An Autumn Post Gathering and Equinox Delights

Another year, another seasonal shift, and another glorious Autumnal Equinox to celebrate! The air has already begun to shift and there have been many signs of Autumn already showing up all around. Many trees have started to change into their fiery Fall colors and the sounds of dying leaves scuttling about the ground when a… Continue reading An Autumn Post Gathering and Equinox Delights


Thrift Shop Fun ~ #YearOfHappy

So this month's #YearOfHappy challenge was to head out and find some delightful thrift-store treasures for under $10.00. Being a thrift-store maven, I readily took this challenge in hand, and on a cold Saturday I headed out with a friend for some digging. My results were a jumble of happiness - I found a huge… Continue reading Thrift Shop Fun ~ #YearOfHappy

Images, Musings and Mutterings


Autumn is waning in it's fiery, faerie glory and my thoughts have been as scattered as the leaves that dance and skitter across the ground with the breeze. I swear my focus is as fleeting as a real squirrels - one minute here, another there, always darting about, never staying in one place for long.… Continue reading Ramblings

Musings and Mutterings

Photobooth Animation Delights

How perfectly, vintagely whimsical are these absolutely fantastic, utterly captivating photobooth animations by Nicholas Osborn of Square America?! He describes them as “A jittery, flickering, Frankensteinian attempt to bring old photos back to life.” (which, btw, I am so going to be utilizing the term Frankensteinian!) . I found them via The 1955 Hudson and was enamored at first sight!… Continue reading Photobooth Animation Delights

Musings and Mutterings

Celebrate Your Independence

Whether you are celebrating the 4th of July here in the US or simply enjoying your Tuesday, please take a moment today to celebrate your own, personal independence and awesome self. All too often we forget that no matter where we are in this universe of ours, we are our own unique person and there… Continue reading Celebrate Your Independence


Meet Coraline

This is my Coraline - otherwise known as Susie Slicker. Susie Slicker was a variation on the Susie Sad Eyes Doll that was made in the late 60's and early 70's. She's an 8-inch plastic doll with large expressive eyes and she falls into the Lonely Lisa, Love Me Linda, Blythe, Little Miss No Name… Continue reading Meet Coraline