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Family Photos

Family photos! The very first thought that went through my mind after I scheduled our shoot was, of course, “what are we all going to wear?”. This was followed by, “I will need to buy us all new outfits.” It is so ingrained in me that these type of events require fresh, new clothes. Or at least, it was. Although this is the initial thought that goes through my mind, I’m snapping out of the habits of actually going out…

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Curated Thrift Fashion For Sizes 10+

Curated thrift and vintage sites. I love them! I love perusing items people have hunted for and I’m a sucker for anything that is presented in a beautiful way. There was, however, one problem I kept running into when trying to shop these sites…they had nothing in my size. Anything being offered up was always in the size 2-8 range. Occasionally I would see a size 10, but I haven’t been a size 10 in years. I’m a proud size…

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Wide Leg Black Pants 3 Ways

Ok Ladies! I’m here to help. I’ve had quite a few people ask me how I would style my new, black, wide leg, Free Label pants. (Find them here.) I modelled these beauties for their Fall campaign, fell in love, and had to buy them for myself. For the photoshoot these pants were paired with cropped style tops. The question I kept getting was “How would you and can you style the pants without a crop top?” Yes you can!…

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Imperfectly Sustainable

As some of you may know, I started this year off by exploring and educating myself in the world of slow fashion vs. fast fashion, along with sustainability, and our consumerism. Some days I feel like my head is going to explode with all the information I have taken in over the past eight months. It can be a frustrating journey as there are a lot of information out there that is a matter of opinion and, no surprise, a…

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Rethinking Back To School Shopping

It’s that time of year when we’re being slapped in the face with back so school ads every time we turn on the TV or scroll through our social media feeds. My only school aged kiddo can’t wait to get back to school. Grade one is a big deal! It can be exciting to shop for Fall clothes….my personal favorite season, so I’m right there with ya! It can also be an expensive time of year for parents and we…

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