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Month: September 2017

Running the Reservoir 

“Running clears my mind, and gives me a reason to get out of bed in the morning.” ~ Ronnie O’Sullivan Running Therapy Their is something about running that breathes life into the soul. It invigorates the body and sets the mind at ease. While the first couple miles are always the toughest, once my stride, breath, and heart become synced, ….

What Do I Wear?!?! The Leather Jacket

“Everyone should have a great leather jacket in their wardrobe. It is perfect to wear with a T-shirt and jeans and great pair of high tops.” ~ Brad Goreski  It gets colder and the leather breaks out. As a kid wearing leather was always edgy. It was the rule-breakers who wore it. Bikers and motorcyclists. The rebels without a cause. ….

Nineties Boy Bands, Tattoos, and Sisterhood

“A lot of my friends have tattoos; I realized that it’s not only just a part of pop culture, but a bit of a map on someone’s body, which says something about people. A part of their life, like an armor or a crest.” ~ Christian Louboutin Tattoos While tattoos might be considered controversial, they can be dated as far ….

So “Smoothie” In The Morning

“To keep the body in good health is a duty… otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.” ~ Buddha Early Mornings  Smoothies are my go to in the morning for breakfast. They not only fill me up, but give me the energy I need to get through the day. I am not a breakfast ….

Bandstand: The Musical

“Welcome home my boys Welcome home my sons Welcome home my husband Welcome home my love Welcome home, welcome home” ~ Bandstand  Broadway Therapy There is something utterly riveting about Broadway. It literally seems like magic in itself as cast and crew move around the stage seamlessly in front of a live audience. From shifting props and sets, to never ….

What DO I Wear?!?! Mermaid Chic or a Khaleesi Do?

“Women who stay true to themselves are always more interesting and beautiful to me: women like Frida Kahlo, Georgia O’Keeffe and Anna Magnani – women who have style, chic, allure and elegance. They didn’t submit to any standard of beauty – they defined it.” ~ Isabella Rossellini What is in a label? When I first bought this dress I thought ….

Why Social Media Can be a Friend Killer

“We have all known the long loneliness, and we have found that the answer is community.” ~ Dorothy Day The Pro’s There is a simple reason why social media is a billionaire dollar industry, it has made a vast world seem so much smaller with just a click of a button. From the days of AIM and the original “Messenger,” ….

Wanderlusting: The Washington Arch

“Let us raise a standard to which the wise and the honest can repair. The event is in the hand of God.” ~ George Washington     I have to admit the first time I saw one of the arches it wasn’t the one that I come to view on an almost daily bases as I make my way through ….

What Do I Wear: A Last Summer Edition

“We know that in September, we will wander through the warm winds of summer’s wreckage. We will welcome summer’s ghost.” ~ Henry Rollins One Last Summer Fashion Hoorah! Is anyone else heartbroken to say good-bye to Summer? Last week we unofficially paid adieu to it in the States. Despite my ugly crying, begging and pleading to Mother Nature, the temperatures ….