Back to School Outfits for Moms & Kids

Back to school for girls from Nordstrom Rack

Shopping for back to school clothes is fun but it’s even more fun when I get to treat myself to a new outfit too. After all, why should the kids have all the fun new clothes? I need to look stylish for all those parent teacher conferences and open house meetings I attend. This post […]

Shopping Makes You Feel Good

Shopping makes you feel good

Shopping is relaxing  and exciting at the same time. I love finding new things, putting together new looks and seeing all the latest styles. Searching for the perfect bag to go with your favorite outfit or finding an amazing new designer that you’ve fallen in love with is an adrenalin rush sometimes. This post has been […]

My Style: Ladies Night Out

My style: Ladies Night Out

Product provided. I don’t often get a chance to get out without my husband or one of the kids. I’m sure you know how that is. It just seems that quality alone time is tough to find. I spent time this week at an event in Chicago and had a bit of free time where […]

Color Safe Hairspray

Color Safe Hair Spray

Years ago, a few months after the birth of my first child (my daughter), I found my first grey hair. I was not impressed.  At 26, I really wasn’t expecting to have to deal with grey hair.   In the beginning, I pulled the grey hairs as I found them.  There were only a few […]

Handmade Modern Jewelry

Handmade modern jewelry

I love supporting local artisans and have been searching for handmade modern jewelry that would be suitable for day to day wear and time out with friends. Jewelry from Reija Eden Designer Jewelry is handmade in California with love and an attention to detail. Here are a few pieces that really caught my eye. Product […]

Best Wedding Dress for a Beach Wedding

best wedding dress for a beach wedding

This is a Fashionista Event and a promotional item was provided to me by Hosts for this event are Still Blonde after all these Years and ModlyChic. I have always loved the idea of a beach wedding. I loved it so much that when Marty and I got married, we got married on the beach at a […]

Nails Inspired by the Chevy Impala

Nails inspired by the Chevy Impala

This is a Fashionista Events opportunity. I know what you’re thinking, why a car? Why a  Chevy Impala? Well, have you seen the all new Chevy Impala? If there ever was a car that screams “notice me”, the Chevy Impala is it.  The sleek lines, all that polished metal and the overall elegant look of […]

Laura Mercier Smooth Finish Flawless Fluide

Laura Mercier Smooth Finish Flawless Fluide

Blurring imperfects sounds perfect to me. At 47, I have quite a few imperfections that I’d like to magically blur away.  All those fine lines, age spots, large pores and acne scars aren’t what I want to see when I look in the mirror.  Laura Mercier Smooth Finish Flawless Fluide promises to do just that. […]

Fashion and Charity

A beautiful bond between fashion and charity

This post has been sponsored. It’s no secret that I love fashion.  Looking at the latest designer outfits in glossy magazines or (even better) searching through stores for the newest looks always makes my heart beat a little bit faster.  Just today, I bought myself a new pair of jeans by one of my favorite […]

Gleam by Melanie Mills

Gleam by Melanie Mills

Product provided. Gleam by Melanie Mills is a line of beauty and cosmetic products designed by Emmy Award–winning makeup artist Melanie Mills, one of Hollywood’s leading style-makers and beauty consultants. If you’re a fan of Dancing with the Stars, you’ll recognize Melanie Mills as the woman who was the head of the makeup department for […]