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Pin It and Wear It

When it comes to winter outfit inspiration, I always find myself pinning the same type of outfit on Pinterest.  Jeans, white runners, toque, a tucked in tee, and some cute layers.  The girl usually looks comfortable and confident and is always with a coffee in hand.  Oh, and one other thing….she’s always skinny.  I weirdly pin these looks while saying to myself, “I could never pull that off”.  A tucked in top is a fear of mine.  There is still…

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The Floral Kimono

When it’s time for me to upgrade from my daily sweats and sweater at-home-uniform and put on something to wear out into the world, jeans and  a tee are my stand by.  It’s still comfortable, it’s still functional, and it doesn’t take a lot of thought or planning to get ready.  The easiest way for me to add a little style to this basic look is a floral kimono.  I have been in love with them since they hopped back…

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That Size In Between

As a size 14 woman, I find myself caught in that weird in between size abyss.  I can wear some clothes from “regular” sized stores, and I can wear plus size as well.  It can actually be hard to find a decent variety in size at times….until now.  One of my favourite lines, Dex Clothing has added size X to their plus size Spring collection.  While I do find a 1X works just fine in certain styles, a size X…

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Rainy Day Style

I had been waiting for a sunny day, or at least a day where it wasn’t raining, to take photos of some of my favourite outfits.  One glance at the weather forecast, and  I realized I’d be waiting a long time for that to happen.  So, instead, I revamped an outfit with rubber boots and my new Dex camo nylon shell, and made this a rainy day look. I am so ready for this dark, dreary weather to be over,…

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Addition Elle Workout Gear

My focus for the year is health for my family and for myself.  I’m cooking and eating healthy foods, starting to take the occasional break for myself to have some me-time, but I still need to conquer the regular exercise hurdle.  I am currently looking into some at home fitness options.  I am totally open to any suggestions you might have.  Has anyone ever taken part in an online fitness group?  A group to keep you accountable and help you…

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