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life

Do I Need Another Attitude Adjustment?

You know, sometimes something we hate may look like a chore, but with a little attitude adjustment we can convince ourselves it’s fun.

fashion

Making It Up As I Go Along

2020 has been all about change. Social change, and personal change, big, or small and inconsequential. We’re all facing changes. And I think we’re coping by making it up as we go along.

books

Lazy Tea-Making and Other Lapses

Musing about tea and books. Telling some lazy tea-making stories, and chatting about what I’m reading, and what else I’ve been up to these days.

fashion

Keeping the Ball in Play

What’s next? How do we keep the ball in play after all the Black Lives Matter protests and the flurry of social media posts?

life

Off He Goes Into The Wild Green Yonder

Hubby is heading off into the wild green yonder this week. Continuing a love affair with the wilderness that has lasted six decades.

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 lethargic. 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?