Should you buy new clothes or press hold on your shopping while between sizes? For example, after pregnancy, or when you have gained a few pounds from stress? This is a question I hear so often from both new mamas and those who have gained weight from the stress of taking care of young children.
Here we are again, trying to get you out of your exercise clothes! Yes, you need washable clothing when you are home all day, alternating between work, childcare, and housework. However, if you look put-together, you will feel put-together.
Most people live in shorts in the summer, especially on the weekend or with kids. So what do you wear if you don’t feel comfortable in shorts and every day is a weekend? Although this blog is highly anticipated every year, it feels even more important this season!
I don’t know about you, but my “dress” pants haven’t seen the light of day in the last two and a half months. I’ve been living in pants made of cotton, jersey, ponte, and technical stretch fabrics, just like everyone else. I’m writing this blog while wearing linen shorts. Funny how linen feels fancy all of a sudden!
I don’t know about you, but I just want to be comfortable. Life is too short to worry about your pants digging into you or not stretching in all the places you need them to. Kyle and I are are obsessed with Ponte pants this season. Our favorites are from Theory, NYDJ and Vince Camuto. What is Ponte you ask? A magic, stretchy fabric that holds you in and moves with, not against, your body, while feeling like sweatpants all at the same time. Mine are Theory and years old. Like before kids old. But this fabric is so strong …