Monday, December 16, 2013

Snow Day

This was on a Saturday and my helpmeet and I were out and about for a visit to the Art Gallery of Alberta and then to teach me how to drive in winter (if you are ever driving in Edmonton and you see a black Sonata with a nervous looking gal white-knuckling the wheel, get as far away as you can, because I’m a menace).

Being out on a Saturday meant I could do some photos and actually have natural lighting (which is pretty rare for me, given that it’s already dark by the time I leave for work and by the time I’m done work and ready to do some photo shooting during the week).

In other news, I've been feeling a bit under the weather for the past few days and am desperately trying to not get sick - especially since I'm heading to Washington DC in a few weeks to attend the American Historical Association's annual conference and any time I'm on the cusp of getting sick and I board a plane, it usually spells disaster.

jacket: H&M / blouse: Dynamite / boots: Doc Martens / necklace: Simons


welldressedmaker said...

Winter driving sucks. I should know since I lived in Alaska for a while. But hopefully your car and everyone else's is winterized so it should be all good. Just drive slow and don't make any deliberate movements!!

Melissa Blake said...

Great outfit! :)


I hope you feel better throughout the week. Winter driving is never fun, especially in crazy weather. Such a great necklace!
/Madison xo

Closet Fashionista said...

Such a great snow outfit! Yea, I don't really like driving in the snow either and I might have to do it tomorrow...ugh XD

Lab geek said...

I have been experiencing winter driving for 15 years now, and I still white knuckle it! It sucks.

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LyddieGal said...

It's good to learn how to drive in the snow, but best to not have to!

Hope you can avoid that cold, and enjoy your conference!

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Cee said...

Getting photos with natural light in the winter is a Herculean task - you did a great job with these. I love the colour combination of your blouse and jacket!

Unknown said...

Hate driving in the winter. Hope you feel better and have an amazing trip.

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JennaStevie said...

Driving in Edmonton sucks so much, my poor car gets stuck way too easily. Also, this mint colour if lovely on you

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