Style & Beauty

Rent the Runway for New Year's Eve

RENT THE RUNWAY for your holiday dress(es)

I have a new rule since we moved and downsized this past spring: One In – One Out. I am stedfast about this rule in my closet and in the kitchen. …

Paris Fashion Week Top Prize

Is this fashion foward or are the stylistas running the fashion asylum?

A couple of weeks ago, an online publication that I enjoy very much ran a piece inspired from Paris Fashion Week titled “Stunning Street Style from Paris Fashion Week“. Now, though I …

Costume First Aid Kit

Prevent Wardrobe Malfunction on Halloween with the Costume First Aid Kit

Take a look at Elvira. Do you think that this look just happens naturally? That she wasn’t secured in in some manner or another? I’d say there is some pretty …

Chelsea Jones with her Skigh Reflect Pump

How Chelsea Jones made "Comfortable High Heels" not be an oxymoron

I’m seeing a lot of my friends, also in their fifties, abandoning their high heels. Because, heels aren’t comfortable and are hard to walk in. I have to agree and, …

United Nude Uma ankle boot stlying

Fashion Craving: Booties for Fall

This summer in Chicago has definitely not been the most fulfilling. It took forever to get here and, by all appearances, it looks like it’s already over. Still, for all …

Revitalash eyelash conditioner

Revitalash Review ~ Get long eyelashes even after 50!

Oh, the joys of being middle-aged. Gravity plays all its dirty tricks, metabolism slows to a crawl, hair becomes sparse… Except for those hairs that are now growing where they shouldn’t. …