GAME SET MATCH

When I was in high school, the furthest thing from my mind was looking stylish when I was on the tennis court. I would throw on some old tee shirt and gym shorts – whatever I could find that was clean. Fast forward a few years later and things have changed a great deal! Back then I dreamed about owning anything from Lacoste. It was a brand I associated with helping me look good when I played the game and also allow me to move easily and gracefully across the court. Today I have a deeper appreciation for the fabric Lacoste…

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MINERAL THERAPY

When it comes to my skin, I take great care in what I choose to use and am a firm believer that you need to pay close attention to what products you use and that you constantly need to modify them depending on your environment and season. With summer behind us, and my skin suddenly exposed to cold and dry conditions, it’s time to update my skin care by introducing thermal therapy. VICHY MINERALIZING THERMAL WATER This was the product that started it all for me. During summer, I got a slight sunburn and was dealing with dry peeling skin around my forehead and nose.…

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DISTRACT

It seems that fall fashion tends to intensely focus on over the knee boots. When OTK boots first came on the scene, I was saying a prayer of thanks for allowing me to wear my favorite dresses and keeping my feet cozy warm. They are the chicest shoes to wear for the season and perfect to take your style to a whole new level. Gigi and Kendall embraced OTK boots and accented them with a modern touch during fashion week. They styled them with oversize sweaters, thigh high skirts, and short shorts. With all of my favorite celebs rocking this trend, I took the…

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DENIM LAYERS

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Denim on denim is my favorite combo, especially when it’s my favorite jacket and these cute shorts that cost me under $50 total. I love how soft the material is and how the frayed edges distract from how big my thighs are getting with each week of my pregnancy. Plus, can we talk about how slim they make my legs look! With my body changing every week and my stubbornness to get anything from the maternity store, I like to choose pieces that compliment my new figure. What better way to do this than to…

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VISITING NAPA VALLEY

If you follow me on snapchat (smittensophie), you know I recently had the opportunity to visit Napa Valley for our babymoon. Napa Valley is so beautiful and reminds me a great deal of Italy. I was in Italy last year and remember falling in love with the rolling hills of greenery during my train ride across the country. We planned on going back this year but with my pregnancy and the temptation of amazing farm to table food, we changed our plans and booked a trip to Napa Valley instead. I am a city girl at heart and love living…

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