Luxe or less? New makeup options

L’Oreal Voluminous Mascara ($6) $15.99 Marketplace Christian Dior – Diorshow Art Pen ($32) $32.00 Saks Fifth Avenue Sleek Make up Blush Rose Gold ($7) $6.84 Marketplace NARS – Women’s NARS ‘Orgasm Collection’ Blush ($30) $30.00 (25% off) Nordstrom e.l.f. Eyeshadow Palette ($10.50) $10.50 Marketplace Urban Decay Naked Eyeshadow ($27) $26.95 Accessory Bargains […]

Getting your sexy back

Ines de la Fressange for Uniqlo - at 57 she's still sexy

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 […]

March Pop Clink Finds

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All of the items in this post were sent to me to review. I chose these specifically for this post for their price points and the fact that they surpassed others that I was sent. All opinions are strictly my own. I have a shopping issue problem. I have a difficult time reeling in my […]

Getting glammed

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Disclosure: My trip was sponsored by Walt Disney Studios and the Glam Ball sponsored by JCPenney. All opinions are strictly my own. Lady Gaga once said: I don’t think I could live without hair, makeup, and styling…I am a glamour girl through and through. I believe in the glamorous life and I live one. I’m thinking […]