Oh how I love to thrift. I love finding treasures amidst heaps of junk (which might just be someone else’s treasure!). I wonder about the stories behind what I find. Who owned it before me? Why did they get rid of it? What can I do with it? Here’s a few recent finds… I found … More Secondhand Sunday – November 13, 2011
I love rediscovering my wardrobe as the season changes. I need to have a proper sort through my clothes to find those treasures lurking at the back of the closet. I also love coloured tights! They brighten cold days & keep my legs nice & warm. I also love wearing more of my shoes! I … More Fashion on Friday – 11-11-11
Along with being 11-11-11 tomorrow, it’s also Veteran’s Day. I want to say thank you to all those who serve & have served. For those who waited & prayed. I want to say thank you to this man who served when he was called, came home to his wife and daughter and then had another … More Thankful Thursday – Veterans Day Edition
I’ve had these thoughts tumbling around in my head for a long time. I know I’m not the first one to think about this or to address it. I purposely didn’t have a look around the interwebs because I wanted to get my own thoughts on “paper” before I started investigating the thoughts of others. … More Words on Wednesday – On Being an Introvert Mom
It’s been a quiet week here in Bend, at least for my family. The boys have been a bit sick, so outings have been minimal. Which means lots of time to be cozy at home & try new recipes! I made roast butternut squash to go with a crock pot roast that I did. The squash … More Tasty Tuesday – So Many Tasty Things!
How I love these fabulous days of Fall (though winter is “hot” on its heels – we’ve had a bit of snow already!). The food, the temperatures, the colours, the clothes… Headband: Ross Top: Kohls Capris: Ross Boots: Ross Scarf: Kohls Jacket: Thrifted Leggings: Walmart Skirt: Old Navy Bootes: Avenue Brooch: Vintage Hat: Vintage Earrings: … More Fashion on Friday – November 4, 2011
You Tube might be a bit of an odd thing to be thankful for, but I really am. I have instant access to music that I love that brings back memories, makes me dance, makes me cry & inspires. I have access to really funny videos that are always good for a laugh. The boys … More Thankful Thursday – You Tube!
It’s November! We have been having a lovely Fall. Busy completing items on our Autumn Bucket List. I have to say, I love having the bucket list – it is a great reminder of the things that make this season special & of course, it’s a list so I get to check things off – one … More Tasty Tuesday – Lettuce Wraps, Mug Brownies & Smashed Potatoes