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    4 Casual Thanksgiving Outfits

    I am so excited for Thanksgiving next week. Are you, too? It’s the kickoff of the holiday season, and we will be able to celebrate with family, eat some good comfort food, and pick out and decorate our Christmas tree. The whole weekend is one of my favorite times of the year. Taking time away from work & school and finding extra ways to relax and play are so important for our family after this challenging year. Also, because I know it is part of the weekend, I just want to say that Black Friday really isn’t a big part of relaxing or playing for me/us. That’s probably not the…

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    The Best Hiking Shoes for Outdoor Adventures

    If you’ve been around for awhile, you’ll know that hiking has become one of our family’s favorite activities. There are some fantastic trails in and around Indianapolis, and it’s been fun to be outside with our kids and experience the beauty of all four seasons. After an extensive internet quest for a pair of hiking shoes for myself, here are six top-rated options for long hikes in all conditions. When looking for a pair of hiking shoes, there are a lot of options, features, and opinions about what is considered the best. Here are a few features to consider to narrow in on the right pair for your needs: Boots…

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    Fall Shoe Edit

    I’ve slowly been organizing my closet for the new season, and this week I began to swap out sandals for more appropriate fall footwear. Looking over this collection, there’s a common thread – these shoes are all very comfortable to wear, and they’re made from quality materials. I don’t mind spending a little more on shoes since they can really change the look of an outfit and well made shoes last longer and feel better. I style these shoes every week in my outfit posts, but this post gives a better overview of my wardrobe as a whole. Starting from top to bottom, left to right Nisolo Ava Ballerina Flat.…

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    Review: Veja V-10 & Everlane Court Sneakers

    Sneakers, as a trend, are here to stay. Versatile and comfortable, a pair of neutral sneakers are a great addition to your wardrobe. In this post, I want to review and compare two of my favorite sneakers – the Veja V-10 and the new Everlane Court Sneaker. You have seen me wear these often in my weekly outfits, because they work with a variety of styles and can be dressed up or down. Veja V-10 Sneaker $150 Runs big, size down a full size (I am a size 8 and wear the US 7/UK 38) Requires breaking-in by slipping the tongue off to the side of your ankle Made of…

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