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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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’