Roaring the 20’s Back Today!

A few weeks ago I sat in the quaint little cafe of RJ Julia in downtown Madison.  I shared a cup of steaming, hot, coffee and a freshly baked scone with my dear friend Ann Nyberg.  As conversations do with Ann, our dialog twisted and turned through a wide variety of topics and brainstorming ideas.  We talked about life, the direction...

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Taking Off Like Zingo ….. a tribute to Lilly Pulitzer

Lilly Pulitzer…. A fashion icon and brilliantly creative woman. It all began with Lilly just trying to keep herself neat and fashionable while juicing oranges.  She designed ‘shift dresses’ with her seamstress that were fully lined for comfort and made in wildly bright colors that hid orange juice stains.  Her flair for this simple, but eccentric approach to fashion...

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Friday For the Guys: Apple Watch Coming Soon??

My Husband loves his watches, and he is very particular about them. He has his work watches, his dress watches, and even watches that he only wears while doing yard work!! So will he be able to wear a watch that is made by Apple and works with his iPhone by the end of this year? If you believe Bloomberg’s latest...

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Willing Spring

Friday we had 18″ of wet heavy snow.Saturday & Sunday it was in the mid 50’s sunny and simply beautiful.Monday was an acceptable day over all.Yesterday the rain and wind hammered at my windows.Today, I awoke to an icy walk and a balmy 31 degrees.As it goes March in New England. I believe in Vision Boards, which are based...

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Mad about Mad Men

So, I’ve been down for the count this past week with the flu. Laying on the sofa bored out of my skull, I opened up Netflix for some mindless entertainment. Having caught a few episodes of Mad Men in the past, I decided to start from the beginning. Being a designer, I instantly fell in love with the authentic...

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Oscar’s Green

It was the biggest night of the year for Hollywood. Heck, its a big night across the country! Oscar commentary lit up the facebook and twitter threads all night long. The comments on Nichole Kidmans wowza sequenced dress, Seth MacFarlane’s (eh em) hosting skills and of course poor Jennifer Lawrence and her graceful entrance to receive best actress. While...

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May The Force Be With You

I have yet to meet a mans man that doesn’t have some attachment to Star Wars.  I personally haven’t wrapped my head around the mystique it all, except of course Yoda.  Even I love Yoda. His backwards sentences, filled with profound wisdom, make sense of the senseless.  “Try not. Do or do not, there is no try.”  Oh Yoda,...

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The Ultimate TV

Let’s face it, I may be a woman but even I think this is epic! C SEED TV by Porsche Design Studio 201″ LED Screen Waterproof  15 integrated speakers including  Daylight Compatible  Ground Retractable with underground storage  Rotatable 270 degrees Height adjustable to 15′ Fully expanded, unfolded and ready to roar in 25 seconds. Wowza! This can be all yours for a mere …...

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