Happy day, dear reader! This post may come across as bossy... (Me, bossy? NEVER! Just ask my children!) Since working as a Wardrobe and Image consultant I am often asked how to take care of clothes, and it's not just young men and women asking me. I find women and men my age who haven't… Continue reading Caring for Your Wardrobe
Reset Your Relationship with Food Happy day, dear reader! How's your 2019 going? How about now? When our youngest was small, he would ask repeatedly on your birthday if you were having a good one. "Are you having a good birthday?" "How about now?" "And now?" In the way families do, "How about now?" has… Continue reading Why Whole 30?
Happy day, dear reader! By the time you read this, I will be in LA, hanging with my best friend, her sisters, daughter and cousin for a few days. These women feed my soul and have been rocks through thick and thin. They are there with love, laughter, and a reality check, but always one… Continue reading Packing for LA
Featured image above from boraaksu.com. In Support of NOT Letting It All Hang Out… Happy day, dear reader! I hope yours is going swimmingly! In a previous post, I mentioned that off-the-shoulder and cold-shoulder tops are disappearing from the stores as the modesty trend increases in popularity. In terms of fashion, this generally means dresses… Continue reading The Modesty Trend
Happy day, dear reader! Whew, this is a crazy week! A good crazy, but still crazy. Because of that, I have my post scheduling all out of order. My apologies. This week you get another Ways to Style post, hot on the heels of last week's 3 Ways to Style Colored Jeans. My goal was… Continue reading 5 Ways to Style a Silk Shirt
How to Know What's What... Happy day, dear reader! I hope your weather is relaxing from its extremes! The US Midwest has been brutally cold. Australia has been blistering hot. I think most of us are looking forward to the next season for some relief. A new season gets many thinking about shopping, and wondering… Continue reading Classics, Trends, and Fads Redux!
I Can't Wait for Our Workshop! Happy day, dear reader! Shameless Plug Warning! In the interest of being totally transparent here, I am stupid excited about the workshop Jennifer Beverage of Uncaged Feminine and I are facilitating a half-day retreat next Saturday, February 9th, here in Augusta. We both know what it's like to lose… Continue reading Be Queen of 2019!
Surprises (Pleasant and Unpleasant) and Faves Happy day, reader dear! Thank you for visiting today! If this is your first time here, Welcome! If you are returning, Thank you. It's truly lovely to have you back! This blog is about lots of things loosely related to style, which is after all, my business. Looking back,… Continue reading Winter Capsule 2 Months In
Or Any Colored Bottom! Happy day, dear reader of mine! Here's hoping your day is full of only pleasant surprises! Today my surprise is a reader requested post topic. In this case, the reader is my older daughter-in-law. Every once in a while, she'll ask me if I am going to write about X, Y,… Continue reading 3 Ways to Style Colored Jeans
Happy day, dear reader! Thank you for visiting! Now that you're here, I'll pry... If I opened your closet, what three colors would jump out at me? If you had seen my wardrobe 15 years ago, you might have imagined I was clinically depressed. Pretty much everything in my closet was black, with some denim… Continue reading Add Some Color to Your Life!