  It begs for your attention… Look at me! Look … Continue reading

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When Leather Meets Feather 

{leather cropped top: Tibi, embellished clutch: Vanessa Bruno (60% off!), feather earrings: serefina, embroidered top: Vanessa Bruno, mesh bootie: BCBG, feather mini skirt: Milly} Remember me? Well, where we last left off I was complaining about my skin and how … Continue reading

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Fiercest Flats: Chiara Ferragni 

(all flats: Chiara Ferragni) If you asked me five years ago if I owned a pair of flats, I would have just laughed.  I went through all nine months of my pregnancy in four (+!) inch heels until the weight … Continue reading

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So Cute You’ll Want to Steal It 

When Mr. A and I were living in Las Vegas and just starting off our careers, we had Pickle in a daycare that was associated with the airport.  It was not at all fancy but it was a loving environment. … Continue reading

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Getting Vesty 

It snowed here today.  Again.  So I started looking through my Florida pics, in hopes that it would remind me of warmer weather and the ability to show your knees outdoors.  Here’s my favorite outfit from the trip… (vest: Alice … Continue reading

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Switching to Superga 

As much as I would love to be Victoria Beckham and prance around town in 6-inch heels with my little Harper (she so copied me on that one!) in tow, it isn’t possible all of the time.  I have been … Continue reading

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