Loving Life after 50

How to Mix Patterns without looking Clownish

Gosh where did the weekend go, it seemms one minute it was Friday night and I was ordering ribs and pulled pork and the next minute it was Sunday night and time to think about the work week… It was a crazy, crazy weekend in the life I call my own.
Friday was pulled pork and ribs at the Ribfest in Ottawa.
Spark Street Rib fest
we bought a tone because we figured we would have lots for Saturday ( but we did not count on two bands returning to the house after a show early Saturday morning, needless to say it was enjoyed by all)
Feast of ribs, pork and chicken

Saturday we had The Honest Heart Collective ( our boys band) and Aukland a great band from Mississauga hang out for the day, enjoying the pool and breakfast.  Linda and ten young adult males plus Kent and Hawk.  12 males so yea a lot of testosterone in my house over the weekend.

Aukland and The Honest Heart Collective

We decided to head to Kingston Saturday night to see both bands play,  sorry Kingston you missed an awesome show,  crowd and venue were not the greatest but the two bands sure rocked.

THHC Liars Club

The hello that close to Prince Edward County we had to spend Sunday at the Vineyards. ( stay tuned for some great posts showcasing Prince Edward County Wines, some awesome vineyards)

Prince Edward County Vineyards
Pizza and Wine at Norman Hardies

so there ya have it another quiet weekend in what I refer to as my quiet little life… so thankfully I found time on Friday to get some outfit pictures because this weekend got away from me.
Giant Tiger Dress and Checked blouse from F 21, Black Converse and a black Fedora

Mixing patterns, which yes is another favourite activity of mine. Wearing a fun dress I found at Giant Tiger a few years ago with my checked blouse from Forever 21.  I thought the black converse and my black fedora would be great additions this time. ( and a bright necklace from H & M)

Giant Tiger Dress and Checked blouse from F 21, and a black Fedora

Giant Tiger Dress and Checked blouse from F 21,

Giant Tiger Dress and Checked blouse from F 21, Black Converse and a black Fedora

Giant Tiger Dress and Checked blouse from F 21, Black Converse and a black Fedora

Giant Tiger Dress and Checked blouse from F 21, Black Converse

Giant Tiger Dress and Checked blouse from F 21, Black Converse and a black Fedora

Giant Tiger Dress and Checked blouse from F 21, Black Converse and a black Fedora
Fellow Canadians don’t forget to enter to win a great Gym bag and accessories and International there is a Great Old Navy Giveaway 
and for Mix It Monday 
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