Lately I have been loving – and buying – dresses. Maybe I have been wearing jeans too often and for too long. Or perhaps I am simply ready to expand my fashion horizons and get in touch with my feminine side. Whatever the reason, I have more dresses in my closet now than I ever have. And I actually wear them! While my husband, Bill, was fighting the Valley Fire last month my stepdaughter and I spent…

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Last Thursday night’s Fall Mix and Layer Event was a blast! This fashion, beauty, food and wine event featured numerous businesses in the North Bay Area, most notably Whole Foods Market Coddingtown in Santa Rosa. Kristen Tantarelli, Marketing Team Leader for Whole Foods Market Coddingtown, asked me if I would be interested in throwing a party that Whole Foods Catering would cater. I love Whole Foods Market and I love throwing parties so I didn’t need to…

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It’s been a long time since my stepdaughter, Tori, and I have gotten together for a One Trend, Two Generations post. We were inspired to put one together when we received the latest arrivals to Shop The Rich Life: Cashmere Blend Everyday Ponchos.  Even though we didn’t have Tori’s dad – who has since returned from the fires after a 17-day assignment (hurray!) – here to take our photos, we still managed to get some pictures…

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While Sandee, my friend and Shop The Rich Life partner, and I often dress edgy and urban, some days we just want to be girlie and feminine. That’s where Karina Dresses come in! With their classic styles, gorgeous patterns and vintage vibes, Karina Dresses offer us the flirty and ladylike looks we love. We adore designer Karina Cousineau and everything she stands for. After working for many years in fashion production and design, Karina felt there was a real need for…

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A few months ago, I added these white Stella Carakasi Second Nature Leggings to my wardrobe. You may recall seeing them on some of the models, including Sandee, at the Spring Luxe Event last May at Stella Studio. I am always looking for new ways to dress for hot weather. I can’t wear shorts all the time nor do I want to! These capri length leggings are lightweight, comfortable and they still show quite a bit of…

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