friday favorites…

I don’t know about you, but the fact that it’s Friday, and a HOLIDAY weekend at that, makes my heart a little lighter this morning. I’ll try not to think about the fact that it’ll be the last holiday for a while….nope….let’s stick to the positive and revel in the final days of 2011! PS: […]

merry Christmas, y’all!

Christmas was spent in Georgia this year, and the sweet taste of the southern twang is still on my lips. It’s incredible how quickly your surroundings dictate your behaviors. When we travel to the northeast, I immediately want “quowah-fee” in the morning, I’m irritable at the slightest inconvenience, and Heaven forbid I hold a door […]

happy Christmas, Harry!

Merry Christmas Eve! I’m writing from sunny (and extremely warm) Savannah, Georgia, where I’m spending the Christmas holiday with my mom’s side of the family at my uncle and aunt’s gorgeous home. The kitchen is already bustling, the wine bottle count is in the dozens, and the rummikub and scrabble games are out and in full […]

tips for holiday travel…

Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat! Please put a penny in the old man’s hat! If you haven’t got a penny, a hay-penny will do, if you haven’t got a hay-penny, GOD BLESS YOU! Recognize that old tune? If not, just google “Christmas is coming…” and you’ll see what I’m talking about! I […]

fight the winter blues…

with these FABULOUS ones from Asos!    1. Amos Velvet Chelsea Ankle Boots 2. Vintage Look Watch with snake insert 3. Angora Mix gloves 4.Madge suede tassel loafers 5. Two strap wide belt 6. Havana wrist purse 7. Blue Metal keyhole sunglasses 8. Statement set Stone and Horn earrings 9. Envelope laptop case   hearts and […]

5 things that make being sick fun…

It was bound to happen. The random sniffle-y nose and occasional sinus pressure lingered throught October, made a loud entrance at my November marathon, and finally settled into the grand finale this December. I woke up Saturday morning with a sore throat, stuffy nose, and a head that felt like a boulder sitting on my shoulders. Fortunately, for […]

friday favorites…

Ahhh, Friday is here! The weekend festivities were kicked off last night when the boy and I attended a performance of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra at the Meyerson Center. I LOVE the orchestra, and he’s never been, so sharing that experience with him last night was so much fun! I had goosebumps during the performance […]

Christmas cheer for all to hear…

My dear blend Mila posted a Christmas survey over on her blog, and since I love lists, Christmas, and making lists ABOUT Christmas, I knew I had to follow suit….. 25 Questions: Holiday Style Eggnog or hot chocolate? Eggnog!! Especially with a HINT of bourbon…. Gifts under tree early or night before? I put them […]