What to Wear, Watch, Listen, Read, Shop, Sweat…

Read: Allure, covered by the mesmerizing Zoe Kravitz, demystifying the secrets of Italy’s Umbrian clay, and suggesting we all bottom…where lashes are concerned. Wear: Silks, Satins, lustrous light flowing fabrics and accessories that have a sinful sheen…especially for men.  I had these new, tagged, unworn striped and monogram Just Cavalli shirts and peace-sign Moschino bell-bottom jeans…

Fit for Free

Whether you’re a student, a struggling artist, a confessed shopaholic, or just strapped for cash- you don’t have to spend to shed pounds. What? No meal plans, gym memberships, books, expensive food? Yes! Believe it or not…I’ve usually worked out in-home or outdoors for free. See my previous post on my fitness routine and weightloss:…

Bliss-ful

I have  been using and raving about Bliss products for over a decade: they smell and feel invigoratingly amazing, the texture feels rich, smooth, or creamy, and the quality is great.  I was first introduced to the brand at a hotel (W?) in New York, and after getting a sample of the lemon sage body…

All Types of Diets and Tips for Weightloss

I’ve tried all types of diets since my childhood, when I was very overweight from the ages of 7-13.  I was a thin healthy kid until my family moved us to North and South Carolina, where we likely ate out of boredom. On my journey, I found certain fad diets didn’t give lasting results, and…

Diet Bloat Effect 

Mistakes I’ve been making in diet were brought to my awareness when I tuned in to The Dr. Oz Show today.  I eat eggs every morning, and make an omelette occasionally and this is honestly an indulgence I enjoy- a thin slice of Sargento cheddar, onions, and ketchup- say what you will, but that sounds…

My Daily Diet

Breakfast:        I typically have eggs for breakfast- scrambled, over-easy, and a rare omelette with cheese. I love ketchup and sriracha on my eggs.Coffee or Tea are my go-to’s, I use Stevia because sugar and creamer can be secret calories you don’t think of! Track everything you eat!  I recommend My Diet Diary: it’s…

Fitness Routine

My fitness routine is varied, which helps me keep from getting bored, but is also good for weight-loss and building muscle. Speaking of getting bored, I am not the type to consistently go to the gym although I have been good at doing so, particularly when I was in California and when I dropped 60lbs….

New Year: Lifestyle Revamp- Style, Fitness, & Beauty

For the new year, you and I are going to revamp our style, whip our butts into shape, and beautify with hair and make-up make-overs! Big changes are coming in fashion and beauty, and I have my very own fitness and beauty routines to share with you. Fashion & Style: We’re going to enjoy the…

How I lost Over 30lbs for Spring & Summer

I lost over 30lbs for spring and summer: no gym, no starving, no deprivation- just caloric intake and working out at home. The real secret? Pole fitness- yes, pole dancing. My friend took me to a class and I’ve been hooked on this core-targeting exercise ever since.