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: Body Shaming, Momma Shaming, and Cake


Teal Dress with Vintage Beaded Clutch {living outside the stacks} 7
About six months ago I was walking around Target when I spotted this dress on the sales rack. I picked it up and immediately put it back down. While I liked the color, the style just didn’t appeal to me. I’m more of a flowy dress kinda girl. This is […]

Vintage Charm with a Bit of Glitz


11 July #operationsnapback {living outside the stacks} 8
Doesn’t it feel like I’m writing one of these posts every 6 months? Like when am I gonna hit my goal and write my celebratory post? I don’t know. But I do know that I’m not going to give up until I reach my goal. I keep forgetting that. I’ll […]

Back At It. Again.



Squeekerz {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: Share Your Good News


Ageless Style Linkup Collage {A Vacation Look} 12
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. MY LOOK THIS POST CONTAINS AFFILIATE LINKS, IF YOU PURCHASE SOMETHING USING THE LINK I WILL RECEIVE A COMMISSION. THAT COMMISSION GOES TOWARDS MAINTAINING MY BLOG. […]

A Vacation Look {Ageless Style Linkup}


23 June an animal {living outside the stacks} 2
I took a bit of an Instagram break last month, which explains all of the blank spaces in this month’s calendar. I’d had every intention of continuing to take pictures for the challenge but I ended up not picking up my camera at all. In fact, I barely even used […]

June in Pictures




Leopard and Lace {living outside the stacks} 6
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} 2
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