Chicago: Lincoln Park Zoo and Conservatory

On the way back home from our trip in Illinois on Tuesday, we stopped in Chicago. From there we Lincoln Park Zoo and Conservatory, both are free. The high was 92 degrees and it was so hot. My main plan was to take outfit post pictures inside the Conservatory. Blair from The Fox and The … Continue Reading

Starved Rock & Matthiessen State Parks Day 2

Hello ladies! I have more pictures from day 2 of my adventure in Illinois at Starved Rock and Matthiessen State Parks. These pictures are from Sunday. Yesterday’s post, I mentioned how the trails were muddy, however the ones we did on Sunday, were even worse. I am so glad I wore super old Nikes.   … Continue Reading

Starved Rock State Park: Day 1

On our way to Springfield, IL for the funeral, we stopped to Starved Rock State Park in Utica. It’s about an hour and a half west of Chicago. The park lies next to the Illinois River.   Please ignore my pale legs. It had recently rained, so a lot of the trails were muddy.     … Continue Reading

Embroidered Victorian Dress

Happy Monday Ladies! I cannot believe these pictures of my Free People Embroidered Victorian dress are a month old! They were taken the day before Easter, when we went over to Windsor for our annual Cadbury Creme Egg McFlurries. We also stopped to a small winery that day but sadly, I didn’t take any pictures. … Continue Reading

Weekend Notes Pt. Six

Happy Friday ladies! We made it to the weekend. I feel like that deserves a glass of wine tonight. This past Sunday, ABC had a 2 hour special on the last 100 days of Princess Diana. I learned so much about Diana and the Royal Family that I never knew before. The day she died, … Continue Reading

MTV Movie Awards Red Carpet

The MTV Movie Awards came and went this past Sunday. I didn’t even know they were on until I saw people talking about it on social media. I was too enthralled with the new Call The Midwife episode. Just because I missed the awards, does not mean that I missed all the fabulous outfits on … Continue Reading