Category Daily Life

Peaches for You, Peaches for Me

One of my favorite ways to spend a summer afternoon is at my favorite local farm picking peaches and veggies.  As of last summer, I had never picked my own produce, and it was honestly intimidating at first.  And I’ll admit it, I’m high maintenance in the heat, burn easily and am notoriously squeamish around most […]

Happy 4th of July!

Well hello there! Happy 4th! I’ve been seeing red white and blue all over town this week: It feels so good to post on the blog! It’s been a while! During the last couple of months I traveled out west, visited museums, enjoyed evenings at the theatre, and took long, hard walks, all of which […]

Happy Pancake Day!

Happy Mardi Gras! And Happy Pancake Day! Now, as of yesterday, I had never even heard of Pancake Day, the English cousin to America’s Mardi Gras. David:  “Oh yes! Pancake Day! You run around with your pancake at school! Run run run, flip your pancake, run back. I was quite good at that, you know.” […]

Velvet Crush

The weather has turned here and the winter wind is blowing. Time to wrap myself in something soft and lovely!  I’m crushing on these versatile velvet beauties; paired with jeans and a blazer, they make a casual outfit a little more fanciful! I love adding vintage brooches into the mix, the “cameo” was a recent […]