Loss and Moving on after Pet Euthanasia

blonde after 50

Thank you to my bevy of friends, on-line and IRL who supported me when my pet passed away. This was a tough week, and I know many of you have experienced similar losses. Pet euthanasia is always a difficult choice. My adult children live on their now, so when my pet passed away, hubby and I … Continue reading Loss and Moving on after Pet Euthanasia

Long hair after 50

long hair after 50

Happy New Week Loves. The last two days have been cold,  and I have been indoor tending my ailing canine friend. ;(  It has been hectic and upsetting, as the vets, my family and I try to figure out what is best. I did finally get a my long hair shaped and cut!  I know in … Continue reading Long hair after 50

Mastering Layers for Autumn

Blogger wears Olive Vest

Hello loves.  I am hoping that the end of the week is finding  you well and ready for Friyay! It has been warm here in New York, but finally the cold is due here tomorrow . I get shivers just thinking about it. Today I feature an olive-green vest and a visual how-to for mastering … Continue reading Mastering Layers for Autumn

Sneakers and a Silk Skirt for #Hotautumn

polka dots and silk

Hello loves and happy Tuesday ! Today I am featuring a tiered, silk skirt that I paired with a pleather and fleece sweatshirt, and my super comfy Geox trainers. This photo shoot was a few days ago and the temps were in the mid to high 70s. It was warm out! The fan was a … Continue reading Sneakers and a Silk Skirt for #Hotautumn

Feature: Diamond Runway Launch

rare diamond

So lets say you are a bride to be, or a collector. You want a fine diamond, but do not know whom to trust or where to go. This is tricky terrain. But today I will feature a new venue that solves this problem.  Diamond Runway solves that handily and beautifully!  Diamond Runway, a new … Continue reading Feature: Diamond Runway Launch

Broadway Market Co. :Where to Shop Small In NYC

SO, it may not feel like it, but the gift giving holidays will be here in a New York Minute. Say you live in New York and want to buy some great gifts, but also want to shop small? Where does one go? Answer: Broadway Market Co. at 483 Broadway, NY's coolest co- retail store … Continue reading Broadway Market Co. :Where to Shop Small In NYC

Mad Dash in A Plaid Coat

Hello! I like to wear this plaid coat as the weather is warm, and i find more reasons to be outside. My  glen  plaid coat, is a vintage and traditional glen plaid.  I updated this look  by adding fringed denim and a pop of red. A neutral plaid coat is always helped by a pop … Continue reading Mad Dash in A Plaid Coat

Meeting New Blogger Friends!

Hello ! Last weekend I went to a blogger's meet up at Chicos in Manhattan, and I met some fabulous ladies! I also discovered why Chico's is such a popular shopping place! Below, I am being playful. Getting a quick photo in while I am also peeking at some sweaters! Chicos was very gracious for … Continue reading Meeting New Blogger Friends!

The Fifth Decade: still blossoming

Like these warm October days, with summer flowers still verdant and vivid, I think the fifth decade is a surprisingly good one. Despite my age, or perhaps because of it,  I feel like I am blossoming; growing and reaching towards something bright. The fifth decade of my life has been good to me. Follow my … Continue reading The Fifth Decade: still blossoming