Let's Pack in a Carry-On! Happy day, reader dear! It's getting to be that time again! The busiest travel weekend of the year (for the US) is rapidly approaching, so when I was approached by my friend and Premier Designs jeweler, Amy Rose, to style chat at a fundraiser for the Dexter family my first… Continue reading Thanksgiving Travel
Happy day, reader dear! Hope yours is a good one! Mine is looking up after a computer crisis yesterday. Saturday is a regular workday for me (since many clients can't meet M-F) and I was unable to get on my computer most of the morning. That meant regrouping for today's post. And feeling blessed because...… Continue reading Travel Style Planning with Maria
Happy day, dear reader! Is it spring where you live? Or does it already feel like summer? As the weather warms, it's a great time to take a look at our dressing habits. What's working, what's not, and what might need some tweaking... Style? Cut? Color? What is your favorite color? Now, what’s your favorite… Continue reading 7 Tips to Break the Black Habit!
Happy day, reader dear! Whew! It has been one busy season... Between the conference trip to Chicago at the beginning of the month, and a quick trip to Arizona to visit family over Easter, I am ready for a couple of weeks of calm and quiet at home. I know I probably just jinxed that,… Continue reading Arizona Trip Pack: Spring
Happy day, dear reader! The lovely lady to my right is Delby Bragais, a Fashion Designer AND Image Consultant! This month I was lucky enough to take two trips! I say lucky, because I LOVE to travel, but if you don't, just substitute "unfortunate." Rather than make this a War and Peace post, I'll tackle… Continue reading April Trip Packing: Chicago
Happy day, dear reader! Yesterday, my monthly newsletter went out to subscribers. Since I have already received quite a few positive responses to the articles included, I thought maybe I'd share a peek... Hello! Here in Augusta, Georgia, yellow pollen season is in full swing, the landscapers are swamped, patio furniture is getting a clean… Continue reading Friday Round-Up
Happy day, my dear reader! Since we are heading into another big travel season, I thought I'd talk about packing. (If you've been here a while, you know I have a little obsession... I love to travel, and packing is just part of the anticipatory fun!) Last month, I talked about things I always take… Continue reading What NOT to Travel With!
For a Rainy Getaway at the Beach Happy day, dearest reader! I hope you are having a good one. Today's post is a fun one, because I love to travel. I love to imagine where to go next. I love to pack. I love to pack for clients, too! I get to travel vicariously through… Continue reading Long Weekend Travel Capsule
(And a Meditation on the World Cup) Happy day, dearest reader! I hope yours is going well. I had an exhausting week last week. Good, but exhausting, and so our weekend plans were punted for staying at home, catching up, and watching the World Cup final. Woo hoo! The Cup is not nearly as much… Continue reading Casual Summer Travel Capsule
Happy day, dear reader! Whew! I can't believe it's a week into July already! Summer is running away from me far too soon. And I thought summer would go more slowly once I wasn't teaching... Ha! It's been about a month living with my summer capsule, and so far, so good. I have been quite… Continue reading Summer Capsule: One Month In!