What 2015 Taught Me

As I’m sitting here agonizing over what to say in my return to blogging, I realize that it is only getting harder to hone in one one specific topic or excuse for my inconsistency. The truth is, for the past fewย weeks, I have been happily living my life, missing summer (like ACTUAL summer), consuming my body weight in holiday treats and reminiscing on the adventures of the past year. I have made more trips to the new Primark location at Downtown Crossing than I am willing to admit, snuggled with everyone’s favorite four-legged sidekick Lucy and logged some serious hours at the ballet studio. I have loved every minute of it but now it’s time to reflect on how each of these memories has culminated into the person I’ve become over the past year.

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“Dreams & fantasies” are what you have before your quarter-life crisis…

Keep reading for my end-of-the-year reflection!

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7 Ways To Wear F/W 2014

With September on the horizon, NYFW is rapidly approaching. In case you’re like me and don’t have front row seats to the Cรฉline show, there are plenty of ways to get inspired and own the looks that will be taking over the runway this season.

This & more luxe goodness ahead!
This & more luxe goodness ahead!

Keep reading for seven trends that are going to be huge this season!

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24 Things Every Boston-Area City Girl Knows To Be True

With the return of college students to the city & my own summer vacation coming to an end, it’s never a bad time to make note of all the things that make this city great (& a great big pain in the you-know-what).

Bostonians are good at being shellfish.
Bostonians are good at being shellfish.

Keep reading to find out what I love (& love to hate) in the greatest city in the world!

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A “More Awesomer” Kind of Week

With summer coming to a close, the temperatures cooling down & the days gradually becoming shorter, you would think that this summer girl would be finding plenty of reasons to be bummed out. On the contrary, I’ve packed this last week with so many amazing activities and memories that I can’t wait to share.

Photo credit: Lindsey of More Awesomer
Photo credit: Lindsey of More Awesomer

Keep reading for who, what, where and what I wore!

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What I Wore: Summer Weekend Edition

On any given weekend, I’m with my family, grabbing coffee, running errands or meeting up with friends.ย From morning to night and shoes to hats, there’s no telling what kind of outfit I’ll put together.

#whatiwore & more on Polyvore.
#whatiwore & more on Polyvore.

Keep reading for seven looks I love & some style inspiration for your weekend!

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How To Wear: Yellow

Look at the stars,
Look how they shine for you,
And everything you do,
Yeah, they were all yellow.

As you may recall, a couple of months ago I shared my styling tips for wearing purple on Casey Messmer’s blog. Today’s post is inspired by the cloudy days I’ve been experiencing up in Boston and the best shade for a summer-y pop of color.

Shine on with my sets as styled on Polyvore.
Shine on with my sets as styled on Polyvore.

Keep reading for how I maintain a sunny disposition in my wardrobe and beyond!

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Cheap & Chic: Summer Favorites & Where To Find Them

With the annual Nordstrom Anniversary sale nearly underway, now seems as good a time as any to share some of my favorite fashion finds you can score for cheap at many of the mid-summer sales. These are classics you can wear year-round and you’ll be glad you scooped them up on a bargain instead of paying full-price out of desperation down the road.

Think & look ahead about your fashion needs for fall now!
Think & look ahead about your fashion needs for fall now! (Photo credit.)

Keep reading for more on my picks for some mid-summer magic in your closet!

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