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the decade in review | favorite outfits 2019

we’re continuing (and ending) with our final installment of my top outfit picks of the decade.  today, we’re bringing you a yearly retrospective:  the top outfits for women over 50 in 2019.  2019 was a quite the year:  so many highs, and equally many lows.  as some of you might…

cashmere from head-to-toe | thanksgiving gift guide

the leaves are turning, the weather is getting colder, and we’re headed straight into Thanksgiving.  the transition is upon us from fall to winter, and this week i’m bringing you my first real series of warmer outfits.  today:  cashmere from head-to-toe.  after all, what is more luxurious than cashmere?  last…

jcrew gift guide | pet gift guide | fridays with oscar

it’s Friday gang!  can you believe we made it through another week?  one step closer to Thanksgiving and then the end of a decade.  hard to believe, and thankfully we’re not quite there yet.  instead, we’ve got a wonderful edition of fridays with oscar.  we’re bringing you our usual:  an…

remembering the holidays: new year’s

we started the week remembering Thanksgiving with a guest post from my daughter-in-law Kelly.  my oldest son remembered Christmas.  what an outpouring of love we’ve received:  you’ve made both Kelly and my oldest feel most welcome over here on the blog.  we end our holiday memory week with New Year’s…

remembering the holidays: christmas

it’s holiday memory week over here on the blog. you all really seemed to love Kelly’s Thanksgiving holiday memory.  and we got a lot of requests for tutorials on how to make tamales.  we just might have to feature them on fridays with oscar sometime in the near future.  today,…

remembering the holidays: thanksgiving

we’re approaching the holiday season fast, gang!  are you ready?  me either.  they’ve already got Christmas decorations up at Target.  yikes!  to get us in the holiday mood, this week on the blog, we’re talking holiday memories.  we’ve got a real special treat for you:  each day, we’re going to…