The costumes that were on exhibit at the Paley Center in Beverly Hills were an incredible testament to the level of artistry present in the Outlander Television Series. The individual designs of the costumes were stunning. I truly admired how the unique embroidery and intricate details brought the pieces to life, while even hinting to subtle references of the creators and actors themselves. Continue reading How to Create an Outlander Inspired Skirt and Celebrate Shared Moments with Your Own Clan
The Outlander series is special and irreplaceable. In my eyes, there is nothing like it. Each person internalizes the story differently. For me, it not only provided an addicting escape I would anxiously look forward to, but it also allowed me to expand my circle of friends with others who share the same passion and to travel to places I may not have previously gone.
“That’s verra strong-smelling stuff, Sassenach, ” Jaime observed, during one of his brief visits to the taproom. “What is it?”
“Fresh ginger, ” I answered, holding up the remains of the root I was grating. “It’s the thing most of my herbals say is the best for nausea.”
“Oh, aye?” He picked up the bowl, sniffed at the contents, and sneezed explosively, to the vast amusement of the onlookers. I snatched back the bowl before he could spill it.
“You don’t take it like snuff,” I said. “You drink it in tea. And I hope to heaven it works, because if it doesn’t, we’ll be scooping you out of the bilges, if bilges are what I think they are.”
Voyager. We Set Sail, Chapter 41, page 632.
Season 3 of Outlander will be epic. It will be an adaption of Voyager, the third book in the Diana Gabaldon book series. Voyager is one of my favorite books and I am not ashamed to say that I am on my fourth reread. As I patiently await Season 3, I have found another perfect escape to relive the adventures of Jaime and Claire on the high seas. The San Diego Maritime Museum is the perfect place to experience and learn about the ships used in the 18th century. Continue reading On the High Seas with Voyager