Best of 2009 – Style


2009 brought new style challenges my way — moving to Chicago was a fashion revelation. I get annoyed when those who don’t know better say that Chicago isn’t a fashionable city. Sure there are those who dress down 24/7 (Uggs and sweatpants. Why?) but striding around these downtown streets, there are many women and men […]

Coach Handbag Giveaway Winner!

Bellas, sorry to keep you in suspense! Last week quickly turned to mayhem as I hurriedly got ready for the prettiest wedding ever — on the beach at the Excellence Punta Cana, one of the most stunning resorts I have ever seen. OMG. More to come on this later. For now, let’s talk about the […]

Coach Holiday — A Girl Can Dream, Can’t She?


Santa, Baby remains one of my all time favorite holiday songs. Eartha Kitt is so elegant. So fabulous. So unabashedly materialistic! Eartha is cooing about the kind of Christmas most of us dream about. So maybe this year Santa won’t be bringing you a yacht or the deed to a platinum mine. But thanks […]