Passing the Holiday Torch

Christmas Dining Room_night Thanksgiving has come and gone *sigh of relief* inserted here. Growing up, Turkey Day meant 50 of our closest family and friends would descend upon our home in the morning and stay all night, often until the wee hours of the following morning. My parents were so busy cooking, cleaning, and talking, they didn't have time to tell me to brush my hair, get out of the tree, put down the book, or help my sister with (fill in the blank with some chore I really did not want to do). It was a day of freedom - heaven in the eyes of my pre-teen self....

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Champagne and Football

  Champagne Glass Growing up I was a major tomboy. Remember the show on Nickelodeon The Secret World of Alex Mack? For those of you too young (or old) to remember this classic, the main character, a girl named Alex, basically lived in a backwards baseball cap with a plaid shirt tied around her waist. Add a pair of soccer socks to that ensemble and you have a spot-on picture of me during my more formative years....

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Trouser Leg | Loose Top

Well to the first installment of the Trouser Leg Series! What: J Brand Trouser Pant, J. Crew shirt, Kate Spade pumps, Michael Kors sunnies, Ted Baker bag, misc. jewelry Wear Where: This is one of those universal outfits that can be worn in most offices (granted some only on “casual Friday”) and at after-work happy hours. With a quick shoe change (heeled sandals like these or wedges like these) it becomes fantastic for brunch....

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