Cropped Jeans

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When Shana asked us all to take on the cropped flare trend, I was more than a little afraid. My height doesn't technically fall into the petite category, but my short little leggies definitely do! Let's just say ankle length jeans typically go past my heels. For cropped jeans to actually look cropped on me, they've got to be...
So.  Here we are again.  About to delve into the depths of one of the trickest denim trends ever:  The Mom Jean aka Cropped Flares. Looong zipper?  Yup.  High-water hemlines? Oooohhhh yeah.  Giant-Bum potential?  That, too. But if there's one thing fashtory has shown (that's fashion-history, babes), it's that trends, when they reappear, often reappear differently.  So while haters of this...
Pax is looking at old pictures.  “Who is that, Mom?” he asks.  I look over his little shoulder, allowing myself a brief moment of silence for the death of yet another Baby Pax Phrase (rest in peace “WHO DAT”), and then turn my attention to the photo.  It’s me.  The women he’s pointing to…is me.  The picture is an old...
The kids had a couple of days off of school for Rosh Hashanah, so we took advantage of the later-than-normal bedtimes to do a walking tour in Philly's Old City.  We needed a later-than-normal bedtime because the walking tour was actually a Ghost tour.  Oooooo..... Of course nothing ever goes as planned, so Pax fell asleep on the Uber ride...