Frozen Bananas

Summer has begun here in Arizona. The temperatures are in the 90s (you are so jealous I know) and school is out in less than a week. As a teacher this week was the most exciting, emotional and stressful week of the year. As a mom, it means I have to find things for my kids to do where it is cool and/or air conditioned. It also means things like popsicles, BBQs, water play, swimming, and vacations. And frozen bananas. Now, I know you don’t need it to be summer to enjoy one of these, and believe me I will have one anytime, but something about summer calls for frozen bananas.

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Capsule Wardrobe Summer Update

After having Kai, and walking into my closet too many times finding I “had nothing to wear” I decided it was time for a change, and committed to a Capsule Wardrobe for myself. You can read about how I did it here and here. It has been almost a year since I did it, and almost 3 seasons, so I thought it was time for an update.

Here I laid out exactly what I put in my capsule. Because I live in Arizona, where we don’t have too many seasonal changes, I didn’t really think I needed seasonal capsule. Instead I chose to do more of a year round capsule, with a few items I could swap in and out for colder/warmer weather. I am also a Stay At Home mom right now, so I didn’t have any need for a Work Capsule.

However, after almost a year, I have re-evaluated some of my items, and thus figured it was time for an update on what my capsule is like now.

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