Flower {living outside the stacks} 4 comments
Camera: Nikon D7100 with 35mm lens Settings: ISO 100 | f/1.8 | 1/1000ss “Flowers are the music of the ground; from earth’s lips spoken without sound.” ~Edwin Curran Be Happy,         Follow Living Outside the Stacks on Bloglovin’!

My Favorite Color


Good Night {living outside the stacks} 8 comments
I’ve always wanted to do a Day in the Life photography project but I’ve never felt that I can really pull it off because I don’t lead an exciting life, nor do I have little people running around to break up the monotony and add to the creativity. But this […]

A Day in the Life: 12 June 2017


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: A Little Bit of This and a Little ...



Boat and Sunset {living outside the stacks} 4 comments
this post contains affiliate links A few weeks ago, The Hubs and I were on our way to the store when I started yelling: “Stop the truck! Stop the truck!” I’m almost certain he thought something was wrong with me. But, I needed him to stop right then and there… […]

Sunset Over the Water


Ageless Style Linkup Off the Shoulder {living outside the stacks} 7 comments
THE AGELESS STYLE LINKUP Ten 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: Off the Shoulder and was chosen by Diane from Fashion on the 4th Floor. I know I’ve said this […]

Ageless Style Linkup: Off the Shoulder


Coffee Talk {living outside the stacks} 6 comments
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: The Photography Edition



Butterfly {living outside the stacks} 2 comments
Camera: Nikon D7100 with 55-200mm lens Settings: ISO 100 | f/5.6 | 1/1250ss I know it has been quiet around these parts lately; something germy has attached itself to my family and refuses to let go. It started with The Hubs on Tuesday/Wednesday and got me on Thursday. So I’ve […]

Butterflies and Summer Colds


Memorial Day 2017 {living outside the stacks}
To all of you who’ve lost someone in service to this great nation, I honor you and your sacrifice, it was not in vain. God bless you,         Follow Living Outside the Stacks on Bloglovin’!

Memorial Day Observance


Squeekerz {living outside the stacks} 4 comments
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: Dating Don’ts and Political Putzes