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I doubted that my teacup collection would interest you, so instead, it is with a mix of excitement and apprehension I share a peek into some of the vintage bling/jewelry pieces I’ve collected thus far. To me, jewelry and cosmetics are natural bedfellows, especially because they both share histories almost as long as that of…

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Something shifted this week and I was feeling expansive, like anything is possible, like good things are about to happen. Maybe it’s because I’ve been more dedicated to getting in some exercise or maybe it’s because when Geek Squad had my laptop last week I ended up going to sleep much earlier, or maybe it’s because…

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  It isn’t often that I shop for shoes and clothing as I’m more into having a uniform and relying on classic pieces. But today I’m showing you four classic closet finds and a pair of the comfiest fuzzy lounge slippers I nabbed during the end of year sales. The first piece is a Club Monaco…

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Hello again on a Sunday! It’s so good to share things that work you know, especially when they make life a bit easier, satisfy our hunger and make life more enjoyable. So today I’m sharing 5 cookbooks and the recipes I love to make again and again. For more years than I can count, I’ve always…

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Any day at home is a day well-spent, especially if it includes warm beverages, candles and even a bit of music. For this holiday-inspired post, I’m sharing a couple of easy recipes for two of my fave beverages for this time of year along with quick ideas on what to listen to or watch, or both.…

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  For this edition of Sunday Things, I’ve battled the museum crowds so you don’t have to, to bring you deets on vintage gowns, crowns and angel wings. Each year, the glitz of the Met Gala ushers in the Costume Institute at the Met Museum’s annual exhibition, which is in addition to the other displays…

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Believe it or not, I have so many other interests apart from beauty. So now that I’ve hit the 100 posts published mark, it’s time for a new Sunday feature on the blog called Sunday Things. Sunday Things will explore new finds such as homeware, apparel, the occasional off the cuff op-ed piece or any other…

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