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Heck Yes, Buffalo Check!

This time of year is just plain crazy. First, Halloween ends (a couple weeks ago, I know) and all of a sudden it’s “Christmas”. Then the time changed and the world went black after 4PM. It’s so confusing (and a…

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Clothing Conundrum

What does fall look like in So Cal? Yes, we get to wear sweaters. Just instead of long-sleeved, they’re short-sleeved, and instead of sweaters, they’re polos. In all fairness, this is in fact a sweater polo so I guess…

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3 Things I’ve Learned in Five Years of Marriage

A few days ago I celebrated my five-year wedding anniversary. It was pretty surreal to look back on five years of marriage. In some ways it seems like it has just flown by. In others, it seems like we’ve…

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Green Means Go

Sometimes getting dressed requires a lot of thinking. There are days when I try on 5 different things before resorting to my favorite t-shirt or pair of jeans I wear all the time. It doesn’t always work out the…

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Fall in the Nineties

It’s been blazing hot here. And I’m not even exaggerating. In true California fashion, Fall has been signified by summer temps in the nineties. But, because I love you guys so much (or is it because I’m impatient to…

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So Much For Sweater Weather

It’s officially sweater weather. And by sweater weather, I mean “sweat”er weather. It has been in the eighties (sometimes nineties) still in Southern California. In order to indulge in a little fall fashion I’ve taken to light layers. This crewneck…

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Rethink Your Skincare Routine

I’m a geek for grooming products. Over the past few weeks I’ve been trying out a selection of skincare products from a small company called Snowy Owl Cove. The idea behind their grooming products (both for women and men)…

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Fall’ing The Right Way

So lately I’ve been ready to transition to fall. And fortunately for me, the weather has been unseasonably mild here so I’ve been able to indulge a bit. As I say that, I’m looking at the weather report for…

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Preppy With An Edge

My personal style has evolved quite a bit over the past few years. I love getting to experiment with different looks; going for casual and edgy one day and preppy and pulled together another. Combining different looks and creating…

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Get Comfortable, Be Confident

To me, comfort is king. If you don’t feel comfortable in what you’re wearing, you’re not going to be comfortable period. My point is that how can you be confident in anything you’re doing if you’re worrying about a tag…