Style Profile: Stephanie Duttenhaver Co-Founder of Sapelo Skin Care

Have you ever wondered why a Georgia Peach had Magnolia skin? I did and then I came across Stephanie Duttenhaver and it all made sense. She’s a Georgia Peach and you guessed it with Magnolia skin. Stephanie is a grandmother that looks like anything but a grandmother. Stephanie along with her business partner Cindy EdwardsContinue reading “Style Profile: Stephanie Duttenhaver Co-Founder of Sapelo Skin Care”

The Quintessential Ballet Flat

I’ve been wearing ballet flats for years, I used to stock up during London Sole’s yearly sale, with adding a few pairs during the regular season, often buying duplicates. The London Sole boutique on Maiden Lane closed it’s doors long before the pandemic and I had to swing by a London Sole location while travelingContinue reading “The Quintessential Ballet Flat”

Style Profile: Dr. Manuela Maria Vazquez of LaMaria

I first came across Dr. Manuela Maria Vazquez researching Menopause and found her approach refreshing and modern. Her philosophy is to embrace our bodies changes and to nourish our skin, even the most delicate part of ourselves. I never heard the term “Pro-aging” before, normally it’s always “Anti-aging” her brand is a new concept inContinue reading “Style Profile: Dr. Manuela Maria Vazquez of LaMaria”

Moon Tea, a Herbal Beauty Tonic

I came across Botanical Rituals by accident and I am so glad I did. I’ve been into wellness and healing. I started by listening to Gabby Bernstein and Dr. Wayne Dyer but more about that later. Slowly I am being drawn to more spirituality, like writing mantras down in a journal, listening to meditation music,Continue reading “Moon Tea, a Herbal Beauty Tonic”

The Oversized Shirt

I’ve always worn oversized shirts, especially during extreme weather, like the summer heat. Usually in cotton or linen blends with the sleeves rolled up. It’s nice to see the oversized shirt is everywhere now. I heart skipped a few beats today when I discovered the New Valentino oversized dress shirts, especially in that gorgeous shadeContinue reading “The Oversized Shirt”

Style Profile: Monica Mahoney, Designer At Monica By Monica Mahoney

It’s impossible to not want a dress or blouse by Monica Mahoney, they are beautifully made and remind you of summer vacations. The perfect dress/blouse that transports you to summer. I don’t wear dresses often, but a dress or blouse from Monica is definitely on my wish list. She’s been traveling, holding Trunk Shows inContinue reading “Style Profile: Monica Mahoney, Designer At Monica By Monica Mahoney”

A Love Affair With Beads……..

Did you know that beads were one of the first forms of trade, and that having beads scattered around your home is considered good luck……. My friend Twiga used to own an African Gallery, where she sold antique beads, some dating before AD. Because of Twiga I am the proud owner of an Evil EyeContinue reading “A Love Affair With Beads……..”