When to throw out makeup and beauty products. [Infographic]

when to throw out your makeup

How to know when to throw out makeup and beauty products. I’m still unpacking from my move and I’ve been amazed at how much stuff (aka crap) I’ve accumulated. One area in particular that was pretty appalling was how much makeup I’d stockpiled and managed to shove in my makeup drawer. I didn’t really know when to throw out makeup […]

The “c” word that’s ruining your divorce.

the c word

There are a few “c” words floating around our world these days. Words that begin with the letter “c” and are all too heinous to actually be spoken of. Out loud. In polite company. First off, there’s that really derogatory name for a female (and female body part). You probably have a very good idea of which one I’m talking about. […]

4 Things I Wish I Could Change About Adoption.

4 not so great things about adoption

I adore adoption but as my child gets older, there are things I regret about adoption, things I wish I could change about life as a family formed by adoption. Here are 4 things I so wish I could change-for my daughter’s sake. If you know me, you know I’m a huge advocate and fan of adoption. I love it not […]

Get inspired by this over 40 fashion trendsetter.

Over 40 style maven

How do you find your own personal style? Here’s tips from one super stylish woman showing us all how to embrace over 40 fashion!  I am inspired by the style of many amazing women I’m fortunate to know. One of the most stylish women I am honored to know is Kimberly K. Kimberly has such great fearless style! She proves […]

Why Moving Makes My Head Explode.

moving tips

Moving doesn’t just give me a stress headache it makes me feel like my head could explode. So in case you noticed, my blog has been really quiet this week. Crazy quiet, like, crickets. No I haven’t abandoned it.  No I didn’t fall off the edge of the earth either, I’ve just been moving. Moving boxes of boxes of stuff […]

Strange things I do in my car. (Emily Post, stop judging.)

strange things in a car

There are many strange things people do in cars in LA. And now I’m one of them. I’ve been in LA way too long. I used to be horrified when I was driving on the freeway and saw people all around me doing strange, private, often gross, things in their car. Yes, I judged these people, but now that I’m stuck in […]

4 Gifts to give yourself on Valentine’s Day!

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Gifts to give yourself on Valentine’s Day that you’ll actually wear-and love! I know that you are supposed to be giving gifts to everyone else this Valentine’s Day to express your love. But what about loving yourself too? While you’re out shopping, why don’t you also pick up something that you’d love to receive? As moms, and as women, we […]

6 Over 40 Style Bloggers To Follow Now

40 plus style blog

I’ve been wanting to do a post on my favorite over 40 style bloggers to follow and I’ve finally gotten around to it! I love to get outfit and lifestyle ideas from other real life women. I don’t really read fashion magazines anymore, so these blogs are my go to for inspiration. I get so many style ideas from these […]