Welp. October 2018 is officially in the books. What??? Is it just me, or does the calendar seem to speed up as we enter the last quarter of the year? I mean, it was just summer, am I right?It cracks me up to go to stores and see the crazy mishmash of Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas all displayed together like a crazy quilt of holiday madness. But, I love fall fashions, and I couldn’t wait to break out the sweaters and plaid, and burgundy and leopard this year. Here’s a little wrap up of some of my favorite fall outfits from October. It’s a mix of workwear and casual style. Read on! Continue reading “Favorite Fall Outfits”
It’s time for another fun Stitch Fix Reveal! October is almost over, yet it feels like I just showed you my September reveal! Crazy, right? We’ve had a fun month, full of visits to the pumpkin patch with the grands, a visit with our Colorado grandson, and a week of vacation spent painting the house (doesn’t sound fun, but it was). I asked my stylist for Fall Workwear pieces I can mix and match with other things in my wardrobe that I can wear to the office. Read on to see what she sent! Be sure to pin your favorites for your stylist! Continue reading “October Stitch Fix Reveal”
Mama was the best cook. And she loved to experiment with recipes, adapting them and making them her own. One very special dish was her Beef Curry. It was our family’s favorite, and it became the go-to dish for birthdays. I’m pretty sure that every member of our clan had the privilege of celebrating their birthday at Mom and Dad’s house with a heaping plate of Beef Curry and Rice, followed by ‘the cake’, which was a simple chocolate sheet cake slathered with chocolate and pecan icing.
Mama would have turned 89 this October. Each October, I miss her more and more, and this year I decided that a good way to remember her was to make up a batch of her Beef Curry, adapting it (as she would have done) to my Instant Pot. Continue reading “Quick and Easy Instant Pot Beef Curry”
Last Week of September!! Woot!!
Howdy y’all and welcome! It’s the tail end of September. What???? Is it just me, or did it fly by? 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. I try to share my daily outfits here on the blog each week, and share some buying and styling tips as well. I got so busy last week, I didn’t really have the chance to share with you on the blog, so I’m going to choose my favorites from the past couple weeks this time. Ready? Here we go! Continue reading “What I Wore – The Last Weeks of September!”