Women often tended to the children and house while their husbands, sons and other male relatives worked the fields. It wasn't until WWI that women started to get their hands dirty, and didn't become common place until WWII. All these photos were taken in Oregon, most are from the late war...

Yesterday was super nice and now we are back to pouring rain... Quite playing games with my heart, Portland! On the upside, I have been running into more and more people wearing bow-ties these days, which warms my nerdy little heart . From top to bottom- Vest: Retro Eddie Bauer, Bow Tie:...

I made a little gift guide of items mostly under $20, and everything is under $40. Because some people are hard to shop for, and because a week is plenty of time to figure it out anyway. Unisex, and all are really damn cool// What? Money's not an issue for you? Well, step up your...

Here's a little sneak peek, expect to see these items up soon. I'll put up the link when they are for sale, so keep an eye out! And since I've been on Photoshop I figured I might as well add myself to the work load. I was really excited to get to wear flats without socks, Spring = SOMEday....

I was also impressed at how wonderfully curated the atristry was, only a few sore thumbs in the mix , but I've found most of my favorite items and placed them handily in this post! Pigeon Toe Ceramics/ Ornament vases - These look so cute and are begging to be filled with creative little...

Stumbled upon a little gem of a site recently, perhaps you already know about it and now I sound really stupid for just now bringing it up... BUT! the site Dollar Store Crafts pulled me into it's archive of cute/simple/fun/brilliant projects made mostly of items found at dollar stores. And...

It's a little cloudy out, so I put on some socks. I think that's a good compromise. I set my outfit up around my newly acquired Creep towelket shorts. They are guys shorts, but apparently I'm a size 30 . Anyway, there's a single pair left at The Woodlands ... and well done if you find more...

Basically you build the house using icing to stick everything together, it comes with some lovely and tasty decorations, some of which never made it on to the gingerbread house as we both had little nibbles while putting it together. Mr A loved the fondant people and enjoyed put the...

It was also raining non-stop over the weekend so I stayed up, and got to create this on my nails. Which was inspired by the Rain Water on Leaves Yes, nail art is as broad as the things you see around you :) Step 1: Protect your nails with your preferred base coat, let dry. Applied 2...

Maybe something with a bit of height I came across these little gems by Paul Green and gasped out loud They're Espa-clogs! Clog-padrilles! Then I found some pretty ideal flats from Ralph Lauren and Kate Spade, still pricey as the Kates are $189 and the Ralphs are over $200.

 

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