Jennifer Lilley is an award-winning creative writing and communications professional who loves heels (even her flip flops have wedges) and pencil skirts, and has seen her hair through more shades than a Pantone color wheel.
I think there’s nothing prettier than walking in a room and seeing a vase of flowers. Of course decorative pillows and a nice painting also do the trick, but something about flowers really livens up a room and makes [.....] [...] Read More
Confession time: I’m not neat when it comes to packing jewelry for a getaway. OK, I’m downright careless. While my sandals rest carefully between perfectly folded shorts, my jewelry is another story. I toss ‘em in a plastic [.....] [...] Read More
Summer‘s in full swing, which means many of us are in body-baring mode. Even if we’re not into showing our midriffs at the beach, there’s nothing wrong with some lunges and power walks here and there. The problem? Getting fit in style.
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July 4th is right around the corner and like most things full of fun and freedom, we can’t wait to celebrate. That means not only digging into Aunt Carolyn’s potato salad, but showing those stars and stripes some love.
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Summer‘s in full force and of course, that means stepping out in feminine, fun styles. When it comes to footwear, one trend we can’t get enough of are shoes with laser cut out designs. Their patterns range from perfectly round [.....] [...] Read More
It’s official: we can finally say, “it’s summer!” Summer and all its sunny glory arrived on June 21st and we think a great way to declare our love of the season is with pretty summer [.....] [...] Read More
Whoo-hoo . . . Kate Middleton’s baby is almost here! We’ve been waiting for this moment forever. Well, OK, nine months. Every step of the way, we’ve watched conservative Kate rock chic maternity clothes. But the shoe lover [.....] [...] Read More
For those of us who 1.) can’t get enough of summer and 2.) are itching to brighten up their home (or both), summery table lamps are just watt (ahem) we need. Bright bases, colorful shades and cheery designs brighten [.....] [...] Read More
Great jewelry? Check. Perfect shoes? Double check. A wrinkled, old paper lunch bag “clutch” to accent those cute flats? We think not. When it comes to carrying our lunch to work or even a casual outdoor get-together with [.....] [...] Read More
I’m going to get right to it: I’m a filigree fanatic. Always was, always will be. With its intricate designs and scrolling patterns, filigree jewelry is a pretty accent that works with just about any look. [.....] [...] Read More
Nothing says summer like sun-kissed skin. See ya, Spring (unofficially, but that’s fine with me and my mayo arms). Hello, tanned skin! Well, maybe not so fast. Before we kick get-a-tan mode into high gear, let’s do [.....] [...] Read More
Whether it’s baby weight, the freshman 15 (or 40) or too many Snickers bars, a lot of ladies are on a weight loss journey. Losing weight is great, but wearing our size 22’s when we’re now a 16 [.....] [...] Read More
Much as I love my sky-high heels and faded jeans, when it comes to attending church, I’m OK leaving them home. For me, church-appropriate styles are about subtle, conservative pieces instead of ones that make me look like [.....] [...] Read More
Ladies’ night out is fun, but sometimes staying in with friends is even better. We can kick off our heels, don’t have to shout to be heard and can avoid hokey “do you believe in love at first [.....] [...] Read More