Just the other day, as I stepped out of the shower and into my grey sweatpants, it hit me: I have a uniform now.
I gave birth to my daughter 11 months ago, and I am on extended maternity leave…from my job as a fourth-grade teacher. In my working life, I’d typically wear comfortable and somewhat stylish basics — usually black — with at least one punchy piece: a fun shirt, a quirky shoe, or whimsical earrings. Now, however, my signature look revolves around a pair of baggy, grey sweatpants. About the time the… >> Read More