March 19th, 2011

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Sister’s Wedding Shower and Mom’s Paper Flowers!

And the first of my sister’s wedding showers is over.  It was a fun afternoon – lots of white wine. gifts, and delicious food.  The highlight, for me, was the beautiful paper flowers that my mom made from coffee flowers.  She’s spent weeks painting the filters and putting together flowers View FUll Post

March 18th, 2011

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My New Beauty Secret… from Estee Lauder!

I’ve long thought of Estee Lauder as grandma-beauty.  I know, I know, they’ve got some great stuff (and right now their nail polish collab with Tom Pecheux is totally amaze – NEED the cobalt blue one… but I digress.)   Even though Lauder owns many of the best and brightest beauty brands, (MAC, View FUll Post

March 18th, 2011

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Go Buy These Pants – The J.Crew Curator

My uber-stylish little sister was wearing the J.Crew Curator Pant at my grandmother’s birthday party last weekend, and of course (like the bratty big sister I am,) I had to have them too.  They’re just perfect – matte jersey, slightly drapey, and with a sexy exposed zipper in the back. As they’re View FUll Post

March 17th, 2011

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Tory, Tory, Tory!

I love going to fun stuff in the city but lately it has felt like I’m in a bit of a rut.  Part of my “makeover” described earlier today involves getting out more, and amping up my intake of culture.  So, when a good friend told me about the FIAF’s View FUll Post

March 16th, 2011

Operation Beach Bod

Today’s post differs a bit from my usual subject material, but is something I thought I would share regardless. I’ve decided to embark upon a little bit of a personal makeover.  It started with the new jeans.  And now, (gasp,) I’ve been working out.  I’m hell-bent on getting buff for View FUll Post