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2015 Wrap Up: Countdown to 2016

2015 has been one hell of a year. In January, I was fired from my dream job in fashion after the company I worked for was swallowed by its biggest competitor. Before I could collect my first unemployment check, a colleague put me in touch with a contract email marketing gig with another retailer with an office closer to […]

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Rainy Day Essentials: Winter Wish List

In honor of staying warm, dry, and close to home, I created a mood board of rainy day essentials. It’s safe to say It’s safe to say El Niño is finally here, bringing much-needed precipitation to the Southern California region. Angelenos get little sympathy in terms of winter weather, but LA gets so little rain that when we finally do get […]

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Shades of Evergreen

Money green…Christmas trees. As we nestle into winter, olive, sage and evergreen tones are on vibe. There’s something about this color that feels commanding; it’s perfect paired with black, white, cream, or tan. 1.Houston Ribbed Romper  2. Factory Does It Easy Oversized Sweater 3. Olive Ruched Crew Neck Sweater Dress 4. Leather Above the Knee Skirt 5. Formula X The Brushed Metallics in Olive […]

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Day at The Broad Museum

A few days ago, I managed to get out and visit The Broad Museum.  The pieces in the collection are extremely touching and stirring – I can now count myself among those lucky enough to say she’s seen Roy Lichenstein, Jean-Michel Basquiat, and Andy Warhol pieces with her very own eyes.     Tips for […]

5 Motivational Books to Read This Winter

5 Motivational Books to Read This Winter

On the same day, two people asked my recommendations for books on self-help and affirmations. I have a considerable library of fiction and non-fiction books on a slew of topics, so I was happy to share the titles that have encouraged me in my personal growth journey. I’m a firm believer that if someone asks a question, there are probably others out there who […]