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Fall Rotation… Round One

Finally. We noticed on our morning power walk earlier this week…. a slight chill in the air. A distinct chill. At last, the daytime temperature has dipped enough (at least here in eastern Canada) to be considering fall fashion. I …

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Exploring My Fall Essentials

So the other day, I’m minding my own business… doing some of my fall ‘research’ … reading some of my favourite fashion blogs. And I came across this post on Habitually Chic, in which Heather Clawson says she stumbled across this …

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Consider the Blouse

  Considering that it’s August, I should be thinking about fall. And fall fashion. ‘Tis the season, or soon will be. And after my post last week about the blue shirt vs the white shirt, I’ve been considering tops. Blouses …

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Blogging My Way To Stress Free Dressing

Summer is here. Big time. It’s been hot, hot, hot. I’m not complaining, mind you. We’re back from camping and planning to spend the rest of the summer at home. And while home is not exactly in the city, I’ll …

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Looking for Fall Fashion Love

For a week or so I’ve been singing (in my head) a country song from the 1980’s… from that truly awful movie, Urban Cowboy, staring John Travolta and Debra Winger.   That was definitely one terrible movie. So cheesy. But, with songs by …

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Rethinking Pink

I had an epiphany the other day. Well, kind of an epiphany. Let me explain. I was at a local hospital for a CT scan of my sinuses. And I was lying on the sliding-bed-thingie, and the technician was moving …

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We’re Back From France and There’s Gonna Be Laundry… and Shopping

If you’re not Canadian you probably didn’t get the reference in my title; it’s a riff on the title of the one-woman show by Canadian comic Sandra Shamus… My Boyfriend’s Back and There’s Gonna Be Laundry. (Which is itself a riff on …

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Paris Etc… What They Wore, What I Wore

I’ve been shopping. Quelle surprise! In Ottawa. Which probably seems funny since I just came home from a month in France. Actually, I rarely shop for clothes when we travel. One reason is that I always have a wish list for any …

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Not Ready For Paris… Why I’m Stressed About What to Wear

We leave for our long awaited, many times postponed trip to France in three weeks. France. For a month. In the spring. Sublime. We’ll probably miss the cherry trees in bloom. But it will still be France. Arras, Avignon, Provence, the …

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Springing Forward… Into Spring… I Hope

Last week, when I was down east visiting my mum, we set our clocks forward an hour to Daylight Saving Time. Moving the clocks forward has always been a sign of spring. A sort of “springing forward” into spring.  Sort of. Except it didn’t look …

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