White Cold Shoulder Dress With GoGo Boots

Are you ready for go-go boots this fall?  I know I am!   The warm temperatures of August shouldn’t limit our footwear to sandals. It is easy to slide into cooler weather with these polka dot snake print heeled go-go booties from ASOS. After I read Cherie James’s blog, Style Nudge’s, Shoe and Tell post on the white ankle […]

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Boy, do I have a question about fashion and appropriateness question for you!  Are tulle skirts still chic?  Am I too mature to rock tulle?  Can a woman of a certain age pull off the look of tulle (especially if she’s not a millennial)? Let’s be honest here.

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Birken Basket; Jane Birken Basket; Fishing Basket

Who knew carrying a fishing basket could be so chic?  The answer is Jane Birkin, the British actress and singer.  You know the mademoiselle of the ’70s with that certain je nais sais quoi.  Her last name inspired the eponymous Hermès Birken. I get it, Jane.  It makes sense to tote a functional bag to carry all our many necessities.  Not […]

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#NSale; Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

Many brick and mortar stores are currently facing challenges to keep their business alive and growing. In the first six months of this year, retailers announced plans to close more than 5,300 stores. However, the Seattle-based department store Nordstrom doesn’t seem to have that problem. It’s the retailer’s biggest, most important sale of the year: the anniversary sale. […]

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Steve Madden Carabu Sandal in Black; Harlem

Whole Foods is coming to Harlem.  You know what that means, right?  This New York City enclave steeped in African American history and culture is changing before our eyes. Since my millennial Channing moved to this northern section of New York City borough of Manhattan last year, I’ve explored first-hand the look and feel of this once […]

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Alzheimer's; Brain Diet; Mind Food

June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month. While there is not a cure for Alzheimer’s Disease yet, there are ways to a ensure that your brain is healthier and better-functioning. So, let’s explore the ways we can boost our brain power. To start, what exactly is Alzheimer’s? According to the Alzheimer’s Disease and Association, Alzheimer’s is […]

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Jon James Agency; Chico's

Anybody remember my buzz and excitement about going to the casting agency in New York City in April?  That occasion conjured up memories of my experience in a 2010 Estroven print advertisement.  It also brought dreams of stylists, makeup artists and what will I wear in the fall campaign to the forefront.  Screech, stop, and hold […]

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