Browsing posts from July, 2016

Apps for my iPhone

Posted by on Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 in Miscellaneous.

Let me start by saying that I am new to the smart phone world. Yes, you read that correctly. I have only had my iPhone for less than two weeks now. Having very little experience, I got the hang of it pretty quickly and have started to really customize my phone and apps to my […]

Vintage Jell-O Cookbook

Posted by on Sunday, July 24th, 2016 in Miscellaneous.

In wrapping up this weeks Mid-century modern theme I wanted to share with you a vintage cookbook from the early 1960’s that I acquired from my grandmother. As you may have guessed already it is an all Jello-O book titled Joys of Jello-O. Now, what I love the most about this book are the photographs […]

Dior’s “New Look”

Posted by on Friday, July 22nd, 2016 in Fashion.

Today I would like to share with you some of the iconic 1950’s looks from famed fashion designer Christian Dior. After World War II Dior wanted to take women out of the drab and dreary Uniform fashions of the time and put them into something more feminine and elegant. Thus Dior’s “New Look” was born. […]