Tomorrow night one of my friends is hosting a Roaring 20’s party! Her apartment will be turned into a ‘speakeasy’ and we must all wear costumes. Needless to say, I am BEYOND excited. I’m wearing a basic black drop-waisted, knee-length dress and then accessorizing it to the hilt with a: silver beaded cap, many … More The Cat’s Pajamas!
1. I work for the Church; sometimes I love it, sometimes I don’t. One of the most wonderful things is that I can go to Mass everyday that I am in the office. The chapel is about five steps away from my cubicle. Having the ability to attend daily Mass is such a blessing of … More 7 quick-takes Friday
I was surfing Amazon looking for books I can’t afford to buy yesterday when I found this: The Audrey Hepburn Collection. A boxed set of the following movies staring the goddess of charm, grace and style. 1. Breakfast At Tiffany’s 2. Roman Holiday 3. Sabrina 4. Funny Face 5. Paris When It Sizzles All of … More Good Find!
I found this idea at Betty Beguiles, but it originally came from Emma. What a wonderful way to add some cheerfulness and beauty to these winter months (especially for those of us who are having a Chicago winter!) Here are five things I am going to do this week to make my home more lovely. … More Commitment to Loveliness
I very much desire this dress: I think it’s about time that the sailor theme was introduced to my life. The photo below my new favorite dress is the hat I just bought from http://www.vintagehatbox.com. I think, paired with the right cardigan, this could be an ideal Easter outfit. What do you think? … More Vintage
A guest post from Rena Black, a friend who is studying at Villanova, regarding the proposed “Freedom of Choice Act”. FOCA: Freedom to Choose Abortion To whom it may concern: I am an academic, an independent voter, a feminist, and a Catholic. Catholics as a whole are not single-issue voters. Theologically, they cannot be, because … More Guest Post!
As I’m actually at work, and coming up with quick-takes in between tasks – thus the five instead of 7. 1. I am making a concerted effort to write – something- everyday. I really feel that God is calling me to write; to use my talent, meager as it is, for his glory. To this … More 5 quick-takes Friday