Life and Style

Fashion over 50: Black and White on Repeat

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I just can’t get enough of black and white as you’ve probably noticed! You keep seeing it over and over on here, but it’s true. I hardly ever meet a black and white print I don’t love. I found this new top recently at TJ Maxx and picked it up. It’s a great layering piece for summer since it’s sleeveless. ...

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Duke Days of Summer {$100 Giveaway}

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As many of you are fellow Baby Boomers, I thought you all might be interested in this giveaway! Did you grow up watching westerns on television? I sure did! My dad was a big fan of westerns and he gave me a love of westerns also, so this genre was a part of my childhood and I still love them ...

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Baby Boomer Biking!

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One of the best ways to feel young again is riding a bicycle! Mark and I moved to Acworth 2 years ago and knew that it would be a good place to ride our bikes, but we had no idea just how much we were going to love this new exercise program which gets us out and about in our ...

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Home Style Saturdays 145

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Happy Saturday friends! Hope you enjoy this Home Style Saturday post this week and get inspired for your own home.  The post Home Style Saturdays 145 appeared first on Southern Hospitality. Article Courtesy of SouthernHospitalityBlog.com

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Feature Friday: Plaids and Poppies

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Today’s Feature Friday is another gal I met on Instagram, Tracy from Plaids and Poppies. She’s a wife and mom of grown children and also a grandmother. She totally doesn’t look like a grandmother. Her home is just so pretty and I think you’re going to love it! What caught my eye on Instagram was how colorful her home is ...

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Fashion over 50: Cool Bermuda Shorts Summer Tops

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During these hot months we have here in Georgia, I’m all about beating the heat and wearing shorts and cool tops. I wear modest Bermuda shorts right above the knee these days and it definitely helps to keep things cooler with our heat and humidity. I still like to look half way decent when we go out, so I make ...

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10 Things To Do On St. Simons Island

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One of 11 barrier islands hugging the coast of Georgia, St. Simons is around 18 miles long, with live oak trees dripping with Spanish moss and palm trees dotting the island.  It definitely has a tropical feel and is a very appealing spot to visit. I’ve only been a few times, but I’m taking Mark back there in September and ...

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Get Away to the King and Prince, St. Simons Island

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St. Simons is one of our barrier islands here in our fine Southern state of Georgia and it’s a beautiful destination that I haven’t taken advantage of nearly enough. I recently went back for a refresher visit and loved it all over again, so today I’m sharing another post about The King and Prince Resort where I stayed again this ...

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Home Style Saturdays 144

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Happy Summer to you all! Enjoy another Home Style Saturday with this talented group of friends!  The post Home Style Saturdays 144 appeared first on Southern Hospitality. Article Courtesy of SouthernHospitalityBlog.com

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Feature Friday: Proverbs 31 Girl

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Happy Friday friends! Today’s Feature Friday is a farmhouse in Minnesota. Meet Allie from Proverbs 31 Girl. She’s a wife and mom of 5 and she and her family live in the country in an old farmhouse that they’ve renovated and added onto. It’s a beautiful setting so we’re going to start the tour on the outside so you can ...

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Fashion over 50: Blue/Green Dress from eShakti

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Hey friends and welcome to another Fashion over 50! I’ve had a few new things to share with you all lately and today’s dress is another new one. This one was sent to me from eShakti, an online women’s clothing shop. Have you heard of it? I had heard of it for several years now, but have not worked with ...

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Under Deck Ceiling System Install

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I’m excited to share the progress on our under deck project with you all. It’s a little slow going and I’m waiting on the next steps now which will be working with Phantom Screens to get the rest of it finished, but Mark and I have a lot to still figure out too as far as finishing this space off. ...

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