What shape shapewear?


Have you ever wondered exactly what shapewear is the best for YOUR figure? I found this great graphic Presented by Classic Shapewear that explains which shapewear will give you the look that you’ve been wanting!!  

Splurge or Steal: The basic black weekender

weekender totes sors

    Girlfriend getaway for the weekend? You’ll want to look chic as you stash a few of your favorite outfits in a big black tote. Coach Peyton Satchel ($218) $218.00 Fullfillment By Amazon Perfect Pockets Tote ($115.50) $115.50 Boscov’s Urban Grip It and Reverse It Bag ($59.99) $59.99 ModCloth, Inc. Girlfriend getaway for the […]

Splurge or Steal: Love Knots

Love knots are this year’s hottest jewelry gift for Valentine’s Day, but you don’t have to break the bank to get one (or have HIM get one for you). Check out which are worth splurging on and which to save on. Infinity Love Knot Pendant Sterling Silver ($65) Blue Nile – Infinity Love Knot Pendant […]

5 Steps to ROCK an ugly Christmas sweater


**The Gin Joint has a partnership agreement with East Dane. They provide clothes, I wear them. I’ll tell you what to wear to make a lasting impression…even if it is paired with a dancing reindeer sweater. Good food, presents and great conversation. I love the holidays. Except for that ONE GIFT. You know the one. […]

There’s something about Chanel


I can go to the drugstore to buy my foundation. I can go to a specialty store to buy my perfume. But the truth is, that while I’m fine with both of those options. There’s just something about Chanel…. It’s about treating yourself the way that you deserve to be treated It’s about colors so […]

I wore a brand new pair of shoes to explore Budapest


Yeah, that’s probably a crazy thing to do, especially having never worn Jambu shoes before. Of course, I had tried them on…(my first pair were too tight – so I exchanged them for the next size). I’d also pre-stretched them in the spots that typically bother me with new shoes (the big toe), but other than […]

4 tips to consider BEFORE having plastic surgery

Woman getting a face lift

Thankfully, society’s understanding of plastic surgery has matured as the practice has demonstrated its ability to improve human well-being, says board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. John Zannis. “Decades ago, I think it’s fair to say there was a stigma that plastic surgery was for those with too much money and vanity, but now it’s known to […]

Go Confidently

jolen & conair

I feel RUSHED this week. I’m heading out for my “Love Boat” cruise next week, and there’s a WHOLE lot of maintenance that needs to be done to get ready….and I’m not just talking about writing a few articles. Women understand just how much maintenance goes in to looking your best. The problem is that […]

Packing for a weekend in Daytona Beach


Mr S, Clem-the-dog and I are heading to nearby Daytona Beach for a quick weekend getaway. I figured that we needed to celebrate the fact that Mr. S is out of the hospital and on the mend, and what better way than a weekend of FUN for the 3 of us? The goal is to […]