June 30, 2016

Road Trip – Favorite Things

This week, my husband and I took a road trip through a few American states on our way from Florida to Missouri. For just a while, I was an interactive part of an impressive landscape. I was reminded just how far Tampa is from Springfield, Missouri, but then I also […]
June 27, 2016
Simple Sophisticated Style

Simple Sophisticated Style

This week I’m finally back with some simple sophisticated style. I didn’t intend to go this long without a Monday fashion post, but then sometimes life has a way of serving up a little something that you didn’t see coming. I knew our move from Manila to Tampa, Florida would […]
June 23, 2016
Silver Shoes, favorite things

Silver Shoes – Favorite Things

Silver shoes are my favorite things for this week! I have been back in Florida for two weeks and I’ve noticed a number of things. People drive crazy fast…it doesn’t matter how fast I’m going, there’s always someone behind me who wants to go faster! Americans love their hand sanitizer! […]
June 20, 2016
Get Your Midlife Style Back

Get Your Midlife Style Back

Today, I am welcoming my friend Cathy Lawdanski to share a guest post on how to get your midlife style back. Fashion and design have always come natural to me. That’s why I started fashion blogging to motivate other women over 40 to find their own personal style and the […]
June 16, 2016
Top Ten Florida Favorite Things

Top Ten Florida Favorite Things

Phew, we made it back to the Sunshine State! It’s time to get back into a Florida state of mind, so here’s my list of my Top Ten Florida Favorite Things. Unfortunately, I don’t have any featured faves this week. I left my laptop at the TSA checkpoint on my […]
June 14, 2016

Rock Short Hair

I cut my hair short a decade and a half ago and I have chosen to rock short hair ever since. This is not to say I don’t toy with the idea of growing longer locks from time to time. In fact, I recently had thoughts of growing the mane […]
June 9, 2016
lost laptop

Lost Laptop At Airport Security

Yikes!…I lost my laptop at airport security. We arrived early in Tampa early Monday morning from Manila. Then, I spent Monday setting up our new little home for the year. I was so busy, I didn’t have the chance to think about looking at the computer. I finally had a […]
June 6, 2016
I love wearing red

I Love Wearing Red

I love wearing red! It’s my signature color. Wearing Red I love how the red blouse pops against this horizontal striped pencil skirt. Originally, this black and white striped skirt ended above the knee and I didn’t care for how it cut off my leg. I had a seamstress add […]
June 2, 2016
All-Black Outfit

All-Black Outfit With Colorful Bag – My Refined Style Linkup #9

Today I’m wearing another fabulous all-black outfit and hosting another fabulous My Refined Style Fashion Over 40 Linkup! All-Black Outfit I’m a big fan of the phrase, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it!” It so happens that all-black works well for me, so I wear it often. BUT…that doesn’t […]
June 2, 2016
Grad Hats And Jet Planes

Grad Hats And Jet Planes – Favorite Things

Well the big week has finally arrived…it’s time for grad hats and jet planes! No one would typically plan to move out of their house and travel internationally on the same week their youngest child graduates from high school, but here I am. My baby girl will walk across the […]