Category: fancypants

Child Of Wild

I am just crazy about this line of culturally inspired jewelry called Child Of Wild. In their words, “CHILD of WILD is a brand that believes objects with past lives or cultural relevance have a depth that can be felt. ┬áIn this day of accumulating “a lot of cheap” CHILD of WILD comes from the […]

Razor Reef Portable Surf Shower

My very surfalicious friend Mari sent a link to the Razor Reef Portable Surf Shower which I of course had to IMMEDIATELY purchase on amazon.com. I mean, what girl wouldn’t want to rinse off with a portable shower after a surf, especially since said girl cannot lift the cool jerry can she purchased because it’s […]

Full Expression Of Self

I had lunch yesterday with someone whose fashion sense I have admired for years. While we sat and talked, I became obsessed with some clunky bracelets she was wearing that rattled when she spoke. I loved it. So cool. So chic. So unusual. So funny that I must have about ten of those very same […]

Feeling pretty fancy!

I had an astonishing realization today. This is what 12 months and 20lbs looks like. Motivation enough to keep it that way! Yes, I had help in the form of a fantastic clinic called One Life (www.onelifediet.com), but it also took some dedication on my part. High protein, low carbs, really understanding portions, much less […]

Wallflower

The other day I dropped my kids at school when I saw a group of women I know heading off at a brisk pace towards the golf course across the road. I would consider each one of them to be a relatively good friend and yet I have never, ever been invited to go for […]

Madonna’s Boobs

I was recently in need of a mega pair of headphones to block out the sounds in the cafe where I sit and write. And I needed something more striking than my Bose which are fabulous for flying but not so much on the looks department. These headphones needed to fulfill an aesthetic purpose too […]

Road Map

My husband and I have breakfast at the same restaurant several times each week. It’s a couple of towns over and an easy 15 minute drive from our home. I know the drive like the back of my hand. And last week I got lost on the way there. Twice. I was so wrapped up […]