Friday’s Fancies: Labor Day Weekend

Labor Day Weekend is the theme for this week’s Friday’s Fancies from Alison of {long distance loving}. This holiday weekend is the last hurrah – seen as the unofficial end of summer. Are any of my mid-Atlantic readers headed to Baltimore for the Grand Prix of Baltimore? Perhaps traveling to a wedding this weekend is […]

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Friday’s Fancies: Back to School

Alison of {long distance loving} has me dreaming up fun things like freshly-sharpened pencils, Lisa Frank folders, and styling my wardrobe to Cher and her classmates standards… So, let’s pretend I was a high school senior or freshman in college when Clueless came out. That way we can do a throwback with current, designer clothes […]

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Friday’s Fancies: Around Town

TGIF! Alison of {long distance loving} gave us this lead into this week’s post: “create a look which showcases your favorite outfit for running around town” …I do know that what I wear to Whole Foods or Petsmart is not the same as what I wear shopping at boutiques, etc. I learned a long time […]

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Why not? Wednesday: Vogue Boy

I have decided that from time-to-time, on Wednesdays, I will share with you all some of my favorite internet discoveries. I was a big geek back in the day, so some of these might be ‘too weird’ for some of you to get, and others might remember them fondly as being part of the ‘greatest […]

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Friday’s Fancies: Treat Time

Happy Friday y’all! This Friday’s Fancies post is my first in a while – I always enjoy dreaming something up whenever I see those tell-tale emails from Alison of {long distance loving}. This week’s concept is one of her most creative to date: “shift your attention to your favorite summer treat. [. . . .] […]

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Fall 2013: Banana Republic plaid trench

Last night I saw this stunning trench coat being advertised in the September issue of Lucky Magazine – everything about the ad says ‘Fall’ to me! The plaid reminds me of a car coat my Grandmama owns that I have always loved. Knowing her, she likely bought it from Brooks Brothers or Talbots 20 years […]

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What’s on Your…

[Art by ~meddyliwr on DeviantArt](questions answered as inspired by the back page of Marie Claire magazine) Mind: Excited about things that might be happening to me in the coming weeks and months… (cannot risk jinxing it right now!) Last credit card statement: Fun purchases for my husband’s birthday, BERKS (not Gersberms though), some fall clothes […]

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Birthday

How can I already be 28? It is funny to me that I am still not 30. I guess because my life has been quite up-down, all-around and I feel older than I am. I never thought I would live where I do, and all of the other things that come with it. It is […]

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A return

Hello all! I have had a lovely month-ish off from the blog, just being so busy this summer – travel, work, and family obligations. I hope you all have had a wonderful summer as well. I feel inspired once again to pick this baby up and play catch up on all of my favorite blogs. […]

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