My Peace and Quiet
Beauty

My Peace and Quiet

This is my dressing table. I always wanted a dressing table. My mom has a large white antique one with a three-piece mirror attached and a matching curved bench just right for women wearing lots of crinolines. I loved sitting at that dressing table, surrounded by pots and bottles of…

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Dare to be Bare of Hair
Beauty

Dare to be Bare of Hair

So Frida Kahlo sported a mono brow and mustache, and was still seen as a beautiful and sexual being to many men. When you become as talented as she, then you too can do as you wish. Until then, you only get one chance to make a first impression, and…

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An Open Letter to Those Concert Attendees over 40 in the Row In Front of Me
Lifestyle

An Open Letter to Those Concert Attendees over 40 in the Row In …

Soon I will be one of you, in age but hopefully not in spirit. I am a huge fan of live music; if I do not attend at least six shows a year I feel as though there is something lacking in my life. I love music; I have hundreds…

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Tuesday Tip – Add Class To Your Wardrobe and Not Spend a Dime
Fashion Advice

Tuesday Tip – Add Class To Your Wardrobe and Not Spend a Dime

Remove all Logos. Would you ever see Jackie O, Audrey Hepburn, or even Ashley Olsen or Gwyneth Paltrow in a tee shirt with rhinestone appliquéd “Bebe” on her chest? I think not. The first problem with logoed shirts (be it says “sexy thing,” “American Eagle” or “Proud to be an…

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Fall 2006 – Wardrobe Essentials
Fashion Advice

Fall 2006 – Wardrobe Essentials

1. Denim Pencil Skirt – the darker the better. Stretch is good too. It doesn’t have to be tight all the way down, just a classic straight style (a slight a-line will be unnoticeable and far more forgiving for some figures). This is a dressier denim; go light on the…

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