Beauty and the Beach

Life at the beach is definitely different.  Having left behind the blustery winters of Chicago several years ago, to begin a new life in Southern California, has made my heart sing.   Born in July, a total Cancer at heart, this girl has been a water girl all her life.   Growing up on waterskis and spending … Continue Reading

Brand Spotlight  –  Lilly Pulitzer

  There’s something about reconnecting with a brand that you loved in your youth.  Fashion, like music, always transports me back in time.  I was flipping through one of the latest fashion magazines recently, when I came upon an ad for Lilly Pultizer. A stunning flaxen haired beauty decked out in a full length maxi … Continue Reading

Brand Spotlight – Banana Republic

  When I think of Banana Republic, I think of classic with a twist.  Evolving over the years, this brand reflects high quality at affordable prices. I don’t know about you, but to me, fashion is about having a blast  and just being yourself.   You may have already discovered the incredible array of gorgeous shoes … Continue Reading

Adventures in Utah

  Fall always makes me thing of falling leaves, changing colors, cozy sweaters and crisp cool nights. Always a favorite season of mine, and the perfect to see Utah and the overwhelming beauty of nature in the glorious American West. Early fall is the ideal time for a visit to this unusual part of the … Continue Reading

Black Leather and Midlife

I admit it … I have lusted over black leather pants for years. I just love the way they look and feel. The last time I wore them, I was a young Vandy grad working on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC in the early eighties.  It took me another thirty years to feel comfortable wearing black … Continue Reading

Boho and the Beach

I love the beach.  There’s something about the feel of sand between your toes and the cold blast of salt water to make you feel alive.  I live at the beach.  I play with my yoga postures, practicing my hand stands.  Much of the time, you’ll see me twirling, dancing around, or chasing the seagulls … Continue Reading