fashion

A Tip of the hat to the: Degas, Impressionism and the Paris Millinery Trade at the St. Louis Art Museum

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As soon as I heard about the Degas, Impressionism and the Paris Millinery Trade exhibit at the St. Louis Art Museum I had to go.  Every six weeks or so, my friend Annie Jansen and I head out on a cultural adventure somewhere in the Midwest within driving directions and I must say lately the […]

Trying on a new travel persona with Divatress

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This is a sponsored post. All opinions are mine. Part of the beauty of travel is the getting away from your usual environment.  In a new place we can put on a whole new persona, what fun to try out one of the beautiful human hair wigs from Divatress.  One day I could wear the […]

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A pink tractor and good food in Kentucky

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You never know just what you are going to find when you pull off the road. For years traveling past Grand Rivers, Kentucky, we had seen the sign for Patti’s 1880’s Settlement and I was always curious. After looking it up, we decided it would be the perfect lunch stop so I called to make […]

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The Esse Purse Museum, a pocket book treasure

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When I was a girl, my grandma always called her purse a pocket book.  She didn’t have a lot of jingle in her purse, but like today, it carried those necessary things she needed.  What is so wonderful about the Esse Purse Museum in Little Rock, Arkansas is that the museum follows the evolution of […]

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The 2nd Day of Christmas, Gifts from Ann Arbor -a play at the Purple Rose

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  On the Second day of Christmas my true love gave to me… You know the words!  What you may not know is just what to get your beloved.  On a recent press trip to Ann Arbor, Michigan I experienced several wonderful experiences that make the perfect gift, an adventure in Ann Arbor and a […]

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