I thought it was about time I posted a Chic Casual Friday outfit again. As mentioned in my Nothing New November post, I bought a great coat at the Jacqueline Conoir Sale in August. It has been my go-to fall coat. And while I am wearing it on a Sunday in the photos below, it […]

I guess it isn't too hard to figure out that I recently on vacation. I had not intended to go on vacation from the blog, I even started some draft posts that I could figure on the go (literally as we went on an epic road trip to Colorado, Vegas and Disneyland). And well... I went […]

I recently received an award from the Women in Leadership Foundation for my volunteer work with them from 2009-2012 in a Director of Communications capacity and on their advisory board. I was honored to be the inaugural recipient of their new long term volunteer award. Such organizations rely heavily on volunteers for their success and […]

Spring 2013 Trends Series Part 2 Bright colours continue to be on trend this spring. Green is the particular colour chosen by those "trend forecasting" folks over at Pantone. Especially the bright emerald green. But  if you aren't a fan of green there are a lot of other options available. There are also lots of […]

Spring 2013 Trend Series Part 1 The weather may not seem like it is quite ready for spring, but my allergies tell me it is coming. I am so looking forward to shedding some of the winter clothing layers. And in Spring 2013 there really is something for everyone whether it be menswear, lady like […]

I had lunch with a friend a few weeks back and she indicated she really appreciated my seasonal shopping lists.  And while we are now in the middle of summer I thought it might be worth addressing what was, and is still on my list. My big goal for this summer was coloured pants.  I […]

Be sure to check out my latest post in the Vancouver Observer on Hot Trends for Dresses This Summer.  I talk about the range of dresses for every body and budget this summer, in brights, pastels, neutrals and patterns.

Recently Vancouver designer Jacqueline Conoir unveiled her Spring/Summer 2012 collection at, what I assume was, a fantastic runway show in her new 9,000 square foot showroom (I wasn't able to attend).  But today I'm not interested in thinking ahead to spring. I want to think about fall/winter, and some great dresses.  Rozemerie Cuevas has been […]

Update - Had a little issue on the blog yesterday and had to fix with the back-up from the day before. So I had to re-post this post from yesterday. So I clearly did not plan out my June and July blog content very well. Our daycare provider went on holiday and things got busy […]

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