The South likes to think of itself as a polite society where learning proper manners begins at birth. Instead of saying, “no,” we say, “no, sir,” to our elders. We say, “Yes, ma’am,” never just “yes.” Young men are taught to open and hold doors for ladies, as well as to rise when a woman... Continue Reading →
Adventures in Eating
... since starting the blog, I have discovered Southern cuisine is surprisingly abundant in Seattle.
Running Away to Find Yourself
As I became increasingly discontent with the direction of my life, I discovered I had to make difficult decisions.
The Keys to Dallas Style
There are as many style types in Dallas as there are anywhere else: boho, classic, feminine, modern, etc. But the elements which I believe are present in Dallas across all style types are these...
Reviving the Dress Shop – Seattle’s Visette Boutique
One of the most difficult tasks as a personal shopper is helping my clients find a special occasion dress that is not like everyone else's and does not break the bank.
Life Changes… Style Changes
My Seattle look is more urban, less formal and it involves a lot more layering.
How to Update Your Style
Here is my advice on remaining true to yourself while adjusting your style in your new location.