Floral Dress Brown Skirt and Brown Wedges {living outside the stacks} 8
I’m not really what you’d call a fashion or style blogger, I’m more of a “so this morning I was thinking about this or that and I decided to write about it blogger”, so I was thrilled beyond belief when Jennie from A Pocketful of Polka Dots asked me to […]

Boho with the Fab 40s


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Memorial Day, Day of Observance


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: Days of Observance, There is a Difference



Hello Im Fabulous Tee and Jeans and Black Oxfords {living outside the stacks} #hellochicos 13
When my daughter saw this tee, she just started laughing and said “Oh my gosh, that is sooooo you!” A few weeks ago I received an email from Glenda at So What to Twenty telling me that I’d won the #HelloImFabulous contest that she hosted on her blog. Of course, […]

Hello, I’m Fabulous


Browns Diary #LOTSAbandonedBeauty {living outside the stacks} 5
We’ve been in Georgia for a year now. I can’t believe it. In some ways it feels soooo much longer and in other ways it feels like I’ve only just arrived. I’m still adjusting to things here. The people here are so incredibly polite. Every time someone says “Yes, Ma’am” to […]

Abandoned Beauty {Dawson, GA}




Black Tunic Jeggings and Black Wedges {living outside the stacks} 12
Do you ever watch a commercial, movie, or TV show and get lost in the details like the home decor or the outfit the actress is wearing? That’s me. There are times when I honestly couldn’t tell you what I was watching because I was too busy rewinding the DVR […]

Commercial Inspiration


Sunset Over the Water Sandestin FL {living outside the stacks} 4
Flower outside of our rental unit Last week I wrote about how The Hubs and I were going back and forth over throwing caution to the wind and buying an RV. Well, we ended up not getting the RV. We talked, we went back and forth, we wrote down the pros […]

Our Trip to Sandestin, FL


Coffee Talk {living outside the stacks} 12
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: Respect, Vacation Woes, and Idiocy