In the Cafe

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Moving On {living outside the stacks}

Our Happy News

For the past few days, I’ve been vague posting and deleting and starting again and deleting again because, until now, I haven’t had permission to share the news that I hinted at on Instagram a couple of days ago. But The Hubs gave me the thumbs up, so here goes: […]

Coffee Talk {living outside the stacks}

Coffee Talk: Let’s Catch Up

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, […]

PRIVACY POLICY {living outside the stacks}

My Bucket List

The Hubs is a list guy. I have lived my life flying by the seat of my pants and enjoying the trip. That doesn’t mean I don’t like organization – my closet is arranged by color, sleeve length, and collar shape. Seriously. But I also like not knowing what’s going […]

Sleeping Squeekerz {living outside the stacks}

Friday Loves

Remember a few months ago, I wrote about how I missed the old days when a blogger would pose a question and other bloggers would link up? You know, the old fashioned days when blogging allowed for the creation of community and sharing and fun? Well, I finally found a […]

Neck Ribbons: A New Accessory

  Neck hairs. Four of them. They’re long, hard, and prickly. Where in the heck did they come from? I promise they weren’t there this morning when I was slathering on tons of body cream or carefully blending my foundation into my neck to avoid that awful line of demarcation. […]

Heartfelt by Laurie Felt Takeover by Daenel T {living outside the stacks}

My First Facebook Live Takeover

You guys, I’m hosting my first Facebook Live takeover and I cannot possibly be more excited or nervous or honored or insert every adjective possible that describes happiness and eek! Wednesday, 14 March from 6-6:30 PM EST I’ll be discussing all things style and play for the Heartfelt Takeover… ABOUT […]


TBB Asks… Beauty Edition

Andrea from Living On Cloud Nine is hosting this month’s round of TBB Asks… And the theme for March is beauty, so all the questions are related to skincare, hair, and makeup. Yay! Some of my favorite topics. Here are my answers to the above questions, with links to appropriate […]

Be Brave {living outside the stacks}

Be Brave

I used to tell my kids they should do one thing in their life that they can look back on and think Ohmygosh, I cannot believe I did that! You know, something that their kids or spouse will have to call me to verify. In other words, live boldly. Not […]