Category Archives: How To’s

Vacation Time (aka What Am I Gonna Pack?!)

[This is the first post I’ve written on my iPhone – please excuse any typos!] So, in just over a week, I’m off to spend time in Italy. Don’t hate. Yes, it’s a vacation and I intend to take full … Continue reading

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You Can’t Go Wrong With the Classics

This is a basic denim shirtdress from The Gap that I love so much because I can easily switch up my accessories to make it work for almost any occasion. With brightly colored sandals for brunch on the weekend:  With … Continue reading

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Better Late Than Never – Colored Denim

I’m nothing if not persistent. All summer I’ve searched for the right pair of brightly hued jeans – a big trend this year.  I tried on countless pairs of yellow, blue, orange and green denim in an assortment of styles: … Continue reading

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Style on a Budget

I have a dear friend who’s also in the HR biz and works for a small company here in Austin.  This friend and I regularly get together for wine & catch up and to complain about the employees we have … Continue reading

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Wearing Color with…More Color

I admit when I bought this coral sheath last fall at ASOS.com I only thought of wearing it with neutral accessories. Exhibit A: But after seeing all the brilliant color in spring/summer editorials in fashion magazines, I decided to be … Continue reading

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Striking Some Poses…Or Trying To

Well, I promised Suzanne and Diane that I’d photograph my attempts to put a former model’s advice about posing for pictures into practice.  This exercise has taught me to have a bit of respect for models because posing is harder than … Continue reading

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Strike a Pose (There’s Nothing to It)

Last weekend, one of the many fascinating people I met was a former model.  She was distractingly, intimidatingly beautiful…but very approachable. I mentioned my blog and the fact that I have, like 2 poses, and asked for advice on changing … Continue reading

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