yes…Yes…YES!!!

Nov 30, 2013 by

It’s not even winter and my feet are showing signs of dryness.  Enter Baby Foot.  New to the U.S., it’s getting lots of good reviews in beauty magazines.  You can go directly to the Baby Foot web page to order it by clicking here.  But first, click here to see how Joyus.com raves about...

read more

Just eat it

Nov 27, 2013 by

Finally, my dreams have come true – I can eat my way to beauty just in time to justify those second portions during the holidays. Thank you, Natasha Burton (Daily Makeover) for the list of foods to seek out and savour.  I expect to see changes in the mirror ASAP if it is directly related to serving size and beauty benefit.  Click here to chew your way to beauty and let me know how that goes.  (It’s called...

read more

Now that’s entertainment

Nov 26, 2013 by

Got a couple of spare minutes?  I hear that snarly laugh, BUT,  I dare you to click on this link and listen to just one song.  Thanks to my birthday girl, Sandy,  I have spent way too much time watching Jackie Wilson give Bruno Mars dance lessons on the Lonely Teardrops track (24 down on left).  Look for the stroll video.  Three steps to the right-kick!  Three steps to the left- kick!  And when it’s your turn to “stroll”  down the aisle, you step—pop the knee; step—pop the knee.  Man, what choreography.  It’s a tonic for the spirit.  Let me know what your favorites...

read more

Weight just a minute

Nov 25, 2013 by

I premise this by telling you I went to the Austin Lyric Opera last night with my friend, Susie.  Even tho we were able to park right in front of the entrance, the walk was brutal to the elevator (temp was in 30″s and drizzle).  Naturally, we had to have a libation to take the chill off before the lecture.  Then during intermission, more refreshments before the second half of Don Carlo.  Afterwards, we go to Vespaio for Prosecco, martinis, and a pasta filled with squash puree with an amaretti butter sauce topped with toasted walnuts. *D.A.G.T.H. (look for Pansoti Di Zucca on the menu).  And I wonder why I felt the need to write this article.  Expunge comes to mind. I usually don’t start thinking about excess pounds till January but since I...

read more

TAKE A LOOK

Nov 23, 2013 by

Like to enjoy a glass of wine, not a bottle of wine?  That’s why I like the concept of box wines.  But, you say, you’d like a good glass of wine?  Well, check out the Coravin wine keeper.  With the use of argon, you can have a single serving of wine and enjoy the rest of the bottle at a later time.  Click here to read about it. And to go with the wine, you need the perfect nibble.  Here are the 2013 Bon Appetit Seal of Approval products.  Whew, and to think you almost went to the store without this.  Click here for the goods. If you need a recipe that is guaranteed to put you in cardiac arrest, this one’s for you.  It’s Emeril’s slow cooked potatoes as seen on Rachael Ray....

read more