The Adventure Starts Here: Summer "Mommy" Style

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Summer "Mommy" Style

Today I'm sharing a sampling of my wardrobe from the past four weeks.  Going through these photos, I realized a few things.  First, I wear a lot of black!  I never really thought I had a problem of not having color in my wardrobe, but this post would suggest otherwise.  And second, I tend to wear the same earringssunglasses, and sandals almost every single day!

So let's start with my black and white outfits...

Back to school clothes shopping for Noah.

top | shorts | sandals (no longer available at Old Navy) | sunglasses | earrings  

Lunch and errands with my mom.  The white napkin at Cheesecake Factory did a number on my black dress!

dress (new print) | sandals (no longer available at Old Navy) | sunglasses  | earrings 

A 4 year old birthday party.  I actually wore different sandals... alert the media!

dress (I'm usually a large, but ordered a tall medium for length) | bracelets  | sandals (in black) | sunglasses  

A 2 year old birthday party.

striped shirt (similar) | maxi skirt (similar | similar necklace  | sunglasses 

Running errands, including a trip to the dentist with Noah. 


And once again, Noah had to get in on the action!  Our stripe game is strong ;)

tank | skirt - old Loft (similar) | necklace - similarsimilar 
Noah's pajamas (other colors) | camera remote 

With all that black and white, it was time to add some color.

Hibachi dinner with friends.

kimonotank | jeans | sandals (in black) | necklace | earrings 

Lowes Build & Grow.

shirt | shorts (solid and printed options) | sandals (no longer available at Old Navy) 

And then there are times when I go for comfort and opt against doing my hair...

Running errands in 110 degrees after a day at the pool.  I tried to wear as little as possible while Noah opted for pants.  I do not know how he stood wearing pants in that heat!

 pineapple tank - similar | shorts - I ordered Tall for extra length (no longer available on Gap online, similar) 
similar metallic sandals | cross-body (other colors) | sunglasses 
Noah's camo shirt (in blue) and pantssandals  

Dropping my car off to be fixed... and then spending the day at home.

t-shirt (old Old Navy) | shorts (similar) 

The past few weeks, we've spent a lot of days at the beach or pool.  Since I only have a few swimsuits and coverups, sharing them over and over again would get rather boring. Here's a sample of how you'll find me most days... with a hat and sunnies or wet from the pool hair!

  dress, no longer available on Loft - similar sunglasses  | earrings | hat, no longer available on Old Navy - similar 
 caftan (similarsimilar) | sunglasses  | earrings | hat, no longer available on Old Navy - similar 
 tankini (and on sale!) | sunglasses  | hat, no longer available on Old Navy - similar 

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7 comments:

  1. I am loving all the black and white friend. Are those regular go to colors for you?! Every time I see that plaid Loft shirt I swoon a bit. I should see if they still have it and just suck it up. I also love that kimono too!

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  2. Love all that black & white on you! The gingham top is my fav!

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  3. I'm a sucker for black and white! So, I love all of these! But, I think my favorite is the black and white maxi shirt with the pink necklace. It's the perfect pop of color!

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  4. Lots of black and white! That tankini is cute!

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  5. I wore a black dress yesterday and someone commented that I wear a lot of black lol. It's true but I love it because it's so flattering and versatile. I love your outfits!

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  6. Nothing wrong with keeping it classic with black and white! Bonus points for all the stripes ;) ADORE your kimono!!

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