all is calm, all is bright, as we head into the Christmas countdown. most of my packages have arrived, the wrapping has begun, and it’s onto the menu for Christmas Eve and Christmas brunch. so i’m keeping it simple with an old school look that never fails. yep, i’m keeping the prep in my step after all these years. (read more…)
one of my favorite blogging aspects is being introduced to new products, especially those that help us age with grace, strength, and beauty. and y’all know how passionate i am about nutrition and exercise. both are key components that help us live a vibrant and energetic life. like it or not, our bodies are aging day by day along with our muscles and cells. so we need to be proactive on every level for better healthspan. we may not be able to stop time, but it’s never too late to change the way we age. (read more…)
houndstooth is a pattern coined since it resembles a dog’s tooth. it was originally worn as an outer garment by shepherds in the lowlands of Scotland. in the 1940s, Christian Dior began to use this pattern in his collections, and it sprung into prominence. houndstooth is a timeless pattern most often seen in black and white but can be adapted in other color combinations. if you pay attention to SEC football and are familiar with The Crimson Tide, you know their love of houndstooth runs deep. revered coach paul “bear” bryant was always seen sporting a black and white houndstooth fedora, and a tradition was born. (read more…)
wishing you and yours a very Happy New Year. see you in 2021.