Life and Style

Fashion over 50: Blue/Green Dress from eShakti


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


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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Saturday Style Showcase 143


Hey there friends and welcome to another Style Showcase. We’re happy to announce that Melissa from The Restyled Room (one of my long time blogger friends) will be joining us as a regular now with our Saturday style group, so that is fun. I hope you’ll stop by all the links today and enjoy them all! The post Saturday Style ...

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Feature Friday: Hill House Diaries


Happy Friday friends! I have a fun and a little different Feature Friday for you today. Meet Paula from England. Paula blogs at Hill House Diaries and her house looks like it’s out of a storybook or British movie set. This Georgian house of hers has the most beautiful setting and it’s charming inside and out.  The post Feature Friday: ...

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Feeding Your Working Dog A Natural Diet


by Cassie Steele –   The majority of dog owners feed their pets commercial dog food, either in the form of canned meat, or dry kibble biscuits. These are convenient and easy to come by; however, it might not be best diet for a working dog who goes hunting and fishing, as they require a diet that is high in ...

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Fashion over 50: Black & White Calvin Klein Dress


You know I have a love for black and white and I always seem to find more to add to my closet. This is one last dress I found at Ross during their dress event and I got so many outfits for great prices. This one was $40 and the most expensive dress I bought that day. It’s a Calvin ...

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Outdoor Summer Entertaining Ideas


It’s that time of year where we are all spending so much more time outdoors. I love it, even though it gets hot, it’s so nice to be outside. We have really enjoyed our porch deck and I love setting a pretty table out there for special occasions. You all know I have such a love of outdoor living during ...

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Adding Summer Decor to Your Home


Good morning and welcome to a new week! It’s officially summer around here, it’s been hot and sweltering and trying to stay cool is the name of the game, although we finally got some much needed rain last week. I don’t do a lot of redecorating for summer, but today I’m joining a big group of talented ladies and we ...

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Home Style Saturday 142


We’re sharing another round of Home Style Saturday, so I hope you all enjoy these Saturday links of inspiration. Today we have my long time friend, Melissa from The Inspired Room joining us! Be sure to click around to all these links for lots of inspiration!  Have a great weekend!  The post Home Style Saturday 142 appeared first on Southern ...

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Feature Friday: Plank and Pillow


Happy Friday my friends! Here’s to the weekend! I’ve got a fun Feature Friday for you today. Meet Brooke and Henry, a lovely couple from Kingsport, TN who blog at Plank and Pillow. They have only been blogging a short while and just started their Instagram account less than a year ago, but I can already tell that they are ...

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The Value of Seniors


I’m happy to be working with Ready to Care again this year, sharing their message of taking care of our seniors. Our seniors really are so valuable to all of us as a society. Just think of what they have experienced in their lives. I think of my own parents and all they’ve seen and done in their 91 years. ...

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Fashion over 50: Summer Dress {Black & White}


Cool is the name of the game these days! With the intense heat we’ve been having, my main goal is to dress cool and casual. I’m wearing dresses more these days too, since they do feel cooler to me. I wore this to church recently and it’s also from Ross. Black and white are my faves and this gauzy dress ...

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