If you have been wondering why my blog posts have been spotty lately, it is because I ended up coming down with a terrible, nasty stomach virus that knocked me on my butt. It was awful. It did get me to thinking… what are we supposed to do when we are sick? Not your big… Continue reading A Girl’s Guide to Being Sick…
When attending a roaring 20s party, the looks is half the fun. The gin is the other half. Surprisingly, a flapper outfit is amazingly easy to put together. On a budget, naturally. I wanted a bold and beautiful dress, so I picked up this amazing dress from Amazon, which was better quality than expected. However, a… Continue reading Gatsby Outfit
I was terrible about taking pictures from my gatsby murder mystery, but some lovely friends managed to get some for me. Here are some pictures from the big day. The majority were taken by this hot cat, from Sandra Grunzinger Photography.
Wandering down the aisles of my local library, I ran across this little title. I grabbed it, thinking to enjoy a glass of wine on the patio with another book lover, which happened, naturally. But it also inspired me to think about a topic I had always wondered about. Specifically, what kind of lover are… Continue reading What Type of Lover are you?
Well, nothing quite goes the way we plan, but still, 29 was a heck of a year, friends. Honestly, I cannot believe that I am 30. That sounds so old… and mature. But, I did want to revisit my 30 before 30 list. I did not accomplish all my goals, but was still a really… Continue reading 30 before 30 follow-up
For my 30th birthday, my amazing husband hosted a fabulous (FAB-U-LUS) roaring 20s murder mystery party. It was the combination of all my favorite things – amazing friends from all stages of life, gin cocktails, Gatsby style outfits, divine food, and a murder to boot! My husband went all out, with the help of my… Continue reading Goodbye Roaring 20s, Hello Fabulous 30s
Our family grew by four more feet this past weekend. Working with a local organization named Lucky Tales rescue, we adopted a pretty little girl named Luna to join our family. I won’t lie and say it has been an easy and seamless transition; she was an abused animal and came to us with a… Continue reading Big News! Our Family Grew by one…