Outfits: Brighten Up the Office

“If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy, if the simplest things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for your soul is alive.”

~Eleanora Duse~

menswear warby parker summer 2015

Lands End Hyde Park Dress Shirt ($49).  Tie Bar Silk Knit Tie ($25).  Warby Parker Stockton Sea Green Crystal Glasses ($95+).  J. Crew Oxford Cloth Chinos ($80).  Cole Haan Webster Belt ($33).  Bulova Dress Watch ($102).  Bass Burlington Oxford ($79).

Mother’s Day Ideas

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Ah, Mother’s Day.  National “take-mom-some-flowers-and-then-out-for-brunch-after-church” day.  While flowers and a meal are nice, do these things really let your mom know how much she means to you?  In fact, have you ever stopped to really think about what your mother means to you much less found an authentic and meaningful way to tell her?

While I understand our nationally adopted ways of trying to give our moms some much needed recognition, I think we can do better.  I think we can dig deep and each come up with something that will be truly meaningful.  We can give our mothers something more than a symbolic bouquet.  Here are a few ideas for showing your mother your appreciation this year.

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