Bloglovin Finale: The Funk Zone!

When Bloglovin first contacted me about guest hosting and curating their shop, Santa Barbara immediately popped into my mind. Not far up the coast from Los Angeles, it’s a popular weekend destination with something for everyone. A trip to Santa Barbara isn’t complete without a visit to the funky “Funk Zone.” This artsy locale has become … Continue Reading

Bloglovin: Landmarks Of Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara is a dream destination for just about anyone. When I was asked to guest host and curate The Bloglovin Shop, it felt like a dream.  As the Bloglovin celebration continues with the theme of “Bold Patterns and Colors to Elevate Your Luxe Look,” I’m taking you on a tour of some of my … Continue Reading

Bold Patterns & Colors To Elevate Your Luxe Look

There’s something about getting away, even if it’s only a hop, skip and a jump away. Santa Barbara is it’s own little slice of heaven and was the perfect backdrop for my latest collaboration with Bloglovin and Witlee. When Bloglovin contacted me to see if I was interested in guest hosting and curating their shop … Continue Reading

Shifting Perception – Capturing Grace

Wayne Dyer has been a powerful mentor of mine for over two decades. I was about to join him on a two week cruise through the Holy Lands this time last year when I received word that he had passed away. What an amazing man and legacy. His words and profound wisdom are forever etched … Continue Reading

Through The Looking Glass Of The Horse

Back in the 60’s, our family of seven would cram into a rickety old station wagon, and head west for our annual cross country tour. I’ll never forget stopping in Estes Park, Colorado. To me, it was the most beautiful place on earth. Riding horses while overlooking the mountain tops, it felt straight out of … Continue Reading

Capturing Grace – My Reflections

The game of life is an interesting one. This month begins a new series of inspirational posts where I open my heart. I intend to share everything from my deepest fears to my greatest joys. There’s immense power in vulnerability and authenticity. Surviving a life threatening illness has brought with it some of the most … Continue Reading

Meet Stella and Blaise

  As a fashion blogger in her mid fifties, I’ve always managed to remain a bit of a kid at heart. Being an empty nester with two grown children of my own, I live for those special moments in life like this one with Stella and Blaise. I’m thrilled to introduce you to two of … Continue Reading

Marianne Kehoe – LA Skin Guru

One of my favorite topics is Healthy Aging as there’s nothing more important in life than taking care of your health and well being. A great way to start is with an excellent skin care regimen and regular facials. When it comes to living in Los Angeles, there’s no better place for glowing skin than … Continue Reading

A Chick And A Wish: Chicwish

I recently discovered the brand Chicwish, as their designs caught my eye on quite a few bloggers in the Instagram world. With styles that range from the cutest cotton blouses with charming bows in the back or colorful dresses in distinctive patterns, I definitely wanted to give it a try. I was delighted when Chicwish … Continue Reading

Marissa T Designs

I’ve been a Boho beach girl since day one. It’s in my bones. The beach, the ocean, the outdoors…always soothe my soul. It’s hard to pull this fashion blogger away from the pure beauty that surrounds us every day from Mother Nature. I’ve been a collector of crystals and natural gemstones for decades. There’s immense … Continue Reading