Christmas Movies

Thanksgiving is over; it’s time to focus on the next big holiday, Christmas. So take out decorations, cue your holiday playlist, and watch your favorite Christmas movies. In the past, I would wait until December 1st before taking out decorations and participating in the holiday fun. This year I started celebrating in November. I went… Continue reading Christmas Movies

Thanksgiving Traditions and Outfits

Turkey day is less than a week away. Are you ready? Do you have plans for the weekend after? Do you know what you are wearing? Hopefully, you will get together with family or friends to celebrate. I enjoy holiday traditions when family and friends gather together. Some Thanksgiving traditions include participating in a family… Continue reading Thanksgiving Traditions and Outfits

Halloween Prep

Witches, ghosts, and monsters, oh my! You might have started your Halloween prep earlier in the month, but read on if you need some tips and ideas. Things to do for Halloween: Halloween Decorations If you have a yard, you have more room to decorate, but you can still add fun decor to smaller spaces.… Continue reading Halloween Prep

Pumpkin Season

If September brings us apple season, October brings us pumpkin season. Pumpkin season lasts through November. Keep out the decor and keep baking those pumpkin desserts. To embrace pumpkin season, you can: organize a pumpkin activity, cook with pumpkin, buy pumpkin-flavored products, and decorate with pumpkins. Pumpkin Activities Visit a pumpkin patch: local farms are… Continue reading Pumpkin Season

Fall Traditions

Fall has arrived! Yay! Can you tell it’s my favorite season?? Things I love about the fall: fall activities, fall foods, fall weather (in the northeast), and wearing layers, boots, jackets, etc. I also love fall decor, I don’t have a yard to decorate, but I love seeing the different ways people decorate their homes… Continue reading Fall Traditions

Notes of a Fashionista

Five on Friday September 16, 2022 “Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway.” – John Wayne One: Saddle Up Horses are beautiful animals. From Britannica,”The relationship of the horse to humans has been unique. The horse is a partner and friend. It has plowed fields and brought in the harvest, hauled goods… Continue reading Notes of a Fashionista

Notes of a Fashionista

Five on Friday July 29, 2022 “So I’m just gon’ sittin’ on the dock of the bayWatchin’ the tide roll away, oohI’m sittin’ on the dock of the bay, wastin’ time” Otis Redding One: Sitting on the dock of the bay When the summer temperatures rise to record-setting numbers, I’d like to chill by the… Continue reading Notes of a Fashionista

Sitting on the dock of the bay

“So I’m just gon’ sittin’ on the dock of the bayWatchin’ the tide roll away, oohI’m sittin’ on the dock of the bay, wastin’ time” Otis Redding (Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay is one of my favorite songs by Otis Redding. While listening, I can always picture myself sitting on a dock, relaxing,… Continue reading Sitting on the dock of the bay

Notes of a Fashionista

Five on Friday July 8, 2022 “Live in the sunshine. Swim in the sea. Drink in the wild air.” Ralph Waldo Emerson One: Summer Fitness Summer brings warmer temperatures and longer days; these two things should get us outside for some summer activities. Last week I wrote about yoga and taking an outdoor yoga class,… Continue reading Notes of a Fashionista

Summer Activities and Trends

“And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.” —F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby Summer officially arrived on June 21st. The summer season brings warmer temps, longer days,… Continue reading Summer Activities and Trends