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Wednesday, June 29, 2011

‎"Greatness is not where we stand, but in what direction we are moving. We must sail sometimes with the wind, and sometimes against it- but sail on we must. And not drift, nor lie at anchor." -Oliver Wendell Smith


Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Goodies on Etsy... xoxo

what a week i tell ya! last week, that is... between my friends wedding, my little girls ballet camp, shop stuff, car breaking down (alternator) & everything else going in town, my hubby preaching for the first time at our church (so excited for him going after his dream) has been crazy...BUT thank God it's a new week and honestly i have no plans this week...and that is on purpose :) except to HAVE FUN with my kiddos...they have vacation bible school all week from 6 to 8:30 so jake and i are getting 2 1/2 hrs every single night this week and using it for date nights! last night we went biking together...tonight..who knows:) it's fun! i miss them when they are away though :(.....anyways, ok, so back to SHOP stuff!! new things listed on ETSY! yay...and also shop is Staunton is PACKED with goodies for you :)) xoxo


ps- how are you today? any fun summer plans happenin'??

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

what a WEEK!! wow! June, you are overwhelming and I am ready for July!! actually, if I can just make it to Friday I will be soo happy! kids will be at grandmas Friday so Jake & I have the whole entire day together on Friday:)) I am super excited!! we are going to Lexington, which has the most amazing downtown..eating at a fun place called Kenney's...thrifting (if he is up for it)..dinner & a movie...ahhh then we can sleep in some will be pure bliss!! then family time Saturday and Sunday !! we have been doing alot of biking and running together...Jake will pull kids on the bike trailer and I will bike with him or run beside's really fun!!! anyways...some amazing dresses coming to BOTH shops sooooon !! stay tuned!!

xoxo Kristin

Saturday, June 18, 2011

Fathers Day Weekend!!!

how are you this weekend? I have had the BEST day! My grandparents came in to town this weekend to celebrate Fathers Day and tonight my hubby & I made chicken tacos for everyone...with yummy sweet tea (i love tea!!!)...and fabulous desserts!! it was wonderful having my husband, my dad & my grandpa all in the same room together...I loooove my family time! what do you have going on this weekend??


Old Things I Loved and Sold... looking back..

Friday, June 17, 2011

Some Old Things I Have Loved & Sold... xoxo

there are so many lovely dresses out just have to dig..or buy from those who dig ;) (wink wink)...these are some lovely dresses (i will post more later) that i really thought were funky..lovely...just special...all have sold (except the purple and pink which is on Etsy) so with this...i say Thank YOU and whoever is out there enjoying these, i hope they love them as much as i did :) xoxo

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Incredible Beauty...

these AMAZING prints are all from the photographer ellemoss
isnt she incredible??

xoxo Kristin

Things heading to Etsy this week!!

other lovelies coming to shop in staunton this week too! about 40 dresses :))

xoxo, kristin

Monday, June 13, 2011

Arcade Fire - Rebellion (Lies)

love these guys! just saw them in of the best shows i have ever been to!

how are you today??

Friday, June 10, 2011

Arcade Fire - Wake Up

Its alllll in the Family!!! these people are my whole life!

What I Wore : Church Style

a vintage dress :)
vintage yellow heels
head band from a little shop called Cha Cha's

my sunday church dress :))
i know God loves all the colors!! :) haha

xoxo Kristin

Friday, June 3, 2011

how is your end of spring/ summer coming? mine is HOT but i am happy to feel the summer rolling in...cookouts..friends...outside fun.. :) Jake, the kids and I love we bike random places to eat or get icecream...i run about 3 or 4 miles a day...but it's getting harder when it's 90 degrees out..oh well's good to sweat, right?? Jake is nuts...he bikes to work everyday then bikes 50 to 100 miles on Friday for FUN!! haha...i love him for it...(he's hot) ...anyways...i am i am just trying to list a ton of things on etsy and i have a ton of things to price to take to the shop downtown...lots to do! have a FABULOUS rock!!

xoxo Kris

My kiddos...

Thursday, June 2, 2011

Chris Bathgate- Serpentine

this is good stuff!

What I Wore....

tank: target
shoes: wet seal
skirt: vintage
bangle: vintage
necklace: vintage
head piece: target
belt: vintage

xoxo, Kris

how are you today??