Plunder jewelry


Does that get your attention?  Do you call yourself a Housewife?  It’s a rather outdated term.  A throwback from the 50’s when most men were the single breadwinner for the family and wives stayed home. Stay-at-home Mom seems to be the preferred term now But, how many stay-at-home mom’s really […]

#National Housewife’s Day


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Thrifting Again How do you feel about thrift shopping?  Do you like it? Does it gross you out?  I remember going to a thrift shop for the first time about 20 years ago.  It was called Thrift Town.  I was a snob and was a little worried about germs.  Fast […]

Happy Halloween! This Ghoul Went Thrifting


Me and Jolie dressed up
Child on Bus Morning coffee yogurt with berries This is what I’ve accomplished so far.  Oh, and letting the dogs in and out and in and out…  My brain is full of to-does today.  How about you?  What is it about the fall that revs up our busyness? This weekend […]

A Shopping, Lunching and Outlander Weekend



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Do you ever have weeks where for some reason you just can’t sleep?  I’ve always prided myself on being a good sleeper.  Lately that’s not the case.  Maybe it’s too much caffeine.  I like my iced tea and this time of year with the temps being in the 100’s, I’m […]

Weekend Wear


taffeta and lace blue dress 2
September Wedding Wedding time!  We have a wedding coming up in September for the daughter of a very close friend.  I will be assigned some duties to help out like corralling the wedding party after photos and setting up tablecloths and centerpieces at the reception venue.  Love this kind of […]

Wedding guest dresses – What do you like?




Beach with breaking waves
Port Aransas is a small town of about 3800 that explodes during the summer with tourists like us.  It is about 180 miles southeast of San Antonio and is on Mustang Island.  I am 55 years old and have come to Port A since babyhood.  My parents loved surf fishing […]

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