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mommyetmoi15thjuly2013

Mommy et Moi Monday – July 16th 2013

I’m a day late with Mommy et Moi Monday…whoops. A business association meeting and a factory visit got the best of me yesterday. Well better late than never! Beat the heat in cool green, blues and neutral foot ware. 1. 40’s day dress from Etsy 2. L.K Bennett Estela Patent Leather Peep-Toe Wedge 3. CoachPoppy […]

Jones Beach, NY 1955

Summer Holidays

With temperatures here soaring to over 90 degrees (about 33 degrees Celsius for everyone else using the ‘proper’ system) for the next 4 days or so, I have summer on the brain. Back home, we say “Summer Holidays” although the correct American vernacular is “Summer Vacation.” I’m missing the Aussie east coast beaches terribly, namely Bondi, Bronte and Clovelly. […]

Jones Beach, NY 1955

Summer Holidays

With temperatures here soaring to over 90 degrees (about 33 degrees Celsius for everyone else using the ‘proper’ system) for the next 4 days or so, I have summer on the brain. Back home, we say “Summer Holidays” although the correct American vernacular is “Summer Vacation.” I’m missing the Aussie east coast beaches terribly, namely […]

Summer Time in 1954

It’s finally Summer time here and I thought I would kick off aprés Memorial Day long weekend (fun fact: this US holiday marks the start of the Summer vacation period) with a post of little girls having a swell time at Atlantic Beach FL in 1954. I hope these two are still the best of […]

Sherwin Suprise

Sweet Dreams

Our home was built in 1921 and its walls have definitely seen the whole spectrum of the rainbow. I”m pretty sure that one stage the whole house was painted a minty green – including the window sills and frames. Sherwin Williams has been a paint company since 1866 and here are some images from their […]

Suzanne and kitties

Kitty Babies

I have two kitty babies that are affectionately known as Snickie Snoo and Buddha Bear – not their official vet names. That would be Snickers Herbert and Elphaba Rose. A little more interesting than the standard Fluffy or Fred don’t you think? Kitty babies existed in vintage times and there is photographic evidence to prove […]