I need to wear makeup. My eyes disappear without a frame of liner and mascara. I’m a light skinned blonde with blue gray eyes and without some contrast I tend to look washed out. Today I’m going to share some of my favorite makeup that works for me! If you…

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Let Us Bake Beet Cake!

Have you ever tried making a chocolate beet cake with chocolate ganache frosting? Love to bake, love to eat sweets but most of all I love to share any goodies I bake. Recently I baked up several dozen of my “everything but the kitchen sink’ oatmeal cookies. I start with a…

Say Yes to Embracing Our Age and Style

I believe if we’re over fifty we inspire others by staying fashion conscious, embracing our age and style. We tread that fine line between maintaining a youthful attitude without looking like we’re trying too hard. You know what I mean. We owe it to ourselves and every generation to be a shining…

Have You Felt Hygge Today?

The Danish concept of hygge has come to the attention of the media lately. I love that hygge represents everything good about feeling at home wherever you are.  Hygge (pronounced hoo-gah) is the Danish concept of contentment and belonging. It is a way of being we can take with us…

Day Out at Portobello Market London

I finally decided to make a day of visiting Portobello Market in the Notting Hill district in London. I was on my own and felt it was perfect timing to experience it for the first time! I’ve been hearing about it for years and it was on my must see list.…

When to Start Your New Tribe

Listening to an awesome audiobook, “Igniting Intuition” by Christiane Northrup and Mona Lisa Schulz got me thinking about when it’s time to start a new tribe or family. Their conversation was centered on connecting our emotional dramas to what’s going on in our bodies. One leads to the other, our…