Tag Archives: Beauty

A Victorious End to a Busy-as-Hell Week!

It’s been a busy week and I’m thrilled that the weekend has arrived! I’m always thrilled when the weekend arrives, but this weekend I’m REALLY thrilled! My sons are visiting! Cookies are baked, and I’ll be getting ready to greet … Continue reading

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Ageism Gone Wild! I Am Now Too Old to Shop At Zara—And So Is Your Daughter!

It’s true!  It’s true!!  A scientific study was performed and the consensus is that I, and you, my friends are too old to shop at the fast fashion store, Zara. There may not be a Zara in my neighborhood, but … Continue reading

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Random and Crafty Thoughts On This Last Winter’s Sunday!

It’s Sunday. The snow is melting. The Sun is shining. And it is still cold AF outside.  Today Bonaparte and I will embark on a three-minute journey up the street to the Oaks Convention Center to attend the Sugarloaf Crafts … Continue reading

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Let’s Get Cheeky, Shall We?

It’s freezing outside. The snow ain’t goin’ anywhere. And I’m thinking of the warm weather. Spring is in 5 more days. Five. More. Days. And this is what I’m dealing with! Some people get prepared for the warm weather by … Continue reading

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Five-Minute Reviews: One Glowing—And One a “Hair” Short!

The sleet is hitting my  front window. The snow is a glittering blanket of white fluff mixed with shiny bits.  We are one week away from Spring and I am off from work today due to a “snow” day! This … Continue reading

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In Living Color (Corrector) And Random Thoughts

It’s never too late to get on the bandwagon for “new” trends in cosmetics and beauty.  And it seems that color correctors are the latest and greatest. Here’s the weird thing. I’ve always been under the impression that yellow neutralized … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk About Style. Finding Yours!

Style (as a noun) /stīl/ A Manner of doing something a distinctive appearance, typically determined by the principles according to which something is designed. And the way I look at it is this: take fashion. Fashion is what you wear.  Style … Continue reading

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Not All Women Over a Certain Age Can Wear a Red Lip. I’m One of Them!

Red lipstick.  It’s empowering.  It’s strong. It is sexy.  And the experts say that there is a red lipstick for everywoman. Beauty experts also say that every older women can wear a red lip too! Red Lips for everywoman!  When … Continue reading

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Sample Size Me! Trial Size Me! But Don’t Super Size Me Till I’m Ready!

If you are like me, you love samples. And trial sizes. They are precious little gifts. Especially when you are in the market to buy a pricier cosmetic or product.    I mean—really!  If you go to a specialty market, a … Continue reading

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I’m a ConTOUR Artist–Not a Con Artist!

Before I continue, I want you to know that the laptop is going back tomorrow.  I will be looking for a different model. Unlike this HP Pavillion which has the crappiest touchpad that cannot seem to be disabled.  And then … Continue reading

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