Happy May 1st, everyone!! The “April showers that bring May flowers” seem to have decided to stay on a while longer, as the first of May features gray skies, clouds, chilly temperatures, and a drizzling of rain now and again. Still, April proved to be a wonderful month full of fun first experiences for the… Continue reading [Month in Review] April 2016
Hello all! It’s been a while since I’ve had the opportunity to sit and really think about putting words on this blog. I’ve been considering whether I have the time to even keep up with writing regularly. Ultimately, do I even have the time and mental capacity to maintain a blog at all. It’s a… Continue reading Musings of a Mommy | Chapter 21
Dress – Soft Wash Chambray Shirt Dress (Banana Republic Factory Store); Tights – gift from Korea; Socks – Colorblock Boot Socks (American Eagle Outfitters); Boots – Holta Lace-Up Boots (ALDO Outlet Store); Necklace – gift from InChul (Nicaragua Mission Trip); Coat – Belted Double Breasted Long Red Coat; Sunglasses – Ralph Lauren Sunglasses (from Sunglass Hut)… Continue reading Don’t Stop Believin’
Top – J. Crew Factory Printed Voile Popover Shirt; Jacket – J. Crew Factory Riptop Utility Jacket; Jeans – Levi’s Modern Demi Curve Skinny Jeans; Shoes – Bare Traps Kinship Boot (c/o DSW); Necklace – Olivia Welles Sunburst Drop Pendant Necklace (c/o Hautelook.com); Purse – Coach Factory Store Shoulder Bag (2011) I don’t think I have EVER been as desperate as… Continue reading Springing Forward (The End is Near)
Top – LOFT 1/2 Sleeve Shirt (old); Dress – Gap Navy Shift Dress (no longer available); Jacket – American Eagle Faded Denim Jacket; Boots – Wriley Riding Boots (Naturalizers Outlet Store); Tights – Black Fleece-Lined Tights; Scarf – Old Navy Over-Sized Plaid Scarf (available in stores on clearance) Don’t let the photos fool you. It… Continue reading Waiting for the Sun to Shine…
Dress – Gap Fleece Pleated Dress; Jacket – American Eagle Faded Demin Jacket; Boots – Wriley Riding Boots (from Naturalizers Outlet Store, in store only); Tights – Black Fleeced-Lined Tights (from Korea); Scarf – (from Target) Merona Green Knit Scarf (purchased Winter 2012)Happy Monday, everyone! This is the second time this year that I can officially say that I am truly… Continue reading A Brief Thaw…
This past weekend, I said a fond farewell to a pair of friends who have served me so well over the past year. Why such the big hubbub about a pair of boots? Would you believe me if I told you that it was because of THIS pair of boots that I lost 25 pounds… Continue reading A Farewell to Boots…wait, WHAT?
It seems like eons since I last posted on this blog…at least “almost a week” in the blogosphere equates to “eons.” Unfortunately work and church activities have left me fairly busy recently, so coming up with interesting blog posts has not been a possibility. My mental capacities are pretty much maxed out. I’ve had ideas… Continue reading Well, Hello There…
Saturday, October 12, 2013 will go down in history (well, my personal history) as one of the BEST. DAYS. EVER. Period. http://youtube.googleapis.com/v/QJEvqSo4Gv4&source=uds What made it the BEST. DAY. EVER. you ask? The GORE-GEE-OUS weather!! I cannot believe that we’re almost halfway through October in Michigan and we are STILL getting highs in the mid/high seventies… Continue reading It’s the BEST DAY EHHH-VEEERRRR!!
It’s been a week since our time in the U.P. (that’s “Upper Peninsula”), and the sparkling clarity of the air and waters of the northern towns of this state has slowly become nothing more than a distant memory. So it’s about time I get back to putting pen of paper (fingers on keyboard?) and recollect… Continue reading The Great Upper Peninsula of Michigan [Part Two]