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Bathing Suits and Coordinating Cover-Ups to Flatter All Shapes and Sizes

Aerie, a brand formally reserved for youngsters, now has expanded their swimwear collection to appeal to all age groups. Lands' End has partnered with Reece Witherspoon's Draper James brand and has some beautiful offerings in plus sizing. Read on for my curated selection of swimsuits with coordinating cover-ups to flatter all shapes and sizes. Happy Summer!...
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WTF Is Cheugy? Learn A New Word Cuz Gen Z Is Calling Us Cringe

Thanks to the rise of the catch-all insult cheugy, declaring millennial lifestyle staples as cringey has gotten easier than ever before. If the emergence of a trendy new term is making you want to, not take a nap, but just rest your eyes for a bit, then I regret to inform you that you’re old you’ve come to the right place. WTF is cheugy, am I cheugy......
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After 50 Jennifer Aniston-Approved Diet And Fitness Habits You Should Try

Fact: Jennifer Aniston has looked jaw-droppingly fit and healthy for decades. From her early Friends days rocking '90s crop tops to facing off with Reese Witherspoon on Apple TV+'s The Morning Show to donning yet another show-stopping little black dress on a red carpet, the legendary actress is #fitnessgoals. But, tbh, she’s really hit her stride after turning 50. At 52, Jen has ridiculous abs, glowy skin, and legs even Rachel Green would die for. Clearly, her exercise and eatings routine are working for her—and working hard....
Penelope Maxi Dress $108

Meet the Modern Boho Dress

Recently I have purchased a lot of dresses for spring and summer, more than I normally do. Maybe it is because I am excited to get out of the house and look feminine again, tired of lounging in my lounge clothes. But an equally important reason is the plethora of beautiful dresses available right now, especially the new modern boho dress. This comfortable, easy to dress up or down style is, in my opinion, the "it" dress of the season. ...
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The Best Neck Lift for Under $30… Echo Bandanas

The best and easiest fashion uptick is the scarf. I love these Echo Bandanas for spring. Now that we don't have to wear theses as  masks anymore ( I hope), they provide a flash of color while covering the neck region. Nora Ephron wrote about our necks after a certain age and I know she would have agrees, that these bandanas are the quickest and most painless neck lift ever. I received a bouquet of bandanas from Echo the other day and here's a little video we made....
Sea View Linen Shirt $98

Chic Linen Separates For Effortless Warm Weather Dressing

For Spring 2021, many top designers, including Dior, Louis Vuitton, and Fendi, showcased linen in their collections. One of the reasons for its increase in popularity is because linen is the most sustainable fabric, even more so than cotton. Refined yet casual, linen may wrinkle easily, but that is part of its appeal. Below are my selections for beautiful linen separates to consider adding to your closet....

Featured on Relationship Thursday

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The Unspoken Wedge Between Parents and Grandparents

This post originally appeared on The Atlantic and we highly recommend reading this if you are a grandparent! Each generation has its own norms for parenting. Arguing over the differences can be an emotional minefield. One of the sweetest parts of being a grandparent is being invited by your own adult children to spend time with your grandkids. But the invitation comes with a few conditions, and in even the most loving families, grandparents ignore these rules on a regular basis. For many reasons, they can’t help overstepping the boundaries, whether because of a prickliness at their own kids telling them what to do, a sincere belief that they know more about raising children than their kids do, or, more poignantly, a resistance to the harsh reality that they’ve aged out of the cherished role of family decision maker....

Featured on Fashion Friday

Bathing Suits and Coordinating Cover-Ups to Flatter All Shapes and Sizes

Aerie, a brand formally reserved for youngsters, now has expanded their swimwear collection to appeal to all age groups. Lands' End has partnered with Reece Witherspoon's Draper James brand and has some beautiful offerings in plus sizing. Read on for my curated selection of swimsuits with coordinating cover-ups to flatter all shapes and sizes. Happy Summer!...