SHOULD WOMEN OVER 50 BE WEARING SHORTS?

Prior to attending a July 4th outdoor event, I was asked by another woman “will you be wearing shorts?” My response was a quick “yes”! I continued to say that it’s just too hot not to! It took me a few minutes to realize that I have never been asked this question before. The onlyContinue reading “SHOULD WOMEN OVER 50 BE WEARING SHORTS?”

THE PROJECTS OF ROBBY – FIREPLACE PERGOLA

Thought I would share my husband’s latest DIY project. He recently added this fireplace pergola and totally changed the look of the outdoor fireplace. I love it and him. Best part, it only took a couple of weekends to get this done. How It All Began First, I must give a little history about theContinue reading “THE PROJECTS OF ROBBY – FIREPLACE PERGOLA”

TIPS FOR DOWNSIZING YOUR STUFF

There is a task on my long term “to do” list that has been carried over for a year now. What’s the task you ask? The answer is downsizing. Only one word but one that is often overwhelming. So I thought I would share some tips for downsizing your stuff! A Little History At onlyContinue reading “TIPS FOR DOWNSIZING YOUR STUFF”

DIY FRONT DOOR MAKEOVER WITH SPRAY PAINT

I recently decided the time had come for a DIY front door makeover. Over the past 11 years, our front door has had a lot of use. Family and friends have been welcomed into our home through a beautiful red door. At least it used to be beautiful. Afternoon sun, hurricanes, a 1000 year floodContinue reading “DIY FRONT DOOR MAKEOVER WITH SPRAY PAINT”

SPRING, POLLEN AND EASTER DRESSES

It’s hard to believe that one year ago we were all facing a new normal. Isolation and masks became the focus of our attention. Spring, pollen and Easter dresses were all but forgotten. As I think back, I don’t even remember being happy about the warmer weather. The pollen that covers everything in the southContinue reading “SPRING, POLLEN AND EASTER DRESSES”

BROW TRENDS – THE CHANGING STYLE OF EYEBROWS

I recently watched a commercial all about beauty products for eyebrows. I didn’t realize there was so much needed for them to look great and keep up with brow trends! It made me laugh a little and reminisce about my own “brow” story. A Little History My mom grew up during the depression. The styleContinue reading “BROW TRENDS – THE CHANGING STYLE OF EYEBROWS”

HOW TO UPDATE YOUR WARDROBE

My favorite delivery arrived this week. It is my quarterly box from Stitch Fix. I open it with excitement and am always pleasantly surprised. This is my secret to how to update your wardrobe. How It All Began Several years ago I realized that my closet was full of outdated and even worn out clothes.Continue reading “HOW TO UPDATE YOUR WARDROBE”

DIY ORNATE MIRROR TRANSFORMATION

About a week ago, I decided to take my own advice and do a little purging in our bonus room and attic. While in the attic I noticed an ornate mirror that I had completely forgotten we owned. My brain began to see a vision of this outdated mirror becoming a thing of beauty again.Continue reading “DIY ORNATE MIRROR TRANSFORMATION”