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Own Your Stuff
Own Your Stuff

People come with all sorts of personality traits, needs, quirks and flaws and spend a lot of time apologizing for who they are or what they have or have not done. I want to encourage you to ditch that self deprecation and walk with confidence! You will be searching a lifetime to find a unicorn … Read more

Food and Wine Pairing
Food and Wine Pairing

In my past I owned an elegant, boutique wine bar where I only sold “small batch” wines from around the world. Small batches are generally considered under 10,000 cases sold yearly so no big names or brands you could easily find at a large supplier liquor store or restaurant. It was a beautiful and unique … Read more

Help! I’m Broke and Want to Travel
Help! I’m Broke and Want to Travel

In the world of social media exposure to all things beautiful, adventurous and exciting it’s hard to be content when you’re hunkered in at home, cooped up and dreaming of exotic places! There is so much to do, see and experience of course you want to be apart of that ! Sigh… if only we … Read more

The 1 Month Clothing Challenge
The 1 Month Clothing Challenge

How many times have you perused your closet looking at a sea of clothing and said “I have nothing to wear”? I recently was getting ready to go out to meet some friends for dinner and I was looking at my closet but in my mind, I couldn’t find anything to wear. When I’m in … Read more

Say NO to the Doldrums!
Say NO to the Doldrums!

Sometimes in life we can wake up in the morning and be in a fine mood going about our day and for no apparent reason we find ourselves slipping into a state of the dreaded doldrums. Everything can be going fine  but this moody little creep the doldrums comes in a takes our mind over, … Read more

Take a YOU Day
Take a YOU Day

Work, family, social life, household tasks, post work emails, pets, workouts, errands …these are all some of the important and also tedious but necessary parts of our lives that enrich us, and at the same time when we are overloaded and not well rested can represent additional stress. Do you recall the last time you … Read more

You Got This
You Got This

We can always make excuses for what we CAN’T do but how many of us make excuses about what we CAN do? Below is a list of some amazing success stories from people who were told they were not qualified or smart enough to achieve success in the careers they desired. These individuals prevailed against … Read more

Fashionphile
Fashionphile

In a world of influencers, Kardashian hysteria and advertisements on blast showcasing all things luxury, it can be hard to rouse your willpower and not splurge on that red Balenciaga moto bag or that canary yellow Gucci tote! Fear not fashionistas… I’m about to tell how to get your high fashion game on and not … Read more

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