A Few Thoughts on…

Me in lace

Anyone who knows me know that I’m definitely not a ‘lace’ girl. To me, and I suspect to many women, lace conjures up a sweet, romantic vibe. I love it on other people, but it’s never been a part of my style. “Dramatic” – yes. “Chic” – well, yes, I aim for that. But “feminine”…”sweet”…”romantic”…no, […]

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Flipboard

What’s that sound I hear? Oh – it’s the tick-tock of the clock. The biological clock…the countdown on my never-ending to-do list…the stack of reading material I can’t seem to get to…the projects half-finished.  You get the idea. Is yours ticking like mine? I do seem to feel the minutes passing by more quickly these […]

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denim shirt three ways

If you’re like me, you wear a lot of denim. Black denim, blue denim, white denim, colored denim. I love to mix it up with other things in my wardrobe, like my maxi-skirts and dresses, sheath dresses, and pencil skirts. It’s a perennially youthful staple in the wardrobe, especially when not paired with other denim, […]

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cleaning up

I admit I’m a little obsessed these days with cleaning up and purging since we just went through a major move two weeks ago. There’s something about touching every single thing that you own and making a ‘stay or go’ decision that inspires future good habits. (For more extensive thoughts on purging, my latest newsletter […]

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I was recently staying in San Francisco and shared an elevator with a woman who obviously loved animal print (as do I.) She looked like a business woman and was dressed in a leopard print skirt suit. Yes, leopard print all over. She had an outer coat that was also leopard print in a slightly […]

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I’m sure you’ve seen lots of comments, blogposts and articles about resolutions in the last couple of weeks – how to stick to them, alternatives to making resolutions, word-for-the-year, gratitude notes in a jar, and so forth. I’ve seen and read more than I can count – for some reason I’m drawn to these type […]

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