That’s what you’ve heard around here lately. I’ve been really sick. I spent most of the last couple of weeks in bed, going back and forth to the doctor, having tests run, and binge watching Gilmore Girls. I had never watched so much as an episode. I can honestly say…I don’t get the hype. Seriously. Don’t hate me.
So that means I haven’t been wearing many outfits, and when I did get dressed, I didn’t have the energy to take pictures. I went straight back to bed. I did capture a few outfits on my better days, and the rest I had to recreate in an extended photo sesh. I still don’t feel great, but I feel less bad than I did, so I’m pulling together posts when I can. Thanks for sticking with me.
I’m sure the winter weather in the month of April didn’t help my overall health. Winter lasted WAY TOO LONG this year. We had such a mild winter that this wasn’t unexpected. We didn’t get so much as a flurry until February, so snow in April was bound to happen. I was bundling up, but I wanted to at least feel like it was spring.
My number one priority during this time was ease and comfort, and that is what I got. I’m keeping this short so I can get it out before I run out of steam.
Has it finally thawed at your house?
It was my son’s birthday, and his favorite color is orange. I always wear my kids’ favorite color on their birthdays or special occasions, and I usually combine it with my favorite color, blue. To keep from looking like Halloween is just around the corner, I paired it with navy, cobalt and silver.
Stripes are pure comfort to me. I love the leather trim on the neckline and the sleeve stripe. I added a bolder blue purse to this navy and white combo to lighten it up a bit. My littlest wanted in the picture with me. Since I’m looking so pale, I thought she added a nice burst of color.
My birthday also fell in here, and my husband took me to one of my favorite restaurants for dinner, and then to HAMILTON!!!! On my birthday!!!! I was so excited! This is the third time I’ve worn this dress in the last two weeks. Check out how I styled this dress four different ways here.
I wear this denim shirt all the time. It’s one of my favorites. I carried this navy corduroy skirt and boots from winter to spring. Bare legs and rolled sleeves keep it lighter.
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