My Ugg boots are probably my favorite shoewear. I love them! My feet have a tendency to get cold but not while wearing these. I have read that men don't like them but I think they are cute as can be and my hubby doesn't complain. Yes, I even like them with shorts. Although I only wear them with jeans. With the sun finally coming out, sadly it's time to place them at the back of my closet. Top: ModClothJeans: Levi's 515
The top I have on is the most softest thing I own and was purchased at my favorite internet clothing shop...ModCloth. It is the The-Great-Estate-Dress and is currently sold out. They have some really cool, unique items. This was listed as a dress but was a bit short for me since you can see through the bottom layer. I pulled it up a bit and it was perfect as a top with my Levis. It would be cute with leggings or a short skirt and tights too. I'm still trying to get out of my Levis and into some more stylish outfits but I love them so. Still …
After breaking my wrist last year I took a breather from social media and computer work (other than my job) but with the new internet security rules and losing content I feel it’s time to revamp my sites. I just got a new iPhone 8 Plus and I am hoping to be able to post using the new Blogger App. Wish me luck on that one!
As it turns out so far so good.
I just love Cabbage Patch Kids! Years ago my dad went on a mission to get me one when they were hard to find. With the invent of the internet you can almost find anything these days but back in the day it wasn't so easy. He finally succeeded but there was always a story about what a time he had. He was able to get me two in the long run. The first a little boy named Bobby George (my dad's name was Bobby also) just in case he couldn't get his hands on a girl with red hair. Luckily eventually someone was able to get the girl doll for him to give to me. I was so pleased to get them and he was so happy giving them to me that it is a memory I will always treasure. Whenever I think of Cabbage Patch dolls I always think of him. I get them out once in awhile and clean them up but I hope to display them after I paint my second bedroom which I hope to make whimsical and colorful. Arlene looked like she could use a bit of sprucing up when I got her out for pictures so I'm not su…
With the new security browser rules and Modcloth changing affiliates you may find some of my links are not connecting. I have been slowly removing code and trying my best to make sure the links work although I am sure I will not be able to locate everything which is broken but I'll go with a for sure, almost, maybe 😎 I'll keep working on it and I apologize if anyone comes across a broken link. It's been fun going through some old posts. I'm enjoying getting back in the swing of things! Modcloth Fall for a Good Cosmopolitan Top Levi's Converse tennies in seasonal green
Kid Rock’s latest release Sweet Southern Sugar hit airwaves Friday, November 3. I anxiously awaited my postman on Saturday since I had preordered the CD. He didn't let me down and it arrived about noon. Since I didn't have anything going on I popped it in and turned it up. I loved it from start to finish and didn't feel the urge to skip over any of the songs. That's what I call a great album! On the last few albums there's been at least one that I skip over and with the name of the new album I thought maybe he might slip completely over that sugar mountain. Luckily for me, most of the tracks are rockin' rock 'n roll which I love. Not much of a country fan so I was tickled! Now with a week of listening under my belt I'd have to say this is by far one of his best albums.
I had already heard the first three songs and saw the videos for those. Greatest Show on Earth is a strong start with a pounding beat. The video is lots of footage from previous concer…
So in doing a little blog cleaning I came across a few draft posts with no content whatsoever except for this one. Just one lonely picture of me and this goose having a stare off. Why? I have no idea. When? I have no idea. Where? I have no idea. Who took the photo? I have no idea. Fun times? I'm sure! I must have been leaving the bar 😉
Ok, so last night I had a dream that I was standing on the roof watching the Red Hot Chili Peppers play "The Adventures of Rain Dance Maggie" and I was featured in the video. I was looking great in a cute outfit with some type of hat and having a ball! lol The next thing I know I'm running through the jungle looking worse for wear with a dinosaur chasing me. We watched an episode of Terra Nova and then Jurassic Park III was on so I know why I was dreaming of dinosaurs but where did the Red Hot Chili Peppers come from? I was so excited I woke up and had to pee!
How cool can you get?
I love a man that cooks! Although Flea scares me a bit!
Now this is a fashion statement if I ever saw one.
Photo Credit: Ellen von Unwerth redhotchilipeppers.com
Modcloth Inspired Interpretation Dress Labor Day weekend last year I broke my wrist in two places and had to have surgery. I was using a chair to climb up to clean out a cobweb in the corner above my fireplace. When I stepped back down onto the chair I missed it completely. I tried to catch myself with my left hand which, believe you me, was NOT a good idea! Needless to say, since that time I have purchased a step stool.
The surgeon placed what I considered to be a huge pin through my wrist to hold the bones together and in place for 6 weeks. Followed by 6 weeks of physical therapy. OMG how painful was all that! Even after well over a year it still hurts some everyday and occasionally I still have some swelling. Doing my job one-handed and having my hubby dress me was certainly something I had never experienced and not my cup of tea but you gotta do what you gotta do. A week beforehand I had just purchased a new car with a stick shift so I had to have someone drive me around for awhile…
I have always considered myself a dog person because I like dogs better than I like cats. Cats are just too standoffish for me or at least the feral ones that I always have are. Very aloof and so irritating!
I have had many dogs getting my first one at age 4. He was the runt of the litter and I named him Tootsie. He went everywhere I went growing up horseback riding, riding bikes or walking I remember he was always there. He lived until I was 22. I had multiple dogs sometimes and then I went for a few years with no pets whatsoever when I lived in the burbs. Then a few months after we moved back to the country my hubby wanted to buy me a puppy. I wanted a Bischon after watching a little one win the Westminster a few years beforehand. Her name was easy as I had been hearing the old song Some Velvet Morning by Lee Hazelwood and Nancy Sinatra. It kept popping up on my iPod so Fadra is her name. She is the best little furry buddy a girl could ask for!
I don't think I ever specificall…
This post was in my drafts. I don't know why I never finished it up. This one and the one of me and the lone goose (which I still haven't recalled). I guess I got so wound up with looking for a job after I lost mine that I pushed so much stuff aside. You don't realize until you go back to something what you left hanging. I'm surprised I even got the pics uploaded. Anyway, the concert was August of 2015 and so, so much fun! I posted about First Kiss when it first came out which you can read about here.
About half way through he started playing Johnny Cash which is my favorite and I got so excited I dropped my camera. Because, of course, I want him to be my Johnny Cash! I looked and looked and finally my friend pointed it out in the middle of my cup of frozen Mike's Hard Lemonade. It even took one last pic on the way down! She pecked me on the shoulder and didn't miss a beat as she was moving to the groove. No more pics that evening. It's absolutely amazing …