Category Archives: Summer

Squeezing Every Last Drop

  Summer is by far my favorite season.  Most folks that live around here will tell you how lovely fall is, and I guess that can’t be denied. However as the days get shorter and the temperatures start to drop … Continue reading

Posted in Day Dress, Gap, J Crew, Sandals, Summer, Tommy Hilfiger, white denim jacket | 9 Comments


These two fine-looking ladies to my right and left are my sisters-in-law extraordinaire! How cute are they?!  This past weekend we celebrated my in-laws 50th wedding Anniversary.   Both  our respective parents were married in the summer of 1961, so there as been lots … Continue reading

Posted in Lily Pulitzer, Loft, Sandals, Summer, TJ Maxx, Wedges | 13 Comments

Pattern Mixing?

Okay, I’m just going to come right out and say it.  I’m pattern mixing phobic.  Just. Can’t. Do. It.  Period.  I’ve tried, trust me I have. I look longingly at other blogs filled with wild color and daring mixing and yearn … Continue reading

Posted in Gap, Lucky Brand, navy, Old Navy, skirt, Stripes, Summer, Target, Wedges | 9 Comments

Swamp Thing

There’s a swamp near my house and recently I’ve heard some strange noises coming from there late at night. The only thing to do was go and check it out….. Imagine my surprise when I came upon these large, green, swampy … Continue reading

Posted in American Eagle, Gap, Hat, Shorts, Summer, Target | 13 Comments

Matching Ladies

This little cutie is my second cousin Jada.  She and I decided to wear matching outfits for the day.  I think that she looks great in her madras plaid, and it’s a very New England look to take back to the … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Madras Plaid, Old Navy, Summer | 4 Comments

Out On The Lake

My cousins were up from North Caroline for a visit last week and we all decided to take a dinner cruise around Lake Sunapee.  Cause you know, that’s just want tourists do round these here parts.  ( They’re teaching me … Continue reading

Posted in Beads, Born Shoes, Family, Gap, Lucky Brand, Olive, Orange, Sandals, Summer, Walking Shorts | 3 Comments

Hot Fun In The Summertime

Ad-man and I were on vacation last week so that’s my excuse for the silence around these parts.   It was a nice relaxing week, and there was really not much reason to dress up.  This outfit is one from a … Continue reading

Posted in Beads, Day Dress, J Crew, Sandals, Summer | 7 Comments

What Do You Call Those Anyway?

I’m pensive in this picture and I think it’s because I’m trying to figure out what those pants are called these days.  Back in the 80’s they where clam diggers, but what do we use as a term to refer … Continue reading

Posted in black, Paisley, Sandals, Summer | Tagged | 4 Comments


Boy do I love me some nautical inspired outfits or what?  Denim, check, stripes, check….now if I just could scare up a boat!  Anyone out there want to take a trip on the high seas? Apparently in this picture I’m … Continue reading

Posted in Banana Republic, Denim, Gap, Sandals, skirt, Stripes, Summer | 8 Comments


The moral of this post is, “it pays to keep stuff.”  Everything I have on with the exception of the sandals is well over 10 years old.  Before I started reading all your lovely blogs, I would never in a … Continue reading

Posted in Born Shoes, Gap, Green, Orange, Summer | 7 Comments