Category Archives: Fashion

Paris, Part Deux

Howdy everyone! Just to preface this…we were in Paris from October 6-14. I’m super slow these days with my posts, but determined to preserve as many memories as possible. Here we are in front of Notre Dame. Truly a magnificent … Continue reading

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Just Touched Down in Londontown…

Jaunting around all over Sweden just wasn’t enough…we jetted over to London!  Originally, we had planned to go to Paris for a week, but then, I found out that the Victoria and Albert Museum was hosting an Alexander McQueen exhibit, … Continue reading

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The Vasa and other bad ideas…

Ah, so the trip continues… We departed Ekjs√∂ and headed for Stockholm, to meet Rajne’s grandpa, Bengt. He is a super fit, very active 75 year old and has a charming apartment in Rajne’s childhood neighborhood. Our first full day, … Continue reading

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Super Lazy Jo Melting Into The Sofa

Howdy, y’all. Yeah, I’m still around, just haven’t been accomplishing much lately. Except cooking, cleaning, laundry, helicoptering Patrick and working on my endless Tula Pink needlepoint pillow project. My darling son is mere weeks from graduation (hopefully), if he can … Continue reading

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The Time of Our Lives

Mom surprised me with a ladies night out on the Tuesday before Thanksgiving. My day started with packaging desserts at All Saints Church for Covenant Community’s annual Feed the Homeless dinner. Patrick and I cut pies, cakes, cobblers and brownies … Continue reading

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Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide! Woohoo!

Hi Y’all! I think I’ve finally recovered from all the Halloween festivities. Whew! Since stores started putting out Christmas stuff a month ago, I’m going to post my gift ideas on Pinterest. I have a quirky sense of humor and … Continue reading

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Love, Loss and What I Wore

That’s the title of one of my favorite books, written by Ilene Beckerman. It follows the stories of several women, through their lives, their memories and their wardrobes. It’s poignant and deeply personal, featuring sweet little illustrations. I think so … Continue reading

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