Lifestyle

Keeping Your Brain Power

I took my nearly 94-year-old father-in-law to his doctor appointment the other day. At this point in his life, every medical visit includes a cognition test. The questions are easy unless you’re almost 94 years old and dealing with the natural decline of the brain. My father-in-law’s neurologist told us we all naturally have half… Read More Keeping Your Brain Power

Lifestyle

Vamping the Vampire Facial – My CIT Microneedling Experience

I’ve been sooo curious about vampire facials, or more specifically, Collagen Injection Therapy and Microneedling. After reading about the many women who have been pleased with the results I really wanted to try it. I made an appointment at my local source, Peach Skin Clinic, and worked with Maria. Maria was fabulous. My biggest issue… Read More Vamping the Vampire Facial – My CIT Microneedling Experience

Looks

Out With the Old

I’m surprised how quickly 2018 has passed. It really is true how time seems to fly as we get older. I think it’s because we try to fit in so many more things now. At least I’d have to say that’s how things are in my life. I have my very full-time accounting career. I’m… Read More Out With the Old

Looks

Post-Christmas Blues

The only blues I’m dealing with are these pieces from J.Jill. After so much Christmas Red (I tend to go a bit overboard), it was great to pull out the cool, soothing tones of blue. Now that the rush of Christmas is over, are you turning your attention to the new year? I’m taking a… Read More Post-Christmas Blues

Looks

Family Holiday Traditions

My mom turned 80 last month.  My daughters and nieces have children or are expecting children of their own.  We’re just now re-igniting this long-forgotten tradition.  The point is, it’s not too late to start.  We’re building memories and the continued expectation of an annual, enjoyable event.  That’s what traditions do.  They tie you together… Read More Family Holiday Traditions

Collaboration, Looks

Taming the Wild Beast

I know what you’re thinking. I thought the same thing. Leopard print is too much for the office. When I combined a leopard shirt and black slacks and ralized I had tamed the wild beast. The trick is to keep everything tailored. The sleek lines are sophisticated so you don’t look like you’re heading straight… Read More Taming the Wild Beast