There's nothing like a fabulous red lipstick to bring out your inner femme fatale. Note: Wallflowers may experience anxiety followed by chronic attention. If worn daily, it could lead to addiction.Here's some of my favorites:1) Audace Allure by Chanel, $30.2) Red Sinner by … [Read more...] about The Best Red Lipsticks – Not for Wallflowers
Light and Heavy? It’s Possible
What a dichotomy. I can't believe how a fragrance that's inspired by Kodho Wood; the ancient Japanese art of incense appreciation, can be dramatic and fresh at the same time.As I inhale it on my wrist, there is a juxtaposition that takes place in my mind. I drift back to a home I … [Read more...] about Light and Heavy? It’s Possible
Author Gina Nahai is Coming to Newport Beach!
She captivated me with Moonlight on the Avenue of Faith and now I can't wait to start reading Caspian Rain. There should be more events like this in OC...Book lovers, let's make sure there are.Click on image to enlarge. Mark your calendars! … [Read more...] about Author Gina Nahai is Coming to Newport Beach!
In The Red – Must Have Red Lipsticks
Click on image to read. As seen in Coast Magazine April 2009. … [Read more...] about In The Red – Must Have Red Lipsticks
ROB|B and O.P.I. Have Nailed It
I’ve known a few nail biters (and former nail biters, like my sister) and let me tell you it’s not a pretty sight. If you or anyone you know wants to break free from this bad habit, there's hope in the form of nail rehab:)ROB|B the first OPI Concept Salon in the world (which … [Read more...] about ROB|B and O.P.I. Have Nailed It
. Big hazel eyes that seemed like they carried with them the burden of the entire world.. The silver bracelet I gave her on her birthday and how it shined on her tiny wrist. . Her thoughtful cards, always with a picture of a fish or a mermaid, symbols of our Piscean ways.. The … [Read more...] about Remembering Azita
Dry Your Hair Like A Pro
My Conair hairdryer is exactly that: an unsteady con of air. I’m finding it difficult to spend 2 hours drying my long hair (that’s now grown past my shoulders). My con-artist mediocre hairdryer is no longer sufficient. What do you do when you’re in trouble? You turn to a pro.I've … [Read more...] about Dry Your Hair Like A Pro
Slippers with Style
Marabou? Yes. Monkey? No.Please correct me if I'm wrong, but as far back as I remember slippers were meant to be desirable. Remember Cinderella?So why is it, that finding stylish slippers to wear at home (on my cold stone floors) has become an ongoing quest? I don’t want a pig … [Read more...] about Slippers with Style