Though winter isn’t officially underway just yet, this weekend’s snowy forecast derailed my trip to New York City, causing me to miss the Birabiro jewelry trunk show and holiday party in Harlem on Saturday, December 9.
My daughter, Channing, who does live in Harlem went as my surrogate to take photos for this post and shop the party. (more…)
. Quick question! What is it about the day after Thanksgiving that throws us into the stress and life’s busyness? Is it the countdown to December 25? Perhaps its the obligatory decorating, the pressure to score Black Friday bargains, or coordinating the visits out of town family and friends. But no matter what your schedule […]
Okay! It’s time to get ready… set… and go shopping during the busiest time of the year. There are so many choices and so little time to explore all the options, right? Today, I want to help narrow down your shopping list a bit. Let me help you discover the luxury brand, LilySilk. I know a […]
Anyone else crushing on velvet? One of this season’s hottest trends right now, velvet and pleats. Both perfect looks to incorporate for the upcoming holiday season. For me, this fashion trend is a marvelous way to amp up a basic outfit and be festive. Please read on to see why I’m now ready to shimmy into Christmas with the […]
Fashion and cigarettes go way back. Perhaps as an act of defiance or as a sophisticated style statement? Unless you’re wearing a smoking jacket or cigarette pants, smoking is not a chic fashion accessory. In 1908, New York City passed a municipal law banning women from smoking in public places. Apparently, only ladies with loose morals […]
The year was 1997 when menopause reared its ugly head on my face with adult acne. 20-Years later, my monthly facials limit breakouts and soften my aging skin. Fast forward to just last month, my new beauty secret: the Trophy Skin Facial.
I’m still reaping benefits from my Chico’s New York City MeetUp in October. Among all the fabulous women that attended the event, I met Caytha Jentis. First Caytha was a literary agent then in her early 40s, changed gears and studied screenwriting. After meeting Caytha and hearing her story, I felt strongly about supporting and watching Jentis’ latest project, The […]
Hot flashes, sleepless nights, weight gain, fatigue, brain fog, skin issues and a plummeting sex drive. If over the age of 40, you may be familiar with some or all of these symptoms of menopause. Are you a woman of a certain age who is looking to regain of a certain quality of life? Yes? […]
While we enjoyed a long hot summer that extended into fall, Mid-October brings cooler temperatures, colorful foliage, and Breast Cancer Awareness. Every year, I look forward to sharing a post dedicated to drawing awareness to the pink ribbon. And this year, I’m wearing the Living Beyond Breast Cancer Chico’s Ribbon of Hope Tee.