Memories of 9/11

Memories of 9/11

Some days are ordinary. Others are extraordinary, and life changing. And world changing. September 11, 2001 was extraordinary. But for me, it started out oh so ordinary. Kids in school, birds chirping in the trees. My ironing pile had stacked up, and I decided to tackle it. Amanda had a varsity volleyball game that night, and I was so, so excited for her. I had dropped Greg off at school, and he was so excited about his upcoming football game. I was sipping my coffee, and on the phone with my best friend, Robin. I can still smell the aroma of coffee mixed with spray starch, hear the hiss of the iron as it hit the wrinkled shirt. I had the television tuned to the Today show, but the sound was down so Robin and I could chat. Continue reading “Memories of 9/11”

What I Wore – September – First Week

What I Wore – September – First Week

Howdy y’all, and welcome! It’s September! Yay! Or as we like to call it down south ‘Still summer but with a few pumpkins sitting around’. This is where I share my daily outfits each week, and share some buying and styling tips as well. As you probably know – The hubs takes a quick snap of me each morning before I leave for work, and I share it on my Instagram feed. Here’s a few of my favorites from the past couple of weeks! Continue reading “What I Wore – September – First Week”

August Stitch Fix Reveal

August Stitch Fix Reveal

In just a few short days I’ll be leaving on a jet plane bound for Colorado to visit my son and his sweet family, which includes an especially adorable baby boy. I’m sure I’ll be crawling around on the floor with him quite a bit! We also plan to do a little bit of sightseeing. I asked my Stitch Fix stylist to hook me up with some comfy clothes that would be perfect for snuggling my adorable grandson, and my box arrived just in time! It’s still in the high 90’s here every day, but the evening temps should be quite a bit cooler, so my stylist Katherine sent some items that would be comfortable, practical and stylish all at the same time. Take a peek at what she sent me!  Continue reading “August Stitch Fix Reveal”

What I Wore – August

What I Wore – August

Howdy y’all! Welcome to Week 4ish of this fun new feature on the blog!I’m running a little behind in this week’s post! School started here, and my office and work life have been crazy! Can you believe it’s almost September?!? Wow! Anyway, as a refresher- The hubs takes a quick snap of me each morning before I leave for work, and I share it on my Instagram feed. Here’s a few of my favorites from the past couple of weeks!  Continue reading “What I Wore – August”