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PrairieGirl

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One Week of a Stay At Home Mom’s Wardrobe

I wanted to do a fun post to help inspire moms to feel good about themselves when life is feeling anything but glamorous.  So, on went my thinking cap of how to spin it.  I started by going online and researching what kind of information is out there for moms in regards to creating an at home wardrobe. One article I read, from 2014, was written by a mom who was young and tiny and who’s main message was “moms…

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Muse

Going down the rabbit hole that is social media, I found myself clicking on posts about inspiring mothers or mom “muses”.  I love when women are celebrated.  What is not to love about a gorgeous picture of a mom and her babe(s) in a beautiful setting, celebrating the beauty that is mom? I adore this images.  They really do portray the beauty of motherhood. The one disappointment though was that I found all these women to look alike.  Young, thin,…

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Spring Wardrobe

My fabulous friend, and fellow blogger, Alicia recently wrote an article about Navigating A Personal Style Crisis.  It totally spoke to me.  (Give it a read, I guarantee you’ll identify with it.)  The biggest thing I got out of her piece was realizing that I am guilty of hanging on to pieces that the “old Jen” would have worn.  Sure I’ve purged my closet a ton, but there are still some sartorial ghosts in there.  The old Jen had a…

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Mom’s Day Out

Having a Mom’s day out that doesn’t involve running errands, doing something for the kids, or going to an appointment at the dentist or doctor, is kind of a rare thing these days.  So when I got invited to have a day out (ON MY OWN) to explore all that Tsawwassen Mills has to offer, I jumped at the chance. It was my first time out to Tsawwassen Mills and it did not disappoint.  I figured any good shopping trip…

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Travel Capsule Wardrobe for Mom

It’s Spring Break Yo!  I would love to say we are heading out some place fab on an airplane to take in some sunshine, buuuuut we aren’t.  For those of you who are lucky enough to have a holiday coming up in the near future, I thought I’d help get you started.  When you are a mom going on a family vacation, it means having to pack for EVERYONE.  So, what does mom pack for herself? Last November, we took…

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