Category Archives: clothing

Bridging the Generations to School

When I was a kid, we had long summer vacations from school. We were usually out by the first week of June, and went back the first weekday after Labor Day, (which was not yet a Monday Holiday and always … Continue reading

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Leading Questions

What three questions would we ask a famous historical figure? ONE historical figure? I not only simply enjoy history, I married a history major, so historical figures are discussed a great deal in our house. This is a really difficult … Continue reading

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Clothing of Comfort

My Venerable Leather Jacket By Jeff Salter For this week’s topic, our Friday Fox asked about our “most comfortable piece of clothing.” Coming up blank initially, I finally realized this would my go-to jacket — my leather coat styled after … Continue reading

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Design for Comfort

This week, we’re describing our most comfortable piece of clothing. Back when I was young and had a figure, I was comfortable wearing almost any kind of clothing. I could wear clingy dresses and heels, jeans and t-shirts, and even … Continue reading

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Dressing for Success

This week, one of the foxes asked what we like to wear while writing. That’s easy. I wear whatever I happen to have on when I get the time to sit down and write. If I’m squeezing in a few … Continue reading

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Kidding About Money

We are discussing how we earned money as a kid. I  remember that I got allowance for a short time. My friend,( who lived a few doors up), and I decided to have a club. Since we both had female … Continue reading

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Wardrobe Slip-Ups

This week we are talking about ‘wardrobe malfunctions’. Fortunately, none of mine have been in the ‘advanced’ category, although I have embarrassed myself more than once. I once wore a dress to first grade that had a beautiful embroidered braid … Continue reading

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