Book Review The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead {living outside the stacks} 2
THIS POST CONTAINS AFFILIATE LINKS, IF YOU PURCHASE SOMETHING USING THE LINK I WILL RECEIVE A COMMISSION. THAT COMMISSION GOES TOWARDS MAINTAINING MY BLOG. THANK YOU IN ADVANCE FOR YOUR SUPPORT. Title: The Underground Railroad Author: Colson Whitehead Genre: Fiction Publisher: Doubleday Release Date: 2016 Format: Hardcover Pages: 306 ABOUT THE BOOK {from the flap} Cora is […]

Book Review: The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead


Coffee Talk {living outside the stacks} 12
I’d like to welcome you to Coffee Talk. If you’re new here, this is where I share some of the great and not~so~great stuff that I find on the web. Topics range from news stories that leave me scratchin’ my head to DIYs that I think are absolutely clever. And, […]

Coffee Talk: Let’s Talk About the Elephant in the Pool


Horse Print Dress {living outside the stacks} 4
This has been a crazy two weeks . Last week, The Hubs and I moved the girls into their dorms and we’ve started the process of settling in to life as a couple. This time, things are different because the girls are now an hour and a half away instead of […]

Multi~Colored Horse Dress



New Office Space {living outside the stacks} 2
The Old Office Current Office Space After the girls were safely deposited in their dorms, I sat in my living room and wondered Now what? Usually when I’m bored, I play around online or The Hubs and I will go antiquing or something but neither of us really felt like […]

Home Office: Making Room


Coffee Talk {living outside the stacks} 6
I’d like to welcome you to Coffee Talk. If you’re new here, this is where I share some of the great and not~so~great stuff that I find on the web. Topics range from news stories that leave me scratchin’ my head to DIYs that I think are absolutely clever. And, […]

Coffee Talk: Back to School and Other Stuff


Book Review What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarity {living outside the stacks} 2
THIS POST CONTAINS AFFILIATE LINKS, IF YOU PURCHASE SOMETHING USING THE LINK I WILL RECEIVE A COMMISSION. THAT COMMISSION GOES TOWARDS MAINTAINING MY BLOG. THANK YOU IN ADVANCE FOR YOUR SUPPORT. Title: What Alice Forgot Author: Liane Moriarty Genre: Fiction Publisher: Penguin Group Release Date: May 2012 Format: Paperback Pages: 459 ABOUT THE BOOK {from […]

Book Review: What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarity



Fitbit Last Week of July Stats {living outside the stacks} #operationsnapback 10
10,000 baby steps per day. That’s what I’m taking. Sometimes more, but most of the time I’m just at 10,000 steps. I know I need to do more. Sometimes I think about the workouts I used to do when I was in the Army {jumping jacks, push ups, sit ups, […]

Baby Steps


Coffee Talk {living outside the stacks} 6
THIS POST CONTAINS AFFILIATE LINKS, IF YOU PURCHASE SOMETHING USING THE LINK I WILL RECEIVE A COMMISSION. THAT COMMISSION GOES TOWARDS MAINTAINING MY BLOG. THANK YOU IN ADVANCE FOR YOUR SUPPORT. I’d like to welcome you to Coffee Talk. If you’re new here, this is where I share some of […]

Coffee Talk: Fitbit Blaze Review


Black Maxi Dress and Gold Sseko Sandals {living outside the stacks} 14
THE AGELESS STYLE LINKUP Nine ladies, forty and over, show you that style doesn’t have an age limit. A themed linkup takes place on the first Tuesday of every month. This month’s theme is: THE DOG DAYS OF SUMMER. this look was originally featured last summer MY LOOK *wipes sweat* I don’t […]

Ageless Style Linkup: Dog Days of Summer