Style at a Certain Age

does fashion still matter?

does fashion still matter in the new “normal”?  it’s hard to believe that in a matter of weeks, our conversations and concerns have shifted so dramatically and profoundly.  the things we were focused on in February are no longer top of mind—not even by a long shot.  as i go…

street taco friday | mexican beer cocktail | fridays with oscar

as we close another week, i hope you have been digging into some long put-off household projects and tasks. now is the perfect time to do just that. it feels good to clean out the garage, the cupboards, the basement and just generally spring clean. having these things done before…

a day in the life | my front porch refresh

hello thursday! it’s time to grab a cup of coffee, iced tea, or glass of wine depending on what time of day you’re reading this post. ‘cuz we’re taking a tour of the front porch. yep, i hauled the leaf blower out of storage and dusted my hose off to…

top 5 favorite cocktails | the great american takeout

today is The Great American Takeout 2.  it’s a social media push to support local restaurants, eateries, and beverage stores that have off-premise/curbside offerings.  given that most the country—and world—is effectively shut down, assuming you safely can, it’s so important right now to support our local businesses.  to that end,…

hosting a virtual dinner party from home

just because we’re stuck at home doesn’t mean we can’t throw a dinner party for two or more.  today, we’re talking how to host a virtual dinner party.  it might take a bit of planning on your part to send the invites and get everyone on board as far as date…

tutorial roundup | how tos when dealing with shelter in-place

things continue to change rapidly around us.  advice, rules and regulations given yesterday can change by the morning.   here in  Athens, GA, we went from a voluntary to mandatory shelter in-place within a day.  that’s why it’s important to pay close attention to what your local, state, and federal authorities…