Are you ready for Spring? Get these two spring pieces to jumpstart the season.

Spring is almost here, and I am so excited that skin-baring tops and dramatic sleeves are still all the rage.  When these styles emerged, it didn’t take long for me to jump on the bandwagon.  I am obsessed with these styles and love how effortless and extremely chic they look on every body type. Shoulder-baring […]

Learning to Love Yourself: Find your cheerleading team

One of my favorite pastimes is hanging out at Barnes & Noble, drinking my favorite beverage and thumbing through books and magazines with the best kind of company — great friends.  On Saturday, My friend and I went to Barnes & Noble.  We grabbed our usual beverage of choice and picked up some reading material. […]

What drives a Fierce 50 woman? Life and new beginnings

Today marks the launch of the first annual fierce 50 Campaign.  As women over 50, we are coming together in a supportive collaborative community to honor and celebrate one another and to share with the world what it means to be a woman at midlife and beyond.  Through this collaboration, each woman has developed a […]

A beautiful mind

      Radiating beauty starts from within, meaning it’s time to take a look at your thoughts. What is a beautiful thought? It is one that allows you to live out and embrace your authentic self. A beautiful thought doesn’t paint a false picture of perfection; instead, it is filled with truth and grace. […]

Beautiful you [inside and out]>Beautiful things

I love beautiful things, and I feel great around them. When I think of relationships and family, my heart is filled, and my smile is brightened. Picturesque vacation getaways remind me of the beauty of our world, including the golden sand, blue-green water and crashing waves of an ocean that makes me feel so small. […]

What makes you beautiful!

      “You are beautiful!” This has been one of the best compliments I’ve received lately. There is something about that word that will instantly brighten your day — especially when the word is about more than your physical appearance. When my sweet Soror mentioned that I was beautiful, she went on to describe […]

Hello, new year! Goodbye, fear.

How was your 2016?  Mine was spent enjoying family and friends and doing a moderate amount of soul searching.  My year had its share of success but also saw a moderate amount of stress, chaos and change. Some chaos was awesome.  I’ve been getting better at my photography hobby, being more creative, getting my blog […]

The Sparkle of Christmas

Imagine your cousins, aunts and uncles all living within the same zip code.  Think of the memories that were created in one special place.  This was my reality – my dad had eight sisters and two brothers.  I grew up in a huge family, and it was so much fun!   Regardless of how many […]

Adventures In Las Vegas

Adventures In Las Vegas – Haute Grey Fox   When Mr. HGF announced that he wanted to go to Las Vegas, let’s just say I was less than enthusiastic.  I had never visited Las Vegas before, but I envisioned “Sin City” as a place with smoke filled casinos packed with tourist trying to strike it […]

Fashionista With A Budget

People often believe the misconception that it’s expensive to be fashionable. This really is not always the case. Of course you can go out and spend a lot of money on clothes and accessories. But you can also find pieces that you love at prices that you love as well! I went shopping recently and […]