All I Want For Christmas……

I’ve been shopping for myself early, and have one more package arriving, then I have to start saving for my San Miguel de Allende/DF trip in January 2022. This is a quick list of things I would love to receive. Mind you, nothing I need, just Most Wanted Christmas 2021. One of these beauty packagesContinue reading “All I Want For Christmas……”

The Chiffon Scarf

My old 1030’s movie watching has begun now that fall is in the air. I started with The Holiday, starring Katherine Hepburn and Cary Grant (yes, my crush on Cary Grant continues). The first thing I noticed, besides how dashing Mr. Grant was, and that the dialog and delivery were magnificent, was Katherine Hepburn’s eveningContinue reading “The Chiffon Scarf”

It’s a Ladylike Summer

Leave it to the Olsen twins to look polished and pulled together during the hottest days of the year. I stare at their photos as inspiration. They make mixing metals and color pallets look effortless. This definitely makes me want to bring out my long pearls and wear black and camel together. Here’s to runningContinue reading “It’s a Ladylike Summer”

Shopping The Look – Basic Black & Gold

There is just something about Black & Gold, it’s luxurious and chic. I wasn’t always into wearing yellow gold, preferring white gold or silver. But lately it’s been proven that I am my mother’s daughter. My mother loved jewelry. She made Jewelry contact before eye contact and I fear I am the same. All ofContinue reading “Shopping The Look – Basic Black & Gold”

It’s a Love Thing……

Ever since my good friend Ohlala Malala mentioned that her husband gifted her a Tiffany’s Love Ring, I’ve been hankering for one. Although the exact one Mahlala has is sold out, they still have the small size available. The small size doesn’t look as small, I have small fingers and can imagine wearing it, beingContinue reading “It’s a Love Thing……”

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……..”