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Mommy et Moi Monday December 2 2013

This weeks Mommy et Moi Monday features Jackie Kennedy and her daughter, Caroline when she was a little girl. I’m still obsessed with the Kennedy’s and currently reading a book by Jim Marrs called “Crossfire”. It outlays the entire events that happened on November 22, 1963 when JFK was shot. Intriguing stuff and the evidence […]

Mommy et Moi Monday November 11 2013

Greetings Dames and Darlings! This weeks Mommy et Moi post is inspired by black tie and special occasion events. This week hubby and I have been invited to attend the American Patriot Awards in which Hilary Clinton is the recipient. It’s a HUGE gala with 600 people attending. I had a poke around in the […]

Mommy et Moi Monday 4th November 2013

I have to say that Autumn in North America on the East Coast is spectacular! I can’t stop looking at the trees with all their vibrant red, yellow and orange colors so this Mommy et Moi Monday is proudly inspired by local foliage. 1. Ladies 1950s Dress from Etsy 2. Madigan Coat from Ted Baker 3. […]

Mommy et Moi Monday October 14th 2013

It’s truly turned to Fall here in Washington DC. Our oak trees are starting to get those red stems and in no time our backyard is going to be covered in heaps of leaves. Lots of raking fun – if only I could get the leaf blower started…. Here’s a Mommy et Moi Monday for […]

Mommy et Moi Monday August 26 2013

Remember the days where flying was a luxury and people actually dressed up for the privilege? Now I have the privilege to watch people collect their luggage from the carousel in their pyjamas – true story, I saw it with my own eyes last Friday at Dallas Fort Worth airport. I am also visually assaulted […]

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Mommy et Moi Monday July 29th 2013

Here is your Mommy et Moi Monday (+1 day) outfits for this week. Blue is my favourite colour and it is perhaps the most flattering on every skin tone and complexion. Enjoy! 1. Blue and White Gingham Polished Cotton Halter Dress with Matching Wrap from Etsy 2. Navy Ballet Flats by London Sole 3. Tom […]

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Mommy et Moi Monday July 22nd 2013

The weather here is ridiculously unpredictable. One moment it’s sunny and fine, the next moment a thunderstorm coming rolling in to be followed by sunshine. Here’s some fun and très chic rainwear to keep you and your little darling dry whilst looking fabulous. 1. 1950’s reversible raincoat from 1stdibs 2. Romilly ballerina flats by Hunter […]


Mommy et Moi Monday – July 16th 2013

I’m a day late with Mommy et Moi Monday…whoops. A business association meeting and a factory visit got the best of me yesterday. Well better late than never! Beat the heat in cool green, blues and neutral foot ware. 1. 40’s day dress from Etsy 2. L.K Bennett Estela Patent Leather Peep-Toe Wedge 3. CoachPoppy […]


Bonus Mommy et Moi: Fourth of July Edition

Happy July 4th! Today commemorates the day where America became independent from Great Britain to be its own nation. Although I am proud to be a forever Commonwealth girl, it’s a great American holiday to celebrate. My favourite uniform for this occasion is the jorts (jean shorts) paired with an American flag t-shirt and sneakers. […]


Mommy et Moi Monday

Greetings Darling Betty girls and Darling Betty dames! I’d like to welcome you to Mommy et Moi Monday where you can shake off the Monday doldrums and indulge in a little bit of match-y outfit ideas. This will be a weekly post where I feature coordinating vintage dresses from Etsy mashed up with some newer […]