Undeniably Uneven

With our warm weather arriving early, I was eager to peek at my spring wardrobe to see what was needed to begin this new sunny season. Lately, I’ve been driven to the signs of skirts…without the

Tints of Tangerine

On January 30th I wrote about Pantone’s Color of the Year for 2012 – Tangerine Tango. Ready in Red Fashion designers weren’t the only ones to capitalize on this hot, tangy color trend. From cosmetic


There’s a fairly new term referring to kids between the ages of 9 and 12….their called “Tweens.” They have become one of retail’s largest target customer markets with an estimated annual spending

Knock your socks off!

These beautiful 65-70 degree days that have filled our weeks prior to “spring” have brightened up the skies and the moods of everyone around. It came a bit sooner than expected….but much to my

Attention Getter

Have you ever driven down a street that you’ve been on hundreds of times only to look over and see a house you’ve never seen before?? That’s how I feel about the store True Blue on Elm Street in New

Snake Charmers

Last week I popped into Bling in Darien to grab a present for a friend’s birthday. The store was filled with jewelry, accessories and other fun treats that make gift giving a breeze. Unfortunately,

Spring into Stripes

It was about 3:30 am when I heard a strange coughing noise coming from my son’s bedroom. Half asleep I walked to his room only to find our dog standing over a pile of what was his dinner…revisited


I really wanted to do a new post early this morning, but seeing that its National Procrastination Week I figured I had some time. But not as much time as our beloved Oreo cookies have had on stores’