I am a fan of Bond movies. Ever since I watched Goldfinger, I was fascinated about golden clothing. Thus, when I saw these shorts on eBay, I had to buy this beauty. After raking the leaves this weekend (see bags … Continue Reading Gold shorts
Here I am wearing the paisley print 3/4 sleeve cardigan from summer as a top under a navy blue light wool blazer. For casual Friday I added my slightly washed jeans with flat white studded shoes. I really love the … Continue Reading In the blues
This post shows how I styled a long leather skirt.
Chinook The Chinook is a Föhn wind. In Interior Alaska, we get Chinooks, when a low pressure system in the Gulf of Alaska travels north over the Alaska Range. Chinook means “snow-eater”. Its air is warm and dry as during … Continue Reading Chinook permits summer clothes in fall
In Interior Alaska, the first flurries often fly in September. So they did this year. Last week we had the first load of snow. Fortunately, it was not much, and did not last long. I am not ready yet to … Continue Reading Snow-white with red and black
Alaska gardening When living in Alaska, you pay a lot of attention to the weather forecasts as the weather can be life threatening. In fall, the threat is the first frost. Since the vegetation period is very short, gardeners like … Continue Reading Increasing insulation on the first frosty day