Crazy about Clothes - A Walk Down Memory Lane

Well, half the month of August is gone and I, for one, am anxious for fall and all the lovely things it brings....especially cooler temps! Here in Alabama we won't really get that until mid-October!Today I'm going back in time and talk to ya'll a little bit about my obsession with clothes. Yes, I LOVE all things decorating but I have a love for clothes too! ...more

Date Night

We don't usually do a "date night" as in getting dressed up and going out but due to my husband's schedule we either pick up some and bring it home or run through a drive thru (not the best alternatives but it is what it is!).So when Bonefish Grill contacted me offering a gift card to check out their newly remodeled location, I was excited and quickly accepted their offer.Reservations were made for us (I don't think reservations are usually required but it was nice to have them so we didn't have to wait in a long line)....more

Breaking Up Is Hard To Do

No, my husband and I are not breaking up....just want to put that out there right off the bat....more

Jalapeno Pinwheels and Class Reunions

I recently attended my class reunion and although it was catered, some of the "girls" brought snacks and appetizers to munch on until our main meal was served....more

Happy Birthday To My Son

Today my "baby" turns 41! How can that be? I'm so proud of the man he has become....loving father, wonderful husband and fantastic provider to his family ....more

Burlap Lined Tray

I love trays! They are so useful and attractive just about anywhere in your home. Over the years I've accumulated (you might even say hoarded) a number of different types of trays ....more

New Sandals

I've been needing (translation: wanting) some gold sandals this summer. I've looked on line but the ones I liked were either sold out or way more than I was willing to pay. While browsing around at T.J. Maxx today I saw a cute pair by Steve Madden and the price was just right! ...more

New Rugs for Den

Last week I shared that I had ordered a new jute rug from Rugs USA for our den. It was delivered Friday evening and we played musical rug swap.....we moved the rug that was in the den to the sun room....more

Chilled Pasta Salad with Fruit

Hi All! I've been MIA again....just have a lot going on but hope to be back to blogging soon.I'm on our class reunion committee and I am really enjoying connecting with old classmates. Our reunion isn't until June but a handful of us have met a time or two to firm up plans for the reunion and assign "tasks" and food....after all, it's all about the food!Last night we met at the Country Club and had a spread of sandwich makings and salads ....more