EUROPE DOES IT RIGHT

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In Europe, they virtually shut down for the month of August to vacation. Imagine how much less stress we would all feel if we actually took vacations like that and disconnected for a month to recharge the batteries? Although a month is the ultimate, I am definitely thankful for a week! Continue Reading

SPOTLIGHT ON STYLE

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Rachel Bilson is one of those people who always looks stunning and put together; I absolutely love her choices.  A bonus is that she dresses perfectly for her short frame, which is something I can draw inspiration from. Continue Reading

TOP 10 PACKING TIPS

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With summer vacations still going strong, and in the midst of trying to organize my suitcase, I thought I would share my top 10 packing tips.  Happy travels!Checklists are so helpful. Writing up a packing list ahead of time will ensure that you remember to bring everything you need.Neutrals are key. A great way to save space in Continue Reading

FLASHBACK FRIDAY

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I remember the first time I saw Francis Ford Coppola's movie, "The Outsiders" (based on the amazing book by S.E. Hinton); it was one of the best things I had ever seen - and I still love to watch it even now.  The cast was a who's who of young Hollywood, and forever established Ponyboy, Johnny, Dally and Soda Pop as 80's teenage heartthrobs. Continue Reading