How To Make Casual Cool: A Tee + Denim Shorts

Happy Monday, sweet friends! Did you have a good weekend?

Ours was jam packed. We had family in town so the weekend was filled with a whole lot of fun. Mini golf, squirt gun fights, cookouts and a trip to the beach. Chicago has finally gotten the whole summertime memo and our pool opened last week…so yeah. It was a good weekend. 

Let’s talk casual style, shall we? I am ALL about that casual life. If I can be comfortable

The 5 Most Important Things I’ve Learned In 2 Years Of Blogging

Two years of blogging?? For real?? When I think back to my first blog post, I get a little welled up. I was a new mama, searching for something to fulfill that part of me that didn’t go away just because I became a mom.

I needed a place I could be ME again, instead of just being Harper’s mom. I needed to remember who I was before the incessant worrying about sleep and nursing and regressions and milestones. 

Celebrating My 2 Year Blogiversary With My Tribe (+ A Pretty Dress)

Happy Monday, sweet friends! Guess what? Today is pretty special around these parts. We’re celebrating 2 years of My Kind Of Sweet. (How can that even be??) 

And, no, I don’t have a mouse in my pocket. I say ‘we’ because…well, this little blog is a family affair. You see those sweet faces in that photo? They’re my tribe. 

I started this blog because I wanted to be able to share my thoughts on motherhood and my little day to

Under $50 Friday: Denim Shorts

Good ol’ denim shorts… They never fail, do they? 

To kick off June and summer and hot, sunny days, I’ve rounded up the best denim shorts for under $50. And don’t worry, they’re totally #momlife appropriate. (No booties hanging out at the playground.)

Since I was pregnant all last summer, my favorite denim shorts have been busy collecting dust for the last year or more. And, while I’m not in them quite yet (oh, lovely baby weight), that doesn’t stop

The Top Every Style Blogger Loves (That You Will, Too!)

Hi, sweet friends! Happy June! It’s a short but sweet one today…

Well, another day, another adorable Chicwish find… How cute is this top?! I’ve been seeing it on a lot of style bloggers, and when I received it in the mail last week, I instantly knew why.

First of all, it’s darling. It’s the perfect mix of girly, yet not over the top, like drowning in ruffles. And, I mean, you’re mixing eyelet and stripes?! SOLD. (Not to