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January 16, 2022

Coffee Talk 01.16.22

Well, friends, I don't even know where to begin. I feel like I've lived a month in the past week. I can't believe it was just this past Monday that Paul took Caroline back to college.
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January 9, 2022

Coffee Talk 01.09.22

outfit details Brrrr…. I’m sitting here in my office, shivering in that new Naadam shawl collar cardigan, trying to keep my hands warm by holding my cup of coffee between every few lines I type. I decided to leave the tags on and try it out, but it is not doing the trick. I definitely...
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December 31, 2021

Year In Review: Highlights From 2021

Happy New Year's Eve! I can hardly believe it's that time again, but here I am, writing another Year In Review. Even though this year has had more than its fair share ups and downs, it's always fun to look back and reminisce and also see how far we've come.
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December 30, 2021

Top Ten Posts Of 2021

Last Thursday, I rounded up the top ten products from my blog and social media channels this year, and today I'm sharing my top ten posts. According to my Google Analytics, these are the ten most highly trafficked posts that I published this year.
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December 24, 2021

Merry Christmas from the Shanes

I know I said I was taking a few days off from posting, but I wanted to hop on real quick before I start my day to say merry Christmas and share our family Christmas card. I wish I could send one to every one of you!
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December 19, 2021

Coffee Talk 12.19.21

Greetings, friends! It's hard to believe we're less than a week away from Christmas. I hope you and your loved ones are staying well. Earlier this week, I flew up to Boston to bring Caroline (and her car) home from college, so everyone is here now, and it's so nice!
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December 12, 2021

Coffee Talk 12.12.21

Good morning! I hope everyone is faring okay this weekend, given the extreme weather so many have experienced. Our weekend has been fairly ho-hum. We didn't have any plans, and my attempts to make some fell flat, so Paul and I ended up staying in both nights.
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November 28, 2021

Coffee Talk 11.28.21

Good morning on this first Sunday of Advent! The turkey has been consumed, the fall decor has been put away, and our house is in the process of being thoroughly decked out for Christmas. I guess the holiday season is officially upon us!
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November 25, 2021

Happy Thanksgiving!

Greetings and Happy Thanksgiving Day to my friends here in the USA! I have so much to be thankful for, but I am especially thankful for YOU!
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November 21, 2021

Coffee Talk + A Few Try-Ons

Good morning! I've got a bunch of random try-ons I've been collecting this week. I didn't have time to get that post up for yesterday, so I just added it into this Coffee Talk post.
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November 14, 2021

Coffee Talk 11.14.21

Greetings, friends! I hope you’re having a good weekend. I’m happy to report that I survived axe throwing… and I learned how to spell it. Ha! Survival was really my only goal, and that was about the extent of my success.
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