“Glamour to me is about remaining graceful and understated.” ~ Kate Winslet Fancy Friday A long, long, loooonnggggg time ago, I posted about Fancy Fridays. At least once a month my friends and I would get glammed up for no darn reason except we just wanted to. Which honestly is the best reason to have actually. We would put our ….
“Coffee has always been a significant part of my life. For me, it’s a chance to start my day and gather my thoughts – it’s fuel for my creative process.” ~ Connor Franta Coffeeholic Kate It is no secret that I am a proud coffeeholic. Awhile ago, I had gotten requests for my coffee order which led to me creating ….
“We know that in September, we will wander through the warm winds of summer’s wreckage. We will welcome summer’s ghost.” ~ Henry Rollins Hello September How is it we are already in September? Where did summer go? I know I always say that, but I truly feel like it was just yesterday I was stressing the eff out as I ….
“Growing up in a very big family, working together and playing together, that is something that has been part of my life since ever I was born. It has advantages and disadvantages. It’s like an older style of living where everyone works in the family business.” ~ Margherita Missoni Rodina No, I am not talking about the former USSR, but ….
“For me, my favorite trends of summer are lots of color, wedges, rompers and bright lipstick.” ~ Janel Parrish Shopping For Rompers I have mentioned before about my albite first world struggles, but you would think as a vertically challenged woman, I would have no problems finding a romper that fits. Alas rompers apparently hate me for no darn reason ….
“One trend I always go for is nautical: stripes, navy, rope knot belts, gold buckles.” ~ Poppy Delevingne Still Embracing Summer I can not believe we are half way through August already! WHERE did summer go? Signs of fall are already springing up and it seems like Pumpkin Spice will be out in no time, but I am in no ….
“We’ve learned that great tragedy gives us opportunities for great kindness. It’s like a needed reminder that the human spirit is alive and well despite all evidence to the contrary.” ~ Karen White, The Beach Trees Southern Girl at Heart I get asked ALL the time how this Northern New England girl fell in love with the South, in particular Charleston. ….
“The three great elemental sounds in nature are the sound of rain, the sound of wind in a primeval wood, and the sound of outer ocean on a beach.” ~ Henry Beston Cape Elizabeth I have written extensively about my love affair with the Maine Coast. I could go on and on until I bore you to tears, unless you ….
“Women have to harness their power – its absolutely true. It’s just learning not to take the first no. And if you can’t go straight ahead, you go around the corner.” ~ Cher Baby Don’t Go With only one week to go to see The Cher Show on Broadway, I thought it was about time to post this very mixed ….
“I cannot even imagine where I would be today were it not for that handful of friends who have given me a heart full of joy. Let’s face it, friends make life a lot more fun.” ~ Charles R. Swindoll The Sweetest Blogger One of the sweetest, and most authentic bloggers I know, nominated me for the Sunshine Blogger award ….