Fall is Here!

So that exclamation point after the title might lead one to believe I am exuberant about fall, which is not the case this year only because the segue-way between summer and fall kind of blurred in August and most of September due to tropical storms muddying the lines. I was hoping for one last hurrah …

So there’s my block up ahead clean & untouched…I hope what’s going on in the fore-front never crosses that traffic light!

A Cautionary Tale

So it’s been a couple of weeks since I’ve laid down some observations, a little thing called brain drain from a particularly grueling to-do list at work has led to a slow down of my opinion pieces, but today I witnessed something ‘special’, a white girl running her hand through a black woman’s locs (aka …

You may have previously seen my posting, ‘How to Read the September Issue of Vogue’; I’m happy to say it was posted today on the website HelloGiggles. To learn about HelloGiggles click on this link: http://hellogiggles.com/about.

I’m the kinda chick that has shoe-envy! Look at these beautiful, rich-jewel-green land of Oz colored, ankle-strapped sandals with black button embellishment. I want these shoes, but ‘puffy' a.k.a. my foot with the 'issues’, won’t allow…so I gaze at them, longing to be the type of girl that can forego comfort for the drama and beauty …

Ten Years Later…

“To never forget is to keep a grasp on the details”, a quote from the former head chef of the World Trade Center restaurant in response to how he copes with being a survivor of 9/11 when some of his staff did not make it. He was interviewed along with the wives and children of …