• Bright Pink And Fur To Ring Out The Old Year In Style

    Time really flies between Thanksgiving and Christmas.  Everyone seems to be so busy.  I know I am and my children are already grown.  I can’t imagine having two little ones around again.  It was chaos at times. This outfit is what I wore to church on Sunday.  The temperature has crawled back up to highs in the fifties so it’s much more bearable than a week or so ago.  A light cardigan or vest is sufficient now. I either photographed larger or I’ve gained a few pounds.  Maybe it’s the poufy vest lol.  Let’s blame it on that!  I’m certainly not going on a diet this time of year!  I love…

  • Do You Remember The Color Seasons from the Eighties?

    Do you remember “color seasons”?  If you were of age during the eighties, you probably remember one of the hottest questions around,  “What season are you?”  To not answer immediately brought on a deep analysis of the color of your hair, eyes and skin undertones.  You would be “color seasoned”  by your friends in no time. (There is a simplified sample wheel at bottom of post). I was definitely a winter in my younger days and I have to say; consulting that color wheel probably saved me from choosing truly unflattering colors.  I was not style savvy in my twenties or thirties.  I was birthing babies and raising babies (okay,…

  • A Week In the Style Of A Teacher And How To Organize Your Outfits

    Yep, I’ve styled some of these pieces before but the truth is, it’s been so doggoned cold, then wet here this week that I didn’t make it outside to shoot new pics. I’ve been keeping up with what I wear daily since 1981.  The reason I remember the date is because that’s when I met what became a great friend and future sister in-law in my first year of college.  She shared with me that she wrote down what she wore in a daily pocket calendar.  I was impressed and copied the idea.  It made my life so much easier.  I didn’t  have to stand in front of my closet…