Afternoon Tea at Home

Ever wonder how you can have your own afternoon tea service at home like in the hotels? I always love how they set it up with their champagne glasses, teapots, silver tiered serving trays, and china tea cups. Having had tea time in more than one hotel in the last 20 years, I decided to […]

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Cold Shoulder

I never give pizza the cold shoulder. When given an opportunity, I never turn down any good pizza. This weekend I went to Bottega Louie in Downtown Los Angeles to have some of their famous pizza. I did not know this, but apparently Bottega Louie is known for their pizza. We ordered their 2 top […]

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Keep Calm and Carry On for Dogs

When I spotted this Keep Calm and Carry on collar and leash for my dog Lexi I just had to have it. First of all my dog is not calm and second of all it is darn cute. I gave it to her on Valentine’s Day because the leash and the collar are red and because she loves […]

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Bikini Season in Punta Mita

It is bikini season in Punta Mita even though it is freezing here in the US with snow on the east coast and rain all over the West Coast. Everyone is probably pining for warm weather and looking forward to a long weekend getaway on President’s Day. If you are going away for a beach […]

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Varsity Blues

That varsity look is always so popular in the summer. Everyone wants to own a varsity sweater with those stripes to wear to Nantucket or the Hamptons. It seems if you find a good one, you should probably just hold onto it because come spring you will want to pull out a Varsity sweater and […]

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Bomber Jackets with Patches

Bomber jackets have made a comeback in a big way. These stylized bomber jackets are now made of silk with embroidery and patches. I really love the versions with the patches because you can buy them already designed with patches or you can buy patches and style them yourself for a unique look. These whimsical […]

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Lingerie for Valentine’s Day

People always ask is giving La Perla Lingerie for Valentine’s Day too Cliche? I say nope beautiful well made lingerie anytime of the year plus chocolates are never cliche. What woman doesn’t want to feel beautiful in a well made piece of lingerie? My all time favorite bra by La Perla is this lace soft bra by […]

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Katsuya Sushi and Champagne in Los Angeles

After a long work week we settled into Katsuya in Los Angeles for some champagne and sushi for a Friday night dinner. Everyone in my family had a long week. My daughter had lots of tests and sports games, my husband and I had challenging work issues we dealt with all week, so we decided […]

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Constellation Star Leggings and Sports Bras for Spring

If you want to get that Revenge Body for Summer, now is the time to start working for it. As they say, your summer body is made in the winter. I think that is what they say. Anyhow, obviously 80% of it is eating according to celebrity trainer Simone De La Rue who has books […]

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Lunar New Year Attire

After all the rain we have had in Los Angeles, the sun is finally out today. Are you exhausted from all the rain? Do you just want to stay in bed all day in your pajamas? So do I. Unfortunately it is not possible to stay in pajamas all day, but do what your kids […]

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