Hello Tuesday and hello ladies! I hope you all had a fantastic Memorial Day weekend and enjoyed time at home or time with family and friends. I spent the majority of the day with Chase, my oldest, while Barry worked and Raegan was off on a “day date” with her boyfriend. I read where a lot of you were out having fun with family and friends, some were lounging around and some were doing laundry like me LOL!
Since Barry was working, my mother stepped in and helped take some pictures really quick yesterday afternoon. Mom’s sure do help when you are in a pinch. I loved it! I got to spend time with her and we had some laughs. She’s 78 and gets so excited when she figures out something that is technical, and she picked up the photography side very quick. She has a craft room and is VERY artistic and crafty. She paints, draws, makes things that amazes me – so she took to this outing like a fish to water!
A lot of you love the longer shorts and I happened to have a new pair of khaki Bermuda shorts I wanted to be the focus of today’s blog. I am loving the longer length in the shorts and they are so cute when you dress them up a bit. These can be worn with sandals, wedges, flip flops, or tennis shoes. A very versatile piece, but I chose to wear them with wedges and take on a casual but dressy summer look.
I chose neutrals colors today since I have been wearing more vibrant colors in the past few weeks. Kohl’s is one of my favorite stores and I can always find something for everyone there. Croft and Barrow are one of my favorite brands and these are so stinking cute! I love a pull on pant or shorts, so these were a must-have. These have an 11-inch inseam and will go to your knee. It has a wide elastic waistband to help give you support, but enough stretch to make wearing them comfortable. They come in Sizes 0-20 and fit TTS. See the Croft and Barrow Pull
I opted for a sleeveless black V-neck bubble hem top to go with it, this is from the Loft years ago (maybe 10 – the clothes hold up very well). I have linked similar ones below and some options with sleeves since some women do not like sleeveless a lot.
I have also found different khaki shorts that you may like better, most of these options are from Kohls. they have the best variety of clothes for women over 40. Wearing shorts after 40 can be challenging at times. In our minds, we still feel young and vibrant, but we have also reached the age of a totally different outlook on clothes. I am looking for clothes that are more comfortable, less revealing and I think these shorts have everything I am looking for. Are you ladies feeling that way as you get older? I still wear regular shorts around the house, to the gym, but when we go out to eat, I rarely wear anything shorter any more. I think these shorts make my legs look longer also – they are long enough standing at 5’7 1/2 inches!! I’m embracing that and loving what God blessed me with LOL! Shop Kohls HERE.
I grabbed up my Steve Madden wedges again, a lot of you liked them and they sold out very fast on the last post. I found them in stock HERE and are priced only $59.99 and you can use AfterPay!! I think your payments will be around $15 every 2 weeks!! I have been wearing these cute wedges since we went to the beach and ladies – if you are looking style and comfort please grab these before they get gone again. Not only are the “bad to the bone” shoes (I mean they just look COOL!), you cannot beat the comfort of these shoes. See the Wedges HERE.
I have been looking my straw handbags everywhere and I have come to the realization Brooklyn has been playing with them and hid them somewhere in our home. LOL! I can laugh when she does these things, but I don’t think I never laughed when my kids did these type of things. Grandkids get away with everything and I don’t mind! LOL!!!
I opted to accent my outfit with a blush handbag I got from Burkes Outlet back in the winter. Since I was keeping the majority of my outfit neutral this would work well. I have linked blush handbags that are super cute and straw handbags (since these are SUPER trendy right now) for you to browse. How many of you have purchased a straw bag this year? Curious minds want to know LOL!
These earrings are from Bauble Bar and these are some of my favorites. If you love a statement earring, this could be the one you will LOVE! These are sold out right now but will be coming back in stock. We all love leopard print, so these are available now, but HURRY! They are selling out quick!
Today I am going to tackle cleaning out all my cabinets and rearranging them. I am finally going to find the lids to my Tupperware products and move things out that I am not using. I am trying to streamline my entire house into an organized (this is my spot) home. Once upon a time, my house was organized from one end to the other, but kids grow up and boy do they get messier! HA!!! What are you girls doing today?
Thanks for stopping by the blog and I hope you girls have a great Tuesday!
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Coral Items below are in my May party, the earrings are some of my favorite items. I have worn them many times on the blog – if interested the links are below. Thanks for helping me out with this party!
I purchased this skirt from Cato Fashions last week and thought I would show it real quick. This is a really cute and comfortable skirt that flows and it’s knee length! See the skirt HERE. This skirt has a rating of 5 stars and is only $13.99 right now!!
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