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Blush vest

It’s crunch time as we prepare for our 3rd annual #WeAllGrow Summit! I still have not picked out all of my outfits for this three day event starting on March 1st. One thing is for sure, I will need to wear flats because heels…

February 20, 2017
Style & Beauty

Jacquard poncho

Can I just wear  a poncho for the next few months? They’re always my go-to this time of year. During these months, LA tends to be cloudy and rainy, work is on overload as we prep for our conference and I’m usually working on…

February 15, 2017
Style & Beauty

The ruffle

I’m sticking to my word for 2017, my dear muses. Vivacious. And you know what that means? Ruffles, of course!  Let me tell you, it’s not an easy thing to stick to when TMJ symptoms come creeping in. But I’ve been trying. A little…

February 6, 2017
Style & Beauty

Simple details

I love statement necklaces and chandelier earrings, but there’s also much to be said about delicate jewelry. Sometimes it’s all you need to add a touch of sophistication to your outfit. …

January 31, 2017
Style & Beauty

Frayed

How is it possible for a frayed hem to look chic? I spent my childhood avoiding it (because in the 80s we either cuffed our jeans or had the hem sewn), and now I’m wearing them with heels. Who knew? It’s kind of like…

January 26, 2017
Style & Beauty

The sweater coat

Over the years, I’ve come to appreciate Los Angeles winters. I was one of those native New Yorkers who missed the feeling of real seasons, magical snowfall and the chance to bundle up in a nice warm coat. After my last few visits to…

January 23, 2017
Style & Beauty

The casual life

I typically share my more dressier looks on the blog because, well, I actually don’t have a real reason why. I guess I felt that if I was going to go out of my way to shoot pics, it should be more of an…

January 18, 2017
Style & Beauty

Not your average LBD

I have a ton of little black dresses in my closet. I think it’s an essential. There are some staple pieces that are a must, and an LBD is one of them. From lace, satin, short, midi, it’s my go-to look for an evening out.…

January 12, 2017
Style & Beauty

Word for 2017: Vivacious

Instead of going over what I want to do in 2017, I decided to come up with a word that embodies the way I want to feel. After a year of health issues coming and going, I can certainly say that the “ups” were…

January 4, 2017
Style & Beauty

Mal de Ojo

Receiving a “Mal de Ojo” bracelet or azabache (typically has a black bead or hand) when you’re a baby is a tradition in my family. I still have the ones my grandmother gave me and the one she gave my son. The bracelet is…

January 2, 2017
Black sweater cape
Style & Beauty

5 steps for defining your personal style

The older I get, the easier it has become to define my personal style. I’ve gone through so many fashion phases from grunge to super conservative to these-yoga-pants-will-do-just-fine. But at the core of all these phases, lives a chick who loves her rock music,…

January 1, 2017