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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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Sarah Jessica Parker To Visit Tysons’ Nordstrom

Two celebrities will be at Tysons Corner Center this Friday night.  The mall continues their summer Friday night tradition of free concerts in partnership with radio station 94.7 Fresh FM on the newly open elevated plaza connecting the Mall to the Metro Silver Line.  This week pop artist Andy Grammer (Keep [...]

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September Issue Preview: Fall Trend Alert

I spent the last few weeks of summer reading the September issues of all my favorite magazines,Vogue, Elle, Marie Claire, Harpers Bazaar and InStyle, studying all the fashion trends for the fall.   Although the end of summer is sad, scanning the pages of the glossy magazines with all the [...]

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