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My 100th post – Dressing with Dignity

Having a fashionable mother had a significant influence on me. As a child, I remember admiring her and imitating her. I was very proud of my mom. She would always dress with style and dignity. My mom had a lovely … Continue reading

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Niagara-on-the-Lake in lace and pink pearls

Niagara Falls is the Honeymoon capital of the world and famous for one of the most impressive waterfalls on earth. If you are ever in the area be sure to take a little detour to nearby Niagara-on-the-Lake. This 19th Century … Continue reading

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Elora Gorge – a walk on the wild side

The nature trails along the Grand River are extensive and here at the Elora Gorge the view is spectacular! Starting across the river from the Elora Mill Inn there are two abandoned factories. Little Folks Furniture company made children’s furniture. … Continue reading

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It’s official – summer is here!

It’s no wonder brides choose crisp, clean white to wear on their wedding days, but you don’t have to be a bride to enjoy this fresh, summer non-colour. Here are a few fabulous women in white (of all ages) ready … Continue reading

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Fashion from Around the World

No matter where we live in the world, no matter our age or size, women love fashion. From time to time, I would like to include fashionable women from around the world. I found Sandra in Nigeria, she doesn’t have … Continue reading

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Down By the River

Costa Rica was an adventure that I’m still enjoying in my thoughts and dreams; the ocean, the mountains, the wildlife and … shopping!! I bought this dress in one of the fabulous malls in San Jose!! I wore it on … Continue reading

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Women in white where are you?

All white is not just for brides. I love white; pure, fresh, crisp, clean, cool. Always a colour that’s in style. Josep-Maria Badia featured women in white on his inspirational, fashion blog and I was happy to be included! Do … Continue reading

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Flora and Fauna

The drive to Tamarindo (a tropical beach town on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica) was fascinating! Scenery was spectacular and even though it’s about a four hour drive from San Jose, it was enjoyable. The roads are good (several … Continue reading

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Style Challenge: Ladies in Red

January 2012 started out with a wonderfully, warm vacation in sunny Florida with my daughter, Jean. Escaping from the cold was fantastic, rendezvous with Jean was a bonus–add beaches, restaurants and shopping … well, that makes for a fabulous time! … Continue reading

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Getting ready for Christmas means going to Rosa’s Beauty Parlor. She decorates for Christmas with flair and style, creating a romantic ambiance while I relax and get my hair done. My favourite part is having my tresses washed while I … Continue reading

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