Happy day, dear reader! Fall finally feels "here"! I love cool crisp mornings, and sweaters and boots, and I really love Halloween. It's always been one of my favorite holidays. Even before it became the colossal money making behemoth that it is in modern America. (And spreading around the world...) I was gadding about on… Continue reading Halloween Tag
My Fall Capsule at the Halfway Mark Happy day, reader dearest! Hope you are having a fabulous fall! (Or spring, for my friends in the southern hemisphere...) Our evenings are finally starting to cool off, and mornings are lovely, even if the afternoons are still in the mid to upper 80's. Since we've made it… Continue reading Fall 2018 Capsule Wardrobe: Midpoint Debrief
AKA: How Target saved the day! This post is not sponsored by Target, nor have they gifted me any items in return. Happy day, dear reader! Have you ever gotten yourself ready for an event, just to find yourself in a pickle? Maybe your tights have a run in them. Maybe your dress is too… Continue reading Why I Carried a Tote Bag to a Wedding
Drugstore Mascara Reviews Happy day, dearest reader! Last wedding go-'round with our oldest son, I was working as a classroom teacher. (It looks like I'm still teaching, just not in the classroom... Hmmmm. Am I seeing a theme, here?) As teaching is a female-dominated profession, it was the perfect workplace to ask everyone for their… Continue reading Wedding Mascara
Happy day, reader dear! For the last of our color review posts, I thought it time to tackle one of the most popular colors in many a woman's wardrobe. Or should I say the most popular not-a-color? Black is actually the absence of color (on the light spectrum), or a combination of pigments that absorb… Continue reading Black: The Not-a-Color
Style Staples Happy day, dear reader! I fully expect to be tearing my hair out right about now... Our youngest son's wedding is this coming weekend, and at writing, I have no idea what still needs to be done by Friday. That is why you are privileged (?) to be on the receiving end of… Continue reading 7 Easy Ways to Take an Outfit from Blah to BAM!
Happy day, reader dearest! This is week two of my blogging break (And the final wedding countdown!), so I've been keeping it simple and sharing some of my old posts combined in different ways to hopefully spark the imagination, and tie together different pieces of a theme. This week is all about color! Today we're… Continue reading Back to Color Basics
Packing Inspiration for Short Trips Happy day, dear reader! Yep! It's official. I'm obsessed with travel. I love the words road trip, long weekend, getaway, reservation, pretty much anything to do with travel. Passport sends shivers of excitement down my spine! In today's repost, I'm sharing some travel packing inspiration. There are boards from all… Continue reading Short Trip Travel Packs
Happy day, dear reader! I'm working on a few "best of" type posts together for your amusement whilst I take a break. (If I'm writing this, it's really not a break, is it?) Oh well! I often hear complaints that capsule wardrobes are boring, because many of the ones you see out in bloglandia are… Continue reading Colorful Capsules
Happy-ish day, dear reader, My apologies... I was struck down by a nasty bug over the weekend, and didn't ready my post letting you know I would be taking two weeks off. It's now Sunday afternoon, and I've spent most of the past 24 hours asleep, or wishing I were. Poor timing! We have a… Continue reading Sick!