Deep in the Heart of Texas & Co-Host

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Today, I'm Co-Hosting with Pumps & Pushups with Oh, Hey Girl! Hope you'll check this fun blog today friends! After work on Monday my hubby and I headed to the gym. As we were lifting weights, he started to share something he heard on a radio call-in program. The gist of the story went something like this..."Guess what older women are not supposed to wear?" {Older women = 50 & above) My answer was, "Oh no, I probably don't want to know so please just cut to the chase and tell what they ... Continue Reading...

Summer Packing Capsule

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Today, I'm thrilled to feature my friend Casey who blogs at A Little Bit of Cheer.  She is sharing some great tips and a Summer Packing Capsule with us. If you stopped by last week, you might remember I wrote a post about packing for a weekend getaway and this post is the companion in this short little series. I hope you'll stop by Casey's blog, which really is a place of cheer and accurately describes her personality and blog. Friends, click over there and check out her blog...you'll be hooked ... Continue Reading...

Summer Fun in Texas

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Do you know that Texas is a big state? It's a big state and we like to do things big! Like having lots of places to visit. Summer vacation or a weekend away in the Lone Star State packs lots of choices. We have mountains, desert, a beachy coastline, piney woods, hill country and the list goes on...but one stop that is a must for those vacationing in Texas is San Antonio. This is the seat of our Battle for Independence with Mexico. The historic Alamo is close to the center and hub of River Walk ... Continue Reading...

What to Wear for a Weekend Away

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Happy Monday, friends! Today I'm Co-Hosting with Rhea at Rhea et Cetera. She has a sweet little blog and is the dress and skirt guru. She also has an online store that you should definitely check out. Guess what? Memorial Day Weekend is right around the corner. Lots of us will be packing a little suitcase or carry-on for a few days away. I don't think we'll be hitting the road on Memorial Day weekend because a dear friend of ours is getting married. We are hosting the rehearsal dinner in our ... Continue Reading...

Whatever is Lovely #5

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As I been around the web and blogland, I have come across a few things that have been interesting to me. I really enjoy sharing these posts and my hope is that you find these things interesting as well. Here's what I found that I want to pass along. 1. Well, my friend Ada at Elegance and Mommyhood had a birthday this week. It was Monday, so wishing you another lovely year on planet Earth. She celebrated with two spectacular posts about dresses. The first one is here and the second on is here. ... Continue Reading...

Style Me Spring Challenge ~ Recap

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The Spring Style Me Challenge at Get Your Pretty On just wrapped up. I have to say that not only was it a lot of fun and bunches of great style but relationships were forged. As with each challenge, the ladies who participate are simply lovely people. They encourage and support one another to grow and embrace new fashion challenges as well as with life in general. Honestly, I have been blogging with a group of ladies for the past year that I met through the first challenge. Today, I want to ... Continue Reading...