This past week I was at a blogger conference in Long Beach, California called We All Grow Summit (recap of this later) and it was definitely and uplifting experience for me, especially since the first 5 months of my pregnancy were a bit rough. It was nice to have a breath of fresh air and the company of amazingly talented and fashionable women, it gave me so much energy & motivation to keep blogging. I noticed many of my fellow bloggers at the conference sporting the cutest sneakers with jeans and dresses and then I visited my local Macy’s today to see shelves upon shelves with statement sneakers everywhere I looked. There were a variety of embellished, embroidered, glittery and metallic sneakers and I wanted them all! I’m all about a comfy and trendy sneaker since I’ve given up on heels for the rest of my pregnancy but I’ll probably compromise and get a pair or two.
December was crazy busy and it’s taken me so long to get back on the blogging track amongst being sick (more about this later), realizing my MAC hard drive had died (true, sad story and still in repair at the Apple store) and entertaining family at home during the holidays. January is a very welcomed fresh start and a great time to try out my first maxi dress from JCPenney.
I’ve been wanting to post this dress for a while and didn’t know if it was the right time because of the chilly weather in Houston. The truth is if you don’t like Houston weather, just wait a minute! Continue Reading