Um, where did November go??? What a whirlwind this month has been! So, we’ve been working like mad to get into our house before Thanksgiving, but it’s just not gonna happen. We’re disappointed of course, but it’s hard to stay feeling that way when your FAVORITE TWIN BROTHER & FAM is coming all the way from
Happy November! This month is going to be so crazy-busy for us with our move, double birthdays, and family coming to stay with us for Thanksgiving!! So, there miiiight be a little bit of radio silence going on, here on zee ol’ blog. Hoping to get one more post up before the mayhem! Currently wearing
There is nothing like going through photos of your littles in a quiet house. My heart is both exploding, and aching at the same time, right now! I just love my babies so, so much, and need to mama-gush a little. They’re such good – and I mean, gooood – kiddos. Are they perfect? Nope.
Juxtaposed this look, like ya read about (pun intended). 😉 Baseball cap with a blazer, cropped jeans n’ combat boots, blues with a li’l blush pink…. I literally just threw them together, ‘cuz I felt like it, and then my literary brain realized all the contrasts, later. Ha! Hey, when comes to fashion and personal style,
I absolutely love this time of year. The skies couldn’t be clearer, and the weather is still mild enough that you wanna just live outside. We’ve been so busy with Life and House, that it was super easy to just say, “Nope” to the busy stuff (that’s always gonna be there), and a big fat
Playing with pinks and fall textures…. Sateen, chunky cable knit, and a touch o’ velvet. Just a reminder that if you enter the code CALLHERSMITH, you can receive 15% off any Daniel Wellington watch or cuff purchase, now through December 31st. Stay cozy! xx -Carrie Stylist + Mum x 4 Shop My Look (boots + watch)
Happy mid-week to you! I’ve been under the weather off and on (mostly on) for the past four weeks, so I’m thankful to finally be feeling better! I’ve been super blessed to have the health and time to catch up with dear friends, over the past few days, and am still enjoying the effects of encouragement
Edward Collins. That was the name of my grandfather, “Poppy.” He was born in Ireland, but migrated to America with his mother and two-year-old sister when he was five years old, after his father had abandoned them. They migrated to Depression-Era Chicago, and as jobs were scary-scarce across the nation, his mother was forced to make
This is the outfit I wanna wear to go pick apples. I’m barely half kidding. There are no apple orchards around here (at least, that I know of??). I’ve heard they’re hard to grow here, but I reallllly want to try planting an orchard on our new farm, anyway. I’m a wild-child, like that. 😉 Wish
Well, we woke up to a sweet surprise, this morning! The clouds disappeared overnight, and revealed fresh snowcaps on our beautiful mountains…. The skies are crystal clear, and with the glorious rain we’ve had the last few days, nature is constantly dazzling the eye with its pure brilliance, this morning. Stunning. Speaking of dazzling the eye….