Monthly Archives: October 2012

Apple Cupcakes with Spiced Rum Frosting

Ok guys, the weekend is fast approaching. Not just any weekend, but the weekend before All Hallow’s Eve. You know what that means – Halloween parties! What says “Halloween party” quite like a boozy seasonal dessert? NOTHING. I was inspired … Continue reading

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Oxblood

I decided to hit the ground running with the oxblood and peplum trends with this top. Oxblood (eiw, gross word) is fall’s “it” color, which I’m fine and dandy with. It’s flattering for most skin tones, especially we pale girls, … Continue reading

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Cajun Chili

Since we’re frugal fannies in my house, we only get basic cable – channels 1-24. Luckily for me, channel 21 is OWN. So, much of my tv watching time is devoted to “Oprah’s Next Chapter” and “48 Hours” re-runs. Well, … Continue reading

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Autumnal Lavender

For whatever reason, I recently became obsessed with acquiring a pair of lavender pants. Though it’s not a traditionally autumn color – there’s something fresh about this pastel tone being mixed with heavier fall favorites. I wound up finding my … Continue reading

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Cranberry Apple Compote

Last weekend Ross and I went up to Auburn, Maine to do a little apple picking with his Mom. We went to Wallingford’s Fruit House – such a cute place! They’ve got a huge orchard, a country store, CIDER DONUTS, … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Colors

Sometimes you just want to put on your Valentine’s Day best for a weekday in September. Am I right?! No, just me? Wide leg gray pants: H&M (old) Fuchsia lace top: vintage Red belt: vintage Red bag: Marshall’s (old) Bow … Continue reading

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