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Stepping Out

I adore the Duchess of Cambridge. I realized recently that I am a bit too preoccupied with her (more than a 40-year-old American wife and mother should be anyway). However, I love how she has conducted herself thus far; she … Continue reading

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Chic Weight Loss

Mireille Guiliano, how I love thee! Ms. Guiliano had a major impact on my life with her book, French Women Don’t Get Fat. When I read FWDGF in 2005, I was at my highest weight: 260 pounds. I am 5’10” … Continue reading

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Thankful

I have much to be thankful for. A few months ago, my mom was diagnosed with breast cancer. Surgery was followed by radiation and now, chemotherapy. She is only 65 years old and we are hopeful she still has a … Continue reading

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Stunning Chic Sighting

I just returned from the grocery store. When I arrived, as I was walking in from the parking lot, I crossed paths with a truly chic woman. She was coming out of the store with her cart. I am guessing … Continue reading

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French Revolution

I would like to call your attention to this wonderful site, French Revolution Food This young woman has put together a wonderful site about food and eating the French way. Here is some information from her “About” page: My name … Continue reading

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On Posture

Growing up, I had terrible posture. I was always the tallest girl in my class which led to the inevitable slouch that occurs when a young girl is taller than her teacher. Additionally, after I graduated from high school I … Continue reading

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The Good Things in Life

This is a great article about a chic French mother and daughter living the good life! How true to life is Mireille Guiliano’s famous book on French eating habits? On the money, it appears, writes BONNIE BENWICK THE FRENCH cheeses … Continue reading

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