Traveling Shoes

Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not.  ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

This page is a place to talk about where our shoes carry us in this world, and the beauty and fun we find along the way.  Whether it's around the corner, or around the world, there's always something or someone with a fascinating story just waiting to be told.  Let's share our stories here...

Being YOU Never Goes Out of Style!

Today you are you, that is truer than true, there is no one alive, that is you-er than YOU!  ~Dr. SeussIn a world of ever-changing fashion trends, maintaining an image can be tricky!...did you buy everything with shoulder pads in the 80's, and now wonder why we wanted to look like linebackers?...more

~Playing In Charlotte~

Whether you're a native, a transplant, or a visitor...Charlotte is a lovely place to be.  Cities seem to have their own individual "pulses", and with juxtaposing vibes of both old south and new, there's something for everyone. Fashion & Cities always go hand in hand...as seen here at Charlotte Fashion Week....more

The Particulars of Peonies...

I'm positively passionate about peonies...soft pinks, vibrant fuchsias, creamy whites, and even orange... it possesses the all-consuming beauty of a rose, but a rose that's gone wild and let her hair down......more

Oh The Places You'll Go!

Theodor Seuss Geisel is the American writer, poet, and cartoonist most widely known for children's picture books written and illustrated as Dr. Seuss.  Even those without children seem to love his quirky stories with not so quirky life lessons in them. One of my favorites is "Oh The Places You'll Go" -- which you can read in full, here: full textBut the blurb I find delightful is:...more

The Path Less Taken...

Thoughts come clearly while one walks...    Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail......more