Fashion

The Emerald Maxi

As I like to joke–this dress had it’s moment last weekend at my daughter’s birthday party. I love maxi dresses and practically live in them during the spring, summer and fall months. First & foremost, they’re comfortable. Secondly, they’re extremely versatile–dress it up or down. Done. This dress in particular is a convertible maxi dress …

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Fashion

Unintentionally Vogue

Have you ever purchased a piece of clothing that you liked but didn’t necessarily love? An item that if you were then great, if not…meh? Today I’m going to be discussing two such pieces—the obvious one being my Vogue t-shirt. I’m not one to dress casual on the daily but I needed some t-shirts for …

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Fashion

Mon nouveau sac Chanel

This is a cheeky little sneak peek at a very special package that I received in the post a few days ago–a very special package indeed–my new Chanel bag! I always jump for joy when I buy a new bag because I’ve always had a love affair with handbags. They truly excite me. The older …

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Beauty

Bronze Goddess Eau Fraîche Skinscent

Bergamot. Amber. Tiare Flower. Vanilla. Coconut–you wouldn’t think the notes in this fragrance would be suitable for crisp and icy winter days but that’s exactly what I’ve been gravitating toward this past winter. I bought Bronze Goddess about five years ago to use specifically for the summer months that season. I liked it but it …

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Beauty Fashion Old Hollywood

Breakfast At Tiffany’s

Since reading “Fifth Avenue, 5 A.M.: Audrey Hepburn, Breakfast At Tiffany’s and the Dawn of the Modern Woman”, I have been searching the net more and more for images from the film, “Breakfast At Tiffany’s” (1961). It’s iconic in my eyes–truly I remember where I was and the exact moment I saw that film back in …

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Haircare Self Care

My First Haircut

I know what you’re thinking–first haircut? Well technically this is my first haircut since going through my breast cancer journey. I lost all of my hair in December 2015 and it started to slowly grow back March 2016. Since then, I patiently awaited my hair to get long enough so that I could get the …

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What I've Read

What I’ve Read–Winter 2019

Happy Monday to you! Like so many others, I’ve made it one of my goals to find time to read more books. I love to read–it gives me some much needed quiet time and also, it’s setting a great example for my daughter to pick up a book and read a chapter book of her …

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Beauty

Charlotte Tilbury Pillow Talk Luxury Eye Palette

Oh be still my heart! I finally got my hands on the Pillow Talk Eye Palette from Charlotte Tilbury! I can’t tell you how many times I crept their site waiting for an update on it! I’ve heard wonderful things about the Pillow Talk Lip products. I haven’t tried them out myself though the colors …

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