“I think it’s important to make art for a myriad of reasons. The least of which is that I think laughter is medicinal, and I think there is an escapism aspect – an act of self-care.” ~ Natasha Rothwell Blogging Breaks Long time no chat guys. I think it is safe to say that lately I have sucked at social ….
“Death has its revelations: the great sorrows which open the heart open the mind as well; light comes to us with our grief. As for me, I have faith; I believe in a future life.” ~ Victor Hugo Saying Good-bye This past weekend, my family and I gathered to say good-bye and pay homage to our matriarch, my grandmother. Good-byes ….
“I have measured out my life with coffee spoons.” ~ T. S. Eliot Hello, Old Friends It has been a hot second since I have done one of these, and while we are steadfastly in the middle of January (um, how?!?!) I still wanted to do an end of 2019, Hello 2020 If We Were Having Coffee Post. Ironically I ….
“To me, fashion is ceaselessly fascinating because it is an expression of self.” ~ Anna Wintour Disclaimer: Links may be affiliated, which means I get a small commission when you click on them, to feed my coffee addiction and help my bank account recover from the holidays at no additional cost to you. Thank you in advance lovely friends! Happy ….
“I love presents, But since I’ve gotten older, I haven’t really wanted anything.” ~ Jacob Latimore Last Hours of Christmas This is a little late, but then again, there are 12 days of Christmas and for a lot of kiddos (not the ones in New Hampshire, unfortunately) they are only going back to school tomorrow! So Christmas/Holiday break is still ….
“But I had to fall yeah To rise above it all I’m grateful for the storm Made me appreciate the sun I’m grateful for the wrong ones Made me appreciate the right ones I’m grateful for the pain For everything that made me break I’m thankful for all my scars ‘Cause they only made my heart: Grateful” ~Rita Ora – Grateful ….
“On Boxing Day, we always go for a walk in our wellies with the dogs, no matter where we are.” ~ Darcey Bussell Where Did The Season Go? Hello Dear Readers! I can not believe that tomorrow is New Years Eve! Hopefully we have all recovered from our Christmas and Hanukkah celebrations as well as other vacation week festivities (for ….
“The spirit of Christmas is the spirit of love and of generosity and of goodness. It illuminates the picture window of the soul, and we look out upon the world’s busy life and become more interested in people than in things.” ~ Thomas S. Monson Merry Christmas The most Merriest of Merry Christmases my dear friends. I don’t know how, ….
“T’was the night before Christmas, when all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse.” ~ Clement Clarke Moore Christmas Eve Merry Christmas Eve! I can not believe we are FINALLY here and that Santa! (said in Buddy the Elf’s voice, which just so happens to be on as I write this) is coming tonight! After ….
“Christmas… is not an external event at all, but a piece of one’s home that one carries in one’s heart.” ~ Freya Stark It Is Almost Here I can’t believe Blogmas is coming to a close and that tomorrow is Christmas Eve, but I have one last festive What Do I Wear?!?! Blog post to share. It is no secret ….