BEST STYLE PICKS UNDER $100 MARCH 2017 & A FLORAL MAXI DRESS

Hello Lovelies! Lately I’ve been telling you about the renovations, and changes that are happening at our house at the moment. Everything actually started with a water leakage from our dishwasher, and with our hardwood floors being taken out. We are waiting for new hardwood floors to be put in, in the meantime washing dishes […] Read more…

HOW TO WEAR A STRIPED BLAZER FOR SPRING

I am ready to shed the puffers, and long coats of winter, and replace them with suede jackets, and blazers. Here in the NW, it seems like we still have quite a bit of cold weather left, but mother nature is slowly showing signs of the upcoming season, and I can’t feel happier. I love […] Read more…

BEST OF NORDSTROM WINTER SALE 2017

Out of all the sales, it goes without saying that Nordstrom ones are on top of my favorites list. Since my move to the NW more than fifteen years ago, Nordies as we love to call it, has consistently been a place I shop at both online, and in store. I genuinely love this company, […] Read more…

5 LIFE UPGRADES I AM MAKING THIS SPRING

Every year, when seasons are about to change, I crave life updates & upgrades. I think its quite symbolic; when the environment around me is changing itself, I want the same for myself. These are usually minor, however they make a huge difference in my feeling refreshed, and renewed. Spring is probably one of the seasons […] Read more…

TRUNK CLUB REVIEW FEBRUARY 2017

Happy New Week Lovelies! (Although its Tuesday, it does feel like the beginning of a week after the three day weekend) We had so many day trips planned for the long weekend. Unfortunately a completely unexpected water leak from our only three yr old dishwasher did some damage on the kitchen hardwood floors, and we […] Read more…

VIVTOTE REVIEW AND 50% DISCOUNT CODE

I always enjoy to share new or “new to me” subscriptions I discover with all you ladies. There are wonderful personal styling services I receive including Stitch Fix (all my Reviews), Trunk Club (All my Reviews), Wantable (All my Reviews), and Golden Tote (all my Reviews). There is also Rocksbox my beloved jewelry Subscription Service […] Read more…

STITCH FIX REVIEW FEBRUARY 2017 & $350 GIFT CARD GIVEAWAY

The first two weeks of February was so very overwhelmingly busy and full of activities, family days, and school events that I did not even notice it was time to receive one of my favorite personal styling box in the mail. When I saw the familiar Stitch Fix logo box on my porch, I was […] Read more…

ELIZABETH & CLARKE SUMMER 2017 SPOILERS + DISCOUNT + RESTYLED JACKET

Elizabeth & Clarke is a shirt subscription I’ve been receiving for years. I LOVE their well made pieces, inventive fabrics, and thoughtful & unique designs. They create quarterly collections, with three shirts each, four times a year, and the majority of their shirts are made of unstainable fabrics now. (Read about their amazing unstainable technology […] Read more…

WANTABLE STYLE EDIT REVIEW FEBRUARY 2017

We are nearing March, and I am slowly but surely getting away from winter pieces, and starting to build my transitional spring wardrobe. Spring is still chilly in the NW, but it can also get warm suddenly so I make sure to layer my outfits to adjust to the temp changes throughout the day. As you […] Read more…

PINK KNIT ASYMMETRICAL HEM DRESS & FOLGERS JINGLE CONTEST

This post was sponsored by Folgers as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) guidelines concerning the use of endorsement and testimonials in advertising. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review. Coffee is a constant in our house. My husband is […] Read more…

SPRING STYLE WITH TILLYS AND 20% DISCOUNT CODE

What do you do when the temperatures drop to freezing levels in your normally mellow weathered city? You start dreaming of all things spring, and if you are me you also start thinking of your spring closet. In the NW, in the 17 years I’ve been living here, we’ve never experienced this much ice, snow, […] Read more…

5 THINGS I LOVE ABOUT VALENTINE’S DAY

Doesn’t it feel like holidays just ended ladies? I can’t believe that in two weeks it’ll be Valentine’s Day already. February is a big month for us as its the month our youngest was born. (which also makes it one of my favorite months even though I don’t enjoy the cold ) She is the only […] Read more…

GOLDEN TOTE REVIEW BOUTIQUE MYSTERY TOTE

February is here, and I can’t be happier that Spring is at least on the horizon. Although the temperatures are still at freezing level here in the NW, I’ve already started dreaming about warm weather, and summer vacations haha. For our collab with Golden Tote for a Boutique Mystery Tote, I was hoping to receive some new trendy […] Read more…

STITCH FIX JANUARY 2017 REVIEW & $50 GIFT CARD GIVEAWAY

Hello lovely Stitch Fix ladies! My first box of January 2017 was such a huge hit that I could not keep myself from ordering another Stitch Fix before the month ends. My 52nd box came and with it brought, once again, five pieces of gorgeousness my stylist hand picked with such expertise. I think she […] Read more…

TRUNK CLUB REVIEW JANUARY 2017

After two weeks of being completely snowed in, and then managing to get a really really bad cold after, I was so excited to be able to finally go out and return to my regular life this weekend. I received both my Trunk Club, Stitch Fix, and Serendipity for Little Lace Box last week as […] Read more…

TIPS FOR A HEALTHIER LIFESTYLE IN 2017 – NEW YEAR HEALTHIER YOU

Ladies are you ready to make 2017 your healthiest, most fit year yet? I sure have this very high on my wish list for the year, and of course immediately took action to turn the wish into an actionable plan. You may remember that I’ve briefly talked about this in a recent fitness update. As you may know, I’ve always […] Read more…

VALENTINE’S DAY GIFTS FOR HER 2017

It’s that time of the year ladies. Valentine’s Day is almost upon us, and you know I have a tradition of putting together Gift Guides with my best picks which I secretly hope would serve as inspiration for my husband haha. He receives new post notices in his inbox being a subscriber to TheBoxQueen however […] Read more…

BEST CHUNKY SWEATERS OF THE SEASON

As we are having a colder than normal winter season here in the NW, (just look at these very recent posts with snow covering my house – Elizabeth & Clarke Winter Collection AND Best of January Sales) I’ve been literally living in chunky sweaters every time I venture out this past month. Quite honestly though, […] Read more…

BEST SALES OF JANUARY 2016 & A GORGEOUS PURPLE CARDIGAN

In my previous blog, where I shared Elizabeth & Clarke’s Winter Collection in three outfits, (and a limited time 25% discount code) I mentioned that we were getting snowed in, and the kids schools were off. Well ladies, the NW proves to be really cold this winter, something we are not used to in the […] Read more…

ELIZABETH & CLARKE WINTER 2017 REVIEW AND 25% DISCOUNT CODE

I am writing to you lovelies from a Winter Wonderland right now. Its quite hard to believe that this year the NW has been covered with snow & ice ten times more than the total times it did in the 16 years I’ve been living here. 🙂 I am starting to get cabin fever a […] Read more…

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