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life

It’s a Start

I struggled to write about the events in the US this past week. What to say? How to begin? And so I looked to a former student to help me make a start.

fashion

What to Wear with Bad Hair?

Now that many of us have bad hair, aka Covid hair, and we can’t do much about that, the pertinent question becomes: “What to wear with bad hair?”

life

On Lethargy and Spilling My Guts.

So impending birthdays, too much isolation, and too much hot and humid weather is enough to make anyone feel lethargy. Even me, the great cheer-er-upper.

fashion

Musing About White Jeans

It’s almost summer and I’m musing about white jeans. White jeans I have known and loved, past and present. They’re always a harbinger of summer for me

life

What I Miss from the Before Time.

What do you miss from life before Covid-19, before the stay at home orders? If I’m honest, what I miss most from that “before time” are the small things.

fashion

In Praise of Hat Head.

Hats are back. Hat head can be a good thing during a pandemic, you know. When wearing a hat can disguise all manner of hair style and colour issues.

life

Wild Harvest

If it’s spring it must be time to harvest wild fiddleheads. I grew up with wild harvests. And Hubby and I carry on that tradition.

fashion

Fashion Blogging During a Pandemic

Fashion blogging during a pandemic can be tricky. And lately I’ve reached the end of my tether when it comes to outfit posts. I’m ready for change.

travel

Escape to the Country

We escaped to the country last weekend. Saw small historic towns, drove country roads, had a picnic. And it was just what we needed.

fashion

Fashion Philosophy: The White Tee Shirt

What’s your fashion philosophy when it comes to spring staples in your closet? Are you a fan of the white tee shirt?

life

Isolation Diary II: When Adulting Is Hard

Have you had days during this social isolation thing when adulting was hard? When you wish that someone else would be the adult in the room?

fashion

Time to Style Our Hard to Style Pieces

Maybe it’s time to play around with styling those hard to style pieces in our closet. Now that we have so much more … time.

books

Down a Royal Reading Rabbit Hole

I’ve been reading and listening to royal biographies lately. Falling down a myriad of royal reading rabbit holes in the process.

fashion

Desperate Hair Measures

During these desperate hair times, I have resorted to desperate hair measures. I gave myself a Covid hair cut. Yes I did!

life

Wobbly Weekend

I had a wobbly weekend, my friends. Felt a bit of isolation anxiety. But like those toys from the seventies, I wobbled, but I didn’t fall down.