Pick of the month: Endless Jewelry


I tend to shy away from any products that are celebrity related. There are a few exceptions Like the Kate Moss lipsticks for Rimmel London, which has reds that I can’t find in ANY other collection (even Chanel), and my newest find…the Jennifer Lopez by Endless Jewelry collection (which you’ll see me wearing if we run […]

Bra talk


I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Influence Central for Vanity Fair. I received product samples to facilitate my review and compensation to thank me for my participation. Pack – drive – fly – hotel – event – explore – eat – sleep – pack – fly – drive – unpack – laundry […]

Getting your sexy back

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At 61 I figured I’d lost it for good. I was thinking about how UN-SEXY I feel as I looked in the mirror and how I didn’t even recognize the woman staring back at me. This was not my body, my face or anyone who resembled me. Not only have I gained over 35 lbs […]

7 places to shop chic on a budget

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Good taste doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg. One look in my closet and you’ll see plenty of chic and elegant basics. Yes, some came from boutiques and local shops, but MOST of the basics as well as anything trendy come from some of my favorite discount stores. By developing an eye […]

Summer comfort

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It’s sooo very hot here in South Florida right now, that dressing to go out can become a chore. Finding something light and comfortable that will look good and at the same time allow your body to breathe in this 90 degrees of humidity can be tough. Just throwing on a tank and a pair […]

Get an Adrianna Papell ring on your finger!

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I want you to look at those beautiful engagement and wedding rings above. Then look below at my finger. Do you see anything WRONG? That’s right, there’s NO DIAMOND on my left hand, and you are correct if you knew that I’ve been married for THIRTY-FIVE years. When we first got engaged, Mr. S bought […]

Victoria Jackson Cosmetics


I participated in this sponsored campaign on behalf of Victoria Jackson® and One2One Network. All opinions stated are my own. It’s funny, I vaguely remember watching late night television and seeing Victoria Jackson® Cosmetics. I always thought she was beautiful, and she doesn’t seem to age. Which is why, I decided that I’d like to […]

Batting my long lashes


This is a sponsored post for Physicians Formula through Condé Nast. and…NO I did NOT sit in a chair for hours having those long lashes glued onto my lids. Instead, I did a quick few swipes with my new Physicians Formula Eye Booster Instant Lash Extentions. No making an appointment, laying in that lounger for […]