Life and Style

Christmas Decorating Inspiration

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Good morning! Hope you all are really enjoying the month of December and all the festivities that come along with Christmas and the Holidays.  I so appreciate all of you stopping by and seeing my Christmas decor.  If you missed those posts, you can find them here below. I’m so enjoying this month so far. Mark is off for Christmas ...

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Feature Friday: The Marble House, Newport RI

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It’s Friday again! I love Fridays since it means Mark is home for the weekend and this weekend is even more special, since he’s off work until after Christmas.That’s fun for both of us and I’m sure we’ll enjoy some memorable events over this Christmas holiday. We’re working on a little fireplace project at home that shouldn’t take too long ...

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Live Holiday Gifts from Jackson & Perkins {Giveaway}

You all know how much I enjoy live plants and have many around my house all year long. During the Holiday season, it’s really nice to have something live to celebrate this special time of the year.  Today, I’m partnering with Jackson & Perkins to show you some great gift ideas and there’s also a giveaway, so don’t miss out ...

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Fashion over 50: Black and White Shirtdress & DermaBlading

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Hope you’re all having a great week so far!  December is in full swing, tomorrow is my birthday and I’m excited for a month of celebration and holiday cheer.  Mark and I decided to go up to Franklin, TN for a little getaway next week, since the Viking cruise has been postponed until next year.  I know it will be ...

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Decorating with Christmas Traditions (& Givewaway}

Hey there friends!  I’m back today with another fun giveaway and an introduction to a few more Christmas products that you might enjoy.  Christmas is a time to decorate our homes with love and joy, a time to surround ourselves with holiday decor that speaks to our family traditions and love of home. The post Decorating with Christmas Traditions (& ...

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Christmas in the Living and Dining Room 2018

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I’m so excited to kick off this week with another Christmas home tour that I’m part of today.  I love being a part of the blogger community and sharing my home at Christmas is a big part of that each year.  I have always loved and decorated for Christmas and now since I’m a blogger, I get to share it ...

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Feature Friday: The Elms, Newport RI

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Hey, friends and Happy Friday!  The Holidays are in full gear around here and I’m sure you all are getting ready at your homes too. It’s feeling so fun and festive and I just love this time of year.  Mark and I are going to the Marietta Pilgrimage tour this weekend and touring part of the houses in the daytime ...

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Christmas Welcome 2018 {& Giveaway}

Hey there friends!  I’m back today with more Christmas decor, joining another blog tour with so many other talented bloggers. You’ll have a chance to really be inspired by checking them all out.  Today, I’m sharing our entry way, foyer and family room.  It’s so fun to add Christmas cheer to all these areas and have the house all lit ...

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Over 60 Makeup Talk

Hey there and Happy Wednesday to you all!  Today on Fashion over 50/60, I’m talking about makeup and skin.  One of those topics we don’t often talk about as we get older, but it’s probably something you think about sometimes and it might be helpful to talk about as a group effort.  I know it’s on my mind, so it’s ...

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Christmas in the Kitchen 2018

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Hey, there friends!  I’m kicking off the Christmas season this year with a blog hop with several other talented bloggers. This is the first of 3 blog hops I’m in this year. It’s a great way for y’all to see a lot of beautiful Christmas decor in one spot. All you have to do is click through to the other ...

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A Visit to Newport, RI

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We’ve had a wonderful and relaxing Thanksgiving holiday at home and with our families.  We went to see the new Grinch movie with our little people and had a good time with them over the weekend and really enjoyed having Lauren and her family home for the week. I’ll do a post soon on our trip to Bryson City and ...

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Feature Friday: Home for the Holidays Showhouse 2018

Happy Friday!  I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving. We sure did and enjoyed both of our family time, with lots of good food and fellowship.  Families are the best, aren’t they?  We both are so thankful for our families, a lot to be grateful for.   Today, I’m sharing the Atlanta Homes and Lifestyles magazine Home for the ...

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