Dog Days of Summer

Schools out, the RV’s are hitting the road in droves and the smell of campfire is in the air.  The monthly virtues are on hold until September but I had to share the one they left for the next few months. Thankfulness- it’s simple yet so robust. If your day seems to take a turn…

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Fresh Fifties

While watching a wedding video at a 50th Wedding Anniversary the other weekend, all anyone could comment on was the fashion, soft, feminine and romantic-a time when people still dressed in their Sunday best and men wore hats. The dresses, hats and gloves… everyone’s outfit was to the nine’s. I happen to love this fashion…

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Woodstock Wildflower

Allow me to introduce you to my bestie (aka Aviatrix) who is making her debut on C&C. She has the unique career of being a commercial airline pilot and gets the opportunity to travel to a multitude of amazing places. As we’ve discussed many of her experiences and adventures I thought it should definitely be…

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Smoke on the Water

It’s 9:30 am on a Sunday and I’ve already put in a full day. With the beautiful weather this weekend, we decided an early morning float was in order. It is truly spectacular to watch the sunrise on the river with a coffee and baileys in hand. The 4:00 am start however isn’t that easiest…

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Quick Pickle

In preparation for BBQ season I thought I would try this quick pickled Beans with Garlic and Dill that allows you to have a lovely jar of produce to use as appetizers or garnish for drinks. I think it adds a special nostalgic touch and since I don’t seem to have enough time for canning,…

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Backyard Boho

With the Canada Day long weekend approaching and the onset of some nice weather (finally!), I am craving bbq’s,  boat rides and bathing suits. As per my usual, I found the most comfortable and voluminous Lanai maxi dress that screams backyard party to me. I have worn this in Hawaii and now my first dinner…

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