The Story Behind The Story

I love a good story. But I really love the story behind a good story. Perhaps that’s why I am a writer? A storyteller of sorts? Perhaps that’s why the tagline for my new venture, Accessories & Memories is “behind every cute necklace is really … Read more

Cute Pills

I had my own personal shopper when I was a little girl. She was 60 years my senior, had soft white hair, which she almost always pulled back, showing off her high cheek bones, her subtle smile and the countless (I tried to count!) lines … Read more

You Get What You Give

A long time ago someone said to me “you get what you give.” I so didn’t get that then. You don’t get what you give, I thought. You get what you get (and you don’t get upset) as I often told my kids when they … Read more

Elsa Peretti, Every Day

I used to admire those people who wore one very special piece of jewelry every day – that one piece that was so meaningful to them they could never imagine taking it off. I think this infatuation came with my infatuation with little orphan Annie … Read more