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Mens Style Inspiration: Just the Basics for the Weekend

Yaayyyyy for the weekend! I so wanted to sleep in today, but the thought of sweet custard buns got us out early!! There happens to be a Chinese bakery in town that makes them–apparently the only one in the Twin Cites. What a find! They have everything from bbq pork buns to delicious roast duck. It’s a

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For Men: The Best Online Summer Sales of 2017

Men, I didn’t forget about you… There are a ton of amazing online sales for you too. From summer essentials to the perfect wedding party ensemble, here’s a round-up of some of my favorites! Sizes are limited, so get shopping!     GANT Rugger Linen Blazer in Navy: The perfect lightweight summer suit in a linen/cotton

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Style Inspiration: What to Wear to the Ballpark

Totally unexpected post today… This happens to be my birthday week, and I had no idea hubby made plans for us until the weekend. Surprise!!! We were off to our first Twins game! If we look like tourists, it’s because we’ve never been to Target Field. Aside from watching Ayden play softball, we’ve never seen the Twins play. Kind

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Mens Style Inspiration: Definitely On Track For Fall

Thanks for stopping back! We’re finally settling into our new place. Every day has been a bit of rediscovery–checking out familiar neighborhoods and favorite spots. But mostly, we’ve realized how much we missed our hometown. Today, hubby and I decided on a lunch date. Of course, we headed off to St. Paul. There are so

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Mens Style Inspiration: Father’s Day Edition in White Jeans and Denim Jacket

Men, this one’s a summertime favorite… And it’s perfect for a day of celebrating dad this weekend. In this style inspiration, we’re featuring two of this season’s musts: white jeans and the denim jacket. Get the Look: So cool and effortless. Nothing complicated here. Just a fantastic fit all around. A printed button down keeps it interesting and

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Mens Style Inspiration: How to Wear the Polo From Golf to Brunch on Father’s Day

Father’s Day is just around the corner… I thought we’d focus on some men’s style as well as inspirations for the upcoming special day. For all the golfing dads out there, this one’s for you. Even if you’re not much for golf, this look is just a great summer uniform. If your guy is a regular

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Mens Style Inspiration: Thanksgiving Ready

Thanksgiving is just a couple weeks away! It’s time to plan. In the next few, I’ll be posting a series of style inspirations including mens. For most, it’s a fairly casual celebration. At least for our family it has always been that way. And guys, I’m sure you’ll be more focused on the game than what you’re wearing anyways,

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Mens Style Inspiration: The Fall Bomber Jacket

Hello all! I’m so excited to talk men’s inspiration today. My camera shy hubby agreed to do another shoot–this time focusing on the fall bomber. Generally, his wardrobe is very casual. He doesn’t have a formal work schedule which offers less restrictions on what he wears. Basically, jeans are his life. In this style inspiration,

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Style Inspiration: Summer Concert Night at the Hollywood Bowl

My dad’s in town this week which means we’re all sort of on vacation too.  This is his first trip to Los Angeles since we’ve moved–so far enjoying everything about it minus the traffic.  I think it’s a shocker for anyone visiting for the first time.  I’m still not used to the speed at which

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Chic Father’s Day Gifts for Dad

Father’s Day is Sunday, June 16th!  I’ve put together some summer favorites that would be perfect for Dad’s special day.  Enjoy!!!   1. French Connection Geebung Gingham Shirt $78  For those scorching days, nothing’s better than a lightweight shirt.  So many great details on this style by French Connection. (available in 2 colors) 2. Ray-Ban

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