September Wish List by icedivastar featuring a leather satchel Banana Republic Leopard Skinny Ankle Pant Banana Republic “Carpe Diem” Pullover Rebecca Minkoff MAB Mini Satchel Frye Jenna Disc Short Booties Christy’s Crown Collection Ella Hat at Free People What’s on your wish list?
Start the season off with a new pair of jeans? Pick apples? Talk like a pirate for a day? Get crafty and decorate a backpack? Start planning your Halloween costume? Read this book? Make cola brownies? Give yourself a comic book worthy manicure? Knit a cowl scarf? Play a game of checkers?
For me, it has been a summer of books. Good books. Bad books. Meh books. Lately, I’ve been swept up in fantastical stories involving werewolves, vampires, and other such creatures. Not a bad way to finish off summer. Timeless (Parasol Protectorate #5) by Gail Carriger Kiss of Death (Kiss Trilogy #2) by Debbie Viguié The Ocean at the […]
Some moves are more difficult than others, and this last move has been a doozy. While only an hour away from where I lived before, this town feels strange, and I feel strange in it. It’s a quiet area that indulges in random events that can only be found by those who have already been […]
Every few weeks she would shut herself up in her room, put on her scribbling suit, and “fall into a vortex” as she expressed it, writing away at her novel with all her heart and soul, for till that was finished she could find no peace. Her “scribbling suit” consisted of a black woollen pinafore […]
Success After 30: 11 Famous People Who Made It Later because being a twenty-something millionaire is so passé. Bored? Maybe you should try one of these 68 Mostly Free Ways to Entertain Yourself at Home. How cute is this travel camper? Mary Helen Bowers is an exercise genius! “Swan Arms” is a killer every single time. This […]
Sweatshirt: TEXTILE Elizabeth and James (c/o Shopbop) Jeans: Old Navy Sweetheart Skinny Jeans (c/o Crowdtap) Shoes: Nike Sunglasses: Gap I’m still on the fence about “fashion” sweatshirts, but I’m quite fond of my warrior sweatshirt. I’ve worn it almost every day since I got it. It’s so comfy, and since it is by Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, I can pretend […]
In my search for more natural beauty products I stumbled across Korres Lip Butter in Wild Rose. This tiny pot of rouge packs all the punch of a Jane Austen heroine on the verge of a marriage proposal. The buttery, slightly squishy balm makes glowing cheeks and rosy lips a piece of tea cake. Made […]
Make your own toaster pastries? Go roller skating? Give yourself a bejeweled manicure? Escape the heat and see a movie? Learn how to do sixties eye makeup? Have a photo shoot with friends? Make your own scented nail polish? Take advantage of summer sales? Celebrate “The Duchess” Who Wasn’t Day? Start watching Broadchurch?
I’m taking my end of summer frustrations out in the kitchen. Summer, how can you be so short? Oh, well. At least this pie is a yummy way to celebrate the end of the season. Ingredients: 3 lemons 1/3 cup honey 1 cup sugar 1 tbsp butter 1 tsp vanilla 2 tbsp flour 4 eggs […]