Happy 2017 and welcome to the first How I Wear My of the year, the 66th HIWM post in this long-running monthly fashion series! Whether you wear them for function or fun (or both!), tall boots are such a popular item in January that Jill of Everything Just So and I wanted to dedicate this month’s roundup to them. We bet you are getting a lot of use out of yours right now and we wanted to see how…

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Throughout the month of January, I am sharing some of the ways I am making improvements to my home, my fitness and health and day-to-day living in 2017. In my last post, I told you about my Jar of Gratitude. This time I am sharing an effective way to organize and store jewelry with my new jewelry organizer. For ages I’ve been trying to figure out a sensible and space-saving method for storing and organizing my…

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Happy New Year! I hope you had a wonderful holiday season! We had my husband’s side of the family – about 22 people – over for a big celebration on Christmas Day.  It’s rare for us to have so many people in our home at once. I must say, it was a blast! I hope we host again next year. During the last couple of weeks, I allowed myself to take some time off from…

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As we near the end of 2016, Jill of Everything Just So and I are once again selecting our personal favorite How I Wear My looks of the year for a special edition we call, How I Wear My: 2016 Favorites. Jill and I picked our favorite looks from each month. We agreed that we would not choose each other or ourselves, we would only pick participants from our own How I Wear My posts, and we would not share…

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All my greatest Wine Country dreams came true when I spent two nights at The Residence at Comstock Wines in Dry Creek Valley. Who wouldn’t fantasize about staying in an enormous luxury home in the middle of 17 acres of vineyards and gardens with four spacious master suites and located steps from a gorgeous winery and tasting room? I’m excited to tell you all about this extraordinary property, located a short distance from the quaint and sophisticated town of Healdsburg in Sonoma…

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