• Personal Stylist + Closet Consult = Renewed Confidence

    It’s interesting to watch people’s reaction when I say I’m a Personal Stylist. I already know what you’re thinking. I’ve heard so many at this point; I thought it was time I educated you on the emotional component, the physical technique, and the intended finished result of…

  • Cat Towers for Christmas Trees: My New Normal

    Thanks to cats, for the first time in my life, my family will not enjoy the traditional glow of a Christmas Tree. To type this and make it a published reality makes me a little melancholy, but with new additions to our family in the last…

  • Lessons from a Girl Boss

    The creativity, passion, hard work and dedication it takes to be a Girl Boss is no small accomplishment. There were so many beautiful Girl Boss vendors this weekend at the Holiday Pop-Up event, and as a blogger, I’m always looking for ideas on future content. This event…

  • The Gift of SHINE!

    Bring On the Holidays! Sound the trumpets, break out the decorations, pull out the family recipe box, it’s the Holiday Season! Even though we’ve watched the calendar slowly tick from month to month, somehow we are alarmed when November appears. But why? Is it the pressure…

  • Surviving the Next 60 Days of The Sugar Crush!

    You must think I’m a hater… Oh, please. If you only knew how much sugar I’ve dumped into my body over the last 40+ years, you’d be amazed. I know there are some strange humans out there that “just don’t like sweets” but not this…

  • First Impressions: You Only Get 3 Seconds

    Is Your First Impression Making the Proper Statement? Did you know you only get three seconds to make a first impression?! That is so sobering, especially if I am counting on wooing a new client with my winning personality. Personality comes later. Split-Second judgment comes…

  • Finding Simple Joy and Pleasures

    Finding Simple Joy   Every day we have the unique opportunity to shine. In this last installment of Circus or Symphony: Stop Juggling Your Life, it’s important to realize the power you have at your disposal to find joy and happy vibes throughout your day.…

  • The Art of Saying “No”

    No is such a powerful word. I find myself agreeing to far more than my schedule can comfortably handle and as a result I build resentment. I'll teach you The Art of Saying "No."

  • How to be Busy with Grace

    Busy people get things done The challenge becomes, do you get things done with grace, or with grumbling? Oh, friend, I am a reformed grumbler. No, I am a grumbler and I have to determine my mindset continually. Not once a day, but every moment…