Vintage Threads

Those of you that have been with me awhile know my marriage came with a personal shopper. And, just in time for Easter, my man came home with two vintage finds: an adorable gingham blouse that looks like it’s been in hiding for the last 5+ decades and green, Kate Collins cardigan that he thought … More Vintage Threads

My Glass Menagerie

“How beautiful it is and how easily it can be broken.” – Tennessee Williams The Glass Menagerie I’ve loved the idea of having a glass menagerie ever since I read Tennessee Williams’ play as a kid. They are such beautiful, nostalgic little creatures (and so is the play!). And now, thanks to mi amor, I … More My Glass Menagerie

A Touch of Tangerine

Okaaaaay, so the thrill of a new year dwindled a bit for me this week and I found myself feeling a little blah (and eating more dark chocolate than absolutely necessary). Seeing how quickly Monday was on its way (and that I needed to curb the chocolate), I decided to take a little preparatory pick-me-up … More A Touch of Tangerine

One Wild Hat

Mildred: Hey Johnny, what are you rebelling against? Johnny: Whadda got? Who doesn’t love Marlon Brando, especially as “The Wild One”?! Awkward segue: thrift stores aren’t exactly great where I live. They used to be, but are now watered down and picked over. However, today I will revert to my Aussie friends more optimistic terminology … More One Wild Hat

Water-cooler Talk

Look at this piece o’ work (and I write that with the utmost respect for this old-school find). My main man nabbed this at a thrift store for a twenty spot. It’s a Sunroc Water Cooler that doubles as a mini fridge! I was shocked to find very little (read NO) info on these. I … More Water-cooler Talk