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What This Baby-Boomer Did in One Day!

First of all, before I move forward with this post, I just want to give remembrance to 09/11/2001. It affected too many of us to forget. It took a toll on friends and family we lost.  For me, it was … Continue reading

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That “Less-is-More” Summer Makeup Process Will Now Be My New “Pro-Aging” Normal

There’s a lot I have to say about this “less-is-more” makeup vibe that has come to be my new normal. Even the host/makeup artist from Glow Up Makeup on the BBC agrees that less is more! I’m in good company! … Continue reading

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What I Wore This Summer! And Will Those Clothes Get Me through Autumn?

First of all, I want to thank everyone who reads this blog for sticking through and reading during the summer.  Your comments and support are incredibly appreciative—especially since I just did not have the time to devote to writing.  So………. … Continue reading

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We Haven’t Seen Each Other In Over Thirty Years? You Never Know Who You’ll Run into in France!

If you have been reading about my summer adventures in France, you might remember that I received a message from one of my old friends stating that she and her husband were in Marseilles. Wait. We were in Marseille at … Continue reading

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Sunday is The Frenchman’s Day of Rest—Not Really, Our French July 4th and More!

CAVEAT!  My apologies my cool-as-ever friends!  It’s been three weeks since my last post but the summer weekends have been very busy!  Roman came to visit, we’ve been at the beach and yesterday I attended my best friend’s daughter’s bridal … Continue reading

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Another Change in Plans and a Surprise in Monaco!

Thursday, June 30, 2022 There was a change-up in the plans for today.  The original plan was to head to my favorite beach, L’estagnol.   But the Frenchman nixed the beach trip due to the news last night about…………………. an invasion … Continue reading

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If It’s Tuesday, This Must Be St. Paul de Vence

Tuesday, June 28, 2022 The weather report is calling for rain.  We had planned on heading to St. Tropez today so I could check out the flea market. My wish list included searching for a vintage Louis Vuitton Samur bag … Continue reading

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Back to the Côte d’Azur. Nothing Changes Yet Everything Changes!

Yesterday, July, 9,2022, The Frenchman and I returned back to the States from two glorious weeks on the Côte d’Azur. Staying, once again, at the apartment in Theoule-Sur-Mer that we have rented since 2011. I’m missing this view already! Our … Continue reading

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Thoughts on “The Coastal Grandmother” Label

Onto the newest trend and stereotype “The Coastal Grandmother”. Just a sampling of The Coastal Grandmother. Even though a few of them are NOT grandmothers. And WTF is Martha? She’s the Coastal Grandmother Supreme? I know. I know.  I KNOW! … Continue reading

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WTF? Old People Have No Energy?

Old people can’t move around? We can’t do things?   And words to describe us are also offensively stereotypical. Granted, when it comes to our miserable Smart TV in the living room, I wait till Roman comes home to fix … Continue reading

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