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I just got back from a 13-hour flight and three-hour layover in Los Angeles from Shanghai, China. My family and I stayed at the Regalia Hotel. An apartment-style living accommodation with two bedrooms, tons of closet space, two baths, a living room, an office area, dining room, full kitchen with a microwave, as well as a washer and dryer.
Shoes are a necessity. You have to wear them. Some restaurants won't serve you unless you're wearing them. Comfortable shoes are a priority because shoes that are too small or don't fit well can cause bunyons, corns, blisters and pressure ulcers - medically known as "decubiti."
Q: I'm going to a Beautillion. I don't know if I should wear church or wedding attire? I want to be comfortable and not over dressed. Help! - Bev W., Tempe
NEW YORK - It can hold your iPad, wallet, makeup and umbrella - maybe a sweater, too. The tote bag is the clown car of the bag world, fitting everything you need and more.
My name is ON Fashion and I'm an App-aholic. I'm hooked on every fashion app available to women. Every day I am tempted by the availability for both my iPhone4 and iPad2.
The Sari or Saree is derived from the Sanskrit language, which means "strip of cloth." The cloths used are often cotton or silk and between five to seven yards. In ancient Indian tradition the navel of the Supreme Being is considered to be the source of life and creativity, thus, the midriff is left bare by the Saree.
Welcome to the "SpaSter" (spa monster) era. Like all 4 year olds, mine is no exception to being spoiled. Gone are the days of temper tantrums upon exiting the local toy store. Simply because now I have a secret weapon: A pedicure. Now when my daughter wants to "act out" instead of taking away a toy as punishment I threaten to cancel a spa appointment. She gets manicures and pedicures almost weekly. We have a deal though. No wild colors on the fingernails, only subtle pinks or clear. On her toes, however, she can go all out. She gets the full treatment, too. Sugar scrub, oil and massage.
If you're a luxury shopper, this is a must-read for you. Shift into maximum overdrive with fierce accoutrement and sleek accessories, from hats to handbags. Prepare to hit the open road this season with scarves that take you back to the '50s when scarves were used to tame your hair in the finest convertibles.
The gym is the biggest part of your closet and a major accessory. If you're not fit, you're not fitting into your clothes. Trimming your waistline could mean big profits for your bottom-line. When you gain weight, you buy larger-sized clothes, when you buy larger-sized clothes, you spend more money. This is an expensive cycle that adds up to big dollars when the clothes are collecting dust.
Start shopping well! Although the recession ended a year ago, some people are still a little squeamish about spending. Get over it. Spend, splurge and be happy. Buy all the "wants" not "needs" your heart desires. Try this; automatically debit as little as $20 from each pay check and watch it add up. If you get "extra" monies, spend $20 of it and hide the rest. Out of sight, out of mind right? Start your New Year right and shop guilt free!
If you have a toddler between 2 and 6 years old, you have a Toddler-Teen. You know, the 4 year old who is going on 14? Toddler-Teens can be a challenge because you have to bump fists with them for their outgoing social skills. Like a teen, they hang out on your phone but only to run your battery down viewing movies, playing games or watching files go into the animated trashcan.