Tomboy

Tomboy

Happy New Year! Is everyone rested from Christmas and ready for 2017?    I have one word for today: Tomboy! Tomboy is a fashion label out of Kansas City created by Laura McGrew. Laura has been a constant on the Kansas City creative scene since 1999. She studied painting at The Kansas City Art Institute but [...]

Red Bag Mix and Match-On The Road

Red Bag Mix and Match-On The Road

This post could also be titled."The Red Bag Goes Road Tripping". Michael and I aren't the types to sit on the beach and get sand in our toes. We occasionally like to drive somewhere and see something new. Our mantra: "You can find something interesting wherever you go." This time we wanted to visit Hannibal [...]

Black, White, Red and Tabby Yellow

Black, White, Red and Tabby Yellow

I think you can't go wrong with stripes. When Catherine of Not Dressed Like Lamb decided to feature stripes this week, I knew I was in. This outfit was already in the works for a unit meeting of my retired teachers association. The timing was prefect. Also, Sylvia of 40+ Style discussed how to wear [...]

A Cold and Windy April Night

A Cold and Windy April Night

Friday night is Starbucks, shopping and thrifting.  Michael settles in at Starbucks with a good book and coffee. I do the other stuff and join him when I'm finished.  Where I live, Mother Nature had a fun time on the first Friday of April. Sunny but cold with a good dose of wind, some folks [...]

Hats Off To The Alpacas

Hats Off To The Alpacas

Hello Everyone,  This post has some firsts. It's the first time I have published on the Journal this year. It is the first time I have ever done a fashion shoot. It's the first time I have not been in back of the camera and in front. Face it, I am usually shooting Poodles or [...]