May 30, 2016
Favorite Spring Looks

Favorite Spring Looks

I can see summer shining just around the corner. So, before we jump into the summer season, I thought I would share my favorite Spring looks. One thing I notice right away is that most of my looks share a strikingly similar color palette. What can I say? I was […]
May 28, 2016
Survive A Busy Season

How To Survive A Busy Season

It’s time to talk about how to survive a busy season. I sat down at my computer this morning, tweaked a few items on my website and caught up on a few emails. Then, it hit me…this is the first leisurely moment I’ve had to focus on anything besides the […]
May 26, 2016
Revlon Cream Blush Favorite Thing

Revlon Cream Blush – Favorite Things

Revlon Cream Blush is one of my favorite makeup items. I have been wearing this cream blush for at least a decade. Cream blush is an excellent choice for women over 40 because it provides natural-looking color without looking chalky or settling into fine lines.   Sometimes, women shy away […]
May 23, 2016
Fiesta Red Dress

Fiesta Red Dress

Fiesta red is a trending color for the season. This fiesta red dress combines this fabulous color with the Latin fashion trend for Spring. Cotton dresses are one of my favorite warm weather go-to outfits. I like that I can be feminine and feel put together without sacrificing comfort. Fiesta […]
May 19, 2016
Tearful Surprise, Favorite Things

Tearful Surprise – Favorite Things

This week, I witnessed a tearful surprise that will undoubtedly endure as one of my most cherished moments. My son flew across the world to surprise his sister. Originally, we just didn’t see this trip happening because we are heading back to Florida immediately after her June 3rd graduation. Even […]
May 16, 2016
Ladylike Black And White Outfit

Ladylike Black And White Outfit- Featured Looks From My Refined Style #8

If you have followed my blog any length of time, you know I am crazy about black and white. Although I love to throw a lot of color into my wardrobe, I still always come back to my monochromatic standard. This week I’m wearing a ladylike black and white outfit. […]
May 14, 2016
mindless eater

Are You A Mindless Eater?

I’ve heard my mother-in-law talk about washing day at her house when she was growing up. Every Tuesday was devoted to washing clothes for her family of eight. In fact, there were so many clothes to wash that her aunt would often come down to pitch in because she only […]
May 12, 2016
Gym Goodbyes

Gym Goodbyes – Favorite Things

This week my favorite thing is a little bitter sweet. Going to the gym is a routine event for me. Three times a week I load up my stuff and head off to enjoy my favorite exercise classes. Yes, exercise is my number one goal, but I also enjoy seeing […]
May 9, 2016
Clean And Classic Shorts

Clean And Classic Shorts – What I Really Wore

This week I wore a clean and classic shorts outfit to the mall with some friends. Each time one of our birthdays rolls around we all get together to treat the birthday girl to lunch. We decided to go to Megamall; one of Manila’s most popular shopping destinations. Classic Shorts […]
May 7, 2016
fabulous moms, happy mother's day

Fabulous Moms – Happy Mother’s Day

I love the idea of a holiday dedicated to recognizing moms and not just because I’m a mom myself. There are so many moms out there who have worked, suffered, scrimped and saved so their kids could have a better life. Then, the years pass by and the kids grow […]