Mom my sisters and me {living outside the stacks}

Throwback Thursday: First Snow

I think this picture was taken around 1976ish. My little sister looks like she’s about a year old, and she was born in 1975. We were living in Texas at the time and it was our very snow. You can tell because we’re wearing lightweight jackets. Mom said we were […]

Style Imitating Art {living outside the stacks}

Style Imitating Art: Star Catcher by Remedios Varo

This post contains affiliate links. If you purchase anything using those links I may receive a small commission at no extra charge to you. Thank you for helping me to buy more clothes. Today is our convocation/professional development day at work. I have to give a 10 minute presentation on […]

Friday Favorites: Aging Gracefully and Shopping While I Do It

  Happy Friday, everyone! I hope you’ve had a great week. Things here have been busy, but in a good way. I think. LOL We’re gearing up for the beginning of the Fall Semester at the college, so things are starting to get exciting. Not only is a new semester […]

Ageless Style Floral Dress Announcement {living outside the stacks}

Ageless Style Linkup: Tropical Prints

This post uses affiliate links. If you purchase something using one of those links, I’ll receive a commission at no extra charge to you. Thank you in advance for your support. THE AGELESS STYLE LINKUP Hi, welcome to the Ageless Style Linkup. The linkup runs the first Tuesday of each month and […]

The Star Catcher by Spanish artist Remedios Varo

Style Imitating Art Inspiration: Star Catcher by Remedios Varo

{Image Credit: PicMonkey} ABOUT STYLE IMITATING ART Style Imitating Art is hosted by Salazar {14 Shades of Gray}, Kim {Fierce Fashion Blog}, and me. Style Imitating Art challenges us to draw style inspiration from pieces of art. Every other Monday one of us selects an inspiration image and we each post […]

Bleu Chrys {living outside the stacks}

Welcome, Bleu Chrys! Our Rescue Pup!

Hi, I’d like for y’all to meet Bleu Chrys. Isn’t she adorable? She’s a 13 month old Terrier mix and she has already stolen our hearts. If you’d like to see more of Bleu on Instagram, follow her hashtag #BleuChrys. It sounds so trite to say that our rescue rescued […]

Daenel T {living outside the stacks} Cream Sleeveless Top Step Hem Jeans and Miz Mooz Sandals

Fab Forties: From the Ground Up

This post uses affiliate links. If you purchase anything using these links, I will earn a small commission at no extra cost to you. Thank you for helping me buy more clothes. Hi, how are y’all doing? We’re OK. We spent most of the weekend just hanging out around the […]

Daenel T {living outside the stacks} Free People Tunic Laurie Felt Weekender Jeans and Tan Sandals

Style Imitating Art: The Siesta by Paul Gaugin

This post contains affiliate links. If you purchase anything using those links I may receive a small commission at no extra charge to you. Thank you for helping me to buy more clothes.   Hi, how was your weekend? Ours was relaxing. On Friday, The Hubs and I went on […]

Melrose Plantation {living outside the stacks}

Getting to Know CENLA: A Visit to the Melrose Plantation

Remember last weekend I said that I was stepping out of my comfort zone and going to a photography class? Well, I never made it to the class because I got lost. However, I did end up at this really interesting historic site called the Melrose Plantation. When I arrived, […]

Daenel T {living outside the stacks}

I was Nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award

You guys, I was nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award by my Ageless Style sister-friend, Shugunna of Nzuri N Simplicity. I remember the first time Shugunna messaged me on Instagram, I knew she and I would hit it off. And I was right. I enjoy reading her blog, not just […]