Beat the Winter Blues (with a Little January Jazz!)

After the strains of holiday music have faded, I always have a hard time turning the dial back to my usual indie rockers. January requires something more unconventional to make the transition from the happy holidays to the going-back-to-school and the life-resuming-as-usual. Something like… contemporary jazz. Don’t worry! It’s not as pretentious at it sounds.

Throwback Thursday: Great-Grandma’s Vintage Jewelry

Last month I shared some photos of my great-grandma and the vintage jewelry I inherited from her and thought this Throwback Thursday is the perfect time to share some more! These are some of my favorite pieces as they feel very fall – perfect for September and October with blue jeans and a big chunky … More Throwback Thursday: Great-Grandma’s Vintage Jewelry

Throwback Thursday: Great-Grandma’s Vintage Jewelry

When my Great-Grandma Lou passed away at the beginning of this year, just a few months shy of her 100th birthday, I inherited some of her fabulous vintage jewelry. She had great taste and a lot of spunk: her bedroom was bubblegum pink, she danced at her son’s 50th wedding anniversary (in a teal sequined … More Throwback Thursday: Great-Grandma’s Vintage Jewelry