The Ultimate Inspiration

On my 40th birthday my "lifelong" friends shared the above quote. I've thought a lot about it over the past few years and I truly believe we do have friends for reasons, seasons, and a lifetime. I didn't do a post yesterday because I was lucky enough to be spending time with one of my [...]

Playing Dress Up-It’s Not Just For Kids

For the first six years of my life, we lived "out in the country". My dad had just returned from Vietnam. Gone was the man who had to have the best of everything and in his place was, for lack of a better word, a hippy. We lived in an old farmhouse, had chickens, ducks, [...]

Liebster Blog Award

I was super surprised to learn that a fellow blogger, Suellen Tomkins from Sew Indigo had nominated me for a Liebster Blog Award. Suellen has a great blog dedicated to vintage fashion and vintage patterns for special occasions. I had never heard of this award and was very honored she took time out of her day [...]

My First Valentine

I've never really been that into Valentine's Day. Growing up, I didn't really have too many boys beating down my door. And then by the time I was an adult, I was kind of over the whole holiday. I've always said that I'd rather have a guy give me a dandelion any other day of [...]