My Mother’s Day Gift Guide (Husbands and Children Welcome!)

After I became a mom, Mother’s Day took on a whole new meaning. A day set aside just for me? It was as if someone gave me a second birthday in the year! As the years went on, I realized it’s also like sharing your birthday with a million other women – some of whom

Brand Matters

Almost exactly one year ago, I started this blog after a sleepless night during a family ski trip. I spent all night, laying in bed, staring up at the ceiling, mourning the rapid passage of time and trying to figure out how to spend as much time with my kids while they were still little

Wear What You Own: Styling Your Work Wardrobe

Last week, I had the privilege of visiting with the Urban Land Institute Women’s Leadership Initiative kick-off meeting in Downtown L.A. and delivering a styling presentation on making efficient use of your existing work wardrobe to create powerful first impressions and adaptable looks for your evenings and weekends. My husband works in commercial real estate

Mid-Winter Cravings for Bold Prints and Happy Hues

Relative to winters from the recent past, this has been a gray, rainy season in Los Angeles. I love a cold, rainy day when I can be inside my own house, but sometimes I get a bit tired of the blah, colorless, concrete jungle. Moreover, for the last few weeks, I’ve been preparing a styling