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Monthly Archives: February 2014

25 02, 2014

Rocky Mountain High

By |February 25th, 2014|Business, Fashion, Food, Health and Wellness, New Businesses, Travel|

When in Rome?
Last week I was in Durango, Colorado, where my son lived for 7 years. I do love it there, sunny every day, blue sky, crisp clean air to breathe, and a sense of freedom. The style I call Arty Cowboy. A high school friend, Tari, lives nearby, so we met and started planning our 50th reunion. At lunch we asked our waiter about the closest dispensary. [...]

18 02, 2014

What was Ralph thinking?

By |February 18th, 2014|Business, Fashion, Leadership, Sports, Women's Issues|

Really Ralph? What were you thinking? Is it a bit too American? Too overpowering? Well the sweater sold out within hours with a price tag of $595. Now you can find them on eBay! Price tag $1995! Don’t you love it now? Ralph Lauren posted earnings and sales forecasts February 5th beating Wall Street predictions with quarterly profits up 9.7% over the year prior. This is the premier American [...]

11 02, 2014

A Valentine For Mom

By |February 11th, 2014|Family, Health and Wellness, Holidays, Women's Issues|

Valentines Day is Friday and instead of waiting until Mother’s Day I decided this would be a perfect week to to celebrate my mother. I visited her in Milwaukee last week where the high was 4 degrees. Catherine (Tweet is the nickname) is 91 and lives in the house I grew up in with George, her second husband, (they married at 75). My father died when she was 73 [...]

4 02, 2014

Sharing Is Caring

By |February 4th, 2014|Health and Wellness, Travel, Uncategorized, Women's Issues|

It’s now the beginning of February and I have to admit it has been hard to get into a routine for 2014. The big adjustment is what do I wear every day? I put on the same clothes. When I was working sometimes I wore the same outfits back to back, but I was always with new people and they never knew. Exercise clothes go on first to make [...]