button it up

There’s no denying it, I am obsessed with button up shirts. They are my go to, particularly on days when I’m standing there in my closet with a huge pile of clothes around my feet because nothing is working. I realized that every outfit I have on here so far involves a button up. I have to force myself not to reach for them. You can wear them oh so many ways. Here’s proof that they
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it’s almost halfway to the weekend

Jacket, JCPenney. Shirt & blue bracelet, J.Crew. Pants, H&M. Belt, Walmart. Shoes & top 3 bracelets, Anthropologie. Ring, Forever 21. Thanks to my sister Emmy for taking the photos. I would have introduced you, but she wasn’t lookin too hot today. She even said, “You’re lucky I put on jeans!” I’m glad we’re on the same page then. ;) Also, real quick…I just need to vent about those pants there. Love em because they were only
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congratulations mister emt

Seth is officially a hired EMT! For the past year and half or so, he has been pursuing his goal of becoming an EMT/Paramedic/Firefighter. Even though it’s been a tough and very competitive process, he has stuck it out and has never given up…and what d’ya know? It’s paid off! He inspires me to follow my dreams. Awe! Last night we went out to dinner to celebrate. Well, not really, but we were hungry and
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smart shopping

Lately I’ve been thinking that I need to shop smarter. Instead of justifying purchases, I need to think about what my closet actually needs. To illustrate, yesterday I got a vibrant, silky bright red button up on sale from J.Crew and I wanted to wear it to work today under a sweater and over a pencil skirt, but I realized that I don’t have any basic crew neck sweaters to wear over it. I mean who doesn’t
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