Back to School Event with Levi’s at Au Fudge

The first two-thirds of my family’s summer was cannibalized by my 10 year-old son’s baseball tournaments.  The tournaments started with Thursday night games and ran through the entire weekend, sometimes even continuing through Monday or Tuesday of the following week. In summers past, our weekends were spent at the beach or swimming all day with

Show Me What You’re Working With (Part 1)

A girlfriend of mine has gorgeous, large-scale paintings on nearly every wall in her home.  I’m especially captivated by one in particular – a Franz Kline-inspired piece that covers an entire wall in her dining room.  Each time I look at it, I see something new and beautiful.  When I expressed that to her one

What to Wear on The Big 4-0!

In general, I don’t really like surprises. (Like I said, I’m not really that kind of woman, as much as I’d like to be.) I’m a list-loving, plan-making Virgo to the core in that regard. But last year, my friend Kevin pulled off the most successful surprise 40th birthday party for his wife and my