Style, Travel, and Wellness

 

Rompers for Women Over 40 and 50

There are so many things to love about rompers: they're a one-and-done outfit, they're super flattering, you can dress them up or down, and they're comfortable for many activities. The problem I've had is that many rompers are so short and the styles look too juvenile...

Wide-Leg Cropped Pants for Summer

Even though summer is officially three weeks away, we all know that Memorial Day is the unofficial start to the summer season. And, according to the old-school fashion rule, we can now wear white! I wear white year round, so it doesn't make one bit of difference to...

Black Maxi Skirt Outfits for Summer

I've had this black maxi for several years, but I haven't worn it much. I think it must have migrated to the back of my closet! Does that ever happen to you? I pulled it out recently and decided to give it new life with these easy black maxi skirt outfits for summer....

4 Ways to Style a White Blazer

White blazers are versatile, elegant, and timeless wardrobe staples that can be worn year round dressed up or down. White blazers are everywhere right now from fashion blogs and Instagram to magazines and on celebrities, and they’re easy to style for a casual wear, for work, or for a night out.

Weekend Brunch Style

How often do you go out to brunch, ladies? For me, it's just a handful of times a year, and Mother's Day is one of those times. With Mother's Day just a week away, and being the most popular brunch day of the year, I wanted to share my weekend brunch style, inspire...

Wide-Leg Pants: A Stylish and Comfortable Alternative to Shorts

With the arrival of warm weather, it's time to break out the shorts, right? Not so fast! After a certain age, many women don't feel confident wearing shorts. We all know that spider veins, changing skin, extra weight, cellulite, and even winter-white legs are a...

The Sneakers I Never Travel Without

One thing we all agree on is that comfort is a must when traveling. I not only want to be comfortable when I travel, but I also want to look stylish, too! Clothing and shoe brands are making that much easier to achieve these days since comfort and style are what women...

5 Reasons to Add a Jumpsuit to Your Wardrobe

Have you added a jumpsuit to your wardrobe yet? I've had my eye on them for a few years, but this is the first one I've purchased since the 1980s. I loved jumpsuits back then, and I love them now! My off-the-shoulder jumpsuit is from a local boutique, Acey Design. In...

A Sunshine State of Mind

I'm in a sunshine state of mind today even though we're having a blizzard here in Colorado! Why? Because my beautiful friend, Patricia Rubel of The Patrish Pages (@patrishpages on IG) nominated me for the Sunshine Blogger Award! What's that, you ask? The Sunshine...

All Occasion Spring and Summer Dress

It’s that time of year! The arrival of spring brings Easter, Mother’s Day, bridal showers, graduations, weddings, and warm-weather patio dining. I'd wear this all-occasion spring and summer dress from Reformation brand at Nordstrom for any of these events. What first...

10 Strategies to Manage Anxiety Naturally

Not too long ago, my husband sent me an article in which the author described her anxiety attacks. He said, “This sounds like you.” When I finished reading, I immediately did a Google search on anxiety, and I couldn’t believe what I saw. I scrolled through article...

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My Favorite 3-Season Jacket

You may have seen my Instagram pictures of this stunning, double-breasted jacket from Curetê (pronounced CURE-ah-tay). I wanted to highlight it here for a few reasons and show you different styling options. First, the jacket is exquisite (even more so in person than...

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Southern Caribbean Cruise Highlights and Tips

In early January, my husband and I returned from a 7-night southern Caribbean cruise on the Celebrity Summit, but the memories are still fresh in my mind. If fact, they’re almost fresher because, as we’re currently experiencing below freezing temperatures in Colorado,...

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A Beginner’s Guide to CBD

You’ve probably heard of “CBD” before. Cannabidiol, its real name, can be found in a variety of products such as oils, tinctures, vape pens, pills, edibles, balms, energy drinks, and even skin care products. With CBD surging in popularity, people have questions and...

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Styling Ideas for Denim Shirts

You probably have at least one denim shirt hanging in your closet. In my case, I have three! Denim or chambray shirts are timeless classics you can wear year round. From super casual to sophisticated chic—from the office to a night out, this wardrobe staple is...

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21 Reasons to go on a cruise this year

"Aruba, Jamaica, oooh I wanna take you To Bermuda, Bahama, come on pretty mama Key Largo, Montego, baby why don't we go Down to Kokomo We'll get there fast, and then we'll take it slow, That's where we wanna go Way down to Kokomo”  ~Beach Boys Can you hear the steel...

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Layover in San Juan? Here’s what to do

We recently went on a southern Caribbean cruise out of San Juan, Puerto Rico. Upon our return to San Juan, we had a few hours to burn between disembarking the ship and heading to the airport. If you have an upcoming cruise with a short layover in San Juan, here's how...

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Cruise Outfits: What to Wear on a Cruise

Picture yourself sailing the turquoise waters of the Caribbean, island hopping in Greece, or cruising the Mediterranean Sea. Now stop for a second! What are you wearing in your picture? Friends and family, or even the world, will be following your adventures on social...

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Now What? 12 Tips to Finding Purpose in Midlife

If you’ve seen the popular TV show, The Goldbergs, then you’re familiar with Beverly Goldberg, a 40-something, stay-at-home, over protective “smother” with a penchant for bedazzled sweaters, who begins to question her identity and self worth as her three teenagers...

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