Skincare Gets Natural Plus Body Care Favorites

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The Good Trade Professionally, 2018 has special meaning for me – it means that I have been in the beauty industry for 20 years!  I cannot believe I just put that in writing!  For 20 years, I have seen trends come and go, brands rise and fall, and have slathered, exfoliated, burned and soothed my […]

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First Annual Tacos Over Texas is this Weekend Honoring Legendary Ninfa Laurenzo

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Exciting news! “Tacos Over Texas”, The Ninfa Laurenzo Scholarship Fund’s first fundraising event in collaboration with El Tiempo Cantina will be happening this upcoming Sunday at Ninfa’s on Navigation For many of us that are long-time Houstonians, there was one name that was synonymous with great Mexican food since her introduction of the famous “Tacos […]

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Don’t Forget to Buy Your Heart Card!

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Related posts: Happy 2018 But First A Look Back at A Year Houston Will Never Forget Let’s Chat (plus your chance to win a $250 Visa gift card!) Are you Red-y for Friday….Wear Your Red and Support Heart! Eliz Anthony Heart Event with Ilene Allen

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Straw What? Must Have Accessories


 Nothing feels like spring and summer like straw accessories!  Being that we are retailers at heart Roz and I really wanted to support one of our favorites.  I am sure it is because I worked there in their buying world many years back, Bloomies has always remained my go-to large retailer shopping spot when I’m […]

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Statement Making Hues Dominate the Spring Runways


C/O: Style Charade Spring has arrived and Summer is just around the corner! At least it is for us Houstonians. sorry East-coasters! As the weather warms up and the seasons begin to shift, our wardrobes must do the same. It’s time to swap your neutrals for some COLOR! It’s Alyssa here and I am chatting about […]

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Shopping Trends From the Ever Popular Round Top Antique Show

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  When people say they are going to “Round Top” what that really means is that they are going shopping to the continuous stream of vendors set up in fields/buildings all along Texas State Highway 237 between La Grange and Highway 290.  Twice a year merchants descend from all over the nation to the rural […]

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Spring is Officially Here……Happy Easter to All!


Tomorrow is the day…..Easter Sunday has arrived and in our home this weekend it has also meant that Passover has as well!  For all of my family and friends, I wish them both a Happy Easter and a Happy Passover…..either is a great time for families to be together. Whether hunting for eggs with the […]

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Lavender…A Spring Must Have Color

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Julie here today, and while purple has always been my personal favorite color ever since I was a little girl, I’ve never liked wearing the color. Whether that’s because I tend to stick to black, white, and grey or because I never knew how to wear it, I’m not sure, but I’m excited to see that […]

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