Category Archives: Shoes

Throwback Thursday: High School Prom

It’s time for high school Prom. Three years ago our daughter Tory and her three besties were prepping for their big night. The process sure was different from mine back in the day. Tory wanted a prom dress that was … Continue reading

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Resale Shopping Score! Chanel Shoes!!

Every so often I hit it really big in my thrift and resale store shopping. I go with an open mind and look around. And on a rare day I find something like these! What’s the most exciting item you’ve … Continue reading

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How Do You Get the Stinky Out of Your Family’s Shoes?

“How do you get the stinky out of the shoe?” It’s a serious question, especially if you have kids. Even when the kids are young adults. Stinky shoes seem to go with younger feet, at least the younger feet that traipse … Continue reading

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Easter Fashion, a Review

Choose Your Path. Choose to Be AMAZING. For the first time in many, many years I bought myself a brand-new Easter outfit. One that kept me warm for this early Easter in our Northern New Jersey area. Yes, everything (and … Continue reading

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Casual Weekend Look: Denim, Leather and Heels

Since losing weight I’ve had to rebuild my wardrobe from the ground up. It’s been a fun challenge to find outfits that I love and that look good on me. Thrifting and consignment shopping are challenging and fun, but I … Continue reading

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’80s Redux: Pointy Toe, Spike Heel!

Be still my pounding heart. If InStyle is correct (and when isn’t it?!) the rounded toe, thicker heel look of everyday shoes is giving way to…wait for it…pointy toe spikes. In patent leather <swoon> YAY! I am a woman who … Continue reading

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Montclair High Pre-Prom 2012: One Mom’s Adventure

A couple of weeks ago, my daughter Tory asked me if we could host a pre-prom party in our backyard. It took me all of two second to reply with a resounding “Yes!” I was delighted that Tory and her … Continue reading

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Weight Watchers: A Weight-Loss Reward That Helps Me Lose Weight

At my Weight Watchers (WW) weigh-in on Friday I logged a 2.2 pound loss for the week! I’ve lost over 15 pounds in eight weeks! By adding regular exercise to my WW eating plan I really kicked my weight loss … Continue reading

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BEARPAW Boots: A Grrrreat Gift!

Recently my daughter Tory was gifted a pair of BEARPAW boots, by the owner of BEARPAW, no less! No, I had nothing, absolutely nothing to do with her receiving the boots. It was all her Dad, and Tory couldn’t thank … Continue reading

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Weight Watchers: Unanticipated Results!

Weight Watchers (WW) and I became close personal friends on January 13. Success has been sweet so far. I have lost almost 7 pounds and have another weigh-in on Friday. But. But. Something completely shocking and unanticipated is happening as … Continue reading

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