Tuesday, August 20, 2013

WIWW: Maxi from day to night + link up!





Seriously? Who doesn't love a good maxi dress? Loose, flowy, flattering on most body types, and simple. Simple, simple, simple. I think every girl needs a black maxi in her closet. Maxi's for 'merica, y'all!

Did I really just say that? Embarrassing. Anyways, here is how you can transition a maxi from day to night. I would normally add wedges to dress it up even more, but I was apparently too lazy to walk ten steps in the door to my closet and make the switch, so...ya.

Obviously I am delirious from all this teaching hoopla going on, but I cannot express how excited I am to start this school year! Driving home today I was thinking about how I have never been this excited for a job in my life. And I have never left work at six at night wishing I could stay longer. Work-life balance usually wins, but I am amazed how happy I am when I am in my classroom. I was never that happy sitting at my desk for 16 hours a day during my life as an accountant. It has been the biggest blessing to get out of stinky ole accounting :)

Randoms:

- Yesterday I mentioned how I would be posting a delicious recipe last night. I lied...it will be posted tomorrow. Sawwryyy.

- I cannot wait to show y'all my classroom! It is adorable and sports themed. Does that surprise anyone?

- My brother already secured an amazing job working for the stats department at his university. The boy loves sports, and has the brains for stats, so this is such a blessing. Did I mention school hasn't even started already and he already secured this position? The boy constantly amazes me. 

- My bedtime went from midnight to nine within one week....which made that five a.m. wake-up call not so painful. Chris is happy because now we are on the same sleep schedule. I, on the other hand, am not happy because I am missing all my shows!

Now for the link up!!

RULES
- All I ask is you link back to my blog and link to a specific post!!  
(some people have been forgetting this lately and, to be honest, it is really disrespectful. 7 out of 21 bloggers linked back to me last week. I will be deleting your post if you don't respect my one and only rule. Thanks!)

- Write about something fashion related (accessories, shoes, modeling, make-up, etc.)
And if you're feeling up to it, you can follow me:

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Twitter @MrsSarahTucker

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Happy Wednesday!

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15 comments:

  1. 9 o'clock sounds like a good time to go to bed when you have to get up at 5. Last night I went to sleep at 10...and even that felt a little too late when the alarm went of at 5 this morning!

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  2. I've been thinking about you this week with in-service. Looking forward to seeing pics of your room! Maxi dresses are my uniform. I love the transition that you did with this one.

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  3. What grade are you teaching? Good luck with your school year! I agree....I do love a great maxi dress. And no worries about the flats for night time...I love flats with a maxi for a night outfit!

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  4. I did a sports theme and I think the boys loved it because usually when they are with girl teachers they get girly stuff. I think the girls were more like "what?" when they saw hockey pucks and baseballs.

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  5. I have a few maxis but it appears I need a plain black one! :)

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  6. Well aren't you just a gorgy tall drink of water in this dress?? And your hat wearing skills are like the belt...I WISH I could pull off a fedora the way you can...

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  7. Wow what an amazing transformation, love it both ways!

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  8. Yikes 9:00?! I couldn't do it if I tried! I'm lucky if I'm even in bed at midnight haha. But its great to have a job you love! It makes all the difference in the world.
    I love how you can just add a cute hat to this dress and it looks perfect for a beach day or the farmer's market and it can totally be dressed up too. Such a great piece to have.
    Jessi
    http://haircutandgeneralattitude.blogspot.com

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  9. Oh my goodness. Love this list. And can't wait to see your class room. I have a 9pm bedtime. IT's AMAZING!!!

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  10. you look so adorable! I love the maxi miss, my post is similar to this tooo!! Anyways glad you are so excited for school I cant wait to hear all about it! Good luck Mrs. Tucker!!!

    xxS

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  11. And, well, you're basically STUNNING!!!!!!!! Please do a tutorial on how to put your hair in the perfect bun! Your hair always looks fab!

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  12. As you can see, my sleep schedule is so out of whack! It's freaking 1:15 AM!!! GEESH! I am gonna be in for a rude awakening come Monday!! So happy you are happy! Can't wait to see your classroom!!

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  13. I dream of the day I figure out what I want to do when I grow up and get myself out of accounting! Good for you! So happy you've found it! I am excited to follow along and see how it goes!

    xoxo Meghan

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  14. I really like the hat you paired with the maxi. it just adds a cute unique flair. good luck when the school year starts!

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