healthy eats, tasty treats and fridays with oscar

it’s friday gang! are you ready for fridays with oscar?  we sure are. this week we are making a delicious recipe adapted from Bon Appetit’s February Healthyish issue—chickpea and chorizo tostadas, except i have modified their version to be tacos instead of tostadas. and what goes better with tacos than…

aging with strength, beauty, and grace

since we’ve been discussing all things new this past month, i thought i would introduce a segment that’s near and dear to my heart: aging with strength, beauty, and grace. but what does it mean to age gracefully? if you’ve hit the ripe old age of fifty, this thought most…

a renewed (fashion) sense of purpose

it’s all about new beginnings this month. as we enter a new year and a new decade, it’s the perfect time to re-examine our lives and adjust accordingly. everything from a closet cleanse to a new workout and diet regimen, to reconnecting with family and friends. changes like these help us…

let’s get social

join our Facebook book club


a day in the life | a view of my home gym

slow fashion | classic style | mlk day sales

the sunday brief | back to basics | bottoms

inject color into the winter | orange, turmeric and fridays with oscar

5 classic winter staples

new year, new you, and a new pair of denim


a day in the life | a view of my living room

as part of our new beginnings theme for the month,  i want to take you on a tour of my living room. both my dining and living room have been a work in progress since mr. style and i moved into this house, and i’m thrilled to share it with…

winter white | Ann Taylor

winter white it’s always a good day when i partner with Ann Taylor. love, love, love all the basics with a twist this brand carries. and come January winter white is a must-have wardrobe staple. there’s lots to love about this classic color. it’s soft, it’s flattering, and it goes…

the sunday brief | back to basics

last week, i shared a few tips and tricks on how to purge your closet. now that your wardrobe has been pared down, you might be scratching your head wondering what the next step is. today, we’re going to talk about wardrobe essentials and staples that will carry you from…