Monday, January 16, 2012

I wish I were the rain

 Love mixing black with brown...
 Layered 3 pearl necklaces... I ordered a new 3 strand one with super huge pearls from asos but it hasn't arrived yet.

 We have such similar boots so whenever she wears them I usually save the outfit as inspiration... I love my red rain boots cause they are taller than usual and narrower than usual which fit my skinny calves so much better...

Plaid Blouse - Gap
Red T-neck & OTK socks - Forever 21
Skirt - TJ Maxx
Belt - Limited
Purse - chloe
Necklaces - Charlotte russe and gifts
Boots - Henri Bendel
Sunglasses - House of Harlow

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We had a whole set of different plans today of going to the skateboarding park for kids to watch older children do skateboarding tricks then have them ride their scooters and then lunch. But with rain we knew it was risky so we went to the Children's Museum downtown instead. Met with 2 other mommy friends there so 6 kids was quite exhausting in a big place with 3 floors and 6 kids with a mind of their own wanting to go different directions. But, after many warnings and talks we managed to keep them together and flow through each area/activity.
In the afternoon my parents came over and I could sneak to go get my nails done and run a couple errands.

Yes I really do these things in the outfits I post/wear... Pearls and all do not stop enjoying clay art with the kids. The outfit actually was very kid friendly since I wore leggings underneath I didn't feel like I had a mini skirt on. And the flat boots are so comfy. The forget you have them on after you put them on.

Going home with their clay art in hand....


  1. Aww the kids are super adorable <3 I love their little hats and their expressions (especially the very last photo).

    I love the outfit you have here :) I certainly love how you paired your plaid top with dark bottoms and the boots! Fantastic.

    Jo Bao ♥

  2. Love your plaid shirt and red wellies! perfection :)

    xx Ivana

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  3. Loving the Wellies and the plaid! Also, thanks for adding me to your blog roll :) Tres, flattered!!! Oh and Instagram is an app for the iPhone where you can take photos with your phone and use different vintage filters and then share them on Twitter or Facebook. It's pretty cool!

  4. We think that your blog is just too cute! Those sunnies are AMAZING!

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  5. I really love this look! So simple and yet sophisticated. ;)

    Looks like you guys had a great day. My sisters and I would have loved a place like that. We were always getting in trouble for drawing on the walls at

  6. loving the plaid with the pearls! such a great look together. and those boots are fab. your kiddos are looking adorable in their cold weather clothes :)

  7. Stylish mom! And Trevor and Juliet are so adorable! I like that you mentioned your changed the platform to flats during the day. It looks better with heels, of course, but the fact that you change the shoes makes it seem real instead of magazine-like, picture-perfect artificial character that we could never copy!

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  8. That children's museum looks really cool. I love the boots. I really need to get a pair. We are supposed to get 3-4 inches of rain today.
    No More Sweatpants


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