Seven for Saturday

Welcome to this week’s Seven for Saturday ☀️Let’s get right to it! 1 ~ Kiss Me, I’m Irish! 🍀🇮🇪🌈 Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Bill and I won’t be joining the green-clad, beer drinking crowds at the pubs today but I will wear green and have homemade corned beef and cabbage because, unlike every St. Patty’s Day prior, I can say with full confidence, “Kiss me, I’m Irish”! In the last year I have had both…

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Flowery Additions to my Spring Wardrobe

It may not feel like spring yet where you live but rest assured, spring is on its way! While I like winter clothing I also adore the light, breezy and often colorful and fun fashions the spring season offers. Today I am showing you a couple of flowery additions to my spring wardrobe from Soft Surroundings. Both are feminine and flirty pieces made with lighter weight fabrics, which make them ideal for our anticipated warmer temperatures.…

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Memorial Day Weekend & Sheer Delights from Stella Carakasi

We had a quiet and productive Memorial Day weekend. I cooked, marketed, organized a few drawers and cabinets while Bill worked in the yard, planting our vegetable garden in the aluminum troughs he bought me for Mother’s Day. I am so thrilled to have all our starters planted! We are growing cucumbers, squash, tomatoes, lettuce and some herbs. We may also plant some corn in the ground next to the planters, as well as some…

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Transitioning into Spring Styles, a HIWM Reminder and a Fashion Show!

TRANSITIONING INTO SPRING STYLES Can you believe there are only a few more weeks until spring is officially here? I am excited about transitioning into spring styles! There are so many gorgeous clothes, shoes and accessories to pick from this season. Here in Wine Country, we’re already experiencing the winter to spring transition. One day the forecast calls for a heavy wool coat, big scarf, tall boots and an umbrella and the next I’m contemplating short…

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InStyle Essentials Weekend Tunic and a Give Away!

A few months ago, I discovered Instyle Essentials, shirts that fit by bra size. InStyle Essentials sent me a tuxedo shirt to review back in January and more recently, they sent me a Weekend Tunic. I love how their shirts give me ample room in the bust area but are more fitted throughout the torso, resulting in a flattering silhouette with no tugging and puckering around the buttons and no worries about showing skin through gaping holes…

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