Coffee Talk {living outside the stacks} 5
I’d like to welcome you to Coffee Talk. In case 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. […]

Coffee Talk: So Many Feels

Denim Jacket White Sweater Black and White Striped Skirt and Boots {living outside the stacks} 11
Hi! How’ve you guys been? I feel like it has been forever since I’ve done a “What I wore…” post. I ain’t gonna lie, it’s not that easy getting back in front of the camera again, especially since I’ve been spending so much time behind the lens. But I’ve missed […]

Pinterest Inspired

Life Without Kids An Update {living outside the stacks} 6
One of the questions I’ve been asked most since all of our kids moved out of the house is “How are you adjusting?” Honestly, the first 45 minutes were pretty rough. That first night, I came home to an empty house, looked at Squeekerz, and cried. The Hubs was in […]

Life After Kids: Freedom

Old Navy Dress Over Jeans with Sseko Sandals and Sloan and Themis Earrings{Living Outside the Stacks} 12
You guys, this is it! My last week of freedom before I start working again. I can’t lie, I’m both excited and nervous. I’m excited because, well, new place and new co-workers. And I’m nervous because new place and new co-workers. Make sense? Oh, I guess I should tell you […]

Feeling Flirty Over Forty

Vintage Globe {Living Outside the Stacks} 4
Nikon D3100 | Nikkor 35mm f/1.8 lens | ISO 100 | f/1.8 | 1/160 ss Here are some of the things that are on my mind: We had company the other night and I made Chicken Florentine Lasagna using this recipe by The Cozy Apron. It was so very good. It […]

On My Mind

Dinner {Living Outside the Stacks} #OurProject52 2
I am so not a food photographer. I see the photos that others have taken and I literally want to lick the screen/monitor/window/whatever. I see pictures that I take and I think what the heck? Nikon D3100 | Nikkor 35mm f/1.8 lens | ISO 356 | f/1.8 | 1/20 ss This was dinner […]

Week 24: Food {#OurProject52}

Black Maxi Dress and Gold Sseko Sandals {Living Outside the Stacks} 3
Alright, I think I’m just gonna let The Hubs start picking out my clothes. This is another dress that he hit out of the park {you can see the other dress he picked out by clicking here}. We were watching “Fixer Upper” ~ have you seen that show? I would totally […]

How to Dress Like a TV Personality

Magnolia Blossom {Living Outside the Stacks} 10
Do you remember when I used to write a post called “Coffee Talk“? I kinda miss it. It was an opportunity to talk about random things and get to know each other. So, I decided to bring it back, just in a different version… Nikon D3100 | Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G […]

On My Mind

Week 18 Food {Living Outside the Stacks} 4
Happy Friday! Do you have plans for the weekend? As of right now, The Hubs and I just have a bit of house shopping to do — get a new mattress for the bed in the guest room, find some lamps for the family room, and finally settle on a piece […]

52 Week Project: 2015 Edition