Leopard and Lace {living outside the stacks} 2
I’m a lurker. I admit it. I know, I know, that’s awful. Bloggers should always support each other especially with comments and such but I usually don’t unless I have something important to contribute to the conversation. Again, bad blogger. Anyway, one of the blogs that I’ve been stalking for […]

Leopard, Lace, and Other Prints {and a bit of book ...


Bird [living outside the stacks}
The Hubs and I celebrated his 50th birthday in Florida. So very relaxing for him and fear conquering~ish for me. While The Hubs hung out on the beach, I stalked birds from the safety of my telephoto lens. I also took a few pictures of the water… You can see […]

Florida Vacation


White Peasant Top Jeans and Sseko Sandals {living outside the stacks} 10
The Hubs: “What’re you thinking about?” Me: “Nothing.” The Hubs: “Really? Your mind was just blank.” Me: “Yeah, it happens.” Like, seriously, there are times when my mind is like one gaping hole of absolute nothingness and then there are times when so much stuff is floating around in there […]

Flowy Top and Random Thoughts



Daenel with Camera {living outside the stacks} 3
I announced at the beginning of the month that I was taking a bit of a break from Instagram. I wasn’t sure how long I was going to be gone, but I knew I needed a time out. During my {un}planned break, I had every intention of picking up my […]

Back Behind the Lens


Coffee Talk {living outside the stacks} 2
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: A Blessing




Lizard {living outside the stacks} 4
A few days ago, I posted a couple of pictures of a bird who was trying to build a nest in the light fixture just outside the door that I use to get to my car. I say that because, dude, had this bird succeeded, I would’ve had a bird’s […]

Betrayed By Nature


Coffee Talk {living outside the stacks}
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: Rape and Water Guns, It Comes Down to ...


Debbie {fashion fairy dust} 8
Hi, everyone! I hope you’re having a lovely day. So far things are great on my end. I was recently invited by my friend, Jennie from A Pocketful of Polka Dots to join her and a fabulous group of ladies for the Ageless Style Linkup. The theme for this month […]

A Summer Look ~ Ageless Style Linkup