“Behind every small business, there’s a story worth knowing.” ~ Paul Ryan For the next five days it seems like it is one major shopping event after another. From Black Friday to Cyber Monday, stores and people go crazy as they scoop up the deals. While I love department stores like Nordstroms and Bloomingdales. And we all know what an Anthro ….
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~There is only one real deprivation… and that is not to be able to give one’s gifts to those one loves most.” ~May Sarton ‘Tis the season for not only cheer, but to spoil your loved ones with gifts. I LOVE giving gifts. Uh What? No seriously. I love it even more then receiving a gift. Perhaps it is because ….
“In 2014 this stage was actually the first time that I was authentically, 100 percent honest with all of you. I think it’s safe to say that all of you know my life whether I like it or not. I had to stop because I had everything and I was absolutely broken inside. I kept it all together enough ….
“Hallmark makes beautiful films that feel as if they should be watched in a theater. The Hall family knows the power of stories, and they give us unforgettable movies with heart and depth and the resonance of classics.” ~ Luanne Rice This weekend marks the beginning of Holiday movies on Hallmark. Where for two months I don’t have a life ….
“By all these lovely tokens September days are here, With summer’s best of weather And autumn’s best of cheer.” ~ Helen Hunt Jackson Keeping with the apple theme and also channeling a bit of childhood, my Mom, aunt, and grandmother use to make this scrumptious delicacy all the time when I was growing up. Yet as a chef and someone ….
“Unless a tree has borne blossoms in spring, you will vainly look for fruit on it in autumn.” ~ Walter Scott As a former pastry chef now living in the Concrete Jungle. I don’t get a lot of opportunities to strut my baking chomps. After all, I live in the city known for micro apartments where you are lucky if ….
“I loathe narcissism, but I approve of vanity.” ~ Diana Vreeland It is always important to spread the love and today I am doing so by posting about a few fashion Instagram accounts I absolutely adore! While many of my friends are addicted to Pinterest and find inspiration there. I always have been an Instagram Gal and thus that is ….
“Some days I want to look like a hipster kid, and then other days I want to be prim and proper. I really wish I had, like, seven lives so I could go from being a hipster one day to a punk the next. But that’s the great thing about fashion. In a way, it’s like acting, because you can ….
Every fashionista has dreams of wearing haute couture and heck maybe even strutting their stuff down the runway. While walking down a runway scares the bejesus out of me, I wouldn’t mind a pair of Heidi’s legs. And those clothes? Forget about it! I have had the pleasure of being subjected to fashion week and been so close (as in the ….
“Acupuncture and cupping, more than half of the ills cured.” ~ Chinese proverb I admit I got a good chuckle the other night watching the Olympics. The topic on every commentators mouth seemed to be cupping. As swimmers dove through the waters, you could see the circular marks baring colors on their backs almost like tattoos except these are far less ….