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Spring = Hope

When I am sad. When my spirit is drooping. I look for beauty. To replenish my soul. This post is dedicated to those who lost their lives, limbs and innocence at the Boston Marathon on Monday.  

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Clumpy Nail Polish: What to Do?

Do you have bottles of old-ish nail polish? I do. I don’t think much about culling the colorful herd on a regular basis like I do my makeup since, well, shouldn’t nail polish last forever? Or at least until you … Continue reading

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A New Experience … False Eyelashes

“Suck up life. Enjoy every experience.” C.C. Chapman Last weekend I rocked my first set of false eyelashes. Yes, for two days and one night I was be-lashed and gor-gee-us. I was at BlissDom, alone and looking for adventure in … Continue reading

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A Neutral Lipstick for Casual Spring Days

Do you love lipstick? I love lipstick. After a winter of wearing mostly Chanel Rouge Coco in Muse I’m ready for something less intense…more…neutral — be it a beige or a peach or a pink — for everyday wear. What … Continue reading

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Mascara: One That Stays on My Eyelashes

At the end of a day do you end up with mascara everywhere but on your eyelashes? I do. I have yet to find a mascara that stays on my eyelashes; the darned stuff always migrates to the skin above and … Continue reading

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OPI Gel vs Revlon Colorstay: What Do You Think?

Have you gotten an OPI Gel Manicure at your local nail salon? I got a series of them in 2012. I love how the polish looks — shiny and hard as nails (haha!) — and it lasted for weeks, just … Continue reading

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People Magazine and Me: Friends Forever

I was 16 years old when People magazine first hit newsstands and supermarkets in 1974. On the first cover? Mia Farrow dressed as Daisy Buchanan from the movie The Great Gatsby (with Robert Redford — swoon). I remember looking at … Continue reading

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Snowstorm

UPDATE:  One of my snowstorm photos is up on the New York Times web site. If you have a minute, take a look! A special thanks to my friend Carole! https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2010/02/10/nyregion/user-snow-photos.html#/37009/(you can either cut/paste the above address into  your browser … Continue reading

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