Over the knee boots or OTK boots as they are known can be tricky to pull off. I bought a pair a few years ago and it made me look like puss in the boots. I looked awful and thought my thighs were too large for this type of boot. BUT it really comes down … Continue reading How to wear over the knee boots.
It's January! Happy 2019 everyone! Is it me or was December about week long and is January like the longest month ever? Have you taken down all your holiday decorations? I took most down right after Christmas but kept some stuff out, I did a woodland theme this year so it wasn't as theatrical as … Continue reading Monday Musings
visitestonia.com Christmas season makes me reliably nostalgic and sad for the seasons gone by. I am homesick for one and my paternal grandparents whom I was very close to had birthdays around Christmas. They are no longer with us but I miss them still and I suspect always will. Christmas in Estonia was always blisteringly … Continue reading Remembering Christmases of Past
Photo credit: Ryan Lavine I can't believe that Christmas Eve is here in one week! We usually have a big dinner that night of pork, sauerkraut, potatoes and blood sausage! I feel like I have become quite the connoisseur of those sausages as so many countries make a version, tracking down one that was most … Continue reading Last minute chic gift ideas
To say that I am really into Christmas decorating is a bit of an understatement. Here are my top tips. Start with as perfect of a tree as you can. If it's a fake one, invest in a good quality one and fluff, fluff, fluff. If you are getting a real tree, keep in mind … Continue reading A guide to Christmas decorating