Adventures in Antiquing

The China Cabinet Chronicles

I fell in love with this china cabinet when I first saw it–it’s petite in size and has such beautiful detailing. I’ve been in a Spring cleaning mood as of late and yesterday I gave my China Cabinet a good cleaning. It was much overdue. When I first brought it home 3 1/2 years ago, …

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Adventures in Antiquing Home Decor

A Blue & White Birthday

Another year older, another year wiser. I’ve heard people say that the older they get, the more comfortable they feel in their skin as well as happier. I feel like that applies to me as well. I’ve consciously made it a point to try new things out of my comfort zone as well as start …

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Adventures in Antiquing

Fitz & Floyd Tea Cups

On a recent trip the an antique shop, I spotted these gorgeous tea cups from Fitz & Floyd’s Renaissance collection. Unfortunately, they came as a set of 8… fortunately for me, the price was an absolute steal! The Renaissance collection has since been discontinued so you see, I couldn’t pass them up! The black and …

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Beauty

That Extra Something

I never realized until today how much I adore a warm, sunny day. The last few days were absolute rubbish (weather wise) –lots of rain, wind and overall, very chilly. There is something about a rainy series of days that makes me feel so tired and unmotivated to do anything. My attire consisted of workout …

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Beauty

Vivid Coral

There is only one bold lip color I love wearing during the warmer months–vivid corals. I find that they’re the most becoming on my skintone–specifically this intense lip butter from NYX in Summer Fruit. It’s a gorgeous bright corally red that pairs nicely with a lightly smokey bronzed eye makeup. Truly, this is the perfect …

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Fashion

The Emerald Maxi

As I like to joke–this dress had it’s moment last weekend at my daughter’s birthday party. I love maxi dresses and practically live in them during the spring, summer and fall months. First & foremost, they’re comfortable. Secondly, they’re extremely versatile–dress it up or down. Done. This dress in particular is a convertible maxi dress …

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Fashion

Unintentionally Vogue

Have you ever purchased a piece of clothing that you liked but didn’t necessarily love? An item that if you were then great, if not…meh? Today I’m going to be discussing two such pieces—the obvious one being my Vogue t-shirt. I’m not one to dress casual on the daily but I needed some t-shirts for …

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