The Blanket Scarf

easy weekend look

The blanket scarf…oh boy. If you could’ve only seen how many times I wrapped this thing around me until I found the right “look,” but it was all for the fashionable good. The blanket scarf is a must have this season in order to look remarkably chic and stay incredibly warm. Here are some tips to style yours.

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Behind the Lens with Christie Spencer


It’s about time you’ve met Christie of Christie Spencer Photography! Christie is no stranger to the blog. In fact, she’s been the lady behind the lens for almost all of the shoots on TLG and a personal friend for many years. We asked her a few questions about how she juggles family and her work, what inspires her, and of course, her advocacy of breakfast dessert. Here’s what she had to say:

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The Buffalo Check Shirt

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I have been searching for the perfect buffalo check shirt forever. Sure, I’ve found them in stores but they’ve either been too fitted or have too many embellishments. What about a girl who wants a classic?! Well, on a recent trip to Burlington I found my match! This one is a classic and can be worn a variety of ways. Let me tell you!

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Holiday Cards with Minted + GIVEAWAY

Minted Holiday cards

Can you believe that there are only 8 more Friday’s until Christmas? Have you even started to think about holiday cards with Halloween in just a few days? I send holiday cards every year, but this year I’m changing it up from my usual glitter store-bought cards and I’m adding a personal touch with a clean, modern design. I’m doing holiday cards with design-marketplace Minted.

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Football Sunday Survival Guide

girl watching football

Another Sunday has rolled around, and to you, it’s a day you’d rather spend away from the TV with your guy. Football isn’t your thing, but he can’t be bothered between the hours of 10am – 7:30pm PST. “If you can’t beat them, join them.” Now is the time to join, and not just for the snacks at the football party. Here are a few tips to get you into the game and to score some points with your significant other.

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The Tunic Sweater

fall neutrals

I’m so ready for fall but this weather in Sacramento just hasn’t turned yet. What’s a girl to do? Wear a sleeveless tunic sweater, of course. A tunic sweater is the perfect way to shake up your look for the season. With numerous styling options, you’ll be looking like you stepped out of a magazine in no time.

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