On Christmas day, Mr. Mickey’s local daughter and a close friend stopped by to exchange gifts and share a light brunch.
My lipstick color is Girls’ Night – Classic Red here. My skincare routine is here, and haircare is here. A favorite essential for winter skin is here.
I often become too warm while working in the kitchen, so I wore a simple tank under a lightweight cardigan. The Newport trousers are my new favorites. I purchased a few colors of the same style last fall. Similar current items from our looks are in the following links. My look: Tank – Cardigan – Trousers – Hosiery. Mr. Mickey’s look: Shirt – Sweater Vest – Jeans – Shoes.
Even our tiny celebration seemed special this year. I stopped to check on my parents earlier in the week but stayed home on Christmas day due to the weather conditions. We had our first white Christmas in over a decade. Did you have snow also?
The velvet loafers are about three years old. I only wear them inside the house. Here is a similar pair.
I made scones and served them with coffee, soft butter, strawberry jam, and raspberry pepper jelly. The scone recipe is here.
The first question from new readers is often, “How can you eat like that without gaining weight?” I enjoy desserts and fresh bread occasionally, but I eat small amounts and return to a mostly whole food plant-based diet the next day. If I gain five pounds, I know I am eating too much and not moving around enough, so I change my habits.
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