Author: Barb

The New Normal

The New Normal

If there is life, there is change. Often, it creeps up on us: kids get taller, our bodies sag, the “new” car is 3 years old, and last year’s “in” color or dress is passé. Transitions And then there are those life transitions such as …continue here—>

Placing the Tag Blame Where it Belongs

Placing the Tag Blame Where it Belongs

By now even we who aren’t obsessing about the Young Royals have seen the infamous tag and fashion faux pas. Furor Over a Dangling Tag Yep, the newest Duchess stepped off a plane in Tonga with the store tag dangling from her dress and Social …continue here—>

My Metallic Seersucker Capris

My Metallic Seersucker Capris

Before we learn about my Metallic Seersucker Capris, let’s first learn about Seersucker, shall we? Evidently it’s back. (Or it was back in 2012. I’m a bit behind.)

Extra 25 Pounds? It’s Not My Best Look.

Extra 25 Pounds? It’s Not My Best Look.

My delusion bubble was burst when I realized that those extra 25 pounds are not invisible.

I Said “Yes!” to the Dress

I Said “Yes!” to the Dress

Say “Yes!” to the Dress (Or Don’t Buy It) I had an epiphany on a recent (desperate—well kind of desperate) shopping expedition. It could, I hope, make shopping fun again and help all of us with that “capsule wardrobe”. I said, “Yes!” to the dress.

Working From Home and Stuck? Here’s a Fix: Take a Part-Time Job

Working From Home and Stuck? Here’s a Fix: Take a Part-Time Job

More of us over 60 are working a new career, working from home, or have taken a part-time job. Can that part-time job help you achieve your goals? The right one may be just what the procrastinator ordered.