Period Underwear

Have you heard of these underwear that claim you will no longer need tampons or pads during your period? The moment I heard of THINX, I was quick to order a set for my cycle. They are described as moisture wicking, absorbent, anti-microbial and leak resistant and I thought at [...]

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Fall Fashion Trends

The September issue of the fashion magazines are all out and there are several refreshing fall trends. There are few items that are easy and affordable to update your closet as well as classic additions to any wardrobe. To launch off the fall fashion season, I am so excited to [...]

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Family Time: Share the Love

It was time to say goodbye and good luck to the oldest child in our family, my step daughter Emily was off for her second year of college. My husband and I wanted to find a way we could accommodate all 4 of our kids with ages ranging from 9-19 [...]

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The Perfect Washington Wedding On A Budget

Steadman and I were married at 11am on Saturday, June 27th at a small church on the National Cathedral grounds in front of 40 of our closest family and friends. It was important for us to focus on our two families combining, especially our children. Being a second wedding for [...]

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Owning A Home Is Not Easy

  Let me start off by saying, I love being a home owner and love my house.  I have been living in my home since 2002 and it is in a neighborhood that I love for its community, restaurants and close to my children’s school.  However, owning a home can [...]

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New in My Closet: Potomac Mills Shopping Trip

I am so excited to emcee Trend Pop, featuring pops of color for a fashion show geared for moms and children on Saturday, April, 25 from 10 am -11:30 am at Potomac Mills in Woodbridge,VA.  This definitely will satisfy my fashion fix for Spring and let me do some serious [...]

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Rent the Runway in Georgetown

    I have been loving Rent the Runway for years, one of my favorites was this Monique Lhuillier I rented for the annual black tie restaurant awards in DC, The Rammys. Rent the Runway is no longer just online, they opened their storefront in Georgetown a few months ago. [...]

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The Best of Oscar de la Renta

Oscar de la Renta rose to fame in the 1960s by dressing fashion legend Jackie Kennedy since then, former first ladies Nancy Reagan, Laura Bush, Hillary Clinton and Michelle Obama have all worn his designs. Of course, de la Renta’s gowns are a staple on red carpets, worn by A-list [...]

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iPhone 6 Fashions

When Apple made their announcement of the new iPhone 6 and watch they invited top fashion editors and bloggers in an attempt to make wearable gadgets stylish. Also affecting fashion is the much larger iPhone 6 plus….what we will see as fashion for both men and women? Man purses, high [...]

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New In My Closet: Fall 2014

A change of season means a change in wardrobe and for me, a great excuse to make some additions to my closet.  My latest shopping finds I am especially proud of because they are in my budget. On a recent business trip to Chicago, I popped into one of my [...]

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