Fashion over 50: Mother of the Bride Dress Ideas

This post is sponsored by eShakti. I was sent this dress at no charge and I'm sharing the process with you, all opinions my own. With a formal wedding coming up in December, I needed a new dress to wear. I had a couple I could have worn, which are all black, but really what fun is that? It's much more fun to get something new. I worked with eShakti a few months ago on one of their dresses and couldn't help but notice then that they carry a lot of formal and evening type dresses, so I started … [Read More...]

Feature Friday: Seeking Lavender Lane

Happy Friday friends! I love saying that, another weekend is in store. I love the weekends when Mark is home.Today I've got a great Before and After story for you. Meet Deb from Seeking Lavender Lane. She and her husband sold the home they had lived in and fixed up, opting for another even more challenging fixer upper that was a foreclosure. Deb shared with me a little about herself: Deb and … Read More»

Fashion over 50: Boho Top and Cropped Jeans

Hi there friends! It's time for another Fashion over 50. I love it when you all stop by my blog and I'm happy to come up with ideas on what I'm wearing to hopefully give you inspiration for your own closet. As I've mentioned often, I don't get new clothes all the time, but do add a few pieces here and there during spring and fall seasons.Before I get started today, I want to introduce you to a … Read More»

10 Tips for Classic Style Decorating

Decorating our homes should be very personal and creating a home that not only is functional but beautiful is what we all aspire to. Today I'm sharing my 10 tips for creating a classic style home in decorating.How do we get a personalized home that's classic and refined, yet does not succumb to expensive decorating trends along the way? It's sometimes a hard path to figure out along the way … Read More»

Home Style Saturday 150

Happy Saturday friends! Enjoy this Home Style Saturday once again with my blogging friends! Lots to be inspired about! The Inspired Room | Happy Drawers: Simple Organizing IdeasDesignthusiasm | The Ultimate Guide to Vintage Decorating EssentialsOn Sutton Place | Drying Limelight HydrangeasShabbyfufu | 22 Places To Find Great Home Decor On A BudgetSouthern Hospitality … Read More»

Feature Friday: The Lamppost Cottage

Happy Friday friends! I've got a special Feature Friday treat for you today, a local feature of such a cute cottage style home built in 1972. Meet Ann Linch, she's a pastor's wife and mom to two 20-somethings who have left the nest. Her husband, Mike Linch is the Pastor of Northstar Church in Kennesaw and I went to church there for about 5 or 6 years back in the early 2000's. I met some of my … Read More»

Fashion over 50: Chico’s Summer Fashion

This post is sponsored by Chico's. All opinions are my own.Good morning and welcome to another Fashion over 50! I was so excited when Chico's asked me to style some of their new clothing in their Chico's Mix and Match line, a summer collection of items that you can easily mix and match for vacations and weekend get aways. These items are meant to go together and there are many tops and bottoms … Read More»

Summer Tablescape 2019

Hi and welcome to a summer tablescape party! I'm joining a talented group of ladies today and we are all sharing our ideas on how to set a summer table. I love our little dining room and getting a chance to set the table for different seasons is fun to me, so I got out some things that I've had awhile and put it all together for a unique view of summer.Blues are part of that and since I … Read More»