Happy weekend gals! I love fall, and the weather in October is the best in the midwest. This weekend we are in Michigan visiting family – we are going to a Halloween Party and have also booked seats for a fall train ride. Everyone can agree that a basic fall uniform is sweater + jeans + boots, right? These classic outfit pieces always create a wining style- especially during the cooler months. Outfit on repeat. Today I want to share how to elevate the style of the basic fall uniform for under $150 with modern pieces, including designer jeans!
My sweater looks like a classic crewneck- and it is from the front! The back has fun straps that cross which take this classic sweater up a notch in the style department! The best part — the sweater is currently on sale for $15.99. If you have a Kohl’s charge card, you can save an additional 30% with the code FALL30 and grab this sweater for about $11!
About a decade ago I discovered how amazing the quality of designer denim is compared to less expensive jeans, but the price can be shocking. $200+ for a pair of jeans, no thanks! As I mentioned in my previous outfit post, as a general rule, I typically only buy new jeans if I can score them for $100 or less. I always check Nordstrom Rack, Off 5th and Last Call, sometimes even Amazon. I snagged these 7 For All Mankind distressed skinny jeans for $79!
I threw on my favorite new fall booties which are currently on sale for $34.99 at Kohl’s (Remember to use that 30% off coupon listed above and you can grab these booties for just under $25)!
My bag is from a fun shop in the Oregon District in Downtown Dayton, Heart Mercantile, but I’ve found a similar version available at Old Navy for under $30. And since most people share my fondness for saving money, I wanted to let you know that you can save an additional 20% off using the code SWEET which makes it under $24! Grab them all today before the winter blows in!!!
Sweater with 30% off- $11. Booties with 30% off- $25. Bag with 20% off- $24. Jeans at $79.97. Outfit total= $140!
Sweater: Kohls | Jeans: Nordstrom Rack | Booties: Kohl’s | Earrings: Kohl’s (sold out) | Bag: Heart Mercantile (similar) | Watch: Macy’s
Happy Wednesday babes! A quick supplement post run workout turned into a full body workout! Targeting biceps, quads and core you’ll work head to toe in no time! The 4 moves x3 will quickly become full body workout favorite. Keep reading to grab all the moves! A few weeks ago I was having a pretty unmotivated week. You know those weeks were you are busy (or maybe not) and no matter what it seems impossible and daunting to actually work out? Seriously, any tips on how to overcome those slums? leave a comment and help a girl out! Yeah I […]
A current trend that I am loving this fall are the bell sleeves! They can add so much sass to the most basic top. Today I am sharing a fall date night look with bell sleeves- a fun twist on a classic look! Make the classic white top + denim show some sass with bell sleeves and distressed denim. Such an easy outfit that is effortless stylish! My bell sleeve top is from the A New Day line exclusively found at Target. Have you checked out the new clothing line? This is my first piece! It has good structure with nice […]
Guess what? About mid-week the temps dropped to feeling like fall here in Dayton! Yes! Break out the sweaters! At least for a day because it’s warming up again this weekend! But first, let me show you a simple way to layer up a cold shoulder top. When the temps cooled off to below 70 this week I decided to layer up the cold shoulder button up that I was planning to wear to work that day. A knit vest is a perfect layering piece for this! Added warmth of the knit material but still showing off the shoulders a […]
Kettebells are a great tool for exercise! The types of movement with a kettlebell workout promotes functional strength with flexibility. Plus it is cardio and strength all in one which is always a bonus! I’m sharing a 25 minute kettlebell workout that I did last week. Warning- my legs and abs were sore for a few days! #nopainnogain I used a 10lb kettlebell for this workout. If you do not own a kettlebell you can substitute with a dumbbell. Run through each exercise, then repeat the round before moving on. Make sure on those single side exercises that you complete a […]
It was another warm weekend here in Dayton! Fall fashion is my favorite but in these hot humid autumn days no one is thinking about cute sweaters and jackets. Keep reading to for a few of my style tips on how to dress for these warm fall days! It is still warm.. and humid. We turned our air back on this weekend. As much as I’m itching to wear some fall coats and sweaters I will take the around 80 days for as long as I can! It makes fall fashion a little trickier but totally doable with a few […]
Wife. Mom. Boss. A new favorite shirt for a Sunday Funday with the fam in my home city. Enjoyed our little afternoon watching trains, sipping cava and eating tacos in the Cleveland Flats. I like to think part of it is due to my new perspective on conquering it all. Continue reading to learn more! Adam travels quite a bit for work but he was fortunate enough to slow (okay pretty much halt) work travel for most of this year since Lil Miss was born. Last month that travel lull came to an end and I had my first rodeo […]
The JoyLab line from Target launched on Sunday. Have you checked it out? I have not popped over to my local store to see what they have but I have eyed some of the pieces online. Today I am sharing eight of my favorites from Target’s new activewear line! Keep reading to see my picks! #1 The Long Sleeve Wrap Shirt Joylab’s cute wrap around tee was the item I was most excited to purchase from the new JoyLab line- apparently I am not alone because there are already limited sizes available in the three color options (blush, deep olive […]
I was not sure I would get to wear this dress again this fall but babes- it is still reaching in the 80’s here (and all week too!) I really can not believe this weather we are having! By adding rich textures and fall staples I can take a spring floral dress into fall. Which is clutch in this weather! I purchased this dress on clearance at Kohl’s online over the summer for $10 to put back for fall. I thought even though it is a spring floral dress that the sleeves and rich hues it could still be pulled […]
A healthy twist on two classic fall recipes without the guilt. Protein pumpkin donut and hot chai acv cider are a must try! Keep reading for full details! One of my favorite activities to do when we visit my husband’s hometown in the fall is to hit up a cider mill for donuts and hot cider- I’m hoping to do that next month when we visit! Until then, I like to whip up baked donuts and warm spiked cider at home. Today I am sharing two of these recipes with a healthy twist in collaboration with the Cozy Fall Moments […]